Highlights

Media Title Date posted
William Rhodes Event Summary

The Future of the World Bank Under the Next President


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Mon, Apr 22, 2019
Sec. Mnuchin Event Summary

2019 Annual Meeting - Honoring 75 Years: Forging the Future of Bretton Woods


On April 10, 2019, the Bretton Woods Committee held its 36th Annual Meeting at the IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC where over 200 Committee members and global leaders attended.

Fri, Apr 19, 2019
Carla A. Hills Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Carla A. Hills on the impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


Carla A. Hills is the Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Hills & Company, International Consultants; former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (administration of President Gerald Ford) and former United States Trade Representative (administration of President George W. Bush).

Fri, Apr 19, 2019
Ousmène Jacques Mandeng Blog Post

Ousmène Jacques Mandeng:
Central Bank Digital Currencies: Reordering International Monetary Relations


Financial technology seems set to have a major impact on monetary relations. Several central banks are contemplating to offer central bank issued digital currencies (CBDC) as a medium of exchange for blockchain-enabled or token-based financial ecosystems.

Tue, Apr 16, 2019
Announcement

Henry Owen Memorial Award 2019 Winners Announced


The Henry Owen Memorial Award honors Bretton Woods Committee co-founder Henry Owen, and hopes to inspire new generations of thoughtful young leaders to follow Ambassador Owen’s example as both a scholar and diplomat. This Award has been made possible thanks to the generous contributions of Bretton Woods Committee members, friends, and the Owen family.

Mon, Apr 8, 2019
Thomas A. Bernes Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Thomas A. Bernes on the impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


Dr. Thomas A. Bernes has been Vice President of Programs at The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) since November 2009 and also serves as its Executive Director.

Mon, Apr 8, 2019
Joerg Bibow Blog Post

Joerg Bibow:
Ongoing Erosion of the Global Economic Order Will Sow More Conflict and Yield No Winners


The successful crafting of the Bretton Woods global economic architecture at the end of WWII followed decades of monumental destruction, bloodshed, and misery.

Mon, Apr 1, 2019
Joachim von Amsberg Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Joachim von Amsberg on the impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


Joachim von Amsberg is a contributing author to the Bretton Woods@75 Compendium. Our Author Spotlight series highlights the thought leadership of contributing authors to the Bretton Woods@75 initiative.

Fri, Mar 29, 2019
Luis San Vincente Portes Blog Post

Luis San Vincente Portes:
The Granular Role of the Bretton Woods Committee as Mediator of the Times


The architecture of the liberal world-order ---mainly that of the post-war era--- has relied on the principle of national self-determination and a rule-based framework underpinning diplomatic and economic relations.

Mon, Mar 25, 2019
Arminio Fraga Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Arminio Fraga


Antonio Fraga is a contributing author to the Bretton Woods@75 Compendium. Our Author Spotlight series highlights the thought leadership of contributing authors to the Bretton Woods@75 initiative.

Tue, Mar 19, 2019