Blog Post by Hung Tran

Dec 2, 2021

The Great LIBOR Transition

Blog Post by Hung Tran

Beginning in 2022, the London Interbank Offered Rates (LIBOR) will be replaced by national reference rates. While the changeover will address the problems that led to the demise of LIBOR, the national reference rates will also introduce new problems which will need to be assessed and resolved.

China Economy & Business

New Atlanticist by Josh Lipsky

Nov 22, 2021

The Fed’s gathering storm shows why Biden chose Powell

New Atlanticist by Josh Lipsky

The Federal Reserve is packed with a powerhouse leadership team that’s well-equipped to handle inflation and labor market recovery, among other pressing issues.

Economy & Business Financial Regulation

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

Nov 22, 2021

China’s debt-reduction campaign is making progress, but at a cost

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

Global economies must prepare accordingly for the coming Chinese slowdown caused by efforts to pare back the country’s corporate debt.

China Economy & Business

Timely Commentary & Analysis by Daniel Fried, Hagar Hajjar Chemali

Nov 19, 2021

AC GeoEcon Explores the Sanctions Response to the Belarus-Poland Border Face-Off

Timely Commentary & Analysis by Daniel Fried, Hagar Hajjar Chemali

Distinguished Fellow and former State Dept. Sanctions Coordinator Ambassador Daniel Fried participated in a discussion with Hagar Chemali, Senior Fellow and host of Oh My World, about the state of sanctions from the US & EU toward Belarus in light of the migrant crisis on Poland’s border

Economic Sanctions European Union

Blog Post by Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou

Nov 12, 2021

Labor force participation rates in G20 in five charts

Blog Post by Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou

Labor force participation rates, down since COVID, were already declining in several G20 countries. Will labor market challenges be part of the next G20 meetings’ agenda?

East Asia Economy & Business

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

Nov 6, 2021

FAST THINKING: What will the infrastructure bill actually do?

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

What does this soon-to-be law mean for the US economy and its place in the world? Our crack economics team is here to break down what matters.

Digital Policy Economy & Business

EconoGraphics by Julia Friedlander, Clete R. Willems

Nov 2, 2021

Goodbye for now, 232: Breaking down the G20 US-EU agreement on steel and aluminum

EconoGraphics by Julia Friedlander, Clete R. Willems

During the G20 summit the US and EU announced an agreement over steel and aluminum tariffs. Julia Friedlander and Non-resident senior fellow Clete Williams react to its implications.

European Union Eurozone

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

Nov 1, 2021

The G20 risks becoming a mini-UN. That’s a bad thing.

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

Endless discussion is slowly replacing swift action. Here’s where last weekend’s Rome summit came up short.

European Union G20

EconoGraphics by GeoEconomics team

Oct 29, 2021

G20 Balance Sheet

EconoGraphics by GeoEconomics team

Asset purchases by the Federal Reserve, European Central Bank, and the Bank of Japan, are driving most of the more than $17 trillion increase in the “G20 balance sheet”.

Inclusive Growth International Financial Institutions

EconoGraphics by Mrugank Bhusari, Niels Graham

Oct 29, 2021

G20 risks becoming G7 + G13

EconoGraphics by Mrugank Bhusari, Niels Graham

This year’s Summit priorities of people, planet, and prosperity seem to have forgotten another P — pandemic — that most of the world is still dealing with.

Economy & Business G20