Chicago Economics Society IMF Event
February 19, 2016: 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Two distinguished Chicago Economics PhD alumni - Dr. Thomas Krueger & Dr. Warren Coats - will speak at the IMF with Q&A.
IMF HQ 2
700 19th Street NW
Washington, District of Columbia
The Chicago Economics Society is proud to host two distinguished Chicago Economics PhD alumni - Dr. Thomas Krueger & Dr. Warren Coats - who, as employees of the IMF, have played a direct role in the development of the IMF's primary unit of account. Topics will include the past and future role of SDRs in international development and global financial stability, as well as the implications of the Chinese Yuan's inclusion in the basket of major currencies that determine the value of SDRs. Q&A to follow.
Note: Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended.