G20: Less than meets the eye

Type: Reports Written by Miles Saltiel | Thursday 9 April 2009

This briefing by City analyst Miles Saltiel assesses the 2009 G20 Summit. It concludes that even for those with modest expectations, the G20 summit turned outto be a depressing affair. While there were some worthwhile achievements at the summit, the G20 communique is defined by its heroic hypocrisy,unreliablesums, weak promises, meaningless language and self-serving commitments.

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