Aldo Caliari

Director, Rethinking Bretton Woods Project.Center of Concern

Aldo Caliari has been, since 2000, staff at the Washington DC-based Center of Concern where he is currently a Project Director focusing on linkages between trade and finance policy, global economic governance, debt, international financial architecture and human rights in international economic policy. He has done considerable public speaking for a variety of audiences that range from popular workshops to academia and closed government briefings. Over the last decade, Mr Caliari designed and organized conferences, workshops, private and public meetings and seminars for government officials, civil society and academic audiences in the US and more than 20 different locations overseas. He edited four books on linkages between trade and finance and one on regional and global liquidity arrangements and his writings have been published in books, academic and specialized journals, and the media. He has been a consultant to several intergovernmental organizations -- such as UNCTAD, UNDP, UN DESA, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights— in addition to governments, civil society networks and foundations.

Mr Caliari holds a Master of International Policy and Practice from George Washington University (2007), with a focus on economics and finance. He also holds a Masters Degree from the Washington College of Law, American University, on International Legal Studies (2000), where he was honored with the Outstanding Graduate Award. He earned his first law degree in Argentina, at the Universidad Nacional de Tucuman Law School.

Bridges news

6 November 2008
In late November, member states of the United Nations will have an important opportunity to rethink how to fulfil the promise they made six years ago to place the needs and interests of developing countries at the heart of the multilateral trading system. The Review Conference on Financing for...
1 December 2007
La última revisión que el Fondo Monetario Internacional hizo de sus criterios para la supervisión de las políticas cambiarias de los gobiernos miembros, amenaza con reducir drásticamente las opciones de crecimiento, creación de empleo y diversifi cación de las economías de los países en desarrollo...
1 December 2007
Aldo Caliari A última avaliação do Fundo Monetário Internacional (FMI) sobre critérios de monitoramento das políticas cambiais de seus Membros ameaça as economias em desenvolvimento: são cada vez mais reduzidas as possibilidades de crescimento, criação de empregos e diversificação comercial. Em...
1 October 2007
The International Monetary Fund’s latest review of criteria for surveillance over member governments’ exchange rate policies threatens to dramatically reduce developing country economies’ options for growth, job creation and diversification through trade. Last June, the IMF decided on modifications...