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CESifo-Delphi Conferences on
EMU: The Way Forward

Municipal Hall "Melina Merkouri", Hydra Island,

23-24 September 2011 

Programme

Thursday, 22 September 2011

20:30 Welcome Reception and Dinner

Friday, 23 September 2011

09:00 - 09:10 Welcome
09:10 - 10:00 Stabilization policy in a common currency area with heterogeneous national wage-setters: the Eurozone's first decade
WENDY CARLIN
Discussant: Volker Nitsch
10:00 - 10:50 Trade Imbalances in Europe
VOLKER NITSCH
Discussant: Wendy Carlin
10:50 - 11:20 Coffee Break
11:20 - 12:10 How much fiscal backing must the ECB have? The euro area is not (yet) the Philippines
ANSGAR BELKE
Discussant: Stefan Huemer
12:10 - 13:00 The joint production of confidence: Lessons from nineteenth century US commercial banks for twenty first century euro area governments
ADALBERT WINKLER
Discussant: Agnieszka Markiewicz
13:00 - 14:30 Lunch

14:30 – 15:20 Do we really want labour mobility in a currency union?
ANGELO BAGLIONI
Discussant: Apostolis Philippopoulos
15:20 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 16:40 The Option of Last Resort: A Two Currency European Monetary Union
JOHN TSOUKALAS
Discussant: Angelo Baglioni
20:00 Conference Dinner
 
Saturday, 24 September 2011

09:20 - 10:10 What drives capital flows in EMU?
STEFAN HUEMER
Discussant: Ansgar Belke
10:10 – 11:00 A fiscal union for the euro: Some lessons from history
AGNIESZKA MARKIEWICZ
Discussant: Adalbert Winkler
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:20 Public providers, or private providers, of public goods? A general equilibrium study
APOSTOLIS PHILIPPOPOULOS
Discussant: John Tsoukalas
12:20 – 13:50 Lunch

13:50 – 14:50 A fragile Eurozone in Search of a Better Governance
PAUL DE GRAUWE
14:50 – 15:20 Coffee Break
15:20 – 16:20 Target Loans, Current Account Balances and Capital Flows: The ECB's Rescue Facility
HANS-WERNER SINN


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