Can the G20 reset global trade and investment cooperation? What’s the plan?


February 17, 2021, 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM EST
Virtual Event

Anabel González (PIIE), Pier Carlo Padoan (Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy) and Jonathan Fried (Albright Stonebridge Group)

Event Summary

Under the presidency of Italy in 2021, G20 member countries have the opportunity to craft a collective trade and investment response to fight the pandemic, support the recovery, and build a better future. Will they do it? What’s the plan?

Joining this episode of Trade Winds were:


Anabel González, Nonresident Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics


  • Pier Carlo Padoan, Lead Co-chair, Trade, Investment and Growth Task Force, Think20 (T20); Former Minister of Economy and Finance of Italy
  • Jonathan Fried, Senior Advisor, Albright Stonebridge Group; Former Personal Representative of the Prime Minister of Canada to the G20



About This Series

Trade Winds is a monthly virtual event series hosted by Cecilia Malmström that explores the future of global commerce, including ways that international cooperation on trade can accelerate the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.