Aldo Caliari wrote a think piece for the Road to Addis series. At the time of his collaboration, he was at the Washington DC-based Center of Concern since 2000. He is currently Project Director focusing on linkages between trade and finance policy, global economic governance, debt, international financial architecture and human rights in international economic policy. He has edited four books on linkages between trade and finance and one on regional and global liquidity arrangements and his writings have been widely published in books, academic and specialized journals, and the media. He also has been a consultant to several intergovernmental organizations—such as UNCTAD, UNDP, UN DESA, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights—in addition to governments, civil society networks and foundations. Mr. Caliari holds a Masters in International Policy and Practice from George Washington University (2007), with a focus on economics and finance. He also holds a Masters Degree from the Washington College of Law, American University, on International Legal Studies (2000).