Political Economy

Because economic issues affect many other realms, Institute scholars devote much of their research to the relationship of these issues to government and governance, human rights, politics, security, corruption, and many other areas.  

Recent Content

Policy Brief

Peter R. Orszag (Lazard), Robert E. Rubin (Council on Foreign Relations) and Joseph E. Stiglitz (Columbia University)

January 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Anjali Bhatt (PIIE)

December 23, 2020
PIIE Chart
Jason Furman (PIIE) and Lawrence H. Summers (Harvard University)
December 16, 2020
Past Event

Olivier Blanchard (PIIE), Jean Pisani-Ferry (PIIE), Ángel Ubide (Citadel) and Lucrezia Reichlin (London Business School)

December 11, 2020
Past Event

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
Past Event

Peter Orszag (Lazard), José De Gregorio (PIIE), Joseph E. Gagnon (PIIE) and Kristin Forbes (Sloan School of Management, MIT)

December 2, 2020