David Gruen on global economic order and the role of the G20

David Gruen on global economic order and the role of the G20

International Policy Summits
Friday, 02 November 2018

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

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This year marks the 10th anniversary of the global financial crisis and the elevation of the G20 to a leader-level forum. Ten years on, has the G20 fulfilled its promise of improving global economic cooperation, particularly in the current environment of rising geopolitical tension and trade frictions?

With only a few weeks until the Buenos Aires Summit, Dr David Gruen, Australia’s G20 Sherpa and Deputy Secretary, Economic, addressed the Lowy Institute on the role of the G20 in the global economic order, its progress since 2008 and prospects for the future.

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