Session 3 - The EURO project: shadows and lights


June 10, 2016

08:30-09:00 Registration

Chair: Rita L. D’Ecclesia

09:00-09:30 Welcome and Opening Remarks
Rita L. D’Ecclesia, Sapienza University of Rome, Giorgio Di Giorgio, LUISS Rome

09:30-11:00  Marcello Minenna, Consob
Euro: the incomplete currency

11:00-11:30 Coffee Break

11:30-13:00 Joshua Aizenman, University of South California, CA
The Euro Project - On the Way to a More Perfect Euro Union?

13:00-14:30 Lunch

Chair: Giorgio di Giorgio

14:30-16:00 Matteo Arpe, Sator, IT
A fast changing world. The global economic scenario

16:00-16:30 Tea Break

16:30-18:00 Edward I. Altman, New York University Stern School of Business, NY
Credit Markets: Is it a Bubble or Simply Capital Structure Opportunism For Firms


June 11, 2016

Chair: Giuseppe Travaglini

9:00-9:45 Alberto Bagnai, University of Chieti-Pescara, IT
Leaving a currency union: a survey of the literature and of the empirical evidence

9:45-10:45 Antonio Guglielmi, Mediobanca Securities, London, UK
Asymmetries in the Euro zone banking sector

10:45-11:30 Emiliano Brancaccio, University of Sannio, IT
Monetary policy and capital centralisation in the Euro area

11:30-12:00 Coffee Break

12:00-13.00 Marti Subrahmanyam, New York University Stern School of Business, NY
Sovereign Credit Risk, Liquidity and the ECB Intervention: Deux ex Machina?

13:00-14:00 Round Table: The Future of the Euro
Chair: Francesco Nucci
Participants: Bagnai, Brancaccio, Guglielmi, Subrahmanyam

14:00 Lunch