Visiting Professor of Economics, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University; Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank (2002-2010)
October 20, 2016
2:15pm - 4:00pm
Lower Level Conference Room, Adolphus Busch Hall
As Finance Minister of Greece in 2009-2011, George Papaconstantinou played a key role during the Eurozone crisis, negotiating Greece’s loan
agreement with the EU and the IMF and instituting policies to reduce the
fiscal deficit and restore competitiveness. In this seminar, Mr. Papaconstantinou will share his first-hand account of the inside story of the Greek crisis.