Global Connections

Join the conversation with the world's leading economic policymakers, business leaders, and experts as they discuss the challenges facing the global economic system. Caroline Atkinson, former White House deputy national security adviser and former head of global policy for Google, hosts this monthly virtual event series.

Recent Content

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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Betsey Stevenson (University of Michigan; Former Member of the Council of Economic Advisers) and Abebe Selassie (International Monetary Fund)

June 8, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Catherine L. Mann (Citi; Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development) and Jakob von Weizsäcker (German Ministry of Finance)

May 11, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Gita Gopinath (Chief Economist and Director of Research Department, International Monetary Fund) and Peter Orszag (CEO, Financial Advisory Lazard; PIIE Board Member)

April 13, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Senior Minister, Singapore; Chairman, Group of Thirty) and Ajay Banga (Mastercard)

March 9, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Reinhilde Veugelers (PIIE) and Diane Coyle (University of Cambridge; Bennett Institute)

February 9, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Kimberly Clausing (UCLA School of Law) and Jason Furman (PIIE)

January 12, 2021
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Caroline Atkinson (RockCreek; PIIE Executive Committee), Lawrence H. Summers (Harvard University) and Laurence Boone (Chief Economist, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development)

December 8, 2020