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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

Fri, Sep 17, 2021

Biden finally gets bold on Ethiopia. But will it bring peace?

The Biden team has launched its final and most elaborate warning shot before cracking down with sanctions against human-rights abusers in the Tigray region.

New Atlanticist by Cameron Hudson

Africa Conflict

Fri, Sep 17, 2021

Global Sanctions Dashboard: Summer Edition

The Global Sanctions Dashboard aims to inform economic statecraft policies by analyzing sanctions globally and identifying trends across lists in partnership with Castellum.AI.

EconoGraphics by Julia Friedlander, Michael Albanese and Castellum.AI

Afghanistan Belarus

Thu, Sep 16, 2021

O’Toole quoted in Voice of America about what’s next for the US in Afghanistan

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In the News by Brian O’Toole

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Wed, Sep 15, 2021

State of the Order: Assessing August 2021

The State of the Order breaks down the month's most important events impacting the democratic world order.

Blog Post

Afghanistan Belarus

Mon, Sep 13, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in Al Jazeera about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Mon, Sep 13, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in Axios about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Sun, Sep 12, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in Business Recorder about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Sun, Sep 12, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in Insider about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

GeoEconomics Center mentioned in AFP about Ajmal Ahmady event

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Josh Lipsky

Afghanistan Economic Sanctions

Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Afghanistan’s ex-central bank chief: The Taliban has money to ‘run an insurgency but not a government’

At an Atlantic Council event, Ajmal Ahmady discussed how the Taliban must govern a country short on cash and mired in multiple crises.

New Atlanticist by Dan Peleschuk

Afghanistan Conflict

Events

Fri, Sep 24, 2021

Future of UN sanctions

Online Event Panel discussion on the future of targeted financial sanctions in the United Nations toolkit featuring Sue Eckert, George A. Lopez, Kimberly Prost, and Jacqueline Shire. This conversation is moderated by Howard Wachtel.

2:00pm Belarus China Economic Sanctions Ethiopia