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  • Main Title The G-20 and International Economic Cooperation: Background and Implications for Congress


  • Author: Nelson, Rebecca M.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Analyst in International Trade and Finance


  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
    Additional Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress


  • Creation: 2013-11-07


  • English


  • Content Description: This report discusses the G-20, an international forum for discussing and coordinating economic policies among major advanced and emerging economies. Previous summits have, for example, focused on financial regulatory reform, global imbalances, funding for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), voting power of emerging economies in international financial institutions, and fossil fuel subsidies.
  • Physical Description: 16 pages.


  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign trade policy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Economic development
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Summit diplomacy
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Foreign policy

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  • Place Name: United States
  • Place Name: Europe
  • Place Name: Japan
  • Place Name: China
  • Place Name: Russia


  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • CRS Report Number: R40977
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40977_2013Nov07
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc272004