Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Feb 26, 2007
"WASHINGTON, Mar 13 (IPS) - An independent review of the International Monetary Fund's operations in Africa says the lender's work is
confused, vague, lacks transparency and suffers from a large gap between rhetoric and practice."
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Mar 28, 2006
Letter to the Financial Times commenting on the World Bank's evaluation of trade assistance.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, Jan 12, 2006
In a letter to the editor published by the Financial Times, Aldo Caliari argues that self-insurance by developing countries, rather than an ideal situation, is a product of the incompetence of the International Monetary Fund in providing a more efficient mechanism for this purpose.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Dec 6, 2005
Center of Concern staff quoted in "NGOs ready to flex new muscles at world trade talks", an article released by news agency Reuters on November 2005.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Oct 29, 2005
In a letter to the editor appeared on the October 12 issue of the Financial Times lAdo Caliari says, “Poor-country concerns about the "aid for trade" plan are warranted ("Poorest WTO countries attack 'aid for trade' plan", October 12)”
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Jun 20, 2005
Coming up hard on the G-8 Summit in Gleneagles, Scotland over July 7-8, 2005, Aldo Caliari, Director of the Center's Rethinking Bretton Woods Project, writes to The Financial Times, "In trying to assert its leadership on the debt cancellation question the US government has gone to great lengths. One would have hoped the government would have also wanted to be seen as the first, not the last, to withdraw its support for an economic model that has failed to promote growth in the developing world and, crucially, the poorest countries in need for debt relief. "
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Wed, Mar 9, 2005
In a letter to the editors of the Financial Times published on March 2005, Aldo Caliari, Director of the Rethinking Bretton Woods project, raises concerns about alarming IMF statements following the successful culmination of the Argentine debt swap.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Feb 22, 2005
A letter by Aldo Caliari, Director of the Rethinking Bretton Woods project, regarding the Financial Times editorial "Tackling the Challenge of Poverty", questions the lack of a critical approach to creditors' dominance of the implementation of debt relief in assessing its results.
Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Feb 1, 2005
In this letter to the Financial Times, Center of Concern's staff Aldo Caliari says Peter Sutherland's article ""How to make world trade fairer"" (January 18) fails to address a crucial constraint adversely affecting the decision-making power of the poorest countries in the World Trade Organisation.