Foreword

PDFESTHER L. GEORGE
President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

PDFThe Contributors

PDFSymposium Introduction

Opening Remarks

PDFBEN S. BERNANKE
Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Assessing Current Trends in Global Growth

Author: PDFDANI RODRIK
Professor, Harvard University

Discussant: PDFPIER CARLO PADOAN
Deputy Secretary-General and Chief Economist, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PDFGeneral Discussion

Balancing Growth with Equity

Author: PDFESTHER DUFLO
Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Discussant: PDFKEVIN M. MURPHY
Professor, University of Chicago

PDFGeneral Discussion

Achieving Growth Amid Fiscal Imbalances

First Paper Author: PDFSTEPHEN G. CECCHETTI
Economic Adviser and Head, Monetary and Economic Department, Bank for International Settlements

Second Paper Authors: PDFKATHERINE BAICKER
Professor, Harvard University

PDFAMITABH CHANDRA
Professor, Harvard University

Discussant: PDFMAYA MACGUINEAS
President, Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget

PDFGeneral Discussion

Managing Natural Resources in Developing Economies

Luncheon Address: PDFPAUL COLLIER
Professor, Oxford University and Director, Centre for the Study of African Economies

PDFGeneral Discussion

Regulating Financial Markets and Institutions to Promote Growth

Author: PDFROSS LEVINE
Professor, Brown University

Discussant: PDFRANDY S. KROSZNER
Professor, University of Chicago

PDFGeneral Discussion

Aligning International Capital Flows with Growth

Author: PDFESWAR S. PRASAD
Professor, Cornell University and Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution

Discussant: PDFSUSAN M. COLLINS
Dean, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan

PDFGeneral Discussion

Setting Policy Priorities for Long-Run Growth

Panelists:

PDFBARRY EICHENGREEN
Professor, University of California, Berkeley

PDFCHRISTINE LAGARDE
Managing Director, International Monetary Fund

PDFJEAN-CLAUDE TRICHET
President, European Central Bank

PDFGeneral Discussion

PDFRoster of Attendees