Speaker: Robert E. Rubin, Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury, and Co-Chairman, CFR
May 30, 2012
Former secretary of the U.S. Treasury and CFR Co-Chair Robert E. Rubin identifies three reasons why the eurozone crisis has "reached a point of serious consequence":
"If the eurozone continues to unravel," Rubin cautions, "not only will that have very serious consequences for the eurozone, but I believe it will have serious and maybe even severe consequences for the entire global economy, including the United States."
This Independent Task Force report finds that as more people and services become interconnected and dependent on the Internet, societies are becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyberattacks.
This Independent Task Force asserts that Turkey is an increasingly influential regional and economic power and calls for the United States and Turkey to forge a new partnership.
Robert Rubin writes that the ECB would risk losing its credibility and stoking inflation if it did not impose conditionality on its...
A. Michael Spence writes that Spain appears to be in the early stages of restoring a balanced and sustainable growth pattern.
A. Michael Spence and David Brady argue that reformers facing tough constraints on fiscal policy can have a bigger impact on growth by...