Biography of the Author Mike Callaghan

Mike Callaghan

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  1. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde has never served as a central banker, but has been praised

    Commentary: The race to be next IMF chief will be settled with a gentleman's agreement

    While the political jockeying is well under way, the IMF has to content with the assumption that there will be an open and merit-based selection ...
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    Commentary: Can the G20 in Osaka find the right beat to a hard conversation?

    Summits are too often harshly judged on what they deliver now rather than the agenda set for the future, says Lowy Institute's Mike Callaghan.
  3. Since World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announced he was cutting short his tenure, Ivanka Trump

    Commentary: Ivanka Trump for World Bank president?

    Over the 75-year history of the World Bank, its president has always been an American, says one observer.
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    Commentary: Don't wait for a global recession to take trade war threats seriously

    Concerns over the impending trade war should have been taken seriously, but it’s not too late – to do nothing, says one observer.
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    Commentary: The TPP deal that almost wasn’t

    It’s important to keep the flame for global trade agreements and liberalisation alive, yet Canada almost scuttled the Trans-Pacific Partnership ...
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    Commentary: With one down, can TPP stand with 11?

    Despite agreement among Asia Pacific trade ministers to resuscitate the TPP, bringing this massive free trade pact into force without the promise ...