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Central Banking in an Age of Improvisation (Audio)

Speakers: Arminio Fraga, Founding Partner, Gávea Investimentos Ltda.; Chairman of the Board, BM&F Bovespa; Former Governor, Central Bank of Brazil
Adam S. Posen, Member, Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of England; Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics
Kevin M. Warsh, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Hoover Institution; Lecturer, Stanford Graduate School of Business, Stanford University; Former Governor, Federal Reserve System
Presider: Peter R. Fisher, Senior Managing Director and Head of Fixed Income, BlackRock Inc.
November 28, 2011

Experts discuss policy steps taken by central banks in the United States, Brazil, and Europe, and analyze the challenges ahead.

This meeting is part of the McKinsey Executive Roundtable series in International Economics.

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