the summit

Apr
11
Bretton Woods: could we do it all over again today?

Bretton Woods: could we do it all over again today?

A few years ago I wrote a book about the Bretton Woods conference of 1944. The conference was one of
4 min read
Feb
25
When crunch talks go wrong

When crunch talks go wrong

It’s a little-known fact that John Maynard Keynes was dosed up on mind-altering drugs when he carried out one
5 min read
May
30
How One Drunken, Chaotic Meeting Shaped Western Capitalism

How One Drunken, Chaotic Meeting Shaped Western Capitalism

The Bretton Woods conference may have happened 70 years ago but it was the most important agreement in economic history.
7 min read