On 21 October the Georgetown University Law CAROLA, BWP and the Bank Information Center hosted a one-day conference entitled Bretton Woods at 75 and the future of multilateralism.
Analysis of the Group of Twenty (G20) press briefing held on 18 October in Washington DC, following a meeting of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors on 17-18 October.
Analysis of the Development Committee communique released on 19 October.
Seventy-five years after their founding, the World Bank and IMF held their Annual Meetings amidst heightened fears of another global financial crisis.
Analysis of the International Monetary and Financial Committee communique released on 19 October.
Analysis of the communiqué of the Intergovernmental Group of Twenty-Four on International Monetary Affairs and Development (G24), released 17 October.
BWP publishes essay series reflecting on the legacy of 75 years of IMF and World Bank policies and power.
As the Bretton Woods Institutions reach 75, much-needed critical reflection is still missing.
The present IMF leadership 'contest' makes a mockery of the institution's multilateral character and further diminishes its legitimacy.
CSO fear World Bank board will compromise, undermining Inspection Panel powers.