From the Plaza Accord to International Monetary Cooperation Today

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 12:00 AM
Peterson Institute for International Economics, Bergsten Conference Center 1, 750 Massachusetts Avenue, NW , Washington, DC
Private Event: Panel Discussion
Apr 7

Participation in this event is by invitation only

CIGI is teaming up with the Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE) to hold an event that will feature a keynote address by Lawrence H. Summers of Harvard University, the former Secretary of the Treasury for the United States.

CIGI Senior Fellow Jim Boughton will participate on a panel discussing how successful the Plaza Accord was, and Domenico Lombardi will participate in the overall discussion at the event.

Event Speakers

James M. Boughton is a CIGI senior fellow. James’s research focuses on the evolution of Canada’s role in international governance since the 1940s and the potential for further evolution in the near future.

Domenico Lombardi is the former director of the Global Economy Program and a former member of the executive management committee at the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI). He serves on the advisory boards of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and the Bretton Woods Committee in Washington, and is a member of the Steering Committee of the Asian Economic Panel.