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Assessing Regulatory Impacts on Banking Supervision and Credit Rating Agencies (April 2010)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Thu, Jun 17, 2010

Assessing Regulatory Impacts on Banking Supervision and Credit Rating Agencies (April 2010)

A new article by Aldo Caliari,  "Assessing Global Regulatory Impacts of the U.S. Subprime Mortgage Meltdown: International Banking Supervision and the Regulation of Credit Rating Agencies" is now available. The article has been recently published in academic journal Transational Law and Contemporary Problems, of the University of Iowa (Volume 19, Issue 1, Winter 2010).

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Can the G20 have it both ways? (September 2009)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Fri, Oct 2, 2009

Can the G20 have it both ways? (September 2009)

One of the main achievements touted by the G20 at their recently held Summit in Pittsburgh was agreement on a “Framework for Strong, Sustainable, and Balanced Growth” with the intention of leading to a correction, and preventing future recreation, of imbalances between countries with high current account surpluses and those with high current account deficits. This article argues that the G20’s attempt to do this without a substantial reform of the reserve and monetary system that has led to the current crisis will render the effort meaningless.

2008 Follow-Up Conference on Financing for Development: Fulfilling the Promise of Monterrey? (March 2008)

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Tue, Apr 1, 2008

2008 Follow-Up Conference on Financing for Development: Fulfilling the Promise of Monterrey? (March 2008)

In this article, appeared in the March 2008 edition of Interaction's newsletter Monday Developments, Aldo Caliari writes about the importance and achievements of the Financing for Development Conference held in Monterrey (Mexico), 2002, and the prospects for the upcoming Doha Financing for Development Review Conference, to be held at the end of 2008 in Doha, Qatar.