Thursday, April 3, 2014 until Friday, April 4, 2014 (6:00 PM – 4:00 PM)
A Jno. E. Owens Memorial Foundation Conference
Presented by the Tower Center and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.
The conference will bring together scholars and policy experts to discuss the current state of thinking in this broad and controversial area, including: Positive and negative effects of capital flows; Shared currency areas with an emphasis on the euro zone; Currency wars and international monetary arrangements.
- Reception Thursday, April 3, 2014 | 6–9 p.m.
- Conference Friday, April 4, 2014 | 7:45 a.m.–4 p.m.
- Reception Ernst & Young Gallery | Fincher Hall, SMU | 6212 Bishop Blvd.
- Conference Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas | 2200 N. Pearl St.
- Standard registration: $25. Register now (Members of the Tower Center Forum, Fellows & Associates, please register at firstname.lastname@example.org for free admission tickets.)
- Student registration: There is no fee to attend, but you must register in advance. Register now
- Deadline to register: Monday, March 31
|Thursday, April 3 Ernst & Young Gallery, SMU|
|6:45 p.m.||Welcome and Dinner|
|James F. Hollifield
Director, Tower Center, and Professor of Political Science, Southern Methodist University
Professor of Government, Harvard University
“Why the ECB Should Buy US Treasury Bonds Instead of Euros”
|Friday, April 4 Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas|
|7:45 a.m.||Registration and Continental Breakfast|
|8:30 a.m.||Welcoming Remarks|
Vice President, Associate Director of Research and Director of the Globalization and Monetary Policy Institute, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
|8:45 a.m.||Setting the Stage on International Money|
William D. Eberle Professor of International Economics (emeritus), Stanford University
|9:15 a.m.||Capital Flows|
|Moderator: Scott Davis, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Frank Warnock, University of Virginia
Michael Klein, Tufts University
Carol Bertaut, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
|11 a.m.||Shared Currency Areas|
|Moderator: Thomas Osang, SMU
Hubert Kempf, University of Paris
Paolo Pesenti, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Michael Bordo, Rutgers University
|Keynote Speaker: Jeffrey Frankel
James W. Harpel Professor of Capital Formation and Growth, Harvard University
|2 p.m.||Currency Wars/International Monetary Arrangements|
|Moderator: Mark Wynne, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Benjamin Cohen, University of California, Santa Barbara
Lawrence Broz, University of California, San Diego
Benn Steil, Council on Foreign Relations
Nathan Sheets, Global Head of International Economics, Citigroup
|3:45 p.m.||Closing Remarks|
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