The Financial Crisis, the US Economy, and International Security in the New Administration

a conference organized by

Economists for Peace and Security,
the Charles Leopold Mayer Foundation Initiative for Re-thinking the Economy,
and the Levy Economics Institute of Bard College

at the Schwartz Center for Economic Policy Analysis, New School, New York

Friday, November 14, 2008

James K. Galbraith

Transcript of James Galbraith's keynote address

Video of James Galbraith's keynote address and Session I

Session I:  The Current Crisis
Moderator: Lucy Law Webster
Joseph Stiglitz
Marshall Auerback
Pierre Calame
Marcellus Andrews

Transcript of Session I

Coffee break

Session II: Policies for the US
Moderator: Jeff Madrick
Allen Sinai
Teresa Ghilarducci
Perry Mehrling
Gary Dymski

Transcript of Session II

Video of Session II

Lunch Keynote speaker – Bernard Schwartz


Video of Bernard Schwartz's keynote address and Session III

Session III: A New Domestic Financial Architecture
Moderator: Dimitri Papadimitriou
Bill Black
Jack Blum
Barkley Rosser

Transcript of Session III

Video of Bernard Schwartz's keynote address and Session III

Coffee break

Session IV: A New International Financial Architecture
Moderator: James Galbraith
John Eatwell
Paul Davidson
Ping Chen
Luiz Carlos Bresser Pereira
George A. Papandreou

Transcript of Session IV

Video of Session IV