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The Global Financial System after the Crash

Lecture by American Economist Alan Taylor on June 7 at Freie Universität

№ 148/2012 from Jun 05, 2012

On June 7 the well-known American economist Professor Alan Taylor will give a lecture at Freie Universität Berlin. The lecture will deal with global finance after the crash. A professor at the University of Virginia, Taylor’s presentation will be one of the Ernst Fraenkel Lectures. It will be held at the John F. Kennedy Institute in Dahlem and is open to the interested public. There is no charge for admission.

Alan Taylor, born in 1964, is the Souder Family Professor of Arts and Sciences in the Department of Economics at University of Virginia. He also conducts research at the Center for Economic Policy Research in London. In 2005 Taylor was the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, and in 2009/10 he was a Houblon-Norman/George Fellow at the Bank of England. He has advised numerous institutions, including the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the European Central Bank, and various national central banks.

Time and Place

  • John F. Kennedy Institute, Freie Universität Berlin, Lansstraße 7–9, 14195 Berlin
    subway station: Dahlem-Dorf (U3)
  • Thursday, June 7, 2012, 2:15 p.m.

Further information and interview requests

  • Prof. Dr. Moritz Schularick, John F. Kennedy Institut, Freie Universität Berlin, Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 838-52884, Email: