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Conference Summary

Opening remarks
Simon Potter, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Opening presentation: Understanding central banking in light of the credit turmoil
Marvin Goodfriend, Tepper School, Carnegie Mellon University

Discussion:  Implementing monetary policy post-crisis: What have we learned? What do we need to know?
Benjamin Friedman, Harvard University 

Discussion: Lessons from the crisis and post-crisis experience
Brian Sack, The D.E. Shaw Group

Opening paper: The political economy of central bank balance sheet managment
Paul Tucker, Harvard Kennedy School

Discussion: Comments on Paul Tucker’s presentation
Masaaki Shirakawa, Aoyama Gakuin University

Discussion: The political economy of central bank balance sheet management
Peter Stella, Stellar Consulting LLC

Opening presentation: How should central banks steer money market interest rates?
Francesco Papadia, Hellenic Financial Stability Fund

Discussion: How should central banks steer money market interest rates?
Todd Keister, Rutgers University

Workshop discussion: How should central banks steer money market rates?
Lou Crandall, Wrightson ICAP 

Conference summary remarks
Donald Kohn, Brookings Institution


Sponsors:

Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs
Federal Reserve Bank of New York