Roundtable on Global Economics

Director: Sebastian Mallaby, Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics
October 1, 2001 - Present

This roundtable series brings together key players from the private markets, government, Federal Reserve, IMF, World Bank, and think tanks to discuss pressing policy issues in international economics. The group, which meets monthly, has so far discussed issues such as the impact of terrorism on economic prospects, the outlook for emerging markets, and U.S. trade policy.

Meetings

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Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability

Speaker Richard BernerCounselor, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Presider Sebastian MallabyDirector of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies and Paul A. Volcker Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
October 11, 2011

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Next Steps for Monetary Policy

Speakers Joseph GagnonPeterson Institute for International Economics, Brian F. MadiganBarclays Capital; Georgetown University
Presider Sebastian MallabyCouncil on Foreign Relations
September 15, 2011

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The Great Rebalancing

Speaker Alan M. TaylorMorgan Stanley
Presider Sebastian MallabyCouncil on Foreign Relations
June 2, 2011

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A Conversation with Moisés Naím and Philip Suttle

Speakers Moises NaímCarnegie Endowment for International Peace, Philip SuttleInstitute of International Finance
Presider Sebastian MallabyCouncil on Foreign Relations
April 18, 2011

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Monetary Policy in a Globalized World

Speaker Nathan SheetsFederal Reserve Board
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
January 31, 2011

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Recent Developments in Europe

Speakers Angel UbideTudor Investment Corporation, Robert KahnMoore Capital Management LLC
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
March 19, 2010

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Risks to the Economy in 2010

Speaker Desmond LachmanAmerican Entreprise Institute
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCFR
December 11, 2009

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Financial Reform: Can We Avoid the Next Crisis?

Speakers Yusuke HoriguchiInstitute for International Finance, Inc., David WesselThe Wall Street Journal
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 26, 2009

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The Impacts of the Economic Crisis on Europe

Speakers Adam S. PosenPeter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Marek BelkaInternational Monetary Fund
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
March 2, 2009

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The TARP: Next Steps

Speakers Angel UbideDirector of Global Economics, Tudor Investment Corporation, Randal QuarlesManaging Director, The Carlyle Group
February 2, 2009

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Financial Turmoil: Implications for Asia

Speakers Nicholas R. LardyPeter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Mark SiegelElliott Management Corporation
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
December 11, 2008

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The Financial Crisis and Emerging Markets

Speakers Desmond LachmanAmerican Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Brad W. SetserCouncil on Foreign Relations
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
November 21, 2008

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Financial Turmoil: Reactions and Responses

Speakers John H. MakinCaxton Associates, Laurence MeyerMacroeconomic Advisers
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
September 26, 2008

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Commodity Pricing

Speakers Uri DudashThe World Bank, Karen H. JohnsonFederal Reserve Board of Governors
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
July 14, 2008

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Regulatory Reform

Speakers Morris GoldsteinPeter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Randall KrosznerFederal Reserve Board
Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
June 18, 2008

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Innovation in Fed Lending

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Mary GoodmanStrategist, Moore Capital Management, LLC, Laurence MeyerMacroeconomics Advisers
April 7, 2008

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Challenges for Europe in a Capital Market Driven World

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Adam S. PosenSenior Fellow, Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics, Max WatsonFellow, Wolfson College, Oxford University
February 12, 2008

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2008: Credit Crunch or Bounce Back?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Donald L. KohnVice Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, David LiptonManaging Director & Head, Global Country Risk Management, Citigroup Inc.
January 7, 2008

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The Dollar: Further to Fall?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Brad W. SetserFellow for Geoeconomics, Council on Foreign Relations, Karen H. JohnsonDirector, Division of International Finance, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
December 7, 2007

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Market Turbulence: Implications for Banks and Regulators

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Jaime CaruanaDirector and Financial Counsellor, Monetary and Capital Markets, International Monetary Fund, Daniel K. TarulloProfessor of Law, Georgetown University
October 12, 2007

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Recent Market Turmoil: Cause for Concern or a Passing Phenomenon?

Chair Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Simon JohnsonChief Economist, International Monetary Fund, Desmond LachmanAmerican Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research, Vincent Raymond ReinhartDirector of Monetary Affairs, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
September 10, 2007

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The U.S. Economy: Will Housing Tip the U.S. into a Hard Landing?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, The Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Douglas Holtz-EakinEconomic Policy Chair, John McCain 2008, Desmond LachmanAmerican Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
May 7, 2007

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Japan: A Player Again in the Global Economy?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, The Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Yusuke HoriguchiFirst Deputy Managing Director and Chief Economist, Institute for International Finance, Inc., Lawrence MeyerMacroeconomic Advisers
April 4, 2007

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Global Financial Markets: Priced to Perfection or Complacent?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, The Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Karen H. JohnsonDirector, Division of International Finance, Federal Reserve System, Michael PrellConsulting Economist
March 5, 2007

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Europe: Recovery at Last?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Angel UbideTudor Investment Corporation, Nigel NagarajanDelegation to the European Commission
January 11, 2007

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Impact of the Democratic Congress on International Economic Policy

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker David WesselWall Street Journal
December 11, 2006

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Financial Globalization and Development

Speakers Kenneth S. RogoffHarvard University, Uri DadushThe World Bank
Chair Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
November 6, 2006 12:15–2:00 p.m.

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Fifth Year Anniversary

Discussants John Holmes MakinCaxton Associates, Donald L. KohnFederal Reserve Board
Chair Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
October 4, 2006 12:15–2:00 p.m.

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Emerging Markets: When Does a "Healthy" Correction Become an Unhealthy Tailspin?

Discussant Desmond LachmanAmerican Enterprise Institute
Speaker Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
July 10, 2006 12:15–2:00 p.m.

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Trade, Immigration, and Protectionism

Speakers Matthew J. SlaughterMember, Council of Economic Advisers, Zanny Minton BeddoesEconomics Editor, The Economist
Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
May 1, 2006

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Emerging Markets

Speakers Alberto Musalem Borrero, Yusuke Horiguchi, Clay Lowery
Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow for International Economics, Council on Foreign Relations
April 7, 2006

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China: Global Imbalances and Global Governance

Speakers Faryar Shirzad, Sebastian Mallaby
Presider Caroline Atkinson
March 6, 2006

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2006: Will U.S. Consumers Finally Stop Spending and What Happens to the World if they Do?

Speakers John H. MakinPrincipal, Caxton Associates, Michael PrellConsulting Economist, Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
January 13, 2006

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Europe: Identity Crisis, Again?

Speakers Moreno BertoldiEuropean Commission, Angel UbideTudor Investment Corp.
Presider Caroline Atkinson
December 15, 2005

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Oil: Can the World Cope?

Speakers Philip SuttleBarclay's Capital, John C. FelmyAmerican Petroleum Institute
Moderator Caroline AtkinsonDeputy Director, International Monetary Fund
October 21, 2005

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China: Global Economy Savior or Achilles Heel?

Speakers Nicholas R. LardySenior Fellow, Institute for International Economics, Nouriel RoubiniAssociate Professor of Economics & International Business, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Presider Caroline Atkinson
August 1, 2005

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China vs. India

Presider Nancy E. Roman
Speaker Lionel BarberU.S. Managing Editor, The Financial Times
June 6, 2005

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Bond Market Bubble?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonInternational Monetary Fund
Speakers Michael PrellConsulting Economist, Nouriel RoubiniNew York University
April 4, 2005

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Social Security Reform: Will It Happen--Should It Happen?

Presider Nancy E. Roman
Speaker Sebastian Mallaby
March 7, 2005

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The U.S. Current Account Deficit: How Long Can the Unsustainable Be Sustained?

Panelists Nancy E. RomanInternational Monetary Fund, Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Yusuke HoriguchiInstitute for International Finance, Inc., Brad W. SetserOxford University
February 7, 2005

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Transparency and Communication Issues at the FED

Panelist Nancy E. Roman
Speakers Ben BernankeMember of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System, Laurence MeyerDistinguished Scholar, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Former Member of the Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
January 10, 2005

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Europe: Darkness at the End of the Tunnel?

Discussant Angel UbideTudor Investment Corporation
Panelist Caroline AtkinsonInternational Monetary Fund
Speaker Michael DepplerInternational Monetary Fund
December 6, 2004

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The U.S. Fiscal Deficit and the Presidential Elections

Panelists Caroline AtkinsonVice President and Director, Washington Program, International Monetary Fund, Nancy E. RomanCouncil on Foreign Relations
Speakers Alice RivlinSenior Fellow, Economics Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, Douglas Holtz-EakinDirector, Congressional Budget Office
October 18, 2004

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Global Challenges for the G7

Speakers David LiptonManaging Director,, Moore Capital Strategy Group
Presider Caroline AtkinsonDeputy Director, International Monetary Fund
Speakers Laurence MeyerDistinguished Scholar, Center for Strategic and International Studies; Former Member, Board of Governors, Federal Reserve System
September 10, 2004

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Changing Risk in China

Presider Nancy E. RomanVice President and Director, Washington Program, Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker George GilboyResearch Affiliate, Center of International Studies, MIT
July 12, 2004

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Inflation: Is It Time to Worry Again?

Presider Nancy E. RomanVice President and Director, Washington Program, Council on Foreign Relations
Speaker Edwin TrumanSenior Fellow, Institute for International Economics
June 7, 2004

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Japan's Recovery - This Time for Real?

Panelists Caroline AtkinsonDeputy Director, Western Hemisphere, International Monetary Fund, Nancy E. RomanVice President & Director, Washington Program, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Adam PosenSenior Fellow, Institute for International Economics, Edward J. LincolnSenior Fellow, Asia and Economic Studies, Council on Foreign Relations
May 3, 2004

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The New Globalization

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers David BlakeGoldman Sachs International, Kristin J. ForbesMember, Council of Economic Advisors
March 1, 2004

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The Weak Dollar: Does It Matter and Is It Here to Stay?

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Philip SuttleJ.P. Morgan Chase & Co., Yusuke HoriguchiInstitute for International Finance, Inc.
February 2, 2004

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Globalization and Free Markets: The Fractured Consensus

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speaker Jessica P. EinhornThe Johns Hopkins University
December 1, 2003

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Global Economy: Recovery - Real or Risky?

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Karen H. JohnsonFederal Reserve System, John H. MakinCaxton Associates
November 3, 2003

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China: Challenges for Reform

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Minxin PeiCarnegie Endowment for International Peace, David Z. RobinsonInternational Monetary Fund, Gina H. DespresCapital Research and Management Company
July 7, 2003

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Disappearing Credit Risk or Another Bubble in the Making?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Mark SiegelMassMutual, Randall KrosznerMember, Council of Economic Advisors
June 2, 2003

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Fiscal Policy and the International Economy

Presider Caroline Atkinson
May 9, 2003

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The War Economy - Take Two

Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
Speakers David WesselThe Wall Street Journal, Michael PrellConsulting Economist
April 7, 2003

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War in Iraq: Global Implications

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Moises NaímForeign Policy Magazine, Uri DadushWorld Bank
March 3, 2003

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Financial Crises in Latin America

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speaker Morris Goldstein
January 6, 2003

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The U.S. Financial System and Its Links with the Economy

Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
Speaker Lee SachsPerseus LLC
December 9, 2002

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How Are International Economic Policymakers Responding in the Face of Global Economic Weakness?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
Speakers David LiptonMoore Capital Strategy Group, Randal QuarlesU.S. Department of the Treasury
November 4, 2002

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Corporate Scandals and the Stock Market Decline: Whither the U.S. Model?

Presider Caroline AtkinsonCouncil on Foreign Relations
Speaker Sebastian MallabyThe Washington Post
October 10, 2002

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Corporate Governance: The Impact of the 'Washington Consensus'

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speaker Daniel K. TarulloGeorgetown University, Georgetown University
August 5, 2002

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Latin America

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Edwin TrumanInstitute for International Economics, UBS Warburg, Michael Gavin
July 1, 2002

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Global Economic Recovery

Speakers Randy KrosznerCouncil of Economic Advisors, Federal Reserve System
Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Karen H. JohnsonDirector, Division of International Finance, Federal Reserve System
June 3, 2002

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Europe's Economic Prospects and Policy Implications

Speakers Michael DepplerInternational Monetary Fund, Institute for International Economics
Presider Caroline AtkinsonAdjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
Speakers Adam PosenSenior Fellow, Institute for International Economics
May 6, 2002

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America's Response to Terrorism: U.S. Economic Outlook

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speaker Richard ClaridaU.S. Department of the Treasury
April 8, 2002

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Sovereign Bankruptcy and Crisis Resolution

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speaker Timothy F. GeithnerInternational Monetary Fund
March 1, 2002

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America's Response to Terrorism: Outlook for Japan Post-September 11

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Yusuke HoriguchiInternational Monetary Fund, Lawrence MeyerFormer Federal Reserve Governor
February 1, 2002

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America's Response to Terrorism: Prospects for Emerging Markets Post-September 11

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Morris GoldsteinInstitute for International Economics, Nouriel RoubiniNew York University
December 19, 2001

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America's Response to Terrorism: Trade and Globalization Post-September 11

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Daniel K. TarulloGeorgetown University, Zanny Minton BeddoesThe Economist
November 30, 2001

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America's Response to Terrorism: Global Economic Outlook Post-September 11

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers David LiptonMoore Capital, John H. MakinCaxton Associates
November 9, 2001

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America's Response to Terrorism: U.S. Economic Priorities Post-September 11

Presider Caroline Atkinson
Speakers Alice RivlinThe Brookings Institution; former Vice-Chair of the Federal Reserve System, Michael MussaInstitute for International Economics
October 18, 2001

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