Past Event

EU and US Perspectives: New Directions for Economic Policy

October 11, 2022
7:45 AM - 12:45 PM
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Hybrid Event

The 7th EU and US Perspectives Conference 

The world economy faces significant structural shifts, be it from climate change, digitalization, demographics, or geopolitics, driving changes to economic and financial market drives and demanding new directions for economic policy. Join us for a half-day in-person event, bringing together leading policymakers, practitioners, and academics from both sides of the Atlantic with opportunity for interaction with roundtable discussion.

EST     Tuesday, October 11, 2022

7:45am   Keynote speeches – In-person and Online

Registration and welcome coffee
8:30am     Opening and welcome
Jakob de Haan, SUERF President I University of Groningen
8:45am    Keynote: The Transmission of Monetary Policy
Philip R. Lane, Executive Board Member, European Central Bank
9:15am    Keynote: Financing accelerated transitions
Lorenzo Bini-Smaghi, Chairman, Société Générale
9:45am    Keynote: Investing for a sustainable energy system
Ambroise Fayolle, Vice President, European Investment Bank
10:15am    Coffee Break

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Round Table Discussion – In-person and by Invitation only 

10:45am    Monetary and Fiscal Policy Interaction
Chair: Debora Revoltella, Chief Economist, European Investment Bank
Patricia Mosser, Senior Research Scholar, Columbia University I SUERF Fellow
Isabel Vansteenkiste, DG, European and International Relations, European Central Bank 
Angel Ubide, Managing Director, Citadel LLC
11:30am    Greening Monetary Policy and the Economy
ChairMichala Marcussen, Group Chief Economist, Société Générale
Olivier Garnier, Director General, Economics and International, Banque de France
Laszlo Varro, Head of Scenarios, Shell
12:15pm    Capital flows, debt dynamics and fragmentation
ChairJan Svejnar, Director, CGEG, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University
Robert Holzmann, Governor, Österreichische Nationalbank
Boris Vujčić, Governor, Croatian National Central Bank
12:45pm    End

Contact Information

Center on Global Economic Governance