Hare Coedits Handbook of Diplomatic Reform and Innovation; Pardee Colleagues Contribute Chapters
Diplomacy is now a neglected global issue; this text seeks to not only identify current problems diplomacy is facing but also identify some practical options for reform and innovation.
Heine Keynote Explores BRICS and the Reimagining of Global Governance
Ambassador Heine elaborates on the rise of the BRICS group over the course of the past decade and a half, the various stages it has gone through, the significance of the Shanghai-based New Development Bank, and the potential addition of new members, like Argentina and/or Indonesia.
Heine Publishes Op-Ed on Argentina’s Prospective BRICS Membership
“There is thus little doubt that Argentina would bring much to the table if it joins the BRICS, while benefitting from the additional diplomatic heft and leverage it would gain by joining this by now well-established club of rising powers — in many ways the fresh face of the Global South in the new century.”
Heine Explores Prospect of Argentina Joining BRICS
Ambassador Heine argues that by considering BRICS membership, Argentina is applying the principles of “active non-alignment” in its foreign policy and may well join forces with countries that are reshaping global affairs.
Heine Publishes Op-Ed on Potential BRICS Expansion
“It is telling that in 2022 Argentina sees its future not in Old Europe or in the North Atlantic, but in the New South, embodied in the BRICS, and whose core is in the Asia-Pacific.”
Heine Offers Thoughts on Argentina Joining China’s BRI
“For China, cementing links with South America’s second-largest country is obviously an attractive proposition. China’s growing presence in Latin America does not go down well in Washington.”
Heine Quoted on Chinese Influence in Argentina and Latin America At Large
Argentine President Alberto Fernández’s visit to China raises a number of concerns in the U.S., and as Ambassador Heine points out, it will likely impact the country’s ongoing debt negotiations with the IMF.
GDP Center Launches New Paper on EU-MERCOSUR FTA
The EU-MERCOSUR free trade agreement would represent the largest trade deal for both blocs in terms of number of citizens involved, but is likely to be a step toward less productive, more unequal and more vulnerable economies in both blocs.
Gallagher Interviewed on Argentinian Debt Restructuring
“The whole world is looking at Argentina. It is a microcosm of the looming global debt crisis.”
Gallagher Cosigns Commentary on Argentinian Debt Relief
Professor Kevin Gallagher co-signed a recent commentary on Argentina’s debt, which argues that the debt relief will help combat the pandemic and set global economy on a sustainable path.
Gallagher Authors FT Alphaville Op-Ed on Argentina’s Debt Crisis
Prof. Kevin Gallagher argues that the new government of Argentina and its creditors must work together during the coronavirus crisis.
Heine on CGTN America on Argentina’s Elections and Protests in Chile
Amb. Jorge Heine discusses the recent presidential election in Argentina as well as protests in Chile.
Gallagher in FT on the IMF and Argentina
GDP Center Director Kevin Gallagher discusses the victory of Alberto Fernández in Argentina’s recent election and what this outcome means for the country’s economy.