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Tue, Sep 7, 2021

ASEAN’s COVID spike

Since April, Asia has experienced a wave of COVID suppressing growth throughout the region. The key question to watch is: will supply chain contagion once again follow the virus west?

EconoGraphics by Niels Graham

East Asia Macroeconomics

Tue, Aug 24, 2021

Could China become the Taliban’s new benefactor?

Beijing is eyeing major investments in Afghanistan—but it's up to the Taliban to ease its concerns about security.

New Atlanticist by Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou, Niels Graham

Afghanistan China

Mon, Aug 23, 2021

IMF delivers fiscal firepower

On August 23 the IMF released a historic $650 billion allocation of Special Drawing Rights (SDRs)

EconoGraphics by Niels Graham and William Howlett

Inclusive Growth International Financial Institutions

Niels Graham is a program assistant for the GeoEconomics Center. Prior to joining the Atlantic Council, he worked at McLarty Associates where he supported the firm’s clients as they engaged with the UN and other international government organizations. He has also served as an intern with the Albright Stonebridge Group’s Global Practice, as well the Office of the President Intern at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS).

Niels holds a bachelor degree from the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University, where he studied international affairs and economics with a focus on East Asia.