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Wed, Oct 16, 2019

New risks to global financial stability

In “New Risks to Global Financial Stability” author Hung Tran, a nonresident senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics program, assesses the global financial system weaknesses and outlines steps to promote financial stability.

In-Depth Research & Reports by Hung Tran

Economy & Business Financial Regulation

Wed, Oct 16, 2019

Servant of the people or servant of the oligarchs?

The president’s response is appropriate in a country with an operating rule of law. But in Ukraine, with an unreformed judiciary, this is a complete cop out.

UkraineAlert by Diane Francis

Financial Regulation Fiscal and Structural Reform
Libra

Thu, Oct 10, 2019

Breaking the buck: What Libra’s demise means for central banks

There is little evidence to suggest that Libra can address the needs of those without bank accounts. With its structure working against the benefits of a central bank digital currency, Libra is less of a call to action and more a solution in search of a problem.

New Atlanticist by Michael B. Greenwald

Financial Regulation

Wed, Oct 2, 2019

Will Ukraine make a deal with Kolomoisky? Three things to watch

There are only three things to watch to determine whether rumors about a possible deal with Kolomoisky are true: changes in NBU leadership, developments in PrivatBank-related cases in Ukrainian courts, and how the cases in international courts play out.

UkraineAlert by Oksana Bedratenko

Financial Regulation International Financial Institutions

Tue, Oct 1, 2019

The geoeconomic superstorm threatening the globe’s three financial hubs

While London and Hong Kong will continue to play outsized roles in international business, their privileged status may be more precarious than it seems.

New Atlanticist by Michael B. Greenwald

China Financial Regulation

Sun, Sep 29, 2019

Tran quoted in South China Morning Post on the next financial crisis

Uncategorized by Atlantic Council

China Economy & Business

Wed, Aug 14, 2019

Do something with state enterprises already

President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is right to emphasize the need to privatize state-owned enterprises.

UkraineAlert by Anders Åslund

Financial Regulation Fiscal and Structural Reform

Mon, Aug 12, 2019

Want foreign investors to take Ukraine seriously? Prove it

Investors want predictability and protection.

UkraineAlert by Anatoly Motkin

Financial Regulation Rule of Law

Fri, Aug 9, 2019

Breaking Down France’s Digital Tax

n July, France’s parliament ratified a new law to tax big digital tech firms making it the first country to pass a tax law of this manner. Paris’ new tax scheme triggered criticism from the Trump Administration and is further complicating the transatlantic relationship. This edition of the EconoGraphic explains the motivation behind taxing digital technology firms more aggressively, the way that the French tax will work, and the potential impacts and response to the tax.

EconoGraphics by BY ANDREW LASCALEIA, EDITED BY OLE MOEHR | GRAPHICS BY MARIANNA ASLUND AND ANDREW LASCALEIA

Economy & Business Financial Regulation

Tue, Aug 6, 2019

O’Toole quoted in Bloomberg on financial transaction between Chinese banks and North Korea

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Financial Regulation

Events

Wed, Oct 30, 2019

Soft infrastructure development in Central Asia 2020

A discussion on how to best support infrastructure development in Central Asia through effective policy and legislation. Keynote by H.E. Erzhan Kazykhanov, Kazakh ambassador to the United States.

4:00pm Washington DC