Warning: COVID-Fueled Mental Health Crisis Will Be a Costly Second Pandemic

It’s time to prioritize mental well-being to avoid far-reaching economic and social consequences.

By Lynn Parramore

INET in Focus

Covid and BLM protests were key to Biden’s victory

By Thomas Ferguson, Paul Jorgensen, and Jie Chen

Swift reorganization or liquidation of insolvent businesses is the single best policy to deal with corporate debt booms.

By Òscar Jordà, Martin Kornejew, Moritz Schularick, and Alan Taylor

Between a rock and a hard place

By Jorge Carreto Sanginés, Margherita Russo, and Annamaria Simonazzi

Open-ended polling responses reveal considerably more complexity – and more ambivalence and negativity – in Americans’ views of international trade than has been inferred from widely cited closed questions

By Arturo Chang, Thomas Ferguson, Jacob E. Rothschild, and Benjamin Page

In the 19th Century, “hypothecations” provided investors with valuable information on sovereign fiscal resources

By Marc Flandreau, Stefano Pietrosanti, and Carlotta E. Schuster

Stock-Price Volatility During the Pandemic

By Roman Frydman and Nicholas Mangee

Dec 01, 2021

Webinars and Events

The Paralysis From Above: COP26 and Beyond for the Developing World

For several weeks, representatives of governments across the globe gathered in Glasgow to discuss plans for climate mitigation and adaptation. But the meetings were dominated by representatives of the world’s most advanced economies, often to the detriment of the places where the majority of the world’s population lives: the developing world.

Oct 12, 2021

Webinars and Events

INET Live | Summit on Climate and U.S. China Relations

The pandemic has caused havoc to the world’s health and economy, worsening inequality and disparities already disrupted by geopolitical rivalry, climate change, financialization and technology. Health, wealth and self are entangled in anger over rising inequality and temperatures.

Sep 28, 2021

Webinars and Events

INET Live | Just Transition and the Transition to Justice

Scientists have been sounding the alarm for decades about the severe global impact that rising temperatures will have on the environment, economies, and health outcomes, and ultimately humanity’s long-term survival. With disaster after disaster stacking up, the time for action is now.

Sep 21, 2021

Webinars and Events

INET Live | Climate Debates

Scientists have been sounding the alarm for decades about the severe global impact that rising temperatures will have on the environment, economies, health outcomes, and ultimately humanity’s long-term survival. Yet little has been done.

Aug 12, 2021

Webinars and Events

Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) 4.2 - Justice Delivery: New Frontiers

The 4th Law, Economics & Policy Conference (LEPC) is a virtual, multi-capsule conference series that aims to bring together legal, economic and public policy thinkers to consider a variety of real world issues in India in a holistic manner.

Jun 29, 2021

Webinars and Events

Debt Talks Episode 8 | Public Debt: How Much is Too Much?

Where are the US and Europe now and where could they be going?