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Finance, Investment, and Debt

Essential Reading Items

Paper: Flirting with Default: Issues Raised by Debt Confrontations in the United States
by Joseph E. Gagnon, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Anna Gelpern, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Tomas Hellebrandt, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Douglas A. Rediker, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and David J. Stockton, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Kent Troutman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Angel Ubide, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2014

Op-ed: A Dose of Reality for the Dismal Science
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
April 19, 2013

Op-ed: Five Myths about the Euro Crisis
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
September 7, 2012

Policy Brief 12-18: The Coming Resolution of the European Crisis: An Update
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2012

Book: Resolving the European Debt Crisis
edited by William R. Cline and Guntram B. Wolff
March 2012

Policy Brief 12-20: Why a Breakup of the Euro Area Must Be Avoided: Lessons from Previous Breakups
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2012

Policy Brief 10-27: How Europe Can Muddle Through Its Crisis
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
December 2010

Testimony: A New Regime for Regulating Large, Complex Financial Institutions
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection, Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing on "A New Regime for Regulating Large, Complex Financial Institutions."
December 7, 2011

Book: Sovereign Wealth Funds: Threat or Salvation?
by Edwin M. Truman
September 2010

Article: The Dollar and the Deficits: How Washington Can Prevent the Next Crisis
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in Foreign Affairs, Volume 88 No. 6, November/December 2009
November 2009

Policy Brief 09-13: A Solution for Europe's Banking Problem
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2009

Speech: Global Financial Surveillance and the Quest for Financial Stability
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks presented at the conference, "Reforming Financial Regulation and Supervision: Back to Basics," Madrid, Spain.
June 15, 2009

Policy Brief 10-22: Not All Financial Regulation Is Global
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Stéphane Rottier, National Bank of Belgium
September 2010

Speech: Addressing the Current Financial Crisis
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech presented at a Peterson Institute event
October 7, 2008

Testimony: The Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds: Impacts on US Foreign Policy and Economic Interests
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC
May 21, 2008

Policy Brief 08-3: A Blueprint for Sovereign Wealth Fund Best Practices
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
April 2008

Paper: The Subprime and Credit Crisis
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper based on a speech presented at the thirteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC
April 3, 2008

Op-ed: A Proposal to Improve Regulatory Liquidity
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
May 21, 2008

Book: Reforming the IMF for the 21st Century
edited by Edwin M. Truman
April 2006


Policy Briefs

14-5: Is the European Central Bank Failing Its Price Stability Mandate? [pdf]
by Angel Ubide, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2014

13-31: Implementation of the Santiago Principles for Sovereign Wealth Funds: A Progress Report [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
December 2013

13-25: Governing the Federal Reserve System after the Dodd-Frank Act [pdf]
by Peter Conti-Brown, Stanford Law School's Rock Center for Corporate Governance
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2013

13-24: China's Credit Boom: New Risks Require New Reforms [pdf]
by Nicholas Borst, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2013

13-21: Lehman Died, Bagehot Lives: Why Did the Fed and Treasury Let a Major Wall Street Bank Fail? [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Joseph E. Gagnon, Peterson Institute for International Economics
September 2013

13-19: Progress on Sovereign Wealth Fund Transparency and Accountability: An Updated SWF Scoreboard [pdf]
by Allie E. Bagnall, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2013

13-17: A Realistic Bridge Towards European Banking Union [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2013

13-14: Shadow Deposits as a Source of Financial Instability: Lessons from the American Experience for China [pdf]
by Nicholas Borst, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2013

13-12: Sovereign Damage Control [pdf]
by Anna Gelpern, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2013

13-7: The Congress Should Support IMF Governance Reform to Help Stabilize the World Economy [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
March 2013

13-5: From Supervision to Resolution: Next Steps on the Road to European Banking Union [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Guntram B. Wolff, Bruegel
February 2013

13-3: Debt Restructuring and Economic Prospects in Greece [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2013

13-1: The World Needs a Multilateral Investment Agreement [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2013

12-20: Why a Breakup of the Euro Area Must Be Avoided: Lessons from Previous Breakups [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2012

12-18: The Coming Resolution of the European Crisis: An Update [pdf]
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2012

12-17: Southern Europe Ignores Lessons from Latvia at Its Peril [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2012

12-15: Restoring Fiscal Equilibrium in the United States [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2012

12-5: Interest Rate Shock and Sustainability of Italy's Sovereign Debt [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2012

12-4: The European Crisis Deepens [pdf]
by Peter Boone, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2012

12-1: The Coming Resolution of the European Crisis [pdf]
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2012

11-21: What Can and Cannot Be Done about Rating Agencies [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
November 2011

11-15: Sustainability of Greek Public Debt [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2011

11-13: Europe on the Brink [pdf]
by Peter Boone, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2011

11-11: Keeping the Promise of Global Accounting Standards [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2011

11-9: Lessons from the East European Financial Crisis, 2008-10 [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2011

11-4: The Outlook for International Monetary System Reform in 2011: A Preliminary Report Card [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2011

10-30: An Update on EU Financial Reforms [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
December 2010

10-27: How Europe Can Muddle Through Its Crisis [pdf]
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
December 2010

10-25: Will It Be Brussels, Berlin, or Financial Markets that Check Moral Hazard in Europe’s Bailout Union? Most Likely the Latter! [pdf]
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2010

10-22: Not All Financial Regulation Is Global [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Stéphane Rottier, National Bank of Belgium
September 2010

10-18: Dealing with Volatile Capital Flows [pdf]
by Olivier Jeanne, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2010

10-17: Turning Back the Clock: Japan’s Misguided Postal Law is Back on the Table [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Julia Muir, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2010
Revised October 2010

10-14: In Defense of Europe's Grand Bargain [pdf]
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2010

09-13: A Solution for Europe's Banking Problem [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2009

09-11: Understanding Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2009

08-8: Financial Repression in China [pdf]
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
September 2008

08-3: A Blueprint for Sovereign Wealth Fund Best Practices [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
April 2008

07-6: Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Need for Greater Transparency and Accountability [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2007

05-2: After Argentina [pdf]
by Anna Gelpern, Peterson Institute for International Economics
September 2005

03-5: Reforming OPIC for the 21st Century [pdf]
by Theodore H. Moran, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2003


Working Papers

13-9: Asian and European Financial Crises Compared [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2013

13-8: The Greek Debt Restructuring: An Autopsy [pdf]
by Jeromin Zettelmeyer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Christoph Trebesch, University of Munich
and Mitu Gulati, Duke University
August 2013

13-1: The Importance of Trade and Capital Imbalances in the European Debt Crisis [pdf]
by Andrew Hughes Hallett, George Mason University
and Juan Carlos Martinez Oliva, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2013

12-12: Sovereign Debt Sustainability in Italy and Spain: A Probabilistic Approach [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2012

12-7: Lessons from Reforms in Central and Eastern Europe in the Wake of the Global Financial Crisis [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
April 2012

12-2: Financial Reform after the Crisis: An Early Assessment [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2012

12-1: Fiscal Federalism: US History for Architects of Europe's Fiscal Union [pdf]
by C. Randall Henning, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Martin Kessler, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2012

11-15: How Flexible Can Inflation Targeting Be and Still Work? [pdf]
by Kenneth N. Kuttner, Williams College
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
September 2011

11-12: Sovereign Wealth Funds: Is Asia Different? [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2011

11-10: The Liquidation of Government Debt [pdf]
by Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and M. Belen Sbrancia, University of Maryland
April 2011

11-9: Coordinating Regional and Multilateral Financial Institutions [pdf]
by C. Randall Henning, Peterson Institute for International Economics
March 2011

11-7: Capital Controls: Myth and Reality—A Portfolio Balance Approach [pdf]
by Nicolas E. Magud, International Monetary Fund
and Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Kenneth S. Rogoff, Harvard University
March 2011

11-5: Integrating Reform of Financial Regulation with Reform of the International Monetary System [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2011

11-3: Foreign Direct Investment in Times of Crisis [pdf]
by Lauge Skovgaard Poulsen, London School of Economics
and Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2011

11-2: Too Big to Fail: The Transatlantic Debate [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2011

11-1: Current Account Imbalances Coming Back [pdf]
by Joseph E. Gagnon, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2011

10-18: Sovereign Bankruptcy in the European Union in the Comparative Perspective [pdf]
by Leszek Balcerowicz, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Poland
December 2010

10-14: Reform of the Global Financial Architecture [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Garry J. Schinasi, Bruegel
October 2010

10-12: Managing Credit Booms and Busts: A Pigouvian Taxation Approach [pdf]
by Olivier Jeanne, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Anton Korinek, University of Maryland
September 2010

09-10: A Tractable Model of Precautionary Reserves, Net Foreign Assets, or Sovereign Wealth Funds [pdf]
by Christopher D. Carroll, Johns Hopkins University
and Olivier Jeanne, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2009

09-3: American Multinationals and American Economic Interests: New Dimensions to an Old Debate [pdf]
by Theodore H. Moran, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2009

07-7: North Korea’s External Economic Relations [pdf]
by Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2007

05-4: South Korea's Experience with International Capital Flows [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 2005

04-3: Selective Intervention and Growth: The Case of Korea [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2004

03-9: It Takes More than a Bubble to Become Japan [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2003

03-2: Is Germany Turning Japanese? [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
March 2003

02-1: Moral Hazard and the US Stockmarket: Analyzing the "Greenspan Put" [pdf]
by Marcus H. Miller, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Paul Weller, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Lei Zhang, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2002

01-10: Can International Capital Standards Strengthen Banks in Emerging Markets? [pdf]
by Liliana Rojas-Suarez, Peterson Institute for International Economics
November 2001

01-8: Finance and Changing US-Japan Relations: Convergence Without Leverage--Until Now [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
August 2001

01-7: Beyond Bipolar: A Three-Dimensional Assessment of Monetary Frameworks [pdf]
by Kenneth N. Kuttner, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2001

01-1: Price Level Convergence and Inflation in Europe [pdf]
by John H. Rogers, Federal Reserve Board
and Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Erika Wada, Peterson Institute for International Economics
January 2001

00-8: Strengthening the International Financial Architecture: Where Do We Stand? [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 2000

00-6: Inflation, Monetary Transparency, and G3 Exchange Rate Volatility [pdf]
by Kenneth N. Kuttner, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 2000

99-11: Hazards and Precautions: Tales of International Finance [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Erika Wada, Peterson Institute for International Economics

99-10: Does Talk Matter After All? Inflation Targeting and Central Bank Behavior [pdf]
by Kenneth N. Kuttner, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics

99-9: The Case for Joint Management of Exchange Rate Flexibility
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Olivier Davanne, Conseil d'Analyse Economique
and Pierre Jacquet, Peterson Institute for International Economics

99-3: Competition Policy and FDI: A Solution in Search of a Problem?
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics

96-11: Trade, Investment, and Economic Conflict Between the US and Asia
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics

96-7: The Market Structure Benefits of Trade and Investment Liberalization [pdf]
by Raymond Atje, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics


Testimony

The Impact of the Volcker Rule on Job Creators [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the House Financial Services Committee hearing on "The Impact of the Volcker Rule on Job Creators, Part I"
January 15, 2014

The Fiscal and Economic Effects of Austerity [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Senate Budget Committee hearing on "The Fiscal and Economic Effects of Austerity"
June 4, 2013

Flirting with Disaster: Solving the Federal Debt Crisis [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to Joint Economic Committee of Congress, hearing on "Flirting with Disaster: Solving the Federal Debt Crisis."
March 14, 2013

The Statutory Debt Limit [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the House Ways and Means Committee, hearing on statutory debt limit
January 22, 2013

The Future of the Euro Area [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Prepared statement presented before the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on European Affairs hearing on "The Future of the Eurozone: Outlook and Lessons"
August 1, 2012

How the Taxation of Labor and Transfer Payments Affect Growth and Employment [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony presented before the Joint Economic Committee hearing on “How the Taxation of Labor and Transfer Payments Affect Growth and Employment”
May 16, 2012

Increasing Market Access for US Financial Firms in China [pdf]
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony presented at "Increasing Market Access for US Financial Firms in China: Update on Progress of the Strategic and Economic Dialogue" hearing before the House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Trade
May 16, 2012

Examining the Impact of the Volcker Rule
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the House Financial Services Committee, the Joint Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises, and the Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit Subcommittee Hearing on "Examining the Impact of the Volcker Rule on Markets, Businesses, Investors, and Job Creation."
January 18, 2012

A New Regime for Regulating Large, Complex Financial Institutions [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Protection, Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs hearing on "A New Regime for Regulating Large, Complex Financial Institutions."
December 7, 2011

The European Debt Crisis: Strategic Implications for the Transatlantic Alliance
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the US Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee on European Affairs
November 2, 2011

The Euro Area Crisis: Origin, Current Status, and European and US Responses [pdf]
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the US House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe and Eurasia
October 27, 2011

The European Debt and Financial Crisis: Origins, Options
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Congressional testimony submitted to the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs: Subcommittee on Security and International Trade and Finance
September 22, 2011

Tax Reform and Consumption-based Tax Systems
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Congressional testimony submitted to the US House Ways and Means Committee hearing on "Tax Reform and Consumption-based Tax Systems"
July 26, 2011

Legislative Proposals Regarding Bank Examination Practices
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the House Committee on Financial Services, Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit, hearing on "Legislative Proposals Regarding Bank Examination Practices"
July 8, 2011

Spend Less, Owe Less, Grow the Economy [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony submitted to the Joint Economic Committee of Congress, hearing on "Spend Less, Owe Less, Grow the Economy"
June 21, 2011

The Role of the International Monetary Fund and Federal Reserve in the Stabilization of Europe
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the US House Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on International Monetary Policy and Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy and Technology
May 20, 2010

The Science of Insolvency
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the US House of Representatives, Committee on Science and Technology, Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight hearing, "The Science of Insolvency"
May 19, 2009

Sovereign Wealth Funds: New Challenges from a Changing Landscape
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy, Trade and Technology, Financial Services Committee, US House of Representatives
September 10, 2008

The Rise of Sovereign Wealth Funds: Impacts on US Foreign Policy and Economic Interests [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Foreign Affairs, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC
May 21, 2008

Sovereign Wealth Fund Acquisitions and Other Foreign Government Investments in the United States: Assessing the Economic and National Security Implications
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate
November 14, 2007

Statement to the Senate Banking Subcommittee on International Trade and Finance
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Hearing on the Argentine Financial Crisis
United States Senate
Washington, DC
March 10, 2004
Revised March 22, 2004

The US Export-Import Bank: Meeting the Challenges of the 21st Century
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on International Trade and Finance Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
United States Senate
Washington, DC
May 17, 2001

Domestic Monetary Policy, Technology, and Economic Growth
by Martin Neil Baily, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Financial Services
United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC
March 29, 2001

Reforming the Multilateral Development Banks
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on International Trade and Finance Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
United States Senate
Washington, DC
June 8, 2000

Reforming the International Financial Architecture
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Banking and Financial Services
United States House of Representatives
Washington, DC
March 23, 2000

Reforming the International Financial Institutions: A Dissenting View
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
United States Senate
March 9, 2000

Progress and Prospects: A Simple Framework and Review of the IMF Programs of Brazil, Indonesia, Republic of Korea, and Thailand
by Catherine L. Mann, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Subcommittee on International Trade and Finance
United States Senate
Washington, DC
March 9, 1999

An International Lender of Last Resort and the International Financial Markets
by Catherine L. Mann, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs
United States Senate
Washington, DC
April 27, 1998

The International Monetary Fund and the National Interests of the United States
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Testimony before the Joint Economic Committee
United States Congress
Washington, DC
February 24, 1998


Op-eds

Clearing Houses Could Be the Next Source of Chaos
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
June 17, 2014

Poland Doesn't Need to Fix Unbroken Pension System
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Bloomberg
December 4, 2013

From Credit to Crisis
by Nicholas Borst, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Caixin Online. Reposted with permission.
October 24, 2013

Europe's Voters Wisely Stick with Frugal Leaders
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Bloomberg
September 29, 2013

The Swedish Model for Economic Recovery
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
August 30, 2013

Where Europe Works
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
May 30, 2013

The Fiscal Lessons from the Baltic States Must Not Be Ignored
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Central Europe Digest. Reposted with permission.
May 1, 2013

Reinhart-Rogoff: The Problem and Solutions
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
April 23, 2013

A Dose of Reality for the Dismal Science
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
April 19, 2013

The UK Is Very European—in Its Mistakes
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
February 22, 2013

How the IMF Can Help Cut US Joblessness
by Joseph E. Gagnon, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Bloomberg. Reposted with permission.
February 4, 2013

Japan Should Rethink Its Stimulus
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
January 15, 2013

Why Austerity Works and Stimulus Doesn't
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Bloomberg
January 7, 2013

What Next? Time for a Change of Direction
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Excerpt posted with permission of Prospect magazine
December 13, 2012

Five Myths about the Euro Crisis
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
September 7, 2012

India: Favoring Foreigners in Finance
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
August 30, 2012

The IMF Should Heed This Resignation
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
July 25, 2012

A Better Eurobond
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Wall Street Journal
June 7, 2012

The End of the Euro: A Survivor's Guide
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Peter Boone, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Huffington Post
May 27, 2012

Greece's Exit May Become the Euro's Envy
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Financial Times
May 14, 2012

Why the Euro Area Crisis Will Impact Little on Europe's Relations with China
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in East Asia Forum Quarterly
April 3, 2012

Financial Repression: Then and Now
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in VoxEu
March 26, 2012

Greece's New Bonds: Is Another Default Coming?
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in VoxEU
March 21, 2012

Financial Repression Has Come Back to Stay
by Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed on Bloomberg.com. Reposted with permission.
March 11, 2012

Sustainability of Italy's Sovereign Debt
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in VoxEU
March 10, 2012

Europe's New Fiscal Compact Treaty Does Not Outlaw Keynesianism and Is a Stepping Stone to More Progress
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in VoxEU
February 6, 2012

Banking Federalism Key to Euro Area Survival
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Emerging Markets
November 3, 2011

Europe's Debt Crisis: Five Ways It's Been Put to Good Use
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Christian Science Monitor
September 6, 2011

Deal or No Deal, a US Downgrade Is Deserved
by Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Vincent R. Reinhart, American Enterprise Institute
Op-ed in the Financial Times
August 1, 2011

Stress Tests Are Not Enough to Fix the Banks
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
July 15, 2011

American Eyes on Australia's Carbon Tax
by Trevor Houser, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Australian Financial Review
July 12, 2011

The European Union Should Follow Russia's Fiscal Restraint
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Moscow Times
June 22, 2011

Germany Owes More to Prodigal Periphery
by Olivier Jeanne, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
May 25, 2011

Arrogance and Authority
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
April 26, 2011

The European Union Should Start a Debate on Too-Big-To-Fail
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed at VoxEu.org
April 14, 2011

The Future of Banking: Is More Regulation Needed?
by Peter Boone, London School of Economics
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed for the Financial Times
April 10, 2011

New Dogs Unleashed—Ones That Can Bite
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed  in Financial World
April 2011

The Road to Fiscal Crisis
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
March 23, 2011

The Capital Inflow "Problem" Revisited
by Carmen M. Reinhart, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Vincent R. Reinhart, American Enterprise Institute
Op-ed in VoxEU.org
February 25, 2011

Post Crisis: What Europe Can Learn from the Baltic States
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Central Europe Digest
February 1, 2011

New Europe's Surprising Resilience
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
December 16, 2010

Voodoo Economics Revisited
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
December 15, 2010

The Problem Is That No One Wants to Invest
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Eurointelligence
November 25, 2010

Europe's Monetary Cordon Sanitaire
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
November 14, 2010

Who Caused the Currency Wars?
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Project Syndicate
October 13, 2010

The Reserve Bank of India's Fateful, Fatal Action?
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
September 29, 2010

Brady Bonds for the Eurozone
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
September 15, 2010

The New Disintegration of Finance
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Stéphane Rottier, National Bank of Belgium
Op-ed in the Financial Times
September 9, 2010

The Case for an Indian Sovereign Wealth Fund
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
September 5, 2010

Detailed Disclosure Is the Key to Stress-Test Success
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Eurointelligence
July 15, 2010

A Roosevelt Moment for America’s Megabanks?
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Project Syndicate
July 14, 2010

Chinomics: Yes, China Does Need that Infrastructure
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Wall Street Journal
June 23, 2010

Greek Deal Lets Banks Profit from "Immoral Hazard"
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
May 6, 2010

The End of China's Property Boom—A Bang or a Blip?
by Daniel H. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Posted in the China Real Time Report, Wall Street Journal
April 23, 2010

Delhi's Budget Bets on Growth
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Wall Street Journal
February 23, 2010

The Fund Should Help Brazil To Tackle Capital Inflows
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
October 25, 2009

How To Prevent an Unruly Rush for the Exit
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
September 17, 2009

Making Capital Rules Work
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Welt am Sonntag
September 16, 2009

Talk About China's Banks, Too
by Daniel H. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Yam Ki Chan, Columbia University
Op-ed in the Wall Street Journal
July 26, 2009

European Banking Needs a State-Led Triage Body
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
July 2, 2009

India: To Be or Wannabe a Superpower?
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
May 27, 2009

The Montek Monetization Moment?
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
February 25, 2009

To Save the Banks We Must Stand Up to the Bankers
by Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
January 27, 2009

"Bad Banks" for Beginners
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and James Kwak, Yale Law School
Post on Baseline Scenario
January 21, 2009

Auto-bailout: Will Americans Demand the Cars Congress Wants the Big Three to Build?
by Robert Z. Lawrence, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Post on the Financial Times' Economists' Forum
December 11, 2008

How to Manage the Banks
by Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and James Kwak, Yale Law School
Op-ed in the Washington Post
October 15, 2008

A Frightful Wake-Up Call
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Moscow Times
September 24, 2008

Four Myths about Sovereign Wealth Funds
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in VoxEU.org
August 14, 2008

Financial Hybrids Do Not Work
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Börsen-Zeitung for the series "Jenseits der Krise"
August 7, 2008

A Proposal to Improve Regulatory Liquidity
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
May 21, 2008

Who Needs Inflation Targeting?
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
April 22, 2008

We Must Curb International Flows of Capital
by Dani Rodrik, Harvard University
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
February 25, 2008

Who, Not What, Matters for Investment Barriers
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Welt am Sonntag
November 4, 2007

Markets and the Capital Account Conundrum
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Standard, New Delhi
October 24, 2007

Meeting the Challenge of Sovereign Wealth Funds
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in Handelsblatt
September 18, 2007

Landing the Reverse Greenspan
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in The International Economy
"The Monetary Realist" Column
July 15, 2007

Bubbles Are Getting Blown Out of All Proportion
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Financial Times
September 8, 2004

Race to the Brink
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Business Review Weekly (Australia)
January 29, 2004

For Japan, It's Every Which Way But Back
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Op-ed in the Washington Post
October 20, 2002


Speeches and Papers

More Transparency Needed: Making Official Holdings More Open [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Reposted with permission from Global Public Investor.
June 2014

The US-China-Europe Economic Reform Agenda [pdf]
by Nicholas Borst, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Cullen S. Hendrix, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Ryan Rutkowski, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Papers presented at the third annual China-US Economists Symposium in Beijing
May 17-18, 2014

Flirting with Default: Issues Raised by Debt Confrontations in the United States [pdf]
by Joseph E. Gagnon, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Anna Gelpern, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Tomas Hellebrandt, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Douglas A. Rediker, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and David J. Stockton, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Kent Troutman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Angel Ubide, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 2014

The Yin and Yang of the European Sovereign Debt Crisis [pdf]
by Andreas Dombret, Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank
October 17, 2013

Banking Nationalism and the European Crisis [pdf]
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 27, 2013

Comment on The Bankers' New Clothes [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presented at the book release event for The Bankers' New Clothes: What's Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It
February 11, 2013

Reflections on Reserve Management and International Monetary Cooperation [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks delivered at the World Bank/Bank for International Settlements Joint Fourth Public Investors' Conference
December 3, 2012

The Role of International Financial Institutions in Addressing the Financial Crises of the 21st Century: Confrontation or Cooperation? [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Expanded version of remarks delivered at the Casgrain and Company Economic Conference at Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada
July 13, 2012

Towards a European Financial Union and a More Solid European Banking Sector
by Michel Barnier, European Commission
Prepared remarks presented at a European Breakfast meeting at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
July 12, 2012

The Political Redefinition of Europe
by Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Opening remarks at the Swedish Financial Markets Committee's (FMK) Conference on "The European Parliament and the Financial Markets," Stockholm
June 8, 2012

Lessons from the Crisis: Challenges for the Advanced Economies and for the European Monetary Union [pdf]
by Jean-Claude Trichet, Former President of the European Central Bank
Transcript of the Eleventh Annual Niarchos Lecture
May 18, 2012

The G-8 and Euro Area Clouds
by C. Randall Henning, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Interview by Christopher Alessi, Associate Staff Writer, Council on Foreign Relations
May 17, 2012

Lessons from Sweden on the Global Financial Crisis [pdf]
by Anders Borg, Minister of Finance of Sweden
April 23, 2012

Portugal: Gaining Credibility and Competitiveness [pdf]
by Vítor Gaspar, Minister of Finance of Portugal
Transcript of speech delivered at an event held at the Peterson Institute
March 19, 2012

Greece's Crisis: Testing the Viability of the Euro Project [pdf]
by Yannos Papantoniou, former Minister of Economy and Finance of Greece
Prepared remarks delivered at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
March 12, 2012

Italy's Effect on the Global Economy [pdf]
by Mario Monti, Prime Minister of Italy
Transcript of speech presented at the Peterson Institute
February 9, 2012

Alternative Strategies for Resolving the European Debt Crisis [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

France, the State, and Globalization [pdf]
by Zaki Laïdi, Sciences Po
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

Greece in the Euro Area: Odd Man Out, or Precursor of Things to Come? [pdf]
by Loukas Tsoukalis, University of Athens/ELIAMEP
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

Political-Economic Context in Ireland [pdf]
by Alan Ahearne, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

Six Lessons From Prior Sovereign Debt Restructurings [pdf]
by Lee C. Buchheit, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP, New York
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

Spain and the Euro Area Sovereign Debt Crisis [pdf]
by Guillermo de la Dehesa, Centre for Economic Policy Research
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

The Euro Area Crisis: Policy Options Ahead [pdf]
by Guntram B. Wolff, Bruegel
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

The Political Economy of Germany in the Sovereign Debt Crisis [pdf]
by Daniela Schwarzer, German Institute for International and Security Affairs
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

Understanding Portugal in the Context of the Euro Crisis [pdf]
by Pedro Lourtie, Former Portuguese Secretary of State for European Affairs
Paper prepared for Resolving the European Debt Crisis, a conference hosted by the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Bruegel, Chantilly, France
September 13-14, 2011

The United States in the World Economy
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech delivered at the Chautauqua Lecture Series, "The US Economy: Beyond a Quick Fix"
August 12, 2011

Question and Answer Session: The Greek Debt Crisis: Prospects and Opportunities
Transcript of Question and Answer session following the public address of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of Greece, Professor Evangelos Venizelos
July 25, 2011

The Greek Debt Crisis: Prospects and Opportunities
by Evangelos Venizelos, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance of Greece
Prepared remarks delivered at the Peterson Institute event The Greek Debt Crisis: Prospects and Opportunities
July 25, 2011

Why the U.S. Needs to Cut the Deficit
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Interview by Christopher Alessi, Associate Staff Writer, Council on Foreign Relations
July 21, 2011

Regulating Systemically Important Financial Firms [pdf]
by Daniel K. Tarullo, Federal Reserve Board
Prepared remarks delivered at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC
June 3, 2011

Comment on Dani Rodrik's The Globalization Paradox
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Prepared remarks at the Peterson Institute event "The Globalization Paradox: Democracy and the Future of the World Economy"
May 4, 2011

Sovereign Bankruptcy in the EU in the Comparative Perspective [pdf]
by Leszek Balcerowicz, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Poland
Paper presented at the event "The Eurozone: Problems and Solutions" held at the Peterson
December 6, 2010

Too Big To Fail: The Transatlantic Debate [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Nicolas Veron, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the conference The Transatlantic Relationship in an Era of Growing Economic Multipolarity held at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 8, 2010

Global Economic Prospects as of September 30, 2010: A Moderating Pace of Global Recovery [pdf]
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the eighteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects
September 30, 2010

Financial Reform, Economic Growth and the International Dialogue
by Robert E. Diamond, Jr., President of Barclays PLC and CEO of Corporate & Investment Banking and Wealth Management
Prepared remarks delivered at the event "Financial Reform, Economic Growth and the International Dialogue" held at the Peterson Institute for International Economics
June 23, 2010

Linkages between International Trade and Financial Markets: Mapping the Issues [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks delivered at conference sponsored by the Halle Institute for Economic Research and the Martin-Luther University of Halle-Wittenburg in Halle, German
June 17, 2010

Essential Elements of Financial Reform
by Paul A. Volcker, Chairman of the President’s Economic Recovery Advisory Board
Transcript of speech delivered at the Peterson Institute event "Volcker on Essential Elements on Financial Reform"
March 30, 2010

The International Monetary System and Global Imbalances [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper based on remarks delivered at the December 15, 2009, conference "The International Monetary System: Looking to the Future and Lessons from the Past," sponsored by the International Monetary Fund and the UK Economic and Research Council
January 2010

The Dollar and the Deficits: How Washington Can Prevent the Next Crisis
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in Foreign Affairs, Volume 88 No. 6, November/December 2009
November 2009

The Case for an Orderly Resolution Regime for Systemically-Important Financial Institutions [pdf]
by H. Rodgin Cohen, Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
and Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Pew Charitable Trusts Briefing Paper 13 reposted with permission
October 2009

Is China’s Stimulus Program Protectionist? [pdf]
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
June 25, 2009

Global Financial Surveillance and the Quest for Financial Stability
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks presented at the conference, "Reforming Financial Regulation and Supervision: Back to Basics," Madrid, Spain.
June 15, 2009

Financial Regulation in the Wake of the Crisis
by Daniel K. Tarullo, Federal Reserve Board
Remarks presented at the Peterson Institute event "Global Financial Regulation Reform in the Wake of the Crisis"
June 8, 2009

Is the United States De-emphasizing its Bank Clean-Up Plan? [pdf]
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
June 8, 2009

Policy Responses to the Global Financial Crisis
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks presented at the Ninth Annual International Seminar, on "Policy Challenges for the Financial Sector Emerging from the Crisis: Building a Stronger International Financial System," Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, World Bank, and International Monetary Fund
June 3, 2009

Lingering Perils of Bank Insolvency [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
May 19, 2009

The Washington Consensus and the Global Crisis
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at a conference sponsored by the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and the Center for Global Development, "New Ideas in Development Finance after the Financial Crisis"
April 22, 2009

Reshaping the Global Financial System
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at a conference on "Brazil and the London Summit" in São Paulo, Brazil
March 26, 2009

Seven Broad Lessons for the United States from Japan’s Lost Decade [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks presented at Japan's Lost Decade: Lessons for the United States, The Brookings Institution
March 26, 2009

Financing Woes for the Developing World [pdf]
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
March 12, 2009

Bank Nationalization: A Debate [pdf]
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
March 9, 2009

Reforming Financial Regulation, Supervision, and Oversight: What to Do and Who Should Do It
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article on VoxEU.org
February 24, 2009

Baseline Scenario, February 2009
by Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
February 9, 2009

Disenfranchise the Ratings Agencies [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and David Smick, The International Economy
Article in the International Economy
December 23, 2008

A Ten Plank Program for Financial Regulatory Reform [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech on "Addressing the Global Financial Crisis"
National Economists Club, Washington, DC
December 18, 2008

The Management of China's International Reserves and Its Sovereign Wealth Funds
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper prepared for the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Conference "Marking the 30th Anniversary of the Reform and Opening-up", Beijing, China
December 16-17, 2008

G-20 Summit: Financial Markets and the World Economy
by Il SaKong, Institute for Global Economics
Prepared remarks delivered at the Institute event "Korean Perspective on the G-20 Summit"
November 17, 2008

Addressing the Current Financial Crisis [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech presented at a Peterson Institute event
October 7, 2008

Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Challenge for Japan
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech delivered at the Japan Society
May 1, 2008

The Subprime and Credit Crisis [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper based on a speech presented at the thirteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC
April 3, 2008

Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Pose a Risk to the United States?
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks at the American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC
February 25, 2008

A Scoreboard for Sovereign Wealth Funds [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the conference on China's Exchange Rate Policy
Peterson Institute
Washington, DC
October 19, 2007

India’s Economic Growth and Outlook
by Palaniappan Chidambaram, Finance Minister of India
Prepared remarks delivered at a meeting at the Peterson Institute
September 25, 2007

Safe to Return? [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article for the Delegate Publication of the International Monetary Fund/World Bank Annual Meetings in Singapore
September 2006

Why Capital Account Convertibility in India Is Premature [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article published in the Economic and Political Weekly
May 13, 2006

After the Washington Consensus: Latin American Growth and Sustainable Development [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Keynote speech at the Seminar on Latin American Financing and the Role of Development Banks organized by the IDB, BDMG, and ALIDE
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
March 30-31, 2006

Is America's Burgeoning Export of Private Equity Capital a Plus or Minus for the Global Economy? [pdf]
by David M. Rubenstein, Managing Director and Founder, The Carlyle Group
Presentation at the Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
December 6, 2005

The US View on IMF Reform
by Timothy D. Adams, US Department of the Treasury
Speech presented at the Conference on IMF Reform
Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
September 23, 2005

The US Economic Outlook: April 2005 [pdf]
by Martin Neil Baily, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Katharina Plück, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the seventh semiannual meeting on “Global Economic Prospects”
Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
April 7, 2005

A Short History of the Washington Consensus [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper commissioned by Fundación CIDOB for a conference "From the Washington Consensus towards a new Global Governance"
Barcelona, Spain
September 24-25, 2004

The United States and the Global Adjustment Process
by Lawrence H. Summers, Harvard University
Speech at the Third Annual Stavros S. Niarchos Lecture
Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
March 23, 2004

The Washington Consensus as Policy Prescription for Development [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Lecture for the series "Practitioners of Development"
The World Bank
Washington, DC
January 13, 2004

The US Economic Outlook: Investment, Productivity, Deflation [pdf]
by Martin Neil Baily, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the conference on "Global Economic Prospects"
Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
April 3, 2003

Improving the Sovereign Debt Restructuring Process: Problems in Restructuring, Proposed Solutions, and a Roadmap for Reform [pdf]
by Nouriel Roubini, New York University, Stern School of Business
and Brad Setser, Council on Foreign Relations
Paper prepared for the conference on "Improving the Sovereign Debt Restructuring Process"
Paris, France
March 9, 2003

Preventing Financial Crises: The Case for Independent IMF Surveillance
by Edward Balls, Chief Economic Adviser to the British Treasury
Remarks at the Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
March 6, 2003

Did the Washington Consensus Fail?
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of speech at the Center for Strategic & International Studies
Washington, DC
November 6, 2002

Globalization and the International Financial System
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
NYU-Stern Global Business Conference 2001
Globalization: Risks and Rewards
November 30, 2001

Comment on IMF and World Bank Structural Adjustment Programs and Poverty by William Easterly
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
NBER Conference on Management of Currency Crises
March 28-31, 2001

Modernizing the International Financial Architecture: Big Outstanding Issues
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of a presentation at the inaugural session of the Centro Brasileiro de Relacoes Internacionais
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
September 15, 2000

A More Focused IMF
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of a presentation at a conference on "The Future of the Bretton Woods Institutions: The European Contribution to the Debate on the New Financial Architecture"
Organized by the American Council on Germany and the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee
Paris, France
September 13, 2000

A Critical Assessment and an Appeal for Fundamental Tax Reform
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the World Trade Organization Panel Report (dated October 8, 1999)
Report of the Appellate Body (dated February 24, 2000)
United States Tax Treatment for "Foreign Sales Corporations"
March 11, 2000

Tax Policy in a Global Economy
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the American Institute of Contemporary German Studies
Revised February 2000

The Rationale For Financial Sector Reform
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of a speech given at the "Workshop on Financial Sector Reform"
Sponsored by the US-Nepal Chamber of Commerce
September 6, 1999

On the Causes of the US Current Account Deficit
by Catherine L. Mann, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Briefing for the Trade Deficit Review Commission
August 19, 1999

Cleaning up the Financial Wreckage: An Eight-Point Program for Indonesia
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the conference on "The Economic Issues Facing Indonesia"
Sponsored by LPEM FEUI, USAID, PEG
Jakarta, Indonesia
August 18-19, 1999

What Should the World Bank Think about the Washington Consensus?
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper prepared as a background to the World Bank's World Development Report 2000
July 1999

Global Aftershocks: Lessons from Asia/Russia/Brazil
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the San Francisco Committee on Foreign Relations
May 4, 1999

The Intersection of Trade and Finance
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the Organization of American States
March 3, 1999

Tax Policy in a Global Economy: Issues Facing Europe and the United States
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the AICGS Taxation Seminar
Washington, DC
February 12, 1999
Revised February 22, 1999

Too Much Interest in Interest Rates
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article excerpted in the Nihon Keizai Shimbun Economic Commentary
February 10, 1999

Implications of the East Asian Crisis for Debt Management
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented to a conference on "External Debt Management"
Organized by the Reserve Bank of India, the Indian Ministry of Finance, and the World Bank
Kovalam, Kerala
January 7-9, 1999

Reshaping the Global Financial Architecture
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper for the Institute for Infrastructure Finance Roundtable Meeting
Singapore
November 5-6, 1998

The Role of the United States and the IMF in the Asian Financial Crisis
by John J. LaFalce, United States House of Representatives
Address before the Institute for International Economics
Washington, DC
January 27, 1998

Fear of Finance and Global Realities
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Statement before the Oiso Experts Seminar Foreign Trade Council and USIS Tokyo American Center
Tokyo, Japan
November 19, 1997

The Management of Capital Inflows
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper published in Pensamiento Iberoamericano
January-June 1995