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sexta-feira, 25 de julho de 2014

Um novo Bretton Woods? Quase! Um evento comemorativo dos 70 anos

September 3rd – 4th, 2014
Welcome dinner Tuesday, September 2

Honoring the 70th anniversary of the original conference, Bretton Woods 2014: The Founders and the Future will be held at the Mount Washington Resort in New Hampshire from Sept. 3rd to Sept. 4th. The hotel will be exclusively available for the conference, just as it was in 1944. The event will gather prominent leaders from government, business, and academia in a working-group environment to focus on the FUTURE of finance and the international monetary system.
Topics will include prospects for the world’s foreign exchange system; future of finance and financial institutions; technology and the future of the international financial system; how to anticipate and manage future crises better; the future of sovereign debt restructuring; the future role of the IMF and World Bank; and history and leadership at Bretton Woods in 1944.
When
September 3rd – 4th, 2014 
With a welcome dinner on Tuesday, September 2

Where
The Mount Washington Hotel
Bretton Woods, New Hampshire, USA

The Mount Washington Hotel was host to the United Nations Monetary and Financial Conference of 1944. To facilitate discussion in the spirit of the original Bretton Woods meetings, the hotel will be exclusively available for Bretton Woods 2014.
Transportation
Complimentary shuttle transportation will be provided to and from Boston Logan International as well as the Mount Washington Regional Airport. Further conference details are available upon registration.
Program for Guests of Delegates
We will be hosting a special program for spouses and significant others to enjoy Northern New Hampshire while the conference is in session. In the evenings, special dinners will be for the combined group of delegates and their guests. Further details are available upon registration.
Honorary Committee
Eduardo Aninat
Bill Bradley
Jacques de Larosière
Charles Goodhart
Otmar Issing
Yves-André Istel
Takatoshi Ito
Henry Kaufman
Guillermo Ortiz
Randal K. Quarles
William R. Rhodes
Richard L. Sandor
John B. Taylor
Yu Yongding
Steering Committee
Robert Aliber
Carole Brookins
Barry Eichengreen
Lawrence Goodman
Steve Hanke
Robin Lumsdaine
Jack Malvey
Kurt Schuler
Sponsors
We are grateful to the Marriner S. Eccles Foundation, BNY Mellon, and the Citrone Foundation for their vision and support of Bretton Woods 2014: The Founders and the Future.
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