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Financial Liberalisation: Past, Present and Future

Thursday 31 March 2016
St Catharine's College, Cambridge, UK
(all sessions in the Senior Combination Room (SCR))



09.00 Registration and coffee

09.30


Session 1:
Chair: Prof Terry Barker, Founder of the Cambridge Trust for New Thinking in Economics, Chairman of Cambridge Econometrics, and Departmental Senior Fellow in the Cambridge Centre for Climate Change Mitigation Research (4CMR), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge

Prof Philip Arestis, University Director of Research, Cambridge Centre for Economics and Public Policy, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Financial Liberalisation, the Finance-Growth Nexus, Financial Crises and Policy Implications
(Powerpoint presentation, and paper)

Prof Malcolm Sawyer, Professor of Economics, University of Leeds
Confronting Financialisation
(Powerpoint presentation)


11.00

Coffee

11.30


Session 2:
Chair: Richard Lewney, Managing Director of Cambridge Econometrics

Prof Jesús Ferreiro, Associate Professor in Economics at the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU, in Bilbao, Spain, and an Associate Member of the Centre for Economic and Public Policy, University of Cambridge, and an Associate Member of the NIFIP, University of Porto
and Prof Carmen Gómez, Associate Professor at the University of the Basque Country, in Bilbao, Spain
Financialisation and Financial Balance Sheets of Economic Agents in the Euro Area
(
Powerpoint presentation)

Prof Stephany Griffith-Jones, Columbia University, USA, and Sussex University
The Challenges of Financial Sector Development in Low-Income Countries: Lessons from Developed and Emerging Economies
(Paper)


13.00

Lunch

14.00


Session 3:

Chair: Prof Malcolm Sawyer, Professor of Economics, University of Leeds

Prof Ilene Grabel, Professor at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver
Capital Controls in a Time of Crisis
(Paper)

Nigel Allington, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
and Prof John McCombie, Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge
Capital Controls in the Wake of the 2007 Financial Crisis: Some Evidence from Euro Area Countries and a Comparison with Iceland
(Powerpoint presentation)


15.30

Coffee

16.00


Session 4:

Chair: Prof Philip Arestis (see above)

Annina Kaltenbrunner, Lecturer at Leeds University Business School
Stemming the Tide: Capital Account Regulations in Developing and Emerging Countries
(Powerpoint presentation)

Sergi Lanau, Economist at the International Monetary Fund
and Tomasz Wieladek, Programme Manager at the Bank of England
Does Financial Repression Affect Current Account Adjustment?
(Powerpoint presentation)


17.30

 


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