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.

March, 2023

William Dudley:

(Mar 22) Five Steps to Stop the Next Run on America’s Banks

(Mar 13) Look Out America, Here Come the Bond Vigilantes

Jason Furman:

(Mar 22) Featured interview: Economist Jason Furman

Paul Krugman:

(Mar 21) How Big a Deal Is the Banking Mess?

(Mar 16) Three and a Half Myths About the Bank Bailouts

(Mar 14) How Bad Was the Silicon Valley Bank Bailout?

(Mar 13) Silicon Valley Bank Isn’t Lehman

(Mar 7) Guns, Ships and Chips: On Economic Inflexibility

(Mar 3) Wonking Out: Peering Through the Fog of Inflation

(Mar 2) The Promise and Peril of Biden’s Climate Policy

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Mar 20) Banking turmoil intensifies the need for better Federal Reserve policymaking

(Mar 19) Credit Suisse Takeover by UBS Is a Bailout: El-Erian

(Mar 12) The policy compromises needed to resolve the SVB implosion

(Mar 7) Powell's Comments Unleash Unsettling Volatility

Gita Gopinath:

(Mar 20) Crisis and Monetary Policy

Lawrence Summers:

(Mar 20) The moral and legal case for sending Russia’s frozen $300 billion to Ukraine

(Mar 6) Larry Summers: US economy could hit an 'air pocket' in the coming months

Raghuram G. Rajan:

(March 18) Game not over for banking crisis, have to wait and watch, says Raghuram Rajan

(March 10) Hard landing or harder one? The Fed may need to choose

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Mar 18) Things are only getting harder for the Fed

(Mar 17) Financial crisis like this go in waves, expect it to continue, says Harvard economist Kenneth Rogoff

(Mar 3) Why the Russia Sanctions Are Missing the Mark

Agustín Carstens:

(Mar 17) Are we in a new age of central banking in emerging markets?

(Mar 6) The value of trust

William R. Rhodes and Stuart P. Mackintosh:

(Mar 16) Who Is to Blame for the New Banking Crisis?

(Mar 10) EACCNY Pulse: Transatlantic Business Insights

(Mar 1) Ukraine war: time for China to use its influence with Putin to create room for peace

Daron Acemoglu:

(Mar 13) In Search of a New Political Economy

(Mar 13) How to Fix the Platform Economy


February, 2023

Paul Krugman:

(Feb 28) How Not to Panic About Social Security

(Feb 17) Wonking Out: Why Growth Can Be Green

(Feb 17) The Inflation Story Has Changed Significantly. Paul Krugman Breaks It Down.

(Feb 10) Wonking Out: From Stagflation to ‘Immaculate Disinflation’

(Feb 7) Regulation, Productivity and the Meaning of Life

(Feb 3) Wonking Out: Is the Dollar’s Dominance Under Threat?

Roger W. Ferguson Jr. and Raghuram G. Rajan:

(Feb 27) Inclusive Localism- Communities’ Place in a Globalized World

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Feb 27) It is time for the US to upgrade its fight against inflation

(Feb 14) El-Erian Says Data Shows US Recession Can Still Be Averted

(Feb 9) There Is More Inflation Complexity Ahead

(Feb 6) The paradox of financial conditions

(Feb 3) When Markets Are This Hot, Should You Jump In?

Janet Yellen:

(Feb 27) Janet Yellen in Kyiv: Economic Aid to Ukraine Is Vital

(Feb 9) Remarks by Secretary of the Treasury Janet L. Yellen at the Center for Strategic and International Studies

(Feb 6) Interview: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen rejects recession fears, says economy is 'strong'

Agustin Carstens:

(Feb 22) Crypto Has Lost the ‘Battle’ Against Fiat Currency, BIS Chief Agustin Carstens Says

(Feb 22) Innovation and the future of the monetary system

(Feb 8) Big techs in finance: forging a new regulatory path

(Feb 7) Central banks are not here to make profits

Stuart P. Mackintosh:

(Feb 16) Climate change has its tipping points — thankfully, so does progress

John C. Williams:

(Feb 15) Our work Is not yet done

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Feb 14) Post Globalization: What's Next for Global Trade?

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Feb 14) Rogoff Says 6% Fed Funds Rate Wouldn't Be a Surprise

Stanley Fischer:

(Feb 13) Stan the Man

William Dudley:

(Feb 13) Will the Fed Go Longer or Higher? Maybe Both

(Feb 8) Watch: Bill Dudley Says US Soft Landing Is Still Unlikely

Klaas Knot:

(Feb 13) Klaas Knot on the future of the euro

(Feb 7) Klaas Knot: What can central banks do to help save our planet?

Mark Carney:

(Feb 10) Exclusive: One-on-one with former BoC governor Mark Carney

Lawrence Summers:

(Feb 8) Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers on the economic outlook — and why it's so hard to read right now

Tharman Shanmugaratnam:

(Feb 7) Remarks by SM Tharman Shanmugaratnam at the Briefing by the Global Commission on the Economics of Water at the United Nations General Assembly

Daron Acemoglu:

(Feb 6) What’s Wrong with ChatGPT?


January, 2023

Paul Krugman:

(Jan 31) Stagflation or Soft Landing? It Depends Who You Ask.

(Jan 30) Will Americans Even Notice an Improving Economy?

(Jan 27) Wonking Out: Inflation and the Imputation Game

(Jan 24) Does America Have Too Much Debt?

(Jan 23) Please Don’t Feed the Debt Scolds

(Jan 10) Can We Really Have a Soft Landing?

(Jan 6) The Football Game Theory of Inflation

(Jan 3) What the Ukraine War Teaches Us About Military Power and Economics

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Jan 31) Too Soon for Global Optimism

(Jan 16) Interview: China has come to the end of its growth model

(Jan 2) The Looming Financial Contagion

Lawrence Summers:

(Jan 30) How the global Pandemic Fund can live up to its great potential

(Jan 27) Summers on GDP Growth

(Jan 20) Interview: Lawrence Summers on The Debt Limit and a Soft Landing; Summit

(Jan 18) Interview: Larry Summers on US Economy, Debt Ceiling, China, Inflation; Summit

(Jan 9) Interview: What Summers Wants to See Out Of 'Three Amigos' Summit

(Jan 6) Interview: Larry Summers Sees 'Tumult' in 2023 With Reckoning For Bond Market

Stuart P. Mackintosh:

(Jan 28) China must look beyond short-term recovery to focus on its long-term economic transformation

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Jan 26) Why the Fed Should Raise Rates by Half a Percent

(Jan 24) Why passive investing makes less sense in the current environment

(Jan 17) Buoyant Markets Need to Keep an Eye on Four Risk Factors

(Jan 8) We need to pay more attention to misaligned economic signals

Jason Furman:

(Jan 26) Transcript: The Path Forward: The Debt Ceiling with Jason Furman

(Jan 18) Interview: A political standoff over the debt ceiling could harm the U.S. economy

(Jan 11) Interview: Recession, Inflation, or Soft Landing

William Dudley:

(Jan 25) Crypto Is Worth Fixing. Regulators Should Get Moving

(Jan 18) Do Away With a Debt Ceiling That Holds No Purpose

(Jan 3) What Could Go Wrong For the Federal Reserve in 2023

Raghuram Rajan:

(Jan 24) Will the Fed Overdo It?

(Jan 17) Interview: Raghuram Rajan highlights problem of overinvestment in chips

(Jan 9)  Central banks can’t win when it comes to credibility on inflation

Janet Yellen:

(Jan 21) A Conversation with Janet L. Yellen, Secretary of the Treasury of the United States of America

(Jan 2) Why the US won't chase the cheapest supply chains

Klaas Knot:

(Jan 19) Interview: Outlook for the EU's monetary policy

William R Rhodes and Stuart P. Mackintosh:

(Jan 11) Debt fixes can help rebuild Ukraine

Helene Ray:

(Jan 9) The Fiscal Consequences of Missing an Inflation Target

Carmen Reinhart:

(Jan 5) Interview: Debt hampers fight against global inflation


December, 2022

William Dudley:

(Dec 21) Investors would be better off believing the fed

Lawrence Summers:

(Dec 19) What the fed should do next on inflation

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Dec 16) Structured Discussions on Investment Facilitation for Development

Raghuram Rajan:

(Dec 15) A Candid Conversation with Raghuram Rajan on Next-Gen Revolutions & India's Economy

Janet Yellen:

(Dec 12) Resilient Trade

(Dec 14) Biden Has the Economy Back on Track

Mark Carney:

(Dec 13) COP 15 Speech, The Unbearable Lightness of Beings

Carmen Reinhart:

(Dec 12) Will Central Banks Do What It Takes

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Dec 9) Three Signals We've Entered a New Economic Era

Agustin Carstens:

(Dec 7) Chinese yuan playing ‘complementary’ role in interbank settlement, but CIPS won’t rival Swift, says global central bank boss

Mervyn King:

(Dec 7) British optimism on Italian growth. The former governor of the Bank of England speaks

Haruhiko Kuroda:

(Dec 2)  Keynote speech - ASEAN+3 Economic Cooperation and Financial Stability Forum

Paul Krugman:

(Dec 26) Is The Inflation Storm Letting Up?

(Dec 6) Does ChatGPT Mean Robots Are Coming For the Skilled Jobs?

(Dec 2) When Should We Declare Victory Over Inflation?

(Dec 1) Blockchains, What Are They Good For?


November, 2022

John C. Williams:

(Nov 29)  Peeling the inflation onion

(Nov 16)  A Jack of All Trades Is a Master of None

(Nov 9)  A steady anchor in a stormy sea

Bill Dudley:

(Nov 28) The Fed Shouldn’t Raise Its Inflation Target

(Nov 15) What If the Fed’s Own Forecasts Are Wrong?

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Nov 25) Will Crypto Survive

(Nov 8) Inflation & The Future of Currency

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Nov 28) The consensus forecast on recession risks complacency

(Nov 22) Not Just Another Recession: Why the Global Economy May Never Be the Same

(Nov 18) Hunt’s plan may please the markets, but austerity without real growth would be fatal

(Nov 14) Central Banks Get a Breather But Can’t Afford to Rest

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Nov 23) The Multilateral Trading System in a Changing World: De-globalization or Re-globalization?

(Nov 7) Decoupling is not the answer to climate crisis

Yi Gang:

(Nov 21) Remarks - Financial Street Forum 2022

Agustín Carstens:

(Nov 20) Central banks in the Americas: steadfast in the face of a global shock

Raghuram G. Rajan:

(Nov 18) Deglobalization Is a Climate Threat

Klaas Knot:

(Nov 18) In resolute pursuit of price stability

(Nov 11) Inflation strikes back - drivers and policy reactions

Arminio Fraga:

(Nov 17) Will the stock market fall? Increase the dollar? Patience? with Pedro Malan and Edmar Bacha

Haruhiko Kuroda:

(Nov 11) The Bank's Semiannual Report on Currency and Monetary Control

Daron Acemoglu:

(Nov 10) What Do the Midterms Mean?

Paul Krugman:

(Nov 29) Does Inflation Disproportionately Hurt the Poor?

(Nov 28) How China Lost the Covid War

(Nov 22) A Different Kind of Kitchen-Table Economics

(Nov 21) How Democrats Can Fight This G.O.P.

(Nov 18) Why Interest Rates (Probably) Won’t Stay High

(Nov 17) Is This the End Game for Crypto?

(Nov 15) Nobody Cares About Biden's Energy Policy. Great!

(Nov 14) Trump Is Weak, but the G.O.P. Is Weaker

(Nov 11) Demand, Discombobulation and Prices

(Nov 10) Two Cheers for the Biden Economy

(Nov 7) Is Divided Government Good? Don’t Take Elon’s Word for It.

(Nov 7) A MAGA America Would Be Ugly

(Nov 4) Stealing Away the Golden Years of the Working Class

(Nov 3) The G.O.P. Plot Against Medicare and Social Security

(Nov 1) A Nation of Quitters


October, 2022

Yi Gang:

(Oct 31) Speech - Hong Kong FinTech Week 2022

Mohamed A. El-Erian:

(Oct 31) The Fed Should Think in Terms of a Trilemma

(Oct 24) How Front-Loading Rate Hikes Risks Financial Instability

(Oct 17) UK Needs to Do More to Restore Stability and Growth

(Oct 13) UK Turmoil Spawns the Return of Bond Vigilantes

(Oct 3) A Shocking Ten Days for the UK

Kenneth Rogoff:

(Oct 31) China's Diminishing Returns

(Oct 27) The Age of Inflation

Lawrence Summers:

(Oct 31)  Curbing inflation comes first, but we can’t stop there

(Oct 10) A New Chance for the World Bank

(Oct 6) The destabilisation wrought by British errors will not be confined to Britain

(Oct 5) IMF-World Bank meetings are the last stop before a coming economic storm

Daron Acemoglu:

(Oct 28) China’s Economy Is Rotting from the Head

(Oct 26) Ethics in AI Colloquium

(Oct 4) Why Businesses Misbehave

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala:

(Oct 21) Fixing the Food Trade

Roger W. Ferguson Jr.:

(Oct 11) Renewing American by Improving College Completion Rates

Klaas Knot:

(Oct 10) Policy Responses in a pandemic-and conflict-impacted world

Arminio Fraga:

(Oct 10) Interview with Lula by telepathy

Bill Dudley:

(Oct 10) The Federal Reserve Owes the World a Mea Culpa

Raghuram Rajan:

(Oct 7) Where Has All the Liquidity Gone?

Jason Furman:

(Oct 5) The Fed Has to Stay the Course Against Inflation

(Oct 4) The Trussonomics Warning

Mark Carney:

(Oct 3)  The U.K. tax cuts: With one foot on the brakes, it’s foolish to stomp on the gas

John C. Williams:

(Oct 3)  A bedrock commitment to price stability

Paul Krugman:

(Oct 20) Will Gas Prices Doom Democracy?

(Oct 18) Liz Truss in the Libertarian Wilderness

(Oct 17) Preparing for Republican Debt Blackmail

(Oct 14) What's Really Happening to Inflation?

(Oct 13) When Trade Becomes a Weapon

(Oct 11) A Nobel Prize for the Economics of Panic

(Oct 7) A Job Survey Full of Good News

(Oct 6) Tracking the Coming Economic Storm

(Oct 4) Is the Era of Low Interest Rates Over?

(Oct 3) How Liz Truss Did So Much Damage in So Few Days


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