Rethinking the International Monetary System — 70 Years After the Bretton Woods Conference

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 12:00 AM
JW Marriott, Tomorrow Square, 399 West Nanjing Road, Shanghai, China
Jun 17

CIGI experts are among the panellists at this conference organized by The Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET), Shanghai Development Research Foundation (SDRF/EADR) and PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University (PBCSF).

In the session The Bretton Woods Conference: Positive or Negative Legacy?, CIGI Senior Fellow James M. Boughton will present on “Can we regain the stability of the Bretton Woods system?”

In session The IMS and the Internationalization of RMB, CIGI Distinguished Fellow Paul Jenkins will present on "The RMB as a Major Reserve Currency?"

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.

Paul Jenkins is a CIGI distinguished fellow. He contributes expertise on international policy coordination and financial stability, with a particular interest in the Group of Twenty. Previously he served as senior deputy governor of the Bank of Canada.