IMF and World Bank Group Meetings

Rohingya Muslim men and women walk through Kutupalong refugee camp in Bangladesh. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

World Refugee Council: Greater Political Accountability Necessary to Reform Refugee System

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde accompanied by Canada Finance Minister William Morneau at the 2017 IMF Annual Meetings. ( AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

The Most Logical Peacekeeping Mission for Canada Might Be an Economic One

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RMB joining SDR reserve currencies

China and the SDR: Financial Liberalization through the Back Door


Traditional Cultural Expressions: Laying Blocks for an International Agreement

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19 Apr

Intellectual Property and the New Industrial Revolution: 3D Printing, Robotics, and Advanced Manufacturing

Thursday April 19, 2018 - 11:30 AM
CIGI Campus - Multipurpose Room A120, Waterloo, Canada
20 Apr

Reshaping Trade Through Women's Economic Empowerment

Friday April 20, 2018 - 9:00 AM
World Trade Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
24 Apr

The Fate of Humans in a New Geological Age: Beginning to Think About the Anthropocene

Tuesday April 24, 2018 - 7:00 PM
CIGI Campus Auditorium, Waterloo, Canada

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What Money Can't Buy

In six original episodes over six weeks, the Institute for New Economic Thinking explores what kind of society we truly are, and begins to define what kind of society we hope to be. 


150 Years of Canadian Foreign Policy

On July 1, Canada celebrates 150 years of nationhood. How has Canada's foreign policy changed over time?


Zimbabwe: Of protests, prayer and legacy
Zimbabwe: Of protests, prayer and legacy

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