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Sophie Barnett
EU Leaders in Malta: Addressing Migration Ahead of Taormina, February 1, 2017
Annie Beaulieu
COP21, SDGs and Tourism — Just for Policy Makers or for Everyone?, December 8, 2015
Azerbaijan: Transitioning from a Black Gold Economy to a Sustainable Tourism and Innovation Economy, March 16, 2016
A Focus on Sustainable Growth But No Mention of Tourism's Potential, July 13, 2017
Katrina Bland
From Taormina to Charlevoix, September 9, 2017
Putting Gender Equality on the Table, October 9, 2017
How Indigenous Peoples and G7 Leaders Can Best Work Together in 2018, December 26, 2017
Canada's Sixth G7 Summit: Charlevoix, January 29, 2018
Aligning Mental Health with Canada's G7 Charlevoix Priorities, June 8, 2018
Paulo Botta
The Potential Impact of the G20 on Argentina's Foreign Policy, February 28, 2018
Caroline Bracht
Climate Change, Employment and COP21, December 4, 2015
Improving Inclusion, Innovation and Implementation: The G7 Education Ministers at Kurashiki, May 17, 2016
Caitlin Byrne
China: Competent Yet Constrained on G20 Public Diplomacy, April 1, 2016
Sarah Burton
G7 Foreign Ministers and Conflict Prevention, April 16, 2016
Do Ambitious G7 Commitments Secure Less Compliance?, June 3, 2016
Carey Davis
Implications of American Apostasy, June 10, 2018
Martin Dionne
How Can the G20 Use AI to Help Create Sustainable Communities in an Inter-Connected World? with Sarah Mariani
Alecsandra Dragus
G7 ICT Ministers Make Advances in Kagawa, May 1, 2016
Katyrina Dzhaha
Is the G20 Ready for the Next Global Financial Crisis?, February 4, 2016
Will the G20 Finance Ministerial in Shanghai Lead Global Financial Regulation in the Right Direction?, February 19, 2016
Hélène Emorine
G20 Hamburg Summit: A Strong Success for Counter-Terrorism, with Denisse Rudich, July 13, 2017
Cautious Success: G7 Foreign Ministers Pressure U.S. to Stay in Iran Deal, April 24, 2018
Alexandre T. Gingras
A Waltz on the Red Line: Will the G20 Call the Tune Again?, April 10, 2017
Fire, Fury and the G20, September 21, 2017
The Roles of G7 and G20 Foreign Ministers, June 2, 2018
Matthew Goodman
G7 Leaders Need to Talk, May 16, 2016
Jenilee Guebert
COP21 — A Legal or Political Deal?, December 2, 2015
The Climate Change-Health Nexus at COP21: Moving Beyond the Environment, December 8, 2015
Courtney Hallink
Senegal's Macky Sall at the G20 Hangzhou Summit: Included Guest or Sidelined Observer? September 4, 2016
Opening Up a Dialogue between the G20 and Africa, January 31, 2017
Angela Min Yi Hou
The G7 and the BRICS: Companions Not Competitors, June 25, 2018
Looking Forward to the 2019 Biarritz Summit, with Julia Tops, July 3, 2018
Aurora Hudson
Complying with Global Summit Climate Change Commitments: G7, G20 and UN Performance, December 1, 2015
Alev Kayagil
The Conversation on Climate-Induced Migration, December 15, 2015
John Kirton
Shanghai's Solid, Slow Start to China's G20 Year, February 28, 2016
From Agenda Setting to Achievement at the G7's Ise-Shima Summit, April 1, 2016
G7 Foreign Policy from Hiroshima to Ise-Shima and Beyond, April 10, 2016
G7 Agriculture Ministers' Advances at Niigata, April 25, 2016
Saving Lives at the G7 Ise-Shima Summit, May 26, 2016
The G7's Poor Performance on Climate Change Control, May 27, 2016
The South China Sea Dispute from Japan's G7 to China's G20 Summit, July 7, 2016
A Disappointing Response to Global Dangers from G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors at Chengdu, July 24, 2016
President Xi Jinping's Priorities for the G20's Hangzhou Summit, August 30, 2016
The Hangzhou Summit's First Small Step to Control Climate Change, August 31, 2016
Will the G20 Keep Its Promises to Reform the International Financial Institutions? (with Brittaney Warren), October 6, 2016
President Trump Meets the G7 and the G20, November 11, 2016
The G7's Merkel and Trudeau React to Trump, November 12, 2016
China's G20 Leadership with Trump, Beijing, November 14, 2016
From Hangzhou to Fabo: Implementing Innovation after China's G20 Summit, Beijing, November 15, 2016
Innovation for Environmental Protection from Hangzhou to Hefei, Hefei, China, November 17, 2016
Could China Lead the G20 in Combating Non-communicable Diseases?, Bantang, China, November 18, 2016
China's Global Leadership at APEC and Anhui, November 23, 2016
The Hamburg Summit's Challenge of Shaping an Interconnected World in a Way that Works for Migrants and Refugees, with Madeline Koch, December 1, 2016
Xi Jinping's Global Leadership at Davos 2017, January 8, 2017
Theresa May and Donald Trump Tackle Terrorism at Taormina, May 23, 2017
G20 Climate Change Control without the White House, June 2, 2017
Argentina's Agenda for G20 2018, June 4, 2017
France's G7 Priorities for 2018/19, March 21, 2018
Connecting Security and Climate Change at the G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting: Making the Missing Link from Lucca 2017 at Toronto 2018, April 22, 2018
Shocked into Strong Success: Prospects for the 2018 G7 Foreign Ministers' Meeting, April 22, 2018
Committed to Resilience: G7 Foreign Ministers' Commitments on Counter-Terrorism in 2017, with Mary Zelenova, April 23, 2018
Protecting Citizen Safety in a Committed and Comprehensive Way: Challenges for the G7 Foreign and Security Ministers' in 2018, with Brittaney Warren, April 24, 2018
Trump's Trade Protectionism, G7's Charlevoix Success, June 2, 2018
Russia's Return to the G7/G8? June 8, 2018
U.S. Goals Spur Charlevoix Summit Success, June 7, 2018
The Charlevoix Summit's Success on Day One, June 8, 2018
A Dual Track to Start Day Two at Charlevoix, June 9, 2018
A Summit of Significant Success at G7 Charlevoix 2018, June 9, 2018
Madeline Koch
The Hamburg Summit's Challenge of Shaping an Interconnected World in a Way that Works for Migrants and Refugees, with John Kirton, December 1, 2016
Ella Kokotsis
G7 and G20 Contributions to Mitigating Climate Change — Then and Now, December 1, 2015
Overcoming Critical Challenges: Legal Force, CDR, Loss-Damages, Finance and MRVs, December 4, 2015
How Trump and Taormina Could Have Advanced U.S. Energy Security, June 8, 2017
Trump's Dramatic Failure in Advancing Climate Change and U.S. Energy Security, August 22, 2017
Kathryn Kotris
Promising Policies for Persistent Problems in Trade<, July 17, 2016
A History of Charlevoix, September 26, 2017
Julia Kulik
Helping the Climate and Women Together: What Can Paris Do?, December 3, 2015
Will the Ise-Shima Summit Generate Growth Through Global Governance?, May 25, 2016
G7 Leaders' Reactions to the U.S. Election: Looking Ahead to a Summit with President Trump, November 17, 2016
Andrew F. Liu
Mobilizing a Reformed International Monetary Fund, September 3, 2016
Jonathan Luckhurst
Prospects and Prescriptions for the G20's Shanghai Finance Meeting, February 19, 2016
No G20 Policy Shift, Despite Shanghai's Focus on Sustainable Growth, February 29, 2016
November Asia-Pacific Summits Influenced by Global Authority Shifts, November 6, 2017
Sarah Mariani
How Can the G20 Use AI to Help Create Sustainable Communities in an Inter-Connected World? with Martin Dionne
Maria Marchyshyn
The Trans-Pacific Partnership: From the G7 in Japan to Canada and the United States, July 17, 2016
Hamburg 2017: Will Germany Complete the Missing Pieces from Hangzhou?, October 16, 2016
Mobilizing CETA's Opportunities for Canadian Business, October 25, 2017
Matthew McIntosh
The Hangzhou Summit and the Case of Youth Unemployment, October 6, 2016
Climate Change at Taormina, May 25, 2017
From COP21 in Paris to the G20 in Hamburg to COP23 in Bonn, August 1, 2017
Tristen Naylor
On Linking Terrorism and Climate Change, December 10, 2015
The G20 and 21st-Century Communication, August 1, 2016
China's G20 Summit: How Not to Do Message Control, September 18, 2016
High Turnover at the Summit Table: Does It Matter?, May 23, 2017
On the Margins: Meetings to Watch at the Hamburg G20, July 4, 2017
The New Role of the G20: Safeguarding Global Governance from a Revisionist America, July 6, 2017
Hanh Nguyen
Integrating a Gender-Responsive Approach in Climate Change Decision Making, July 22, 2016
Climate Finance under New U.S. Presidency, November 23, 2016
Liz Noh
Japan's Approach to the G7 Ise-Shima Summit, March 8, 2016
Civil Society Gathers at the G7 Ise-Shima Summit, May 25, 2016
Chiara Oldani
Italy, China and Sardinia, November 24, 2016
A Tough Start to Italy's Year as G7 Host, December 5, 2016
The First Days of Italy's New Prime Minister, December 12, 2016
Italy's New-Old Government, December 21, 2016
The Pillars of the Italian G7 Presidency, February 11, 2017
Governing Global Derivatives: G7/G20 Progress, Problem, Possibilities, March 20, 2017
From Finance in Bari to the Summit in Taormina, May 23, 2017
Daniel C. Park
Sluggish Growth Cannot Count: Back to the Drawing Board for World Leaders? September 3, 2016
North Korea: From Vancouver to Charlevoix, February 2, 2018
Giorgia Ponti
Renzi and the 2017 G7, May 28, 2016
Denisse Rudich
EU Leaders Welcome the Chinese Presidency of the G20 Summit (with Marissa Young), September 8, 2016
From Hangzhou to Hamburg: Ensuring a Smooth Transition, October 4, 2016
Sarah Richardson
The BRICS Summit and Brexit: Trade and Investment Prospects, October 18, 2016
How Brexit's Article 50 Will Affect G7 and G20 Summitry in 2017, April 3, 2017
G20 Hamburg Summit: A Strong Success for Counter-Terrorism, with Hélène Emorine, July 13, 2017
Tristram Sainsbury
China's G20 Moment Approaches, September 2, 2016
Amandine Scherrer
What France's Election Might Mean for the G7 and G20 Summits, May 3, 2017
Sabrina Shaw
From Hamburg to Buenos Aires: Education, Innovation and the Future of Work, September 8, 2017 (updated September 24, 2017)
Championing Latin America in the G20, November 3, 2017
Janel Smith
Building Resilient Societies to Counter Global Terrorism, March 31, 2016
Dennis Snower
An Evaluation of the G20 Hamburg Summit, July 10, 2017
Julia Tops
Looking Forward to the 2019 Biarritz Summit, with Angela Min Yi Hou, July 3, 2018
Heidi Ullrich
The G20 and the Digital Gender Divide: Closing the Gender Gap in ICT Skill Development, June 7, 2017
Alissa Wang
The G7 Finance Ministerial Meeting at Sendai — United and Divided, May 25, 2016
The G20 Finance Ministerial Meeting at Chengdu or , July 25, 2016
Prospects for the 2016 BRICS Goa Summit, August 30, 2016
China's Coordination of the G20 and BRICS Summits, September 4, 2016
BRICS Summit: Has a Bridge Been Built? September 5, 2016
Predicting China's G20 Compliance from Hangzhou to Davos, January 24, 2017
From Tweeting to Talking — The Trump-Xi Relationship from Florida to Hamburg, April 10, 2017
Prospects for the Xiamen Summit, August 28, 2017
The Clash of Two Summits: The G7 Charlevoix Summit and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit, June 9, 2018
Tracy Wang
Forging the Economy-Security Link at the Toronto G7 Foreign and Security Ministers Meeting, April 22, 2018
Brittaney Warren
Financing the Climate at COP21, December 8, 2015
Dealing with Disruptive Technology, January 20, 2016
The Costs and Benefits of Disruptive Technologies, Febuary 3, 2016
China's First G20 Sherpa Meeting and Beyond, February 11, 2016
G7 Energy Ministers Meet Ahead of Ise-Shima Summit, May 3, 2016
The Revival of the G7 Environment Ministers' Meeting, May 18, 2016
Following the Money at Ise-Shima, May 26, 2016
G20 Agriculture Ministers Discuss Hunger, Poverty, Climate and Intensive Agriculture, June 7, 2016
G20 Energy Ministers Meet Again, July 6, 2016
Will the G20 Keep Its Promises to Reform the International Financial Institutions? (with John Kirton), October 6, 2016
Trump and Climate Change: From COP22 to the G7, November 18, 2016
From Trump's Inauguration to the G20 Hamburg Summit, January 25, 2017
G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meet in Baden-Baden, March 18, 2017
Trump's Executive Order: A New Energy Era, April 3, 2017
Tales Taormina Can Tell G7 Leaders, with Meredith Williams, May 25, 2017
Toward a Legally Binding Climate Agreement at UNGA, October 10, 2017
Protecting Citizen Safety in a Committed and Comprehensive Way: Challenges for the G7 Foreign and Security Ministers' in 2018, with John Kirton, April 24, 2018
G7 Finance and Development Ministers Issue Co-chairs' Summary, June 3, 2018
David A. Welch
A Crossroads in Korea, February 12, 2016
The G7 and the South China Sea, May 26, 2016
On Maritime Security, G7 Leaders Pivot Toward International Law, May 27, 2016
Meredith Williams
Can the T20 Help the G20 Meet the Challenges of Financial Regulation?, December 2, 2016
Tales Taormina Can Tell G7 Leaders, with Brittaney Warren, May 25, 2017
Marissa J. Young
A Fundamental Gap: Why China's G20 Must Address Health Security, September 4, 2016
EU Leaders Welcome the Chinese Presidency of the G20 Summit (with Denisse Rudich), September 8, 2016
Mary Zelenova
Committed to Resilience: G7 Foreign Ministers' Commitments on Counter-Terrorism in 2017, with John Kirton, April 23, 2018
Ana Zotovic
Comparing Copenhagen 2009 and Paris 2015, November 30, 2015
Renewables Respond to the Climate Change Challenge, December 10, 2015

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