Former Expert

Domenico Lombardi

Domenico Lombardi was a senior fellow with the Global Economy and Development program at Brookings from 2005-2013. Lombardi left Brookings in April 2013 to join the Centre for International Governance Innovation in Waterloo, Canada as the director of its Global Economy program.

  • In the News

    The approach that the Europeans have developed to tackle the crisis is essentially one that skews all the possible burden to the country under stress. And this is what the [United States] is most afraid of.

    April 9, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Washington Post
  • In the News

    [The U.S.Treasury’s statement on a resolution for Cyprus's financial crisis shows] concern that the plan [to place a tax on bank deposits] may create instability beyond the borders of Cyprus to the rest of euro zone and even beyond the euro zone. You can read the concern between the lines.

    March 18, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Bloomberg
  • In the News

    Having spearheaded IMF reform efforts in the first place, the U.S. is now holding its completion back.

    March 11, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Financial Times
  • Expert Q & A | Domenico Lombardi

    Italy's Election and the Euro Crisis

    February 27, 2013

  • In the News

    At this stage, the most urgent item [for Italy] is the formation of a new cabinet with a grand coalition in order to carry out the most needed reforms before returning to the polls.

    February 25, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Bloomberg
  • In the News

    [Without U.S. approval] the whole effort to make the IMF a more accountable, more legitimate institution worldwide cannot really be fulfilled.

    February 15, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Bloomberg
  • In the News

    There has been huge liquidity pumped into the system, but only a fraction translates [into economic support for businesses and households in the United States, Japan, Britain and the euro zone.]

    February 14, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Washington Post
  • In the News

    Certainly there is going to be a lot of talk about currency valuation, and maybe some reference in the [G20] communique [in Moscow], although most of it will be below the surface.

    February 11, 2013, Domenico Lombardi, Financial Times
  • Blog Post

    Mr. Tsipras Comes to Washington

    January 25, 2013 | comments

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