Jarle Bergo colloquium: Globalisation and Monetary Policy

Oslo, March 6 and 7 2008

The conference is held in honour of Norges Bank's Deputy Governor Jarle Bergo, who resigns office 31 March 2008 to take a position at the IMF.

Programme

Thursday March 6

14.00 Innledende seminar for studenter og lærere ved norske læresteder

Moderne pengepolitikk, Lars E.O. Svensson, vice riksbankschef, Sveriges Riksbank

Hva er viktig i en makroøkonomisk modell?, Kristine Høegh-Omdal og Kari Due-Andresen, Norges Bank

18.00 The World Economy and the Role of IMF, Michel Camdessus, Honorary Governor of Banque de France and Former Managing Director of the IMF

19.00 Dinner at Norges Bank, Hosted by Norges Bank Governor Svein Gjedrem

20.30 Concert, Students from the Norwegian Academy of Music

Friday March 7

09.00 Welcome Address, Governor Svein Gjedrem, Norges Bank

Morning Session Chair: Director Jannecke Ebbesen, Department for Market Operations and Analysis Norges Bank

09.30 Globalisation, Monetary Policy, and the Euro, President Axel A. Weber, Deutsche Bundesbank

10.30 Coffee break

11.00 Globalisation and the Environment, Dr John Llewellyn, Senior Economic Policy Advisor, Lehman Brothers

12.00 Lunch break

Afternoon Session Chair: Director Anne Berit Christiansen, Economics Department Norges Bank

13.00 Financial Globalisation, Professor Philip Lane, Trinity College Dublin

14.00 Coffee break

14.30 Exchange Rate Pass-Through and Monetary Policy, Governor Frederic Mishkin, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

15.30 Concluding Remarks, Deputy Governor Jarle Bergo, Norges Bank

Organizing committee: Jan F. Qvigstad, Carl Andreas Claussen, Kjersti Lyngtun Hansen, Jorunn Paulson and Fredrik Wulfsberg

Published 3 January 2008 10:30