International Workshop

The global economy after the crisis: macroeconomic and geopolitical implications

25-27 June 2009


Meeting room: Sala Refettorio, Castello del Buonconsiglio

Thursday 25 June 2009
  19.00 – 20.30 Welcome reception
  20.30 – 22.00 Speech
Axel Leijonhufvud
“Curbing Instability: Policy and Regulation”
Friday 26 June 2009
Morning Afternoon
9.00 – 10.30 Speech
Barry Eichengreen
“The Crisis and the Future of the Dollar as a Reserve Currency”
14.30 – 16.30Session on Regulations & Reforms of the international monetary system
Roberto Tamborini
Clive Briault
Six challenges for financial regulation
Jan A Kregel
“The Economic Logic Behind the Proposals of the UN Commission on Reform of the International Financial System”
Manuela Moschella
“Preventing and Managing Crises: Cooperation or Duplication in the International Financial Architecture?”
10.30 – 11.00 coffee break 16.30 – 17.00 coffee break
11.00 – 12.30 Session on global Macroeconomics
Giorgio Guido Fodor
Luigi Bonatti - Andrea Fracasso
“The evolution of the Sino-American co-dependency: modeling a regime switch in a growth setting”
John Driffill
“Global Rebalancing”
17.00 – 19.00 Round table on the economic & geopolitical consequences of the crisis
Sergio Fabbrini
Marcello De Cecco
John Driffill
Barry Eichengreen
Sergio Fabbrini
Saturday 27 June 2009
Morning Afternoon
9.00 – 10.15 Marcello De Cecco
“Financial dynamics : states, markets and institutions before and after the crisi”
15.00 – 17.00 Guided tour of Castello del Buonconsiglio
10.30 – 13.00 Session on the implications for the development countries
Federico Perali
Luis Serven
“The global crisis: the view from developing countries”
Jan Dehn
“The Great Recession, G10, and Emerging Markets”
Christopher Gilbert
“Food prices: Is there a long term problem in feeding the world?”