The Shadow Open Market Committee recently put on a panel discussion at the Cato Institute. Here are the participants and their talks:
- Michael Bordo, Rutgers University, "The Great Contraction 1929–1933: Are There Parallels to the Current Crisis?"
- Charles Calomiris, Columbia University, "The Dos and Don'ts of Financial Regulatory Reform" and "TALF and PPIP: Will they Work to Unclog the Financial Plumbing?"
- Marvin Goodfriend, Carnegie Mellon University, "We Need an Accord for Fed Credit Policy"
- Mickey Levy, Bank of America, "What's in Worse Shape, the Economy or Fiscal Policy?"
- Bennett McCallum, Carnegie Mellon University, "China, the U.S. Dollar, and SDRs";
- Anna Schwartz, NBER, "Boundaries Between the Fed and the Treasury"
The panel was moderated by Gregory Hess and can be viewed here.