October 24, 2007
6% of Bear Stearns a day. That is basically what the US has to sell to China to finance its current account deficit right now. Not 6% of Bear ($1 billion) every business day. 6% of Bear every si…
December 6, 2012
Rwandan-backed rebels recently withdrew from the eastern Congolese city of Goma, but a comprehensive peace deal with the government remains elusive, says expert Jason Stearns.
November 30, 2017
Last month, policymakers at the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group expressed cautious optimism about the state of the international economy and predicted cont…
December 10, 2013
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank"), signed into law in July 2010, is one of the most significant regulatory reform measures since the Great Depression.
May 23, 2016
John C. Williams discusses evolving challenges and approaches to monetary policy, and their implications for fiscal policies aimed at enhancing long-run growth.
July 11, 2012
Controversies over too-big-to-fail financial institutions continue to mount. The Basel Accords represent the latest effort to ease risk and restore confidence, as this Backgrounder explains.
December 19, 2012
George F. Kennan: An American Life (The Penguin Press), by renowned historian John Lewis Gaddis, won the eleventh annual Arthur Ross Book Award for the best book published on international affairs.
March 24, 2015
Council on Foreign Relations 3/24/15 Academic Conference Call on Update on the Congo with Jason Stearns