Monetary Policy: Lessons from Eight Years as the Governor of the Bank of Israel

November 21, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Location: 
Jerome Greene Hall Room 104 New York, NY 10027
United States

The Program for Economic Research and the Center for Israeli Legal Studies present

A Harold Leventhal Memorial Lecture

Monetary Policy: Lessons from Eight Years as Governor of the Bank of Israel

A presentation by Stanley Fischer

Stanley Fischer began his service as Governor of the Bank of Israel in May 2005 and was reappointed for a second term in May 2010 before stepping down at the end of June 2013. Prior to joining the Bank of Israel, Professor Fischer was Vice Chairman of Citigroup from 2002 to 2005; from 1994 to 2001 he was First Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. Before he joined the IMF, Fischer was the head of the Department of Economics at MIT. 

A reception will follow the presentation.

This event is part of the Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy Faculty-Student Intellectual Life Series