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Upcoming Events

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A Roadmap to End the COVID-19 Pandemic
A Roadmap to End the COVID-19 Pandemic

October 18, 11:00 AM EDT

Chief Economist Gita Gopinath and Senior Economist Ruchir Agarwal will use data to explore what is needed to end the pandemic everywhere.

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Per Jacobsson Lecture
Per Jacobsson Lecture: Globalization after the Pandemic

October 16, 10:00 AM EDT

Globalization will always be vulnerable to global shocks, as we have seen with the recent pandemic. And economies that embraced globalization, like Europe, are more vulnerable to those shocks than others. The powerful economic logic that led to the rise of globalization – be it the mutual gains from trade, or the benefits of diversifying risk in the face of domestic shocks - remains valid today. But it faces important challenges. Protectionism is rising, climate change is accelerating and industrial policy is shifting. A globalized world in transition means Europe must adapt to reap the benefits in the future. Read the Speech >

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Digital Money
Digital Money Revolution

October 15, 1:30 PM EDT

Digital finance innovations—central bank digital currencies, private eMoney, stable coins, or cryptoassets—may bring changes in the way we lead our lives. This seminar reviews the implications of this transformation for the international monetary system.

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