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Conference

Ethics and Globalization: The Tradeoffs Underlying Our Policy Choices

Keynote address by the Honorable Barney Frank (D-MA)
Conference made possible by the generous support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and cosponsored by The New Republic

Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC

January 7, 2013


Thomson Reuters | TrustLaw
Call for Ethical Leadership To Stem Corruption, Share Global Wealth
January 8, 2013
Reuters' TrustLaw news service notes that the discussion at the PIIE ethics and globalization conference on increasing income disparity calls into question the sustainability of globalization and the ethical responsibilities of businesses.

The Washington Post
A Glimpse of Obama’s Secret Second-Term Trade Agenda?
January 8, 2013
During the Peterson Institute's conference on "Ethics and Globalization," White House advisor Michael Froman explained that because the major emerging market nations are not amicable to new trade initiatives, the White House is now focusing on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.