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The Global Business & Economics Program’s
Economic Sanctions Initiative is galvanizing the transatlantic private and public community to stimulate thinking on economic sanctions and improve their design and implementation process.

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Content

Tue, Dec 10, 2019

Tavakol joins Anadolu Agency to discuss the discovery of the new oil fields in Iran

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Energy Markets & Governance

Tue, Dec 10, 2019

Hudson joins the BBC to discuss Sudanese plans to compensate US victims of terrorism

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economic Sanctions

Sun, Dec 8, 2019

Manning quoted in The Global Times on U.S.-China relations

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Conflict

Thu, Dec 5, 2019

Assessing US policy toward Iran

The effectiveness of any US policy needs to be measured against the primary objective it is seeking to accomplish. A policy might be changing some conditions in a target country, but not others. The conditions that are being changed by US policy might be material to US interests, or they might not. The key question […]

IranSource by Kenneth Katzman

Economic Sanctions Iran

Thu, Nov 28, 2019

Bryza in Kyiv Post: Matthew Bryza: Rosneft undermining Venezuela and Iran sanctions

In the News by Atlantic Council

Defense Policy Economic Sanctions

Wed, Nov 27, 2019

Tavakol joins Al Bawaba News Agency to discuss the Iranian economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Economy & Business

Wed, Nov 27, 2019

Is Rosneft undermining “maximum pressure” on Venezuela and Iran as Trump looks away?

US President Donald Trump is conducting policies of “maximum pressure” on two countries, Venezuela and Iran. In Venezuela, Russia’s state-owned oil company, Rosneft, actively undercuts this US policy by helping them circumvent Washington’s tough economic sanctions. Why doesn't Washington apply broad sanctions against the giant Russian company?

EnergySource by Matthew Bryza

Economic Sanctions Energy Markets & Governance

Mon, Nov 25, 2019

Tavakol joins TRT World to discuss the Iranian oil industry and economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Economy & Business

Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Amb. Fried quoted on Swedbank violations of US sanctions

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Economy & Business

Wed, Nov 20, 2019

Slavin joins CGTN to discuss Iran protests

In the News by Atlantic Council

Crisis Management Economic Sanctions

Events

Thu, Dec 19, 2019

The future of Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream: The impact of sanctions legislation

Throughout 2019, Congress has launched multiple legislative efforts to halt Kremlin aggression through stronger sanctions against the Kremlin and its proxies. The 2020 National Defense Authorization Act includes sanctions against companies involved in building the nearly-finished Russian natural gas pipelines to Europe—Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream.

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