FINANCIAL SYSTEMS AND ECONOMIC GROWTH CONFERENCE IN HONOR OF RICHARD SYLLA
NYU STERN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS, NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
MARCH 27-28, 2015
PETER L. ROUSSEAU AND PAUL WACHTEL, EDITORS
The Economics Department and the Center for Global Economy and Business at the Stern School of Business, New York University will be holding a conference in honor of Richard Sylla, the Henry Kaufman Professor of the History of Financial Institutions and Markets, who will be retiring at the end of 2015.
- Michael Bordo, Rutgers University, and Chris Meissner, University of California, Davis
"Financial Globalization, Financial Development and Financial Crises in the Golden Age, 1870-1914"
- Charles Calomiris, Columbia University, and Mark Carlson, Federal Reserve Board
"US Bank examination in late 19th century: Purposes and Accomplishments"
- Niall Ferguson, Harvard University
"Financial Systems, International Relations, and Globalization"
- Marc Flandreau, Graduate Institute of International Studies and Development, Geneva
"Anatomy of a regime change: underwriters' reputation, new deal financial acts and the collapse of international capital markets (1920-1935)"
- Peter L. Rousseau, Vanderbilt University and Paul Wachtel, New York University
"Episodes of Financial Deepening: Credit Booms or Growth Generators?"
- John Wallis, University of Maryland
"Banks and democracy"
- Eugene N. White, Rutgers University
"Protecting Financial Stability in the Aftermath of the Great War: The Experience of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta"
- Robert Wright, Augustana College, SD
"Financing U.S. Economic Development, 1788-1860"