Areas of Research
PIIE’s experts research and analyze a full range of rapidly changing issues, challenges, and developments facing the global economy and individual regions and countries.
Explore economic issues facing the world economy, as well as regions and countries, including the pandemic, prospects for growth, inflation, energy and the environment, inequality, labor issues, emerging markets, and the impact of new technologies, with research by the world's leading experts at the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
PIIE scholars produce path breaking research on the changing world of finance, including financial crises, banking reform, monetary policy, and the effects of regulations and taxes.
Search here for how PIIE’s world renowned scholars analyze the major institutions of global and regional economic governance and development.
Because economic issues affect many other realms, Institute scholars devote much of their research to the relationship of these issues to government and governance, human rights, politics, security, corruption, and many other areas.
Trade & Investment
The authoritative research and analysis by PIIE scholars on the impact of worldwide flows of trade and investment, including the effects on competition, intellectual property rights, and multinational corporations, is widely recognized. Look here to learn about specific trade and investment pacts, disputes, and negotiations.
Regions and Countries
In an ever changing world economy, PIIE experts analyze the impact and challenges affecting regions and countries—from the rise of China and India as economic powers to the struggles of the rest of Asia, Europe, Latin America, and Africa.