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February 13, 2018

Trade
Adapting International Trade Institutions to New Realities

International trade institutions should be reformed with a focus on increasing public support for the rules-orientated system.

September 12, 2006

Economics
Welcome Felix Salmon …

Felix Salmon – who has long followed emerging market debt for Euromoney – has started blogging for RGE. He wants to do a real bloggy-blog.  Lots of updates.  Short, sharp comments not lengthy diatrib…

July 1, 2007

Monetary Policy
Felix Salmon, matchmaker …

Large, opaque financial institution with a long time horizon and lots of cash to invest in anything that yields more than Treasuries, please meet an opaque, hard-to-value (and sometimes hard-to-sell)…

January 7, 2003

United States
Felix Rohatyn, Banker and Diplomat, Joins Council as Counselor

  For further information contact: April Palmerlee, Director of Communications 434-9544   December 11, 2000, New York, NY – Felix G. Rohatyn, U.S. Ambassador to France and former Managin…

September 16, 2016

Eritrea
African migrants were rescued by a Maltese patrol boat after their dinghy started taking on water. Authoritarianism in Eritrea and the Migrant Crisis

One of the leading sources of refugees in Europe is the impoverished east African nation of Eritrea. Many fleeing describe chronic human rights abuses.

September 14, 2015

Asia
Snyder-Japan South Korea MC.jpg The Japan-South Korea Identity Clash

Teaching Notes for The Japan-South Korea Identity Clash by CFR Senior Fellow Scott A. Snyder.

September 16, 2013

Monetary Policy
Why the Labor Data Point to a September Fed Taper Why the Labor Data Point to a September Fed Taper

The August “jobs report is an important reminder that all this tapering talk is insane and dangerous,” pronounced Slate economics writer Matt Yglesias, reflecting the consensus of the econo-commen…

April 5, 2011

United States
Infrastructure Investment and U.S. Competitiveness

How can the United States improve its aging infrastructure to maintain its global economic competitiveness? Four experts offer their suggestions and discuss the implications of inaction.

July 4, 2014

Taliban
Policemen gather around a shopping mall after a Taliban attack in January 2010. The Taliban in Afghanistan

Though toppled from power in 2001, the Taliban regrouped to resist the U.S.-led occupation of Afghanistan. As international forces draw down, the insurgency remains resilient.

August 26, 2014

Sub-Saharan Africa
Ebola Congo Ebola in the Congo

The health minister of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Felix Kabange Numbi, has announced an outbreak of the Ebola virus in the remote Equateur province. Two cases have been confirmed by …