Italy

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A Conversation with Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa (Audio)

Speaker: Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa
Presider: Jacob A. Frenkel

Listen to Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, Italian minister of economy and finance, discuss the European Central Bank, global imbalances, and the regulation of financial markets as part of the Council's C. Peter McColough Series on International Economics.

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A Conversation with Romano Prodi (Audio)

Speaker: Romano Prodi
Presider: Richard N. Gardner

Listen to Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi discuss Italy’s foreign policy, and relations with China, the Middle East, and Europe.

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A Conversation with Romano Prodi

Speaker: Romano Prodi

Watch Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi discuss Italy's foreign policy, and relations with China, the Middle East, and Europe.

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Backgrounder

Italy Election Preview

Author: Alexandra Silver

Italians will head to the polls for parliamentary elections on April 9 and 10 to determine whether Italy's Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi or challenger Romano Prodi and his center-left coalition will win the tight race.

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