Recent Event
Tue, Apr 16, 2024 • 4:00 pm
by invitation only
HQ1 International Monetary Fund
Washington, DC
Recent Event
Tue, Apr 16, 2024 • 8:30 am
McKinsey & Company
1200 19th St NW STE 1000
Washington, DC 20036
United States of America
Recent Event
Mon, Apr 15, 2024 • 3:00 pm
Center for Global Development
2055 L St NW
Washington, DC 20036
*In-Person and Virtual Conference

Work Program

The Working Group is addressing how the multilateral system can be strengthened to address 21st century global challenges.

The Working Group is preparing recommendations to improve the sovereign debt resolution architecture and to prevent future crises.

The Working Group drives the Committee’s efforts to educate U.S. policymakers on the importance of the international financial institutions and continued U.S. support.

This Working Group will seek to address a range of topics and trends impacting the future of finance.

The BWC Blog aims to help global leaders envision how to evolve and strengthen the multilateral financial system and encourage policymakers to strengthen international economic cooperation.

In this educational podcast from the BWC, Nancy Jacklin, longtime BWC member and former US Executive Director of the IMF, sits down with experts for the benefit of non-experts interested in the Bretton Woods Institutions and other IFIs because of their educational pursuits, employment, or just their curiosity. 

Member Spotlight

In Q1 of 2024, positive climate on financial markets consolidated due to prospects for recalibration of monetary policy across the world’s main economies.

This Member Monday we welcome new member Ali Wyne, Senior Research and Advocacy Advisor, U.S.-China for the International Crisis Group. 

This Member Monday we welcome new member Alejo Czerwonko, Chief Investment Officer (CIO) Emerging Markets Americas at UBS Global Wealth Management.

This Member Monday we welcome new member Michael Held, Partner at WilmerHale.

The Bretton Woods Committee is pleased to Member Spotlight a recent interview by Paul Sheard with Yicai in which the former S&P Global Vice Chairman explains how investors should be prepared for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates again. 


The Bretton Woods is pleased to Member Spotlight Hung Tran's recent article published in the Atlantic Council discussing Brazil's leadership during its G20 presidency, focusing on the initiatives it has pursued in the face of significant geopolitical tensions.