International Organizations

  • World Bank Seeks Policy Shifts on Climate Change

    March 25, 2015

    In a recent speech at Georgetown University, President of the World Bank Group Jim Yong Kim called on countries around the world to implement major policy changes in order to confront global warming, including ending fossil fuel subsidies and pricing carbon emissions.

  • Paper Examines Shifting Power in UN System

    March 23, 2015

    In a recent paper studying the power of countries in the UN Secretariat, Paul Novosad of Dartmouth College and Eric Werker of Harvard Business School find overrepresentation of small, rich democracies and a waning influence by the U.S.

  • UN Seeks to Make Tax Committee Relevant

    March 20, 2015

    Jeremy Scott writes that the UN's committee on international tax matters is seeking to compete with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development to create a model tax treaty to be taken seriously by the international community that would bind multinational corporations around the world.

  • Minister Calls for Expanded OSCE-CoE Cooperation

    March 20, 2015

    The Belgium Foreign Minister and current Chair of the Council of Europe's ("CoE") Committee of Ministers Didier Reynders has called on the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe ("OSCE") and the CoE to further cooperate to confront issues such as intolerance and rule of law threats throughout Europe.

  • IMF Calls for Redistribution Strategies in Japan Conference

    March 19, 2015

    At a recent conference in Tokyo, Japan, representatives of the International Monetary Fund ("IMF") called for Asian countries to adopt redistribution strategies to confront economic inequality and promote growth.

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