On the Upcoming G20 Summit with Stewart Patrick

Stewart Patrick joins Jim Lindsay to discuss the implications of the G20 summit.

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Host
  • James M. Lindsay
    Senior Vice President, Director of Studies, and Maurice R. Greenberg Chair
Episode Guests
  • Stewart M. Patrick
    James H. Binger Senior Fellow in Global Governance and Director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program

Show Notes

Stewart Patrick joins Jim Lindsay to discuss the implications of the G20 summit. Stewart is the James H. Binger senior fellow in global governance and director of the International Institutions and Global Governance Program at CFR. His areas of expertise include multilateral cooperation on global issues; U.S. policy toward international institutions; and the challenges posed by fragile and post–conflict states. He is the author of The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World.

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