Highlights

Media Title Date posted
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Sovereign Debt: A Critical Challenge


This introductory paper is the first in a series in which BWC’s Sovereign Debt Working Group will present specific, actionable recommendations to improve the global debt resolution architecture.

Fri, Apr 2, 2021
Lew Event Screenshot Event Summary

In Conversation with Secretary Jack Lew


Whitney Debevoise and Meg Lundsager, Co-Chairs of BWC's Legislative Working Group, met with former U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to discuss the international economic challenges facing the Biden Administration. 

Fri, Mar 26, 2021
Announcement

2021 Henry Owen Memorial Award Essay Contest


The contest asks US-based graduate students to consider how the IFIs can help secure a balanced, sustainable Covid-19 recovery.

Tue, Feb 16, 2021
Thumbnail Quarterly Newsletter

Winter 2020


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

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
Quarterly Newsletter

Winter 2020

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
Announcement

BWC in 2021


2021 will be another year of revitalization for the Committee. Read our Executive Director's New Year Letter.

Fri, Jan 15, 2021
Blog Post

Share Your Perspective on the BWC Blog: How Can the Biden Administration Deepen Commitment to the IFIs?


The Committee invites all members to share their perspective on IFI priorities for the incoming U.S. Administration via the BWC Blog. Submissions will be accepted and published on a rolling basis.

Thu, Dec 10, 2020
Debs and Wolfensohn Announcement

Remembering James D. Wolfensohn


The members of the Bretton Woods Committee deeply mourn the loss of our former chairman James D. Wolfensohn. We were honored to have his leadership for over a decade and will deeply miss him as a friend and as a true leader of our global citizenry. We will remember Jim for his unwavering commitment to the world’s most vulnerable and will honor his legacy by continuing the work he so tirelessly championed.

Mon, Nov 30, 2020
Event Summary

International Council 2020 Recap


Fri, Oct 23, 2020
Event Summary

Financing a Global Public Health Response


Discussion amongst panelist on Financing a Global Health Response during IC20.

Fri, Oct 16, 2020