Center for Geoeconomic Studies Roundtable Series in International Finance

Director: Benn Steil, Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics
August 27, 2009 - Present

Meetings

Roundtable ⁄ New York

The Rise of the Renminbi

Speaker Prasad, Eswar S.

Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy, Cornell University


Presider Steil, Benn

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

November 15, 2016

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Roundtable ⁄ New York

China's Rebalancing: Developments and Prospects

Speaker Nathan Sheets

Under Secretary for International Affairs, U.S. Department of the Treasury


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

October 19, 2016 12:15 p.m.-1:30 p.m.

October 19, 2016

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Roundtable ⁄ New York

An Agenda for Reviving EU Growth and Job Creation

Speaker Olli Rehn

Minister of Economic Affairs, Finland; Former Vice President, European Commission


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

April 18, 2016

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Roundtable ⁄ New York

Europe After the Crisis

Speaker Klaus Regling

Managing Director, European Stability Mechanism; CEO, European Financial Stability Facility


Presider Willem H. Buiter

Global Chief Economist, Citigroup; Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations

April 12, 2016

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Roundtable ⁄ New York

History's Lessons for Understanding Globalization

Speaker Jeffrey E. Garten

Dean Emeritus, Yale School of Management, and author of From Silk to Silicon: The Story of Globalization Through Ten Extraordinary Lives


Presider Fareed Zakaria

Host, CNN’s Fareed Zakaria GPS

February 29, 2016

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Why Are So Many So Mad at the Fed?

Speaker Roger Lowenstein

Financial Journalist and Author, America's Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

December 1, 2015

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Meeting ⁄ New York

What's Wrong with Economics?

Speaker Noah Smith

Professor of Finance, Stony Brook University


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

October 9, 2015

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Lessons of the Financial Crisis

Speakers Charles W. Calomiris

Henry Kaufman Professor of Financial Institutions, Columbia University Graduate School of Business

, Peter J. Wallison

Arthur F. Burns Fellow in Financial Policy Studies, American Enterprise Institute


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

May 5, 2015

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Ending Debt Crises

Speaker Atif Mian

Theodore A. Wells '29 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Princeton University


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

April 23, 2015

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The Euro Area: Where Do We Stand?

Speaker Andreas Dombret

Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

April 22, 2015

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What's Wrong with the Stock Market?

Speaker Brad Katsuyama

CEO, President, and Cofounder, IEX


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

September 8, 2014

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A Conversation with Changyong Rhee

Speaker Changyong Rhee

Director, Asia and Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

June 18, 2014

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A Conversation with Andris Vilks

Speaker Andris Vilks

Minister of Finance, Republic of Latvia


Presider Michelle Caruso-Cabrera

Chief International Correspondent, CNBC

May 21, 2014

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Capital in the Twenty-First Century: A Conversation with Thomas Piketty

Speaker Thomas Piketty

Professor, Paris School of Economics


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

April 16, 2014

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The Dollar Trap: A Conversation with Eswar Prasad

Speaker Eswar S. Prasad

Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy, Cornell University


Presider Abby Joseph Cohen

President, Global Markets Institute and Senior Investment Strategist, Goldman Sachs

February 6, 2014

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The World Economy and Emerging Markets: A View from Chile

Speaker Felipe Larrain

Minister of Finance, Republic of Chile


Presider Maria Bartiromo

Emmy Award–Winning Business Anchor and Author

January 17, 2014

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A Conversation with John Mourmouras

Speaker John Mourmouras

Chief Economic Adviser to the Prime Minister of Greece


Presider Rana Foroohar

Assistant Managing Editor, Economics and Business, and Columnist, Time

October 25, 2013

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European Banking Union and the Future of the Eurozone

Speakers Charles H. DallaraChairman of the Americas, Partners Group, Adam LerrickVisiting Scholar, American Enterprise Institute
Presider Michelle Caruso-CabreraChief International Correspondent, CNBC
June 20, 2013

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A Conversation with Valdis Dombrovskis

Speaker Valdis DombrovskisPrime Minister, Republic of Latvia
Presider Benn SteilSenior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
May 13, 2013

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A Conversation with Pravin Gordhan

Speaker Pravin GordhanMinister of Finance, Republic of South Africa
Presider Peter R. FisherSenior Managing Director, BlackRock
April 15, 2013

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A New Framework for U.S. Monetary Policy

Speaker Scott Sumner

Professor of Economics, Bentley University


Presider Benn Steil

Senior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations

February 1, 2013

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The Roots of the European Financial Crisis

Speaker Harold JamesClaude and Lore Kelly Professor in European Studies and Professor of History and International Affairs, Princeton University
Presider Benn SteilSenior Fellow and Director of International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
November 4, 2012

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The Euro Crisis: Chronicle of a Death Foretold

Speaker Richard D. PortesProfessor, London Business School; Founder and President, Centre for Economic Policy Research
Presider Matthew NimetzAdvisory Director, General Atlantic LLC
September 21, 2012

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The Economic Outlook for Italy and the Future of the Eurozone

Speaker Salvatore Rossi

Member of the Governing Board, Deputy Director, Bank of Italy


Presider Joyce Chang

Managing Director, Head of Emerging Markets and Global Credit Research, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

September 10, 2012

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Revitalizing the U.S. Economy After the Election: A Conversation with Jared Bernstein

Speaker Jared BernsteinSenior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities; Former Chief Economist and Economic Adviser to Vice President Joe Biden
Presider Hamid BiglariVice Chairman, Head of Emerging Markets and Content, Citigroup, Inc.
February 13, 2012

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The Renminbi’s Role in the Global Monetary System

Speaker Eswar S. PrasadNandlal P. Tolani Senior Professor of Trade Policy, Cornell University; Former Head, China Division, International Monetary Fund
Presider David O. BeimProfessor of Professional Practice, Columbia Business School
February 9, 2012

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Revitalizing the U.S. Economy After the Election: A Conversation with Glenn Hubbard

Speaker R. Glenn HubbardDean, Columbia University Graduate School of Business; Former Chairman, Council of Economic Advisers
Presider W. Bowman CutterSenior Fellow and Director of the Next American Economy Project, Roosevelt Institute
January 30, 2012

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How Latvia Came through the Financial Crisis

Speaker Valdis DombrovskisPrime Minister, Republic of Latvia
Presider William H. LuersColumbia University
July 21, 2011

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Prospects for Avoiding a U.S. Debt Crisis

Speaker Alice M. RivlinBrookings Institute
Presider Abby Joseph CohenGoldman Sachs
June 2, 2011

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Economics as a Procrustean Bed: Which Models Degrade Our Knowledge?

Presider Yves-Andre IstelRothschild, Inc.
January 13, 2011

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Implementing Financial Regulatory Reform

Speaker Michael S. BarrAssistant Secretary for Financial Institutions, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Presider John G. HeimannSenior Adviser, Financial Stability Institute
September 17, 2010

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Outlook for Europe

Speaker Olli RehnCommissioner for Economic and Monetary Affairs, European Commission
Presider Henry KaufmanPresident, Henry Kaufman & Company
August 23, 2010

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What to Do About Credit Ratings Agencies

Speaker Frank PartnoyGeorge E. Barrett Professor of Law and Finance and director of the Center for Corporate and Securities Law, University of San Diego
Presider Robert RosenkranzDelphi Financial Group
March 3, 2010

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Emerging Europe in Crisis: A New Agenda for Financial Integration and Transition

Speaker Erik BerglöfChief Economist and Special Adviser to the President, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Presider James F. Hoge Jr.Editor and Peter G. Peterson Chair, Foreign Affairs
January 8, 2010

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Meeting ⁄ New York, NY

The Future of the Euro

Speaker Filippo CesaranoEconomist, Bank of Italy
Presider Yves-Andre IstelSenior Advisor, Rothschild North America, Inc.
October 13, 2009

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