Tue, Aug 6, 2019

O’Toole quoted in Bloomberg on financial transaction between Chinese banks and North Korea

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Financial Regulation

Fri, Jun 28, 2019

Tran in The Financial Times: Two proposals for WTO reform

In the News by Atlantic Council

China International Financial Institutions
BRexit Sanctions

Wed, Jun 12, 2019

Britain’s sanction post-Brexit

On June 12, the Global Business and Economics Program’s Economic Sanctions Initiative hosted a private roundtable on the implications of Brexit for the United Kingdom’s sanctions policy, featuring Qudsi Rasheed, sanctions envoy for the UK government. He explained in detail the UK’s new institutional set-up for sanctions policy. Mr. Rasheed also discussed UK-US-EU cooperation on […]

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Economic Sanctions Economy & Business
Lunch with Hook and Sanctions

Tue, Jun 11, 2019

Sanctions lunch with Brian Hook: Prospects for the Untied States’ maximum pressure campaign on Iran

The Global Business and Economics (GBE) program hosted Brian Hook, US Special Representative for Iran and Senior Policy Advisor to the Secretary of State. The conversation focused on current US sanctions strategy regarding Iran, and he outlined the Trump administration’s rationale behind both the withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal and the maximum pressure campaign. […]

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Economic Sanctions Iran

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

US-China Trade War: Escalation with No End in Sight

Hung Tran The Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics Program’s nonresident senior fellow Hung Tran argues that the ratcheting up of US-China trade tensions in May “could begin to fragment the global economy into US- and China-driven global spheres, with potentially huge implications for sustained growth and prosperity for the world.”

Insights & Impact by Bridget Corna

China Economy & Business
alanwolff

Sat, Jun 1, 2019

Global Trade Developments and the Future of the World Trade Organization

The Global Business and Economics (GBE) program co-hosted, with the South Asia Center, a discussion with WTO Deputy Director-General Ambassador Alan Wolff. The conversation focused on the latest global trade developments and the future of the WTO. South Asia Center Senior Fellow Mark Linscott moderated the session. In addition, Marie Kasperek, deputy director of the […]

Insights & Impact by Bridget Corna

Economy & Business International Financial Institutions

Fri, May 3, 2019

Sultoon Quoted in the Dialogue on Sanctions in Nicaragua

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In the News by Atlantic Council

Sat, Apr 27, 2019

Sultoon in Las Vegas Sun: Trump Pursuing The Right Goals In Cuba, But In The Wrong Way

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In the News by Samantha Sultoon

Cuba

Wed, Apr 24, 2019

Fried Quoted in The Telegraph on US Sanctions On Iran’s Revolutionary Guard

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In the News by Daniel Fried

Iran
GBE

Fri, Apr 12, 2019

The European Union and Brexit

In the context of the spring meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the world Bank Group, the Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics Program (GBE) and the Future Europe Initiative (FEI) co-hosted The Hon. Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice President of the European Commission for the Euro. The discussion held on April 12th centered on the […]

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European Union Eurozone