International Research Forum on Monetary Policy:
Fifth Conference

Please note that the conference is by invitation only.

Venue:
European Central Bank, Frankfurt am Main
26 - 27 June 2008

Organisers:

Lucrezia Reichlin ( lucrezia.reichlin@ecb.europa.eu)
Matt Canzoneri ( canzonem@georgetown.edu)
Dale Henderson ( hendersd@frb.gov)
Volker Wieland ( wieland@wiwi.uni-frankfurt.de)

Draft programme:

Day 1: Thursday 26 June 2008

08.45 Welcome
Lucrezia Reichlin (on behalf of organisers)

Session 1 – Financial Markets, Financial Crises, and theTransmission of Monetary Policy

09.00 Deciphering the 2007 - 2008 Liquidity and Credit Crunch
Markus Brunnermeier (Princeton University)