The IMF and the G-20: Alternatives or Complements? Carleton University; D-382 Loeb (OD FPA Boardroom); 27 November 2009

Program:

14:00 – 14:05 Opening remarks by Stephen Ferris (CMFE Co-Director)
14:05 – 14:35 “The Episodic and Unpredictable Nature of IMF Lending: Lessons for Policy,” Dane Rowlands (NPSIA, Carleton University)
14:35 – 14:45 Discussion
14:45 – 15:45 “Assessing the Implementation of the IMF’s 2007 Surveillance Decision,” Garima Vasishtha (Bank of Canada)
15:45 – 15:55 Discussion
15:55 – 16:25 “Policies to Rebalance the Global Economy after the Financial Crisis: Results from the IMF DSGE GIMF Model,” Charles Freedman (CMFE Co-Director)
16:25 – 16:45 Discussion
16:45 – 17:45 General Discussion and Drinks in C-879 Loeb (H. Scott Gordon Lounge)