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Seventh Workshop of the Latin-American Financial Network (LFN)

Date: 13 May 2011

Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Washington, DC, United States

The Seventh Workshop of the Latin-American Financial Network (LFN), co-organized by the Inter-American Development Bank and the World Bank LAC Chief Economist Office, will be held at the World Bank in Washington, DC, on May 13, 2011.This year's LFN workshop will focus on the world recovery and its implications for Latin America and the Caribbean.

The proposals selected for this year workshop are:

Too Connected to Fail Institutions and Payments System's Stability by Carlos Leon, Clara Machado, Freddy Cepeda and Miguel Sarmiento

Time to Produce and Emerging Market Crises by Felipe Schwartzman

Monetary Policy, Leverage, and Bank Risk-Taking by Giovanni Dell'Ariccia, Luc Laeven and Robert Marquez

Defaault and bankruptcy in an entrepreneurial economy with incomplete mark ets by Jaimilton Carvalho, Jose Angelo Divino and Jaime Orrillo

Exchange Market Intervention as Unconventional Monetary Policy by Luis Felipe Céspedes, Roberto Chang and Andrés Velasco

The IMF as a Lender of Last Resort: Implications for Debt Structures, Pricing and Crises by Aitor Erce

The Implications of Jamaica´s Debt Burden for Financial Stability: A System Dynamics Approach by Jide Lewis


Date: May 13th

Place: The World Bank

1850 I (Eye) Street, N.W.

Washington, DC*Room #I8-300


Information: lfn@iadb.org


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