Financial Market Turmoil: The Federal Reserve and the Challenges Ahead

Thursday, March 5–
Friday, March 6, 2009

This session was part of the 2009 CFR Corporate Conference.

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Exit polls indicate socialist candidate Luis Arce will become Bolivia’s next president. The peaceful vote signaled an end to a year of electoral uncertainty, but the victor will now confront social upheaval and economic hardship intensified by the coronavirus pandemic. 

Conflict Prevention

Peace negotiators often overlook a proven strategy to reduce conflict and advance stability: include women.