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PIIE’s renowned scholars explore and analyze a broad range of economic topics and issues, including globalization, economic and growth prospects, finance, political economy, and trade and investment, as well as economic challenges facing individual regions and countries.
Joaquín Almunia (European Commission),
Lorenzo Bini Smaghi (Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank),
Dominique Strauss-Kahn (Managing Director, International Monetary Fund) and
Christian Noyer (Banque de France and European Central Bank)