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2008
 

Preserving the Global Trading System [pdf]
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
December 24, 2008

Disenfranchise the Ratings Agencies [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and David Smick, The International Economy
Article in the International Economy
December 23, 2008

The Impact of a Fiscal Stimulus Program [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
December 22, 2008

A Ten Plank Program for Financial Regulatory Reform [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech on "Addressing the Global Financial Crisis"
National Economists Club, Washington, DC
December 18, 2008

Report to the President-Elect and the 111th Congress on A New Trade Policy for the United States [pdf]
December 17, 2008

Incremental Steps Toward a Radical Solution [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
December 16, 2008

The Management of China's International Reserves and Its Sovereign Wealth Funds
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper prepared for the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences Conference "Marking the 30th Anniversary of the Reform and Opening-up", Beijing, China
December 16-17, 2008

Managing International Financial Instability
by Fabrizio Saccomanni, Director General of the Bank of Italy
Prepared remarks delivered at the Institute event "Managing International Financial Instability"
December 11, 2008

What Should Leaders Do to Stop the Spread of Protectionism?
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Excerpt from the draft of the VoxEU.org ebook What World Leaders Must Do to Halt the Spread of Protectionism
December 8, 2008

The Perils of Moving Too Quickly on Financial Reform [pdf]
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
December 5, 2008

Will Fiscal Stimulus Stimulate Confidence? [pdf]
by Leszek Balcerowicz, Former Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister of Poland
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
December 1, 2008

Sustaining Economic Growth in China [pdf]
by Nicholas R. Lardy, Peterson Institute for International Economics
November 24, 2008

The North American Free Trade Agreement: Time for a Change? [pdf]
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
7th Annual North American Regional Meeting
The Trilateral Commission
November 21-23, 2008

Challenges for the American Workforce [pdf]
by Howard F. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 20, 2008

G-20 Summit: Financial Markets and the World Economy
by Il SaKong, Institute for Global Economics
Prepared remarks delivered at the Institute event "Korean Perspective on the G-20 Summit"
November 17, 2008

Neither a Disappointment nor a Triumph [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 17, 2008

Is a Trade Deal in the Offing in Congress? [pdf]
by I. M. Destler, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 14, 2008

Looking for Reassurance from the G-20 [pdf]
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 10, 2008

India and Bretton Woods II [pdf]
by Aaditya Mattoo, The World Bank
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Special article in Economic & Political Weekly
November 8, 2008

Latin American Memories at the G-20 [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 7, 2008

A Seat at the Table for Emerging Markets [pdf]
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
November 4, 2008

Trade Rules for the Digital Age [pdf]
by Sacha Wunsch-Vincent, OECD
November 2008
Revised November 2008

Ukraine's Financial Ordeal [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
October 30, 2008

The Augmented Misery Index [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard F. Rosen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jisun Kim, Peterson Institute for International Economics
October 28, 2008

Continuing Threats from the Global Financial Crisis [pdf]
by Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
October 27, 2008

The Baseline Scenario [pdf]
by Peter Boone, Effective Intervention
and Simon Johnson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and James Kwak, Yale Law School
October 20, 2008

The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Brazil [pdf]
by John Williamson, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech delivered at the Brazilian–American Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC
October 13, 2008

A Founder’s Perspective on the Euro as a Global Currency [pdf]
by Christian Noyer, Banque de France and European Central Bank
Speech at the conference "Euro at 10:The Next Global Currency?"
October 10, 2008

Regional Perspectives: East Asia [pdf]
by C. Randall Henning, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the conference "Euro at 10:The Next Global Currency?"
October 10, 2008

Why the Euro Will Not Rival the Dollar [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the conference "Euro at 10:The Next Global Currency?"
October 10, 2008

Addressing the Current Financial Crisis [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech presented at a Peterson Institute event
October 7, 2008

Modernizing Multilateralism and Markets
by Robert B. Zoellick, President, World Bank
Prepared remarks at the Peterson Institute event "Zoellick on Fighting Poverty in a Global Economic Crisis"
October 6, 2008

Global Economic Prospects: Surviving a Mild Case of Stagflation [pdf]
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the fourteenth semiannual Global Economic Prospects meeting
September 26, 2008

Crisis Management and Global Markets [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
September 18, 2008

Turmoil in the Markets: How Big a Danger [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Transcript from Peterson Perspectives: Interviews on Current Issues
September 17, 2008

Telecommunications in North Korea: Has Orascom Made the Connection? [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Forthcoming in North Korea Review
September 8, 2008

NAFTA's Bad Rap [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in the International Economy
August 25, 2008

Markets and Famine in North Korea [pdf]
by Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Erik Weeks, Peterson Institute
Article in Global Asia, Vol. 3, No. 2
August 2008

Oil Markets: Principles, Perceptions, and Prices
by David McCormick, US Treasury Under Secretary for International Affairs
Speech at a meeting at the Peterson Institute
July 29, 2008

Economic Sanctions: New Directions for the 21st Century [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Kimberly Ann Elliott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Barbara Oegg, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the book release meeting for Economic Sanctions Reconsidered, 3rd edition
Washington, DC
July 15, 2008

A Partnership of Equals: How Washington Should Respond to China’s Economic Challenge
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in Foreign Affairs
July 2008

An Assessment of Putin's Economic Policy
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article published in CESifo Forum 2/2008
July 2008

US High-Skilled Immigration Policy: A Self-Inflicted Wound
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in YaleGlobal Online
July 1, 2008

Accountability and Oversight of US Exchange Rate Policy [pdf]
by C. Randall Henning, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the release meeting of Accountability and Oversight of US Exchange Rate Policy
June 19, 2008

Evolving Asia Pacific Regionalism: Challenges and Opportunities
by Phil Goff, Minister of Trade and Defense of New Zealand
Speech presented at a Peterson Institute event
June 9, 2008

The Future of the Multilateral Trading System in a Multi-Polar World [pdf]
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Deutsches Institute für Entwicklungspolitik Discussion Paper 8/2008
June 2008

Toward a More Effective WTO: The Role of Variable Geometry
by Robert Z. Lawrence, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Analysis published in East Asian Bureau of Economic Research
June 2008

Gravity Model Analysis [pdf]
by Dean A. DeRosa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the Prospects for Global and Regional Integration in the Maghreb meeting held at the Peterson Institute, May 29, 2008
May 29, 2008

Maghreb Trade and Investment [pdf]
by Dean A. DeRosa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the Prospects for Global and Regional Integration in the Maghreb meetings held at the Peterson Institute, May 29, 2008
May 29, 2008

Recommendations to Revive Regional Integration in the Maghreb [pdf]
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the Prospects for Global and Regional Integration in the Maghreb meeting held at the Peterson Institute, May 29, 2008
May 29, 2008

Perceptions and Realities of Globalization
by Jacob Funk Kirkegaard, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Essay based on presentation at a workshop on Globalization, Trade, and Environment: German-American Cooperation or Confrontation? hosted by the American Institute for Contemporary German Studies (AICGS), Berlin, April 28, 2008.
May 16, 2008

Russia Energy and the European Union: Perspectives on Gazprom [pdf]
by Anders Aslund, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech before the European People's Party, European Parliament, Brussels.
May 15, 2008

The Silent Tsunami—the Globalization of the Hunger Challenge
by Josette Sheeran, UN World Food Program
Keynote address delivered at the Peterson Institute
May 6, 2008

A Call for an "Asian Plaza" [pdf]
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in the International Economy
May 2008

Answering the Critics: Why Large American Gains from Globalization Are Plausible
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
May 2008

It's Not Just About the Money [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in the International Economy
May 2008

North Korea on the Precipice of Famine [pdf]
by Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Erik Weeks, Peterson Institute
May 2008

Sovereign Wealth Funds: The Challenge for Japan
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Speech delivered at the Japan Society
May 1, 2008

Case Studies in Economic Sanctions and Terrorism
Index of selected and updated case studies available online, originally published in the book Economic Sanctions Reconsidered
May 2008
Revised June 2012

The New South Korean Government’s National Economic Agenda
by Il SaKong, Institute for Global Economics
Prepared remarks at a Peterson Institute event
April 18, 2008

More for the Poor and Less for and by the State: The Case for Direct Cash Transfers [pdf]
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Article in the Economic and Political Weekly
April 12, 2008

International Competition Policy and the WTO
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Jisun Kim, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at a conference titled One Year Later: The Antitrust Modernization Commission's Report and the Challenges that Await Antitrust, New York University
April 11, 2008

Role for the Euro in the Global Economy
by Joaquín Almunia, European Commission for Economic and Monetary Affairs
Prepared remarks delivered at the Fifth Whitman Lecture
April 11, 2008

Global Economic Prospects 2008/2009: Hoping for a Global Slowdown and a US Recession
by Michael Mussa, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper presented at the thirteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects
April 3, 2008

Outlook for Emerging Asia and India [pdf]
by Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the thirteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects
April 3, 2008

The Subprime and Credit Crisis [pdf]
by Morris Goldstein, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Paper based on a speech presented at the thirteenth semiannual meeting on Global Economic Prospects, Peterson Institute for International Economics, Washington, DC
April 3, 2008

Tariffs, Enforcement, and Customs Evasion: Evidence from India [pdf]
by Prachi Mishra, International Monetary Fund
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Petia Topalova, International Monetary Fund
Forthcoming article in the Journal of Public Economics
April 2008

Why Did Financial Globalization Disappoint? [pdf]
by Dani Rodrik, Harvard University
and Arvind Subramanian, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Forthcoming in the International Monetary Fund Staff Papers in the symposium issue on Capital Account Liberalization.
March 2008

Do Sovereign Wealth Funds Pose a Risk to the United States?
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks at the American Enterprise Institute, Washington, DC
February 25, 2008

Vision Statement of the Private Sector Advisory Group to the India–United States Trade Policy Forum
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Carla A. Hills, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and John J. Castellani, Business Roundtable
and Ron Somers, US-India Business Council
Statement presented to the US Trade Representative and the Commerce and Industry Minister of India
February 20, 2008

Blue-Collar Blues: Is Trade to Blame for Rising US Income Inequality? [pdf]
by Robert Z. Lawrence, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at the book release meeting for Blue-Collar Blues
February 7, 2008

Implementing the KORUS FTA: Key Challenges and Policy Proposals [pdf]
by Jeffrey J. Schott, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Chapter 4 in Understanding New Political Realities in Seoul: Working toward a Common Approach to Strengthen U.S.-Korean Relations, eds. L. Gordon Flake and Park Ro-byug (The Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation, Washington, 2008)
Posted with permission of the Mansfield Foundation
February 2008

Remarks Regarding Trade Adjustment Assistance
by Senator Max Baucus, Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee
Keynote address at an event held at the Peterson Institute
January 30, 2008

Germany's Labor Reforms in Perspective [pdf]
by Adam S. Posen, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Presentation at a debate on German labor market reforms at the Economic Policy Institute, Washington, DC
January 28, 2008

Asia's Interests in IMF Reform
by Edwin M. Truman, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks at the High-Level Dialogue on Asian Perspectives on the
Future Role of the International Monetary Fund
Singapore
January 18, 2008

Comments on the Stern Review
by William R. Cline, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Remarks at the Roundtable Discussion on the Stern Review
of the Economics of Climate Change and Its Critics
American Economic Association, Annual Meeting, New Orleans
January 5, 2008

Follow the Money: North Korea’s External Resources and Constraints [pdf]
by Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Forthcoming article in 2008 Korea's Economy
January 2008

Global Imbalances and Currency Misalignments
by C. Fred Bergsten, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Outline of remarks at the World Economic Forum, Davos, Switzerland
January 2008

North Korea in 2007 [pdf]
by Stephan Haggard, University of California, San Diego
and Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Forthcoming article in Asia Survey
January 2008

South Africa and the Arab World: Facing Common Challenges [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Wharton School
Article forthcoming in Global Dialogue
January 2008

The Arab Economies at a Tipping Point [pdf]
by Marcus Noland, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Howard Pack, Wharton School
Forthcoming article in Middle East Policy
January 2008

Answering the Critics: Summary
by Gary Clyde Hufbauer, Peterson Institute for International Economics
and Matthew Adler, Peterson Institute
Summary of the paper
"Answering the Critics: Why Large American Gains from Globalization Are Plausible"
January 2008