a public event
The Euro, the Dollar, and the Future of the International Monetary System
A lecture by Barry Eichengreen, Economics and Political Science, UC Berkeley
Thursday, May 12, 2011
6275 Bunche Hall
Barry Eichengreen is the George C. Pardee and Helen N. Pardee Professor of Economics and Professor of Political Science at UC Berkeley. He is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research (Cambridge, Massachusetts), a Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (London, England), a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the recipient of a doctor honoris causa from the American University in Paris, and the 2010 recipient of the Schumpeter Prize. In 1997-98 he was Senior Policy Advisor at the International Monetary Fund. His most recent book is Exorbitant Privilege: The Rise and Fall of the Dollar and the Future of the International Monetary System (2011).
Cost: Free of charge