Topic: Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics
For centuries, nations have resorted to economic sanctions when diplomacy has failed.
08/05/2009 01:00 am
Candidate Obama opposed new free-trade agreements and wanted to renegotiate NAFTA. A global slump has changed his mind.
06/20/2009 01:00 am
Even if China doesn't follow through on its vote for economic sanctions, the UN resolution approved Friday may let other countries tighten the screws.
06/13/2009 01:00 am
The giant’s revival will help cushion the blow of falling global output. But the Obama administration will need to take care in its dealings.
06/05/2009 01:00 am
A recession may be a cruel remedy for environmental degradation. But some experts say the earth welcomes the breathing room.
04/27/2009 01:00 am
Shoppers' confidence is higher so far this month. Other data deliver a mixed message as to whether the economy has hit bottom yet.
04/17/2009 01:00 am
UN condemnation brings vows from North to restart nuclear program, pull out of six-party talks.
04/14/2009 01:00 am
The European Central Bank quashed speculation Monday that failing eastern economies might adopt the currency in response to the financial crisis.
04/07/2009 01:00 am
The country has put steep tariffs on an array of goods. Seventeen of the world's 20 largest economies have broken recent promises not to take protectionist measures.
04/02/2009 01:00 am
03/25/2009 01:00 am