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G-20 Weighs Stimulus End as BRICS Plan $100 Billion Fund

Thursday, 5 September 2013
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Ilya Arkhipov, Raymond Colitt, Ksenia Galouchko
“The emerging economies are slowing down and the tapering of advanced economies’ central banks certainly isn’t helping them,” says Domenico Lombardi, Director of CIGI's Global Economy Program, commenting from the Russia G20 Summit in St. Petersburg.

Bad Blood and the G20

Thursday, 5 September 2013
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Anna Maria Tremonti
Domenico Lombardi, Director of CIGI's Global Economy Program, comments from St. Petersburg, on what is (and is NOT) being discussed at the Russia G20 Summit.

Inaugural CIGI survey on international economic governance reveals ‘considerable cause for concern’

Wednesday, 4 September 2013
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egotiations and arrangements for international economic governance have regressed and there is considerable cause for concern going forward, according to a new interactive survey from CIGI.

Un G20 con problemi d’immagine e credibilità alla prova del dossier Siria

Tuesday, 3 September 2013
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Domenico Lombardi, Director of CIGI's Global Economy Program, previews the Russia G20 Summit in St. Petersburg, as Syria dominates the media coverage heading into the summit. (NOTE: This article is only available in Italian.)

Troubles in emerging markets may dominate G-20 summit

Tuesday, 3 September 2013
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Don Lee
"Countries are very much immersed in their own domestic issues and are not going to be entirely engaged in the G20 agenda," says Domenico Lombardi, Director noting that many nations are trying to forge bilateral or regional trade and economic deals as opposed to multilateral ones.

Looking ahead to Russia G20 Summit

Thursday, 22 August 2013
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Domenico Lombardi, Director of CIGI’s Global Economy Program, discusses the upcoming G20 Leaders’ Summit, in St. Petersburg, Russia.

CIGI appoints international financial regulation expert Manuela Moschella as Senior Fellow

Monday, 19 August 2013
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CIGI is pleased to announce the appointment of Manuela Moschella as a CIGI Senior Fellow, effective immediately.

CIGI researchers call for sovereign debt forum to be at the core of the G20 agenda

Thursday, 15 August 2013
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A sovereign debt forum and other incremental, pragmatic proposals to improve sovereign crisis management should be put at the core of the G20 agenda on an ongoing basis, says a new report by CIGI Senior Fellows Richard Gitlin and Brett House.

It’s time for Canada to break some global logjams

Monday, 12 August 2013
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"It’s high time that Canada brought its lumberjack skills to bear on five major international logjams, and one small but vital blockage at home," writes CIGI Senior Fellow Brett House, commenting on sovereign bankruptcy procedures, the crisis in Europe, the future of development financing, and climate change discussions.

Decisão sobre dívida Argentina pode prejudicar EUA (Article in Portuguese)

Friday, 26 July 2013
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Camila Maia
Senior Fellow Brett House comments on possible consequences that a dispute between Argentina and holdouts may have in other international cases of debt restructuring. (Article available only in Portuguese.)