Recent Developments

On June 10th, 2016, the Bretton Woods Committee hosted a virtual conference entitled Regional Spotlight: Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa. The event featured Roger Nord, Deputy Director of...

On January 20th, 2016, the IMF Executive Board approved reforms to the IMF’s exceptional access lending framework as part of a multi-year work program in which the IMF staff is reassessing its...

On January 13, 2016, the Bretton Woods Committee hosted a virtual conference titled China, the Renminbi, and the IMF's Special Drawing Rights (SDR). Speakers discussed the significance of...

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The Bretton Woods Committee applauds Congressional passage of 2010 IMF quota and governance reform legislation.

December 18, 2015...

On November 13th, 2015 the Bretton Woods Committee hosted a virtual conference discussing the WTO’s evolution, current challenges, and future opportunities. The event featured speaker David...

On October 10, 2015, over 150 Bretton Woods Committee members and friends gathered for our annual International Council meeting in Lima, Peru alongside the IMF/World Bank Annual Meetings. This...

On October 9, 2015, Bretton Woods Committee member, Scott Morris of the Center for Global Development, testified before the Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee of the House of Representatives...

On July 16th, 2015 the Bretton Woods Committee hosted a virtual conference featuring, Joachim von Amsberg, Vice President of Development Finance at the World Bank, who provided expert...

On June 17, 2015, Bretton Woods Committee members, John Taylor of Stanford University and Clay Lowery of Rock Creek Global Advisors joined former IMF U.S. Executive Director Meg Lundsager in...

On May 19, 2015 over 150 Committee members and friends – including leaders from both public and private sectors as well as civil society – gathered at the World Bank headquarters in Washington D.C...

For this year’s Henry Owen Memorial Award essay contest, graduate students were asked to consider how the Bretton Woods Institutions should evolve and what priorities they should pursue within the...

The banks are bleeding billions in deposits while the Greek government stonewalls its creditors.

William R. Rhodes is President & CEO, William R. Rhodes Global Advisors,...

The rising popularity of extremism reflects a popular disenchantment with the policies that have led to economic stagnation, writes William R. Rhodes.

William R. Rhodes...

By: Bill Reinsch, President, National Foreign Trade Council; Bretton Woods Committee Member

America Needs Trade Promotion Authority

Every year around this...

On Friday February 6th, 2015 a group of approximately 25 Bretton Woods Committee members held a private roundtable discussion with senior International Monetary Fund (IMF) officials to reassess...

On January 27, the Bretton Woods Committee hosted its first virtual conference, Windows Into the IFIs: The Outlook for Economic Growth and Investment in Asia. The event...

Will Republicans Choose to Lead on the Bretton Woods Institutions?
By: Scott Morris, Bretton Woods Committee Member and Senior Associate, Center for Global Development...

On October 9th, 2014, over 200 Bretton Woods Committee members and friends –including leaders within the financial sector and across the international economic policy community of experts –...

On May 21, 2014, two hundred Bretton Woods Committee members and friends – leaders within the private sector and across the international policy community – convened in Washington for the 2014...