Fall 2013 Events

Fall 2013

The Road to Good Governance

Panel discussion with:
Aung San Suu Kyi, Political Leader, Burma; Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, (Keynote Speech)
F.W. de Klerk, Former President of South Africa; Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
Surendra Munshi, Professor of Sociology (retired), Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, India
Jan Svejnar, Director, Center on Global Economic Governance, Columbia SIPA
Grigory Yavlinsky, Economist and Politician, Russia

Rethinking Immigration Reform: Shifting to Human Rights

2013 Emma Lazarus Lecture

Presented by

Jagdish Bhagwati, University Professor, Economics, Law and International Affairs, Columbia University
Welcome remarks were given by John Coatsworth, Provost, Columbia University
Discussants
Guillermina Jasso, Silver Professor of Sociology, New York University; Director of Research, U.S. Select Commission on Immigration and Refugee Policy; Author (with Mark Rosenzweig) of The New Chosen People: Immigrants in the United States
Peter J. Spiro, Charles R. Weiner Professor of Law, Temple University; Author of Beyond Citizenship: American Identity After Globalization
Michael Doyle, Harold Brown Professor of International Affairs, Law and Political Science, Columbia University, chaired the event.

Poverty and Prosperity: The Challenges of Policymaking in a Globalized World

The Center on Global Economic Governance (CGEG) in collaboration with the Center for Development Economics and Policy (CDEP) hosted Kaushik Basu for a discussion on Poverty and Prosperity: The Challenges of Policymaking in a Globalized World.

The event was also the launch of the Center for Development Economics and Policy (CDEP), a new SIPA research center. For more information about CDEP, visit cdep.sipa.columbia.edu

Saving a Bad Monetary Marriage: The Eurozone after the Crisis

With Martin Wolf CBE, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times

A lecture with Martin Wolf CBE, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator for the Financial Times followed by an exchange with Merit E. Janow, Dean, Columbia SIPA, and Jan Svejnar, Director, Center on Global Economic Governance, Columbia SIPA.

French Proposals for the Future of Europe: The CGEG Leaders in Global Economic Governance Lecture

With Laurent Fabius, French Minister of Foreign Affairs
Co-Sponsored by the Alliance Program

Fed Tapering and the Fortunes of Nations

Chaired by Guillermo Calvo, Director, Program in Economic Policy Management, and former Chief Economist, Inter-American Development Bank
Jan Svejnar, Director, Center on Global Economic Governance, Columbia SIPA, and Andrés Velasco, Professor of Professional Practice in the Faculty of International and Public Affairs, Columbia |SIPA; former Finance Minister of Chile
Introduction by Miguel Urquiola, Vice Dean for Academic Affairs and Associate Professor, Columbia SIPA

Reforming Europe Out of the Crisis: Nordic and Danish Perspectives and Solutions

With Villy Søvndal, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Denmark
Introduction by Katharina Pistor, CGEG Faculty Associate and Michael I Sovern Professor of Law, Columbia Law School