Latest

Corporate Lobby Groups Issue Weak Attack on Economists Who Support Capital Control Flexibility

IPS and GDAE rebut U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Business Roundtable, and other big business critics against capital controls.

More than 250 Economists Call for Trade Reforms to Allow Capital Controls

While no panacea, they are legitimate policy tools for preventing and mitigating financial crises.

Let Developing Countries Grow the Same Way that We Did

The United States must put development concerns ahead of its own short-term special interests.

Have Faith in Free Trade--The Greatest Story Over Sold

Free trade isn't all that it's cracked up to be.

In the News

Investors Needn’t Bail at First Whiff of Risk

Marketwatch | February 10, 2011

What Comes After the Washington Consensus?

The Guardian | February 9, 2011

Economists Unite Around Capital Controls

Tax-News.com | February 2, 2011

The Case for Capital Controls

The New York Times Dealbook blog | February 1, 2011