Notes 21 Oct 09

Notes 21 Oct 09 - PoliticalScience 21Oct09(Wed...

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Political Science 21 Oct 09  (Wed.) Group of 20 (G-20) Meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors from 19 countries, plus the European  Union. Purpose:      coordinate international economic policy. Group of Seven/Group of Eight US, Canada, U.K., France, Italy, Germany, Japan, (G8+ Russia ) G-20 Economic Plan (Sep. 2009) Proposals Coordinate efforts to reduce trade in balances Create new regulations for financial institutions by the end of 2010. Give leading Asian countries additional votes in the IMF and World Bank. (Keynesian Economics) International Trade Organization (ITO) ITO Charter signed in Havana in March 1948 (Agreed to, but never created (would have  ..i.e. European  Union. ..'pooling of sovereignty' Authority would have been taken out of the hands of the  US and put into the hands of an Int'l Agency)
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This note was uploaded on 08/29/2011 for the course POL. SCI 2401 taught by Professor Gridley during the Fall '10 term at SPSU.

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Notes 21 Oct 09 - PoliticalScience 21Oct09(Wed...

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