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An article about fair trade and the WTO written by Prof. Steve Suranovic and Research Assistant Pegi Ylli for the International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development has been translated into Portuguese and is available on the ICTSD site.

Congratulations to Professor James E. Foster for winning the Trachtenberg Faculty Research Prize. The Trachtenberg prizes are the top faculty awards granted by the university.

Symposium on Frontier Issues In Economic Growth, 9:00 am, February 10, 2014 at the Elliott School of International Affairs, City View Room.

The Growth Dialogue's exploration of Frontier Issues in Economic Growth took place on February 10th, 2014 at the Elliott School of International Affairs. It was organized in cooperation with George Washington University and featured both top-flight academics (Philippe Aghion, Steven Durlauf, Simon Johnson, Dani Rodrik, and David Weil) along with former policymakers and international experts based in Washington.

More Information can be found here.

Flyer of conference can be found here.

Conference Agenda

Speaker bios

Participants guide

IIEP Insight into Global Economic Governance in the 21st Century

  • IIEP affiliates Susan Ariel Aaronson and Michael O. Moore offer a "Trade Policy for the Millenials" in an Op-Ed in the Baltimore Sun
  • Associate Professor of Economics and International Affairs, and IIEP faculty affiliate, Tara Sinclair commented on the recent appointment of Janet Yellen as Fed Chair in GWToday. Find the full story here.

Working Papers

Upcoming Events

15 Tuesday
The Cross, the Crescent, or the Crown? (Trade and Development Workshop)
Molly Lipscomb, UVA
» 12:30 - 2:00 PM

22 Tuesday
Trade and Development Workshop
Brian Kovak, Carnegie Mellon University
» 12:30 - 2:00 PM

April 25 Friday
2014 WAITS Conference
» Visit the 2014 WAITS Conference page here.

April 26 Saturday
2014 WADES Conference
» Visit the 2014 WADES Conference page here.

29 Tuesday
Trade and Development Workshop
Hoyt Bleakley, Princeton
» 12:30 - 2:00 PM

Please contact iiep@gwu.edu for more information.