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"Monetary Policy Lessons from Eight Years as Governor of the Bank of Israel."

Start/End Thursday, November 21, 2013 06:00 PM EST -- 07:30 PM EST
Location Name JGH 104

Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy Faculty-Student Intellectual Life Series presents the Harold Leventhal Memorial Lecture

SPECIAL GUEST

Stanley Fischer, Economist, Former Governor of the Bank of Israel (2005-2013) & Former Chief Economist of the World Bank

Professor Stanley Fischer began his service as Governor of the Bank of Israel in May 2005, and was reappointed for a second term in May 2010 before stepping down at the end of June 2013. Prior to joining the Bank of Israel, Professor Fischer was Vice Chairman of Citigroup from 2002 to 2005; from 1994-2001 he was the First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. Before he joined the IMF, Professor Fischer taught in the Department of Economics at MIT. He has also held visiting positions at the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, and at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.

Co-sponsored with Program for Economic Research

To RSVP for this event: israelieconomy.eventbrite.com. Admission for this event is limited, and those who RSVP and are placed on the waitlist will be notified. For more information, please contact the Center for Israeli Legal Studies at israelilegalstudies@law.columbia.edu.