Highlights

Media Title Date posted
Gary Kleiman Blog Post

Gary Kleiman:
Bretton Woods and Emerging Markets Investment: Toward A New Golden Age


Both the Committee and emerging market investment field have been in existence for roughly half the period of the 75-year history of the Bretton Woods institutions.

Wed, Mar 13, 2019
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Author Spotlight

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf:
What If Women Ruled The World


Ellen Johnson Sirleaf 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.

Mon, Mar 11, 2019
Mari Pangestu Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Mari Pangestu on the impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


Dr. Mari Pangestu 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.

Wed, Mar 6, 2019
Barbara Matthews Blog Post

Barbara Matthews:
The Next 75 Years – Coping with Decentralization and Geopolitical Rebalancing


The Bretton Woods 75th anniversary coincides with accelerating angst regarding rising populism and growing backlash against multilateralism.

Tue, Mar 5, 2019
Martin Wolf Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: Martin Wolf on the impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


Martin Wolf 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.

Thu, Feb 28, 2019
BULENT KILIC/AFP/Getty Images Author Spotlight

David Miliband:
A Battle Plan for the World Bank


The abrupt resignation of Jim Yong Kim as president of the World Bank on February 1—more than three years before the scheduled end of his term—sent ripples of concern through the global development community. With the multilateral system under sustained attack, the last thing it needs is instability at the top.

Fri, Feb 22, 2019
John B. Taylor Author Spotlight

Bretton Woods@75: John B. Taylor on the Impact of the Bretton Woods Institutions


John B. Taylor 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, Feb 22, 2019
William Jannace Blog Post

William Jannace:
Bretton Woods 4.0 Finding New Relevance in a New World Order


Institutions are products of their time, and essentially all have sell-by dates. They typically arise to meet a given challenge, and if proven durable become embedded in the fabric of their environment—at least, up to a point. 

Tue, Feb 19, 2019
Dr. Warren Coats Blog Post

Warren Coats:
Proposal for an IMF Staff Executive Board Paper on Promoting Market SDRs


Few initiatives would be more in keeping with the spirit and goals of the Bretton Woods Committee than the development of wide spread use of a truly international currency—the IMF’s SDR.

Tue, Feb 19, 2019
GMF Roundtable Event Summary

Bretton Woods@75 Dialogue: Transatlantic Trade Realities


On February 1, 2019 the Bretton Woods Committee in partnership with the German Marshall Fund (GMF) of the United States hosted a Bretton Woods@75 Dialogue on Transatlantic Trade Realities.

Wed, Feb 6, 2019