Global Economy Program Director Domenico Lombardi and CIGI researchers David Kempthorne, Malcolm Knight, Manuela Moschella and Miranda Xafa will participate in a conference in Rome, Italy on the euro zone debt crisis and if the policies of Europe's monetary union have secured confidence in the stability of the European financial system.
Malcolm D. Knight is a CIGI Distinguished Fellow. He is also deputy chair of the board of directors of Payments Canada, visiting professor of finance at the London School of Economics and a director of the Global Risk Institute in Financial Services.
Miranda Xafa is a CIGI senior fellow. She is also chief executive officer of EF Consulting, an Athens-based advisory firm focusing on euro-zone economic and financial issues. At CIGI, Miranda focuses on sovereign debt crises and drawing lessons from the Greek debt restructuring for future debt crises. From 2004 to 2009, she served as a member of the executive board of the IMF in Washington, DC.