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Global Shocks Facing the US Economy

Global Economy Series

A conversation on how the Russia-Ukraine war and ongoing shutdowns in Asia are disrupting a global economy still affected by COVID-19.

A board showing currency exchange rates on display in Moscow

The Rise of Europe's Digital Economy


Experts discuss how Europe’s thriving digital sector will fare as the global economic outlook becomes more uncertain.


Commentary & Analysis

Industrial Transition and Democracy

In the News
EU Assembly of Regional and Local Representatives
John Austin

John Austin joined the European Committee of the Regions to discuss the link between populism and place, and how populism grows in deindustrialized regions.

A truck part with a "for sale" sign sits on the ground in Marshalltown, Iowa, March 8, 2015.
Global Economy, Trade and Business

Five Experts on Advancing Global Peace at Davos 2022

In the News
World Economic Forum
Ivo H. Daalder

At the 2022 World Economic Forum in Davos, "rules-based order must be sustained and strengthened," argues Council President Ivo Daalder.

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen addresses the delegates of the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland
Global Politics


Memo on an "Economic Article 5" to Counter Authoritarian Coercion

Policy Brief by Coauthors

The world's democracies need a way to fight back against coercive economic actions by authoritarian governments, argue Ivo Daalder and Anders Fogh Rasmussen.

Shipping containers seen from the sky.
Global Economy, Trade and Business

Paths to New Prosperity in Industrial Regions of the West

Working Paper by Coauthors

Local strategies can revive economies, nurture hope, and diminish the appeal of antidemocratic populism in struggling industrial regions.

Industrial city skyline and bridge with blue clouds.
Karen Green
Global Cities


Mark Kaplan 

Nonresident Fellow, Global Food and Agriculture and Global Cities
Council expert Mark Kaplan

Michael H. Moskow 

Vice Chair and Distinguished Fellow, Global Economy
Council expert Michael H. Moskow