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Macroeconomic impacts of commodity price volatility: G20 Report (July 2012)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, Jul 5, 2012

Macroeconomic impacts of commodity price volatility: G20 Report (July 2012)

The article provides a commentary on a study issued by the G20 this year on the subject macroeconomic impacts of excessive commodity price volatility on growth and the identification of policy options that countries could consider. 

Click here for a more general assessment of the outcomes of the Summit regarding the global economic recovery, financial regulation and IMF reform.

Commodity markets no reliable price beacon, experts say (April 2012)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Sat, Apr 14, 2012

Commodity markets no reliable price beacon, experts say (April 2012)

At a side-event co-sponsored by the International Working Group on Trade-Finance Linkages and the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, in partnership with the Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations, experts spoke about the initiatives to respond to the financialization of commodity markets.