BWC Blog

The current state of the global economy and the outlook for the next few years do not bode well for Emerging Market and Developing Economies (EMDEs).

The OECD has estimated that external capital inflows to emerging market countries shrank in 2020 by about $700 billion relative to 2019.

Another tragedy often overlooked during this year’s global Covid rampage, with their own physical mobility and financial remittance restrictions, is the 80 million displaced population in the UN’s latest tally, approximately one-third official refugees with 80% fleeing one developing country for another.

Annual Report

Quarterly Newsletter

Quarterly Newsletter Wed, Dec 23, 2020

Winter Newsletter: Congratulating Janet Yellen, Rome Investment Forum, Blog Contribution Call, and Remembering Jim Wolfensohn

Quarterly Newsletter Fri, Dec 13, 2019

2019 Rewind: [email protected] Gala Highlights; Remembering Paul A. Volcker; World Bank Group Legislative Update – U.S.; Views from the Members; & More!

Press Releases

Press Release Mon, Oct 12, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Washington, DC – October 12, 2020) – The Bretton Woods Committee, a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to international economic cooperation and effective International Financial Institutions (IFIs), has established a new

Press Release Thu, Jun 18, 2020

The Bretton Woods Committee announces updates to leadership and strategic direction.

Press Release Mon, Jul 1, 2019

50 Essays from Global Thought Leaders Show Why the IMF and World Bank Remain Vital to International Economic Stability

Other Publications and Documents