New York, Nov. 12, 2012—Speaking before students and faculty members at a recent event co-hosted by Columbia's Law and Business Schools, Deutsche Bundesbank Board Member Dr. Andreas Dombret provided insight into the ongoing fiscal emergency in Europe. Dombret, one of the key player's addressing the current crisis, was introduced by Law School Professor Merritt Fox, Michael E. Patterson Professor of Law, NASDAQ Professor for Law and Economics of Capital Markets.
Dombret's remarks at the Nov. 2 event were followed by a lively Q&A session that included participation by students and faculty from both schools.
The event was organized jointly by Columbia Law School’s European Legal Studies Center and the Center on Global Legal Transformation, as well as the Columbia University Center for International Business Education and Research.
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