2010 US Monetary Policy Forum

February 26, 2010 - New York, New York

This annual conference brings together academics, market economists, and policy makers. The conference is sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.


The conference began with this year’s report, "Financial Conditions Indexes: A New Look after the Financial Crisis" (PDF), which was prepared by Jan Hatzius (Goldman Sachs), Peter Hooper (Deutsche Bank), Frederic Mishkin (Columbia), Kim Schoenholtz (NYU), and Mark Watson (Princeton). 

The report was discussed by the following Federal Reserve speakers:

The lunch address, "Debt and the Aftermath of the Global Financial Crisis: Is This Time Different?" was given by Kenneth Rogoff, Thomas D Cabot Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University.

The meeting concluded with a panel discussion on “Financial Regulatory Reform” moderated by David Wessel of The Wall Street Journal and featured:

View participant list (PDF)


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Sufi Awarded Laing Prize

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