Expert meeting on the role of the ECB in the financial and Euro-zone crisis
12.04.2011: Discussing the role of the European Central Bank in a new financial architecture
The financial crisis and the crisis of the Euro zone are also a crisis of the European Central Bank. The rules and the paradigm of the ECB haven proven to be unable to meet the challenges.
The Euro-Zone is at the brink of the abyss and will break up if there are not far reaching reforms. The EB will be key in a new European financial architecture. The meeting will analyze the situation and discuss alternatives. Prominent experts will give inputs, among them
- Marica Frangakis, Nicos Poulantzas Institute, Athen
- Prof. Dominique Plihon, University of Paris VIII, former advisor of Mitterand
- Prof. Mario Tonveronachi, University of Siena
- Lucas Zeise, Financial Times Germany
Date: 14.04.2011, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Venue: DGB Federal Headquarter, Henriette-Herz-Platz 2, room 6
Download detailed programme with directions to the venue here.