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The African Union (AU) is a continental union consisting of 54 countries in Africa.
Agus Dermawan Wintarto Martowardojo is the current Governor of Bank Indonesia since May 23, 2013.
Agustín Guillermo Carstens Carstens (born in Mexico City), is a Mexican economist who has served as Governor of the Bank of Mexico since.
Ahmet Davutoğlu (born 26 February 1959) is a Turkish academic, politician and former diplomat who has been the Prime Minister of Turkey since 28 August 2014 and as the leader of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) since 27 August 2014.
Alejandro Vanoli (born April 10, 1961) is an Argentine economist and public official, currently President of the Central Bank of Argentina.
Alexandre Antônio Tombini (born December 9, 1963 in Porto Alegre) is a Brazilian economist.
Andrzej Sebastian Duda (born 16 May 1972) is a Polish lawyer and politician, since 2015 serving as the sixth President of Poland.
Angela Dorothea Merkel (Kasner; born 17 July 1954) is a German politician and former research scientist who has been the Chancellor of Germany since 2005 and the Leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) since 2000.
The internationally recognised Ukrainian territory of Crimea was annexed by the Russian Federation in March 2014.
Antalya is the eighth most populous city in Turkey and the capital of its eponymous province.
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Anton Germanovich Siluanov (p; born 12 April 1963 in Moscow) is a Russian politician and economist.
Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located in southeastern South America.
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Arun Jaitley (born 28 December 1952) is a Bharatiya Janata Party politician, currently serving as Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs, Information, and Broadcasting, in the Government of India and also as Leader of the House in the Rajya Sabha.
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a forum for 21 Pacific Rim member economies.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is a regional development bank established on 22 August 1966 which is headquartered in Metro Manila, Philippines, to facilitate economic development in Asia.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is a political and economic organisation of ten Southeast Asian countries.
Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.
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Austria (Österreich), officially the Republic of Austria (Republik Österreich), is a federal republic and a landlocked country of over 8.5 million people in Central Europe.
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Axel Kicillof (born 25 September 1971) is an Argentine economist who was appointed Argentina's Minister of Economy on November 18, 2013.
Azerbaijan (Azərbaycan), officially the Republic of Azerbaijan (Azərbaycan Respublikası), is a transcontinental country in the Caucasus region, situated at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia.
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Ban Ki-moon (born 13 June 1944) is a South Korean statesman and politician who is the eighth and current Secretary-General of the United Nations.
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Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office.
The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision (BCBS) is a committee of banking supervisory authorities that was established by the central bank governors of the Group of Ten countries in 1974.
Belgium (België; Belgique; Belgien), officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a sovereign state in Western Europe.
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Benin (or; Bénin), officially the Republic of Benin (République du Bénin) and formerly Dahomey, is a country in West Africa.
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Berlin is the capital of Germany and one of the 16 states of Germany.
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Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.
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The Bretton Woods system of monetary management established the rules for commercial and financial relations among the United States, Canada, Western Europe, Australasia and Japan in the mid-20th century.
BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies: Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa.
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Brisbane is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state of Queensland, and the third most populous city in Australia.
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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) is a convention centre in Brisbane, Australia.
The Brookings Institution is an American think tank based on Embassy Row in Washington, D.C., USA.
Brunei, officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace (Negara Brunei Darussalam, Jawi), is a sovereign state located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia.
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Caio Kai Koch-Weser (born July 25, 1944 in Rolândia, Brazil) is a German economist, civil servant and business executive.
Cambodia (កម្ពុជា, Kampuchea), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, Preah Reacheanachak Kampuchea) and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
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Canada is a country, consisting of ten provinces and three territories, in the northern part of the continent of North America.
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Cannes (in Occitan Canas) is a city located on the French Riviera.
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A central bank, reserve bank, or monetary authority is an institution that manages a state's currency, money supply, and interest rates.
The Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI, pronounced "see-jee") is an independent, non-partisan think tank on global governance.
Cevdet Yılmaz (born April 1, 1967) is a Turkish politician who has served as a Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey in the interim election government formed by Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu on 28 August 2015.
The Chairperson of the African Union is the ceremonial head of the African Union elected by the Assembly of Heads of State for one year.
The Chancellor of Germany is the head of government of Germany.
The Chancellor of the Exchequer is a senior official as one of the Great Offices of State within Her Majesty's Government and head of Her Majesty's Treasury.
A chief executive officer (CEO in American English) or managing director (MD in British English) describes the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, or administrator in charge of managing a non-profit or for-profit organization.
Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.
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China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.
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Choi Kyoung-hwan (born June 22, 1955) is a member of the National Assembly of South Korea in the Hannara Party.
Christian Noyer (born 6 October 1950) is a French higher civil servant, current Governor of the Bank of France (since 2003), and former vice-president of the Executive Board of the European Central Bank (1998–2002).
Christine Madeleine Odette Lagarde (née Lallouette,; born 1 January 1956 in Paris) is a French lawyer and Union for a Popular Movement politician who has been the Managing Director (MD) of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) since 5 July 2011.
Coex Convention & Exhibition Center located in Samseong-dong of Gangnam-gu district, Seoul, is one of South Korea's largest convention and exhibition centers.
Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a country situated in the northwest of South America, bordered to the northwest by Panama; to the east by Venezuela and Brazil; to the south by Ecuador and Peru; and it shares maritime limits with Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, Jamaica, Dominican Republic and Haiti.
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The Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS; r; also called the Russian Commonwealth) is a regional organisation whose participating countries are former Soviet Republics, formed during the breakup of the Soviet Union.
The Commonwealth of Nations, commonly known as the Commonwealth (formerly the British Commonwealth), is an intergovernmental organization of 53 member states that were mostly territories of the former British Empire.
The Congress of Vienna was a conference of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, and held in Vienna from September 1814 to June 1815.
The Council of the European Union (often still referred to as the Council of Ministers, or sometimes just called the Council (Consilium)) is the third of the seven institutions of the European Union (EU) as listed in the Treaty on European Union.
Cristina Elisabet Fernández de Kirchner (born 19 February 1953), known as Cristina Kirchner and often referred to by her initials CFK, is the current President of Argentina and widow of former president Néstor Kirchner.
Crony capitalism is a term describing an economy in which success in business depends on close relationships between business people and government officials.
The Danish Institute for International Studies (DIIS) is an independent research institution engaged in research in international affairs.
David William Donald Cameron (born 9 October 1966) is a British politician who has served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 2010, as Leader of the Conservative Party since 2005 and as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Witney since 2001.
The David L. Lawrence Convention Center (DLLCC) is a convention, conference and exhibition building in downtown Pittsburgh in the U.S. commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The Deputy Prime Minister of Turkey is the official Deputy of the Head of Government of Turkey.
Der Spiegel (lit. "The Mirror") is a German weekly news magazine published in Hamburg.
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The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Development Assistance Committee (DAC) is a forum to discuss issues surrounding aid, development and poverty reduction in developing countries.
Dilma Vana Rousseff (born 14 December 1947) is a Brazilian economist and politician currently serving as the 36th President of Brazil.
The Director-General of the World Trade Organization is responsible for supervising the administrative functions of the World Trade Organization (WTO).
For the Montgomery, Alabama, talk radio personality, see Don Markwell Donald John "Don" Markwell (born 19 April 1959) is an Australian social scientist and educational leader.
Donald Franciszek Tusk (born 22 April 1957) is a Polish politician who has been President of the European Council since 1 December 2014.
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Economic security or financial security is the condition of having stable income or other resources to support a standard of living now and in the foreseeable future.
The Economy of Poland is the largest economy in Central Europe, sixth-largest in the EU and the largest among the ex-communist members of the European Union.
Egypt (مِصر, مَصر), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.
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Elvira Sakhipzadovna Nabiullina (Эльвира Сахипзадовна Набиуллина.; Эльвира Сәхипзада ҡыҙы Нәбиуллина; born 29 October 1963) is a Tatar born-Russian economist and head of the Central Bank of Russia.
An emerging power or rising power is a term used as recognition of the rising, primarily economic, influence of a nation—or union of nations—which has steadily increased their presence in global affairs.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Enrique Peña Nieto (born 20 July 1966) is the 57th President of Mexico.
Equatorial Guinea (Guinea Ecuatorial, Guinée équatoriale, Guiné Equatorial), officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea (República de Guinea Ecuatorial, République de Guinée équatoriale, República da Guiné Equatorial), is a country located in Central Africa, with an area of.
Erdem Başçı (born 1966) is a Turkish economist and the current Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey since April 2011.
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Ernst & Young (trading as EY) is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
Ethiopia (ኢትዮጵያ), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country located in the Horn of Africa.
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The Eurasian Economic Community (EAEC or EurAsEC) was a regional organisation between 2000 and 2014 which aimed for the economic integration of its member states.
The European Central Bank (ECB) is the central bank for the euro and administers monetary policy of the Eurozone, which consists of 19 EU member states and is one of the largest currency areas in the world.
The European Commission (EC) is the executive body of the European Union responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the EU treaties and managing the day-to-day business of the EU.
The Commissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs and the Euro is the member of the European Commission responsible for economic and financial affairs.
The Commissioner for Taxation and Customs Union, Audit and Anti-Fraud is the member of the European Commission.
The European Union (EU) is a politico-economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.
ExCeL London (Exhibition Centre London) (often referred to as the ExCeL Exhibition Centre) is an exhibitions and international convention centre in the London Borough of Newham.
The Federal Ministry of Finance (Bundesministerium der Finanzen), abbreviated BMF, is the cabinet-level finance ministry of Germany, with its seat at the Detlev-Rohwedder-Haus in Berlin and a secondary office in Bonn.
Felipe de Jesús Calderón Hinojosa GCB (born August 18, 1962) is a Mexican politician who served as President of Mexico from December 1, 2006, to November 30, 2012.
A finance minister is an executive or cabinet position in charge of one or more of government finances, economic policy and financial regulation.
The financial crisis of 2007–08, also known as the Global Financial Crisis and 2008 financial crisis, is considered by many economists to have been the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression of the 1930s.
The Financial Stability Board (FSB) is an international body that monitors and makes recommendations about the global financial system.
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO; French: Organisation des Nations unies pour l'alimentation et l'agriculture, Italian: Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l'Alimentazione e l'Agricoltura) is an agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger.
Forbes is an American business magazine owned by Forbes, Inc.
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Foreign Policy is a news publication, founded in 1970, that is focused on global affairs, current events, and domestic and international policy.
Fox News Channel (FNC), also known as Fox News, is an American basic cable and satellite news television channel that is owned by the Fox Entertainment Group subsidiary of 21st Century Fox. As of February 2015, approximately 94,700,000 American households (81.4% of cable, satellite & telco customers) receive the Fox News Channel. The channel broadcasts primarily from studios at Rockefeller Center in New York City. The channel was created by Australian-American media mogul Rupert Murdoch, who hired former Republican Party media consultant and NBC executive Roger Ailes as its founding CEO. It launched on October 7, 1996, to 17 million cable subscribers. It grew during the late 1990s and 2000s to become the dominant cable news network in the United States. Fox News Channel has been accused of biased reporting and promoting the Republican Party. Fox News Channel employees have responded that news reporting and political commentary operate independently, and have denied bias in news reporting.
Fractional-reserve banking is the practice whereby a bank accepts deposits, and holds reserves that are a fraction of the amount of its deposit liabilities.
François Gérard Georges Nicolas Hollande (born 12 August 1954) is a French politician.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.
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Frances Julia Stewart (born 4 August 1940), is professor of development economics and director of the Centre for Research on Inequality, Human Security and Ethnicity (CRISE), University of Oxford.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language, belonging to the Indo-European family.
G20 or G-20 may refer to.
The Group of 33 was an international grouping that existed briefly in 1999, comprising the thirty-three leading national economies of the world.
The Group of Eight is a governmental political forum.
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George Osborne (born Gideon Oliver Osborne; 23 May 1971) is a British politician and member of the Conservative Party who has been First Secretary of State since 2015, Chancellor of the Exchequer and Second Lord of the Treasury since 2010 and Member of Parliament (MP) for Tatton since 2001.
George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009, and the 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000.
German (Deutsch) is a West Germanic language that derives most of its vocabulary from the Germanic branch of the Indo-European language family.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a federal parliamentary republic in western-central Europe.
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Glenn Robert Stevens (born 23 January 1958) is an Australian economist and the current Governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia.
Global Governance: A Review of Multilateralism and International Organizations is an academic quarterly journal published by Lynne Rienner Publishers.
James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British Labour Party politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 until 2010.
A great power is a sovereign state that is recognized as having the ability and expertise to exert its influence on a global scale.
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The Global Recession was the general economic decline observed in world markets around the end of the first decade of the 21st century.
The gross world product (GWP) is the combined gross national product of all the countries in the world.
The Group of 22 (G22 or Willard Group) was announced by the leaders of APEC in 1997.
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Guido Mantega (born 7 April 1949 in Genoa, Italy) is an Italian Brazilian economist, and politician who was Brazil's Finance Minister.
The Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (مجلس التعاون لدول الخليج العربية), originally (and still colloquially) known as the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC, مجلس التعاون الخليجي), is a regional intergovernmental political and economic union consisting of all Arab states of the Persian Gulf, except for Iraq.
Guy Ryder, (born Liverpool, UK, 3 January 1956) is the 10th Director-General of the International Labour Organization (ILO).
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Hangzhou, formerly romanised as Hangchow, is the capital and largest city of Zhejiang Province in Eastern China.
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Hans Eichel is a German politician (SPD) and the co-founder of the G20.
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, is 31st and current Governor of the Bank of Japan (BOJ).
Head of government is a generic term used for either the highest or second highest official in the executive branch of a sovereign state, a federated state, or a self-governing colony who often presides over a cabinet.
A head of state is the highest-ranking constitutional position in a sovereign state and is vested with powers to act as the chief public representative of that state.
Headquarters (HQ) denotes the location where most, if not all, of the important functions of an organization are coordinated.
The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.
Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Assaf (إبراهيم بن عبد العزيز بن عبد الله العساف; born 28 January 1949) is the current finance minister of Saudi Arabia.
Ignazio Visco (born 21 November 1949) is an Italian economist and the current Governor of the Bank of Italy.
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.
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Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia.
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An information activist is someone who works to make information available to the general population.
International mostly means something (a company, language, or organization) involving more than a single country.
The International Business Times is an online news publication, comprising seven national editions and four languages.
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is a United Nations agency dealing with labour issues, particularly international labour standards, social protection, and work opportunities for all.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an international organization headquartered in Washington, DC, of "188 countries working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world".
International trade is the exchange of capital, goods, and services across international borders or territories, which could involve the activities of the government and individual.
Iran (or; ایران), historically known as Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran, is a country in Western Asia.
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Italian (or lingua italiana) is a Romance language spoken mainly in Europe: Italy, Switzerland, San Marino, Vatican City, as a second language in Albania, Malta, Slovenia and Croatia, by minorities in Crimea, Eritrea, France, Libya, Monaco, Montenegro, Romania and Somalia, – Gordon, Raymond G., Jr.
Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe.
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Jacob Joseph "Jack" Lew (born August 29, 1955) is an American government administrator and attorney who is the 76th and current United States Secretary of the Treasury, serving since 2013.
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Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, GCB (born 12 April 1942) is the President of South Africa, elected by parliament following his party's victory in the 2009 general election.
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James Kenneth Glassman (born January 1, 1947) is the founding executive director of the George W. Bush Institute, a public policy development institution focused on creating independent, non-partisan solutions to America's most pressing public policy problems through the principles that guided President George W. Bush and his wife Laura in public life.
Jan Fischer (born 2 January 1951) is a Czech politician was Prime Minister of the Czech Republic from May 2009 to June 2010, heading a caretaker government.
Janet Louise Yellen (born August 13, 1946) is an American economist.
Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.
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Jean-Claude Juncker (born 9 December 1954) is a Luxembourgish politician who has been President of the European Commission, the executive branch of the European Union (EU), since 2014.
Jens Weidmann (born 20 April 1968) is a German economist and president of the Deutsche Bundesbank.
Jim Yong Kim MD, PhD, also known as Kim Yong (born December 8, 1959), is a Korean American physician and anthropologist who has served as the 12th President of the World Bank since July 1, 2012.
Joaquim Vieira Ferreira Levy (born February 17, 1961) is a Brazilian economist who is currently Brazil's Finance Minister.
Joseph "Joe" Oliver (born May 20, 1940) is a Canadian politician and Member of Parliament, currently serving as the Minister of Finance.
John James Kirton (born 1948) is a professor of political science and the director and co-founder of the G8 Research Group, co-director (with Alan Alexandroff and Donald Brean) and founder of the G20 Research Group, founder and co-director (with James Orbinski) of the Global Health Diplomacy Program, and founder and co-founder (with Marina Larionova of the National Research University - Higher School of Economics) of the BRICS Research Group, all housed at the Munk School of Global Affairs at University of Trinity College in the University of Toronto.
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John Maynard Keynes, 1st Baron Keynes, CB, FBA (5 June 1883 – 21 April 1946), was a British economist whose ideas fundamentally affected the theory and practice of modern macroeconomics and the economic policies of governments.
Joko "Jokowi" Widodo (Javanese: Kamus Pepak Basa Jawa,Sudaryanto/Pranowo, 2001, #1359 Gêdrìk: Jåkå Widådå; O-Javanese: Jaka Widada; born 21 June 1961) is the President of Indonesia.
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Jonas Gahr Støre (born 25 August 1960) is a Norwegian politician and the leader of the Labour Party.
José Ángel Gurría Treviño (born 8 May 1950), also known as Ángel Gurría, is a Mexican economist and diplomat.
Julie Isabel Bishop (born 17 July 1956) is an Australian politician, serving as the Minister for Foreign Affairs since 2013 and the Deputy Leader of the Liberal Party since 2007.
Kazakhstan (Қазақстан.), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan, is a country in Central Asia, with a minor part west of the Ural River and thus in Europe.
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The King of Saudi Arabia is Saudi Arabia's head of state and absolute monarch (i.e. head of government).
Law and Justice (Polish), abbreviated to PiS, is a national-conservative political party in Poland.
Lawrence Henry "Larry" Summers (born November 30, 1954) is an American economist who is President Emeritus and Charles W. Eliot University Professor of Harvard University.
Lê Lương Minh (born 1 September 1952) is a Vietnamese politician and diplomat and the current Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
Lech Aleksander Kaczyński (18 June 194910 April 2010) was a Polish lawyer and politician who served as the President of Poland from 2005 until 2010 and as Mayor of Warsaw from 2002 until 22 December 2005.
Lee Ju-yeol (born 24 July 1952) is a South Korean economist and technocrat who was appointed Governor of the Bank of Korea, the South Korean central bank, on 1 April 2014.
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Lee Myung-bak (born December 19, 1941) was the 10th President of South Korea from February 25, 2008, to February 25, 2013.
Lesetja Kganyago is a South African economist and central banker.
Countries are sorted by nominal GDP estimates from financial and statistical institutions, which are calculated at market or government official exchange rates.
This article includes four lists of countries of the world sorted by their gross domestic product per capita at nominal values.
This article includes a list of countries in the world sorted by their gross domestic product (GDP), the value of all final goods and services produced within a state in a given year.
This article includes three lists of countries by gross domestic product (at purchasing power parity) per capita, i.e. the purchasing power parity (PPP) value of all final goods and services produced within a country in a given year, divided by the average (or mid-year) population for the same year.
The following list of G-20 summits summarizes all Group of 20 conferences held at various different levels: heads of government, finance ministers and central bank governors, employment and labour ministers of the G-20 major economies, and others.
This is a list of Italian Ministers of Economy and Finances since the Ministry of Economy and Finances' creation in 2001 by the fusion of two former ministries, the Ministry of Economy and the Ministry of Finances.
The Finance Minister of Indonesia is the Head of the Ministry of Finance of Indonesia.
The President of Senegal is the head of state of Senegal.
The President of Zimbabwe is the head of state of Zimbabwe, elected by popular majority vote.
This is a list of Secretaries-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
There are eight sovereign states that have successfully detonated nuclear weapons.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
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Los Cabos is a municipality located at the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula, in the state of Baja California Sur.
Lou Jiwei (born December 1950), is a Chinese politician and Minister of Finance.
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Luis Videgaray Caso (born Mexico City, August 10, 1968) is a Mexican politician who serves as the Secretary of Finance and Public Credit in the cabinet of Enrique Peña Nieto.
Macky Sall (born 11 December 1961) is a Senegalese politician who has been President of Senegal since April 2012.
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Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland.
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Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy located in Southeast Asia.
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Malcolm Bligh Turnbull (born 24 October 1954) is an Australian politician who has served as the Prime Minister of Australia and Leader of the Liberal Party since 2015, and as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Wentworth since 2004.
Mariano Rajoy Brey (born 27 March 1955) is a Spanish politician who has been the Prime Minister of Spain, since 2011 and leader of the People's Party since 2004.
Mario Draghi (born 3 September 1947) is an Italian economist, manager and banker who succeeded Jean-Claude Trichet as the President of the European Central Bank on 1 November 2011.
Mark Joseph Carney, (born March 16, 1965) is a Canadian central banker and the current Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the G20's Financial Stability Board.
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Matteo Renzi (born 11 January 1975) is an Italian politician who has been Prime Minister of Italy since 22 February 2014 and the Secretary of the Democratic Party since 15 December 2013.
Mauritania (موريتانيا; Berber: Muritanya or Agawej; Gànnaar; Soninke: Murutaane; Pulaar: Moritani), officially the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, is a country in the Maghreb region of western North Africa.
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Metro Toronto Convention Centre (originally and still colloquially Metro Convention Centre, and sometimes MTCC), is a convention complex located in downtown Toronto, Ontario along Front Street West in the former Railway Lands.
Mexico (México), officially the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos), is a federal republic in North America.
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Michel Sapin (born 9 April 1952) is a French politician who has served in the government of France as Minister of Finance since 2014.
A micronation, sometimes referred to as a model country or new country project, is an entity that claims to be an independent nation or state but is not officially recognized by world governments or major international organizations.
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In international relations, a middle power is a sovereign state that is not a superpower or a great power, but still has large or moderate influence and international recognition.
MIKTA is an association of the five major middle powers Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey, and Australia.
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The Minister of Finance (Ministre des Finances) is the Minister of the Crown in the Canadian Cabinet who is responsible each year for presenting the federal government's budget.
The Minister of Finance (or simply, finance minister) is the head of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of India.
The is the member of the Cabinet of Japan in charge of the Ministry of Finance.
The Minister of Finance is a minister in the Cabinet of South Africa who is the political head of the National Treasury.
The Minister of the Economy, Finances and Industry (French: Ministre de l'Économie, des Finances et de l'Industrie), called the Minister of Finance for short, is one of the most prominent positions in the cabinet of France after the Prime Minister.
The Ministry of Economy and Public Finances is concerned with finance and monetary matters.
The Ministry of Finance (Ministério da Fazenda) of Brazil was created in 1808 with the title Secretaria de Estado dos Negócios do Brasil e da Fazenda.
Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation (Министерство финансов Российской Федерации, Минфин России, MinFin) is a federal ministry, responsible for general financial policy and for general management in the field of finance of the Russian Federation.
The Ministry of Finance of the Government of the People's Republic of China is the national executive agency of the Central People's Government which administers macroeconomic policies and the national annual budget.
The Ministry of Strategy & Finance (abbreviated to MOSF) oversees the financial policies of the South Korean government.
Mirek Topolánek (born 15 May 1956) was Prime Minister of the Czech Republic from 2006 to 2009.
Myanmar (or (also with the stress on first syllable)), officially the Republic of the Union of Myanmar and also known as Burma, is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia bordered by Bangladesh, India, China, Laos and Thailand.
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Dato' Sri Haji Mohammad Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak (born 23 July 1953) is the sixth and current Prime Minister of Malaysia.
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Narendra Damodardas Modi (born 17 September 1950) is the 15th and current Prime Minister of India, in office since 26 May 2014.
The National Building Museum, historically known as the Pension Building, in Washington, D.C., United States, is a museum of "architecture, design, engineering, construction, and urban planning".
National Taxpayers Union (NTU) is a conservative taxpayers advocacy organization and taxpayers union in the United States, founded in 1969 by James Dale Davidson.
The Netherlands (Nederland) is the main "constituent country" (land) of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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New Delhi is a district in Delhi which serves as the capital of India and seat of the executive, legislative, and judiciary branches of the Government of India.
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The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) is an economic development program of the African Union.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
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Ngaire Woods (pronounced "nyree") is the Founding Dean of the Blavatnik School of Government and Professor of Global Economic Governance at the University of Oxford.
Nhlanhla Musa Nene (born 5 December 1958) is the Minister of Finance of South Africa, appointed on 25 May 2014.
Nicolas Sarkozy (born Nicolas Paul Stéphane Sarközy de Nagy-Bocsa; 28 January 1955) is a French politician who served as the President of France and Co-prince of Andorra from 16 May 2007 until 15 May 2012.
Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.
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Norway (Norwegian: (Bokmål) or (Nynorsk)), officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus Jan Mayen and the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard.
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Nuclear sharing is a concept in NATO's policy of nuclear deterrence, which involves member countries without nuclear weapons of their own in the planning for the use of nuclear weapons by NATO, and in particular provides for the armed forces of these countries to be involved in delivering these weapons in the event of their use.
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) (Organisation de coopération et de développement économiques, OCDE) is an international economic organisation of 34 countries, founded in 1961 to stimulate economic progress and world trade.
Pakistan (or; پاكستان ALA-LC), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (اسلامی جمہوریۂ پاكستان ALA-LC), is a sovereign country in South Asia.
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The first Palais des Festivals et des Congrès was a building built in 1949 to host the Cannes Film Festival.
Paris (UK:; US:; French) is the capital and most-populous city of France.
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is the eleventh and current President of South Korea.
Paul Edgar Philippe Martin (born August 28, 1938), also known as Paul Martin Jr., is a Canadian politician who was the 21st Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Liberal Party of Canada after being the Canadian Minister of Finance.
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The permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, also known as the Permanent Five, Big Five, or P5, include the following five governments: China, France, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Pier Carlo Padoan (born 19 January 1950, Rome) is an Italian economist who has been the Minister of Economy and Finances of Italy since 2014.
Pierre Moscovici (born September 16, 1957) is European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs.
Pittsburgh is the second largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania with a population of 305,842 and the county seat of Allegheny County.
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Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland (Rzeczpospolita Polska), is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine and Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea, Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north.
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A presidential election in two rounds was held in Poland on 10 and 24 May 2015.
Political science is a social science discipline that deals with systems of government and the analysis of political activity and political behavior.
Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa) is a Romance language and the sole official language of Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and São Tomé and Príncipe.
The Presidency of the Council of the European Union is responsible for the functioning of the Council of the European Union, the upper house of the EU legislature.
The President of the Argentine Nation (Presidente de la Nación Argentina), usually known as the President of Argentina, is the head of state of Argentina.
The President of Brazil, officially the President of the Federative Republic of Brazil (Presidente da República Federativa do Brasil), or simply the President of the Republic, is both head of state and head of government of the Federative Republic of Brazil.
The President of the French Republic (Président de la République française), is the executive head of state of the French Fifth Republic.
The President of the Republic of Indonesia (Presiden Republik Indonesia) is the head of state and head of government of the Republic of Indonesia.
The President of the United Mexican States (Presidente de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is the head of state and government of Mexico.
The President of the Russian Federation (Президент Российской Федерации, Romanized: President Rossiiskoi Federatsii) is the head of state, Supreme Commander-in-chief and holder of the highest office within the Russian Federation.
The President of the Republic of South Africa is the head of state and head of government under the Constitution of South Africa.
The President of the Republic of Korea (대한민국 대통령; 大韓民國大統領) is, according to the South Korean constitution, the chairman of the cabinet, the chief executive of the government, commander-in-chief of the armed forces, and the head of state of South Korea.
The President of the European Commission is the head of the European Commission (the executive branch of the:European Union) and therefore the most powerful officeholder in the EU, (loosely) analogous to the role of a country's Prime-Minister / Head of Government (as opposed to the separate role of President of the European Council, who could be seen as the European Union's Head of State) – although, unlike a national head of government, the President of the Commission does not determine foreign policy, command troops or raise taxes.
The President of the European Council (sometimes referred to as the President of the European Union) is a principal representative of the European Union (EU) on the world stage, and the person presiding over and driving forward the work of the European Council.
The President of the People's Republic of China (PRC) is the head of state of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
The President of the United States of America (POTUS) is the elected head of state and head of government of the United States.
The Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Australia is the head of government in Australia.
The Prime Minister of Canada (Premier ministre du Canada) is the primary minister of the Crown, chairman of the Cabinet, and thus head of government for Canada, charged with advising the Canadian monarch or federal viceroy on the exercise of the executive powers vested in them by the constitution.
The Prime Minister of India (Hindi: भारत के प्रधानमंत्री Bhārat kē Pradhānmantrī), as addressed to in the Constitution of India, is the chief of government, chief adviser to the President of India, head of the Council of Ministers and the leader of the majority party in the parliament.
The Prime Minister of Italy, officially the President of the Council of Ministers of the Italian Republic (Italian: Presidente del Consiglio dei Ministri della Repubblica Italiana), is the head of government of the Italian Republic.
The is the head of government of Japan.
The Prime Minister of Malaysia (Perdana Menteri Malaysia) is the head of government in Malaysia.
The President of the Government of Spain The English Style Guide (Fifth edition: 2005 Revised: March 2009) published by the European Commission Directorate-General for Translation states the following: 19.29 Spain.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is the head of Her Majesty's Government in the United Kingdom.
The Prime Minister of Turkey (Turkish: Başbakan) is the head of government of Turkey.
Purchasing power parity (PPP) is a component of some economic theories and is a technique used to determine the relative value of different currencies.
Raghuram Govind Rajan (born 3 February 1963) is the current and the 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, having taken charge of India's central banking institution on 4 September 2013, and succeeding Duvvuri Subbarao.
In economics, a nominal value is an economic value expressed in historical nominal monetary terms.
In international relations, a regional power is a state that has power within a geographic region.
Robert Gilpin (born 1930) is a scholar of international political economy and the professor emeritus of Politics and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.
Robert Gabriel Mugabe (born 21 February 1924) is the current President of Zimbabwe, serving since 31 December 1987.
Roberto Carvalho de Azevêdo (born 3 October 1957) is a Brazilian diplomat and the current Director-General of the World Trade Organization.
Routledge is a British multinational publisher.
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Russia (Ru-Россия.ogg), also officially known as the Russian Federation (a), is a country in northern Eurasia.
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Saint Petersburg (p) is the second largest city in Russia, politically incorporated as a federal subject (a federal city).
Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud (سلمان بن عبد العزيز آل سعود,, Najdi Arabic pronunciation:; born (31 December 1935) is the King of Saudi Arabia, Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and the head of the House of Saud. He served as the deputy governor and then the Governor of Riyadh for 48 years from 1963 to 2011. He was appointed as defense minister in 2011. He was also named the Crown Prince in 2012 following the death of his brother Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Salman was crowned as the new king of Saudi Arabia on 23 January 2015 following the death of his half brother, King Abdullah. Among the most notable events during his ruling were Saudi Arabia's military intervention in Yemen and 2015 Mina stampede.
Saudi Arabia, officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is an Arab state in Western Asia constituting the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula.
Scott John Morrison (born 13 May 1968) is an Australian politician.
The Mexican Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit (Secretaría de Hacienda y Crédito Público, SHCP) is the finance ministry.
The Secretary-General of the United Nations (UNSG) is the head of the United Nations Secretariat, one of the principal organs of the United Nations.
Senegal (le Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country in West Africa.
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Seoul – officially the Seoul Special City – is the capital and largest metropolis of South Korea, forming the heart of the Seoul Capital Area, which includes the surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province, the world's second largest metropolitan area with over 25.6 million people.
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is the Prime Minister of Japan, re-elected to the position in December 2012.
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Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the ''Lion City'', the ''Garden City'', and the ''Red Dot'', is a leading global city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
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South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa, is the southernmost country in Africa.
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (lit. The Republic of Great Han; ROK), and commonly referred to as Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.
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Spain (España), officially the Kingdom of Spain (Reino de España), is a sovereign state located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe.
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Spanish (español), also called Castilian, is a Romance language that originated in the Castile region of Spain and today has hundreds of millions of native-speakers.
Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian politician who is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Canada and the Leader of the Conservative Party.
Stephen S. Poloz is a Canadian banker and current Governor of the Bank of Canada.
Strelna (Стре́льна) is a municipal settlement in Petrodvortsovy District of the federal city of St. Petersburg, Russia, located about halfway between St. Petersburg proper and Petergof and overlooking the shore of the Gulf of Finland.
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Sustainable energy is the form of energy obtained from non-exhaustible resources, such that the provision of this form of energy serves the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
Sweden (Sverige), officially the Kingdom of Sweden (Swedish), is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe.
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Switzerland (Schweiz;Swiss Standard German spelling and pronunciation. The Swiss German name is sometimes spelled as Schwyz or Schwiiz. Schwyz is also the standard German (and international) name of one of the Swiss cantons. Suisse; Svizzera; Svizra or),The latter is the common Sursilvan pronunciation.
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Taiwan (see below), officially the Republic of China (ROC) is a sovereign state in East Asia.
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is a Japanese politician, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance.
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Thailand (or; ประเทศไทย), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (ราชอาณาจักรไทย), formerly known as Siam (สยาม), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia.
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The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.
The Korea Times is the oldest of three English-language newspapers published daily in South Korea.
The Wall Street Journal is a business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The term Third World arose during the Cold War to define countries that remained non-aligned with either NATO, or the Communist Bloc.
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Timothy Franz "Tim" Geithner (born August 18, 1961) is an American economic policy maker and central banker who served as the 75th United States Secretary of the Treasury, under President Barack Obama, from 2009 to 2013.
Anthony John "Tony" Abbott (born 4 November 1957) is an Australian politician who was the 28th Prime Minister of Australia from 18 September 2013 to 15 September 2015.
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Toronto is the most populous city in Canada, and the capital of the province of Ontario.
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The Treasurer of Australia is the minister in the Government of Australia responsible for government expenditure and revenue raising.
The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, commonly known as the Non-Proliferation Treaty or NPT, is an international treaty whose objective is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons technology, to promote cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy, and to further the goal of achieving nuclear disarmament and general and complete disarmament.
Trevor Andrew Manuel (born 31 January 1956) is a South African politician who served in the government of South Africa as Minister of Finance from 1996 to 2009, during the presidencies of Nelson Mandela, Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe, and subsequently as Minister in the Presidency for the National Planning Commission from 2009 to 2014 under President Jacob Zuma.
A triumvirate (from Latin, triumvirātus, from trēs three + vir man) is a political regime dominated by three powerful individuals, each a triumvir (pl. triumvirs or triumviri).
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Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Turkish), is a parliamentary republic in Eurasia, largely located in Western Asia, with the smaller portion of Eastern Thrace in Southeast Europe.
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The United Arab Emirates (دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة), sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE,الامارات is a country located in the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.
The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization to promote international co-operation.
The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA, GA, or, from the Assemblée Générale, "AG") is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations and the only one in which all member nations have equal representation.
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
The Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, which is concerned with financial and monetary matters, and, until 2003, also included several federal law enforcement agencies.
The University of Oxford (informally Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.
The University of Toronto (U of T, UToronto, or Toronto) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, situated on the grounds that surround Queen's Park.
Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (SRV), is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
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Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin (a, born 7 October 1952) has been the President of Russia since 7 May 2012, succeeding Dmitry Medvedev.
The Voice of Russia (r) was the Russian government's international radio broadcasting service from 1993 until 9 November 2014.
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.
Wolfgang Schäuble (born 18 September 1942) is a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) who has served as Germany's Federal Minister of Finance in the second and third Merkel cabinets since 2009.
The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to developing countries for capital programs.
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The World Bank Group (WBG) is a family of five international organizations that make leveraged loans to developing countries.
World Development Indicators (WDI) is the primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources.
In demographics and general statistics, the term world population refers to the total number of living humans on Earth.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is an intergovernmental organization which regulates international trade.
World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
Xi Jinping (pronounced; born 15 June 1953) is the general secretary of the Communist Party of China, the president of the People's Republic of China, and the chairman of the Central Military Commission.
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Zhou Xiaochuan (born January 29, 1948) is a Chinese economist, banker, reformist and bureaucrat.
Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked country located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.
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The 2006 G-20 Meeting of Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors was held in Melbourne, Australia between November 18 and November 19, 2006.
The 2008 G-20 Washington Summit on Financial Markets and the World Economy took place on November 14–15, 2008, in Washington, D.C., United States.
The 2009 G-20 London Summit is the second meeting of the G-20 heads of state in discussion of financial markets and the world economy, which was held in London on 2 April 2009 at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre.
The 2009 G-20 Pittsburgh Summit was the third meeting of the G-20 heads of state in discussion of financial markets and the world economy.
The 2010 G20 Seoul Summit was the fifth meeting of the G-20 heads of government, to discuss the global financial system and the world economy,Cho Jin-seo.
The 2010 G-20 Toronto summit was the fourth meeting of the G-20 heads of government, in discussion of the global financial system and the world economy, which took place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, during June 26–27, 2010.
The 2010 G-20 Toronto summit protests began one week ahead of the summit of the leaders of the G-20 on 26–27 June in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The 2011 G-20 Cannes Summit was the sixth meeting of the G-20 heads of government in a series of on-going discussions about financial markets and the world economy.
The 2012 G-20 Los Cabos Summit was the seventh meeting of the G-20 heads of government.
The 2013 G-20 Saint Petersburg summit was the eighth meeting of the G-20 heads of government.
The 2014 G20 Brisbane summit was the ninth meeting of the G20 heads of government.
The 2015 G-20 Antalya summit will be the tenth annual meeting of the G-20 heads of government.
The 2016 G-20 Hangzhou summit will be the eleventh G-20 meeting.
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