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G30 Members in the News

Members of the Group of Thirty are engaged in a wide variety of financial and economic issues, frequently offering their perspectives, ideas, and solutions. Below is a list of articles and interviews that G30 members have contributed in their personal capacities.

February, 2024

Klaas Knot:

(Feb 29) The need for regulating crypto-assets: a global effort

(Feb 23) Free trade and financial stability, containing the effects of geopolitical fragmentation

John C. Williams

(Feb 28) There and Back Again

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Feb 26) Will the US Economy Drive Global Growth this Year?

(Feb 20) Recession Alert: The Fed's Fatal Errors & Your Financial Fate

(Feb 15) How Gen AI will change asset management

(Feb 14) Inflation Selloff Is a Wake-Up Call for Traders

Gita Gopinath:

(Feb 23) An Integrated Policy Framework (IPF) Diagram for International Economics

(Feb 8) Power and perils of artificial hand

(Feb 6) How Policymakers Should Handle a Fragmenting World

Roger Ferguson:

(Feb 23) I'm very much in the 'cautious, no rush to cut' camp - Interview CNBC

(Feb 8) CEOs are finally starting to feel the general momentum in the economy - Interview CNBC

(Feb 1) Transatlantic Divergence of Economic Outlooks

Lawrence H. Summers:

(Feb 22) Larry Summers at FII Priority

(Feb 19) Q&A: Summers Draws Line on Use of U.S. Export Controls Against China

(Feb 16) Bloomberg Talks: Larry Summers

(Feb 11) Today’s Economic Challenges

William C. Dudley

(Feb 19) Federal Reserve Flight 2024 Hasn’t Landed Yet

Joachim Nagel:

(Feb 16) Stability and prosperity in Europe

Mario Draghi:

(Feb 15) Economic Policy in a Changing World: NABE Economic Policy Conference Speech

Jacob Frenkel:

(Feb 15) Israel's credit rating downgrade is a wake up call

Daron Acemoglu:

(Feb 15) What Economics Teaches Us About Conversational AI.

(Feb 2) Daron Acemoglu on Economics, Politics, and Power - People I (Mostly) Admire Podcast

(Feb 1) Grappling With the Giants

Andrew Bailey:

(Feb 12) Loughborough lecture: Banking today

Niall Ferguson:

(Feb 11) If You Think World War III Is Unimaginable, Read This

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Feb 8) Inflation, Interest Rates, and Productivity

(Feb 2) Don’t Count on a Soft Landing for the Global Economy

Raghuram G. Rajan:

(Feb 8) The Danger of Forgetting the 2023 Banking Crisis

William Rhodes and Stuart Mackintosh:

(Feb 6) China must shield the rest of its economy from the property contagion

Paul Krugman:

(Feb 5) Immigrants Make America Stronger and Richer

(Feb 1) Our Economy Isn’t ‘Goldilocks.’ It’s Better.

 

January, 2024

Haruhiko Kuroda:

(Jan 31) The Introduction of QQE: My Personal History

(Jan 30) The Global Financial Crisis: My Personal History

(Jan 22) The Asian Financial Crisis: My Personal History

Paul Krugman:

(Jan 30) What’s the Matter With Europe?

(Jan 23) A Sentimental View of the Stock Market

(Jan 16) Should We Be Seeing Red Over the Red Sea?

(Jan 15) Full Employment Is Good For Society

(Jan 9) Paul Krugman on Politicon

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Jan 29) The conflicting forces at work in the global economy

(Jan 11) Don’t Extrapolate Last Year’s Trends for the Global Economy

(Jan 8) The UK's Economic Outlook Is Riding on Election Politics

Daron Acemoglu

(Jan 24) Hear us out: We ban left turns and other big ideas

(Jan 16) What It Takes to Build Democratic Institutions

(Jan 3) Clarifying America’s Great Inequality Debate

John C. Williams

(Jan 23) Rule of Three

(Jan 19) Econ Battle Zone: Disinflation Confrontation

Agustín Carstens

(Jan 22) Where are we on the journey towards price stability?

William C. Dudley

(Jan 17) Have No Fear of the Fed’s $7 Trillion Stash

(Jan 10) Bank Runs Are Terrible. The Fed Can Eliminate Them.

(Jan 4) If Only We Knew the Problems Facing America's Banks

Gita Gopinath

(Jan 17) Markets ‘A Little Exuberant’ on Rate Cuts, Says IMF’s Gopinath

(Jan 16) Will AI be a boon or bane for India? Here’s what IMF’s Gita Gopinath says

Klaas Knot

(Jan 17) Watch CNBC’s full interview with Klaas Knot, president of the Dutch central bank

Tharman Shanmugaratnam :

(Jan 17) Out of Balance with Water

Hélène Rey:

(Jan 11) Interview with Sveriges Riksbank

Raghuram G. Rajan:

(Jan 9) Raghuram G. Rajan Says More…

Roger W. Ferguson Jr. 

(Jan 5) Roger Ferguson: The Fed ‘has been right’ to push back on expectations of a quick pivot to rate cuts

Kenneth Rogoff

(Jan 3) The Global Economy Is Not Out of the Woods

 

December, 2023

Adair Turner:

(Dec 20) The Second Coming of the Lord Turner - Ep148: Lord Adair Turner

Raghuram Rajan:

(Dec 19) Central banks are wrong to abandon key guardrails

Paul Krugman:

(Dec 18) Beware Economists Who Won’t Admit They Were Wrong

(Dec 12) Watch What People Do, Not What They Say About the Economy

(Dec 5) Inflation, Disinflation and Vibeflation

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Dec 14) The Growing Risk of Global Disorder

(Dec 7) The peculiar market divide on the rate outlook

(Dec 1) Uncertainty Looms Over a November to Remember

Jacob Frenkel:

(Dec 13) Important for Central Banks to Communicate, Not Lead, Markets: Frenkel

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Dec 13) The Trade-Finance Gap Is Holding Back Developing Economies

(Dec 3) No more business as usual: the case for carbon pricing

Jacob Frenkel, Raghuram Rajan, Axel Weber:

(Dec 8) The World Needs a Humble Approach to Central Banking

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Dec 5) Higher Interest Rates Are Here to Stay

Gita Gopinath:

(Dec 4) Harnessing AI for Global Good

 

November, 2023

Gita Gopinath:

(Nov 30) Europe in a Fragmented World

(Nov 12) IMF outlook on China's upbeat growth

(Nov 9) Remarks by First Deputy Managing Director Gita Gopinath at the 24th Jacques Polak Annual Research Conference

John C. Williams:

(Nov 30) Restoring Price Stability 

Daron Acemoglu:

(Nov 29) Opinion: OpenAI’s drama marks a new and scary era in artificial intelligence (With Simon Johnson)

(Nov 6) America’s Real China Problem (With Simon Johnson)

William C. Dudley:

(Nov 23) Virtual Cash Will Survive the Crypto Winter

(Nov 16) Three Things to Prevent a Treasury Market Meltdown

(Nov 1) The Federal Reserve’s Pause Could Go Terribly Wrong

Mark Carney:

(Nov 23) Mark Carney argues that finance needs to go where the emissions are 

(Nov 6) Mark Carney: Bank of England, Trussonomics, and Brexit 

Agustin Carstens:

(Nov 23) The future monetary system: from vision to reality 

(Nov 8) Securing the future monetary system 

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Nov 21) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala says open trade is crucial for decarbonisation

Adair Turner:

(Nov 20) On its own, carbon capture is not a climate change panacea

Klaas Knot:

(Nov 13) Challenges for monetary policy that make us think

Paul Krugman:

(Nov 7) Why Did So Many Economists Get Disinflation Wrong? 

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Nov 6) The big central banks need to use their time outs wisely

Janet Yellen:

(Nov 6) There’s a way for the U.S. to compete with China — and to work with China

 

October, 2023

Raghuram Rajan:

(Oct 31) When More Financial Regulation Is Not Better

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Oct 31) The Stunning Resilience of Emerging Markets

Gita Gopinath:

(Oct 27) The temptation to finance all spending through debt must be resisted

(Oct 13) World’s Weak Growth Outlook Is ‘Troubling,’ IMF’s Gopinath Says

Paul Krugman:

(Oct 23) This is Your Brain On Crime

(Oct 23) The Secret of America’s Economic Success

(Oct 17) Soft Landing, Here We Come?

(Oct 3) Will A.I. Transform the Economy, and if So, How?

Mark Carney:

(Oct 19) Mark Carney on The David Rubenstein Show: Peer-to-Peer Conversations

(Oct 2) Carney Says He Expects Fed to Raise Rates Before Year End

Agustin Carstens:

(Oct 19) Some lessons for crisis management from recent bank failures

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Oct 17) US bond market is losing its strategic footing

(Oct 10) Why Mohamed El-Erian favours cash over equities for now

Janet Yellen:

(Oct 16) Remarks By Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen at the Eurogroup Finance Ministers Meeting in Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Oct 5) The Bank of Japan’s Seductive Widow-Maker Trade

Kevin Warsh:

(Oct 4) The Bond Market’s Message

 

September, 2023

Paul Krugman:

(Sep 29) Wonking Out: Are High Interest Rates the New Normal?

(Sep 26) Is a Recession Near? Paul Krugman and Peter Coy Look Ahead.

(Sep 22) Wonking Out: Making Manufacturing Good Again

(Sep 11) How Goldilocks Came to the U.S. Economy

(Sep 8) Wonking Out: Is the Fiscal Picture Getting Better or Worse? Yes.

(Sep 7) ‘I’m OK, but Things Are Terrible’

(Sep 1) Superstar Cities in the Age of Zoom

John C. Williams:

(Sep 29) Peeling the Inflation Onion, Revisited

Agustin Carstens:

(Sep 27) Legitimacy, Privacy, Integrity, Choice: Towards a legal framework for central bank digital currencies

Jason Furman:

(Sep 27) Profits and Losses Don’t Matter at the Federal Reserve

Arminio Fraga and Guillermo Ortiz:

(Sep 25) The Four ‘Syndromes’ Behind Latin America’s Economic Stagnation

(Sep 22) Latin America’s Growth Conundrum

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Sep 24) On GPS: WTO head on today's protectionist trend

(Sep 18) Climate & Development Finance: What Works?

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Sep 22) The plight of the ‘permacrisis’ and what to do about it

(Sep 8) It’s no longer a given that China will become the world’s largest economy

William C. Dudley:

(Sep 19) Will the Fed Start Believing in a Soft Landing?

Lawrence H. Summers:

(Sep 18) What should the 2023 Washington Consensus be?

(Sep 7)  Three big, bold ideas to douse the flames of a world on fire (Co-Authored with Bono)

Daron Acemoglu:

(Sep 14) Can We Have Pro-Worker AI?

(Sep 12) Climate Change, Directed Innovation, and Energy Transition: The Long-run Consequences of the Shale Gas Revolution

Klaas Knot:

(Sep 13) Lessons from Mount Everest - acting now to curb nature-related financial risks

Niall Ferguson:

(Sep 10) The US and China Are Waging a Cold War That Is Truly MAD

Guillermo Ortiz:

(Sep 6) Nearshoring ya está pasando y se requieren cambios para aprovecharlo: Guillermo Ortiz

Gita Gopinath:

(Sep 1) Gita Gopinath on the Global Economy

 

 

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