Energy Policy Seminar with Jim Stock, Harold Hitchings Burbank Professor of Political Economy, Harvard University. Lunch will be served.
Erin Mansur, Dartmouth College, presenting "Decompositions and Policy Consequences of an Extraordinary Decline in Air Pollution from Electricity Generation."
Angela Garcia Calvo is an M-RCBG Visiting Fellow, researching the interactions between large firms and governments in late industrializing economies and their influence in shaping economic transformation, focusing on Spain and South Korea and their trajectories in banking, ICT and automobiles.
This event is part of the M-RCBG Business & Government Seminar Series. Lunch will be served. RSVPs are helpful: mrcbg@hks.Harvard.edu
Revisiting the Standard Macroeconomic Policy Framework: Should Monetary and Fiscal Policy Be More Closely Coordinated?
The standard macroeconomic policy framework rests on a strict separation of monetary and fiscal policy, and assigns the primary role for managing aggregate demand (“stabilization policy”) to an independent, technocratic central bank. This “flexible inflation targeting” framework developed in response to the challenges of high inflation in the 1960s and 1970s, and was informed by economic debates and developments in economic theory.
Transparency First: Evolving Governance Systems on Tackling Climate Change Under the Paris Agreement
This seminar will be given by Artur Runge-Metzger, Director, European Commission. It is part of the Regulatory Policy Program seminar series. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
This seminar will be given by Rodrigo Vergara, former Governor of the Central Bank of Chile (2011-2016). It is part of M-RCBG's Business & Government Seminar Series. Lunch will be served. RSVPs are helpful: email@example.com
This seminar will be given by Karen Mills, senior fellow at Harvard Business School and former Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration (2009-2013). She is author of the forthcoming book: Fintech, Small Business & the American Dream: How Technology is Transforming Lending and Shaping a New Era of Small Business Opportunity. This seminar is part of the Regulatory Policy Program seminar series. Lunch will be served. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org