12 October 2017

Material from an international conference held in Reykjavík on 14-15 September

Keynote address Caruana

A conference titled The uncertain future of global economic integration was held in Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Center, Reykjavik, Iceland on 14-15 September 2017. The conference was jointly organised by the Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee and the Central Bank of Iceland. The aim of the conference was to assess the current state and future of global economic and financial integration and to analyse how individual country responses on the one hand and reforms to the international monetary and financial systems on the other hand might affect that future.

Jaime Caruana, General Manager of the Bank for International Settlements, was the keynote speaker of the conference and among other speakers were Stefan Ingves, Governor of the Sveriges Riksbank and Chairman of the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision, Boris Vujcic, Governor of the Croatian National Bank and Tao Zhang, one of the Deputy Managing Directors of the International Monetary Fund.

The programme and speaker’s presentations can be found here: The uncertain future of global economic integration


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Policy panel