About the Program

This program was designed for the experienced global policymaker from Emerging Market governments as well as international financial institutions.  It covered macro-financial analytical issues and provided quantitative tools such as growth vulnerability to external factors, international liquidity and vulnerability to financial crises, fiscal vulnerability to Sudden Stops and banking stress tests.  The course sessions were led by a group of experts in the field from Columbia University, UMD, IADB, CERES, and the US Federal Reserve Bank bringing together the appropriate focus, theory, and best-practice methods in training.