The ECB and Its Watchers XII

Organization

Volker Wieland (Goethe University Frankfurt and CFS)

Program

July 9, 2010

08:15 a.m. - <br>08:45 a.m.<b>Registration and Coffee</b>
08:45 a.m. - <br>08:50 a.m.<b>Welcome</b><br><br><LINK www.volkerwieland.com/><i>Volker Wieland</i></LINK> (Center for Financial Studies)<br>
08:50 a.m. - <br>09:30 a.m.<b>President's Address</b><br><br><LINK www.ecb.int/ecb/orga/decisions/html/cvtrichet.en.html><i>Jean-Claude Trichet</i></LINK> (European Central Bank)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK www.dekabank.de/db/de/research/index.jsp><i>Ulrich Kater</i></LINK> (DekaBank)<br><LINK www.ceps.eu/member/daniel-gros><i>Daniel Gros</i></LINK> (CEPS)<br><LINK www.cesifo-group.de/portal/page/portal/ifoHome/f-about/f3aboutifo/50ifostaff/_ifocv_carstensen_k><i>Kai Carstensen</i></LINK> (CESifo)<br><LINK www.imfs-frankfurt.de/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=43&Itemid=79><i>Helmut Siekmann</i></LINK> (IMFS and Goethe University)<br>
09:30 a.m. - <br>11:00 a.m.<b>Debate:</b><br><b>Imbalances and Sustainability in the Euro Area: Who should adjust? Do we need new rules and more cooperation?</b><br><br>Chair: <LINK www.volkerwieland.com/><i>Volker Wieland</i></LINK> (Center for Financial Studies)<br><br>Speakers: <br><LINK www.ecb.int/ecb/orga/decisions/html/cvbinismaghi.en.html><i>Lorenzo Bini-Smaghi</i></LINK> (European Central Bank)<br><LINK www.wyplosz.eu/><i>Charles Wyplosz</i></LINK> (Graduate Institute Geneva) <br><LINK www.iiw.uni-bonn.de/people/neumann/index.html><i>Manfred Neumann</i></LINK> (University of Bonn)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK www.randzio-plath.de/><i>Christa Randzio-Plath</i></LINK> (University of Hamburg, formerly European Parliament)<br><LINK www.scco.com/en/people/management_team/david_marsh/><i>David Marsh</i></LINK> (SSCO International)<br><LINK www.brevanhoward.com/><i>Luigi Buttiglione</i></LINK> (Brevan Howard LLP)<br>
11:00 a.m. - <br>11:30 a.m.<b>Coffee Break</b>
11:30 a.m. - <br>12:30 p.m.<b>Debate:</b><br><b>Central Bank Strategy after the Financial Crisis: Should money and credit play a greater role?</b><br><br>Chair: <LINK www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/profs/binder/home/index.html><i>Michael Binder</i></LINK> (Center for Financial Studies)<br><br>Speakers:<br><LINK http://www.ecb.int/ecb/orga/decisions/html/cvstark.de.html><i>Jürgen Stark</i></LINK> (European Central Bank)<br><LINK www2.lse.ac.uk/researchAndExpertise/Experts/profile.aspx?KeyValue=c.a.goodhart@lse.ac.uk><i>Charles Goodhart</i></LINK> (London School of Economics)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK www.york.ac.uk/depts/econ/profiles/details/wickensm.htm><i>Michael Wickens</i></LINK> (York University)<br><LINK www.iie.com/staff/author_bio.cfm?author_id=635><i>Angel Ubide</i></LINK> (Tudor Investment)<br>
12:30 p.m. - <br>01:30 p.m.<b>Lunch Break</b>
01:30 p.m. - <br>02:30 p.m.<b>Discussion:</b><br><b>New Perspectives from Emerging Markets: Is the Euro a role model? What should we learn from emerging markets?</b><br><br><i>Moderator: <LINK http://www.volkerwieland.com/>Volker Wieland</LINK></i><br><br>Speakers:<br><LINK http://www.rakeshmohan.com/> <i>Rakesh Mohan</i></LINK> (Yale University, formerly Reserve Bank of India)<br><LINK www.btgpactual.com/home/en/default.aspx> <i>Eduardo Loyo</i></LINK> (BTG Pactual, formerly Central Bank of Brazil)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK www.barcap.com/><i>Julian Callow</i></LINK> (Barclays Capital)<br><LINK www.tau.ac.il/~alexcuk/><i>Alex Cukierman</i></LINK> (Tel Aviv University)<br><LINK www.economics.ox.ac.uk/index.php/staff/vines/><i>David Vines</i></LINK> (Oxford University)<br><LINK www.staff.uni-mainz.de/gbeck/><i>Günter Beck</i></LINK> (University of Mainz)<br>
02:30 p.m. - <br>03:00 p.m.<b>Coffee Break</b>
03:00 p.m. - <br>04:10 p.m.<b>Debate:</b><br><b>The New Supervisory and Regulatory Architecture: Does it offer adequate protection from systemic risk?</b><br><br>Chair: <LINK www.wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de/profs/binder/home/index.html><i>Michael Binder</i></LINK><br><br>Speakers:<br><LINK http://www.imf.org/external/np/omd/bios/jl.htm><i>John Lipsky</i></LINK> (International Monetary Fund)<br><LINK faculty.chicagobooth.edu/anil.kashyap/research/><i>Anil Kashyap</i></LINK> (University of Chicago)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK ec.europa.eu/economy_finance/bef2010/speakers/istvan-szekely/index.html><i>István P. Székely</i></LINK> (European Commission)<br><LINK www2.blackrock.com/global/home/index.htm><i>Michael Melvin</i></LINK> (BlackRock)<br><LINK www.dbresearch.com/><i>Thomas Mayer</i></LINK> (Deutsche Bank)<br>
04:10 p.m. - <br>04:45 p.m.<b>Debate:</b><br><b>The Future of Euro Governance: How to correct imbalances and maintain financial stability?</b><br><br>Speaker:<br><LINK www.bundesbank.de/index.en.php><i>Vítor Constâncio</i></LINK> (European Central Bank)<br><br>Lead Questions:<br><LINK www.cf.ac.uk/carbs/econ/minfordp/><i>Patrick Minford</i></LINK> (Cardiff Business School)<br><LINK people.few.eur.nl/cdevries/><i>Casper de Vries</i></LINK> (Erasmus University Rotterdam)<br>
04:45 p.m. - <br>04:50 p.m.<b>Closing Remarks</b><br>

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