Regional Financing Arrangements in the Global Financial Safety Net:

State of Play, New Developments, and Cooperation

Date
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Time
12:30-1:30 p.m.
Location
La Follette House Conference Room, 1225 Observatory Dr.
Description
Gong Cheng, a senior economist at the European Stability Mechanism, will provide an overview of recent Global Financial Safety Net developments with a focus on the role of regional financial arrangements, a relatively less known component of it. He also will discuss opportunities for enhancing cooperation among the GFSN’s layers, especially between RFAs and the International Monetary Fund. Cheng is a collaborator of La Follette School Professor Menzie Chinn.
Contact
263-7657, lhildebrand@lafollette.wisc.edu