Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Mar 10, 2012
An article appeared on America, the Catholic News Weekly, quotes Center of Concern staff Aldo Caliari. The article comments on a recent World Bank report showing signs that poverty is receding in the world.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Wed, Nov 9, 2011
Thinking in catholic terms about a global economy ought to be natural. Catholic means global, universal, transcending boundaries. But a Catholic proposal for regulating the global economy has stirred a battle between left and right within the Church.The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace’s “note” — issued in advance of the G20 meeting that opened Nov. 3 in Cannes, France — proposed a gradual evolution toward global governance of finance and trade.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Jan 30, 2010
In a letter appeared on the Financial Times (January 26 edition) Aldo Caliari says criticism of the recently announced White House measures to limit the size and scope of banks misses the point.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Oct 12, 2009
In an interview on Vatican Radio, RBW Director Aldo Caliari responds questions about the recent Summit of the Group of 20 in Pittsburgh, and whether decisions reached there will make the world more resilient to financial crises in the future.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Wed, Sep 30, 2009
A Catholic News Service article refers to CIDSE /COC reactions to the outcomes of the G20 Summit in Pittsburgh.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Fri, Jul 3, 2009
As the participants in the Group of Eight summit gathered in L'Aquila, Italy, July 8-10, the economic crisis gripping the world was getting lots of attention. In this interview for Catholic News Service, Aldo Caliari speaks about what can be expected from the G8 meeting, and how it relates to the recently held UN Conference on the World Financial and Economic Crisis.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Jun 29, 2009
Media reports on Center of Concern and CIDSE views and activities at the World Conference on the Financial and Economic Crisis in New York, June 24-26.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Jun 20, 2009
Center of Concern staff Aldo Caliari is quoted in this analytical article appeared on the Financial Times, June 17 2009.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Mar 2, 2009
In a Financial Times letter to the editor, Aldo Caliari explains what are the likely reasons why the UK Government has preferred to keep rather quiet about its new guests to the Groupf of 20 Summit scheduled to take place in London, April 2 2009.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Wed, Nov 12, 2008
In this letter, appeared in the Financial Times edition of November 12, 2008, Aldo Caliari argues that the low level of ambition for the upcoming financial summit of G20 members in Washington DC should not be a surprise. Unless a much more inclusive approach is followed, giving an institutional platform for the voice of all developing countries, it is unrealistic to expect much more.