Fri, Dec 6, 2019

Cohen in Forbes: The Strategic Upside Behind Russia’s $55 Billion ‘Power Of Siberia’ Pipeline To China

In the News by Atlantic Council

China Energy Markets & Governance

Thu, Dec 5, 2019

Rapid reaction call: Steel and aluminum tariffs on Brazil and Argentina

Though the economic consequences of the tariffs will likely be muted in Brazil and Argentina, Trump’s announcement might damage the US’ relationship with, and influence in, the region.

Event Recaps by Frederico Fróes

Brazil Trade

Wed, Dec 4, 2019

Tavakol quoted in TRT World on trade between Iran and Europe

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Europe & Eurasia

Tue, Dec 3, 2019

Brazil and Argentina surprised by tariff announcement: What comes next?

On December 2, US President Donald J. Trump announced that he would impose new tariffs on Brazilian and Argentinian steel and aluminum coming into the United States, a retaliation for alleged currency manipulation, which he claimed was hurting US farmers.

New Atlanticist by Jasper Gilardi

Brazil Latin America

Mon, Dec 2, 2019

Dual threats imperil the WTO

The WTO will have to deal with intensifying pressure to undertake radical reform, without which it could slide further into irrelevance in a new world trade environment fragmented by a growing number of regional and bilateral trade agreements.

New Atlanticist by Hung Tran

International Financial Institutions Trade

Wed, Nov 27, 2019

Tavakol joins Al Bawaba News Agency to discuss the Iranian economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Economy & Business

Mon, Nov 25, 2019

Tavakol joins TRT World to discuss the Iranian oil industry and economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economic Sanctions Economy & Business

Thu, Nov 21, 2019

Misch in Energy News Network: Commentary: In clean energy transition, military veterans play key role

In the News by Atlantic Council

Energy & Environment Energy Markets & Governance

Fri, Nov 15, 2019

Cohen in Forbes: Investors Evaluating Aramco IPO As Iran Claims Discovery Of New Oil Field

In the News by Atlantic Council

Economy & Business Geopolitics & Energy Security

Thu, Nov 14, 2019

What’s Next on Sanctions? An Update on Legislative & Executive Branch Activity

On November 7th, 2019 the Atlantic Council’s Global Business & Economics Program co-hosted a high-level roundtable conversation with Morrison & Foerster to discuss recent and future sanctions activity by the US legislative and executive branches.

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Economic Sanctions Economy & Business


Tue, Dec 10, 2019

Venezuelan illegal mining: Transnational crime, displacement, and violence

What could be done to stem this illicit source of income? How is the regime directly benefiting? What are lessons from past experiences abroad on how to deal with conflict minerals and unsustainable mining practices?

9:00am Washington DC