Past Event

Deepening of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)

Marco Buti (European Commission)


November 1, 2017 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
Maine Room, 31th floor
600 Atlantic Avenue
Boston, MA 02210

Event Summary

The Peterson Institute for International Economics, jointly with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, hosted a presentation by Marco Buti, the director-general for economic and financial affairs at the European Commission, on "Deepening of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)" on Wednesday, November 1 from 8:30 to 11:30 am at the Boston Fed. Mr. Buti's presentation was based on the European Commission’s report of the same title. Hans-Helmut Kotz, visiting professor at Harvard University, and Adam S. Posen shared their own insights into the European Commission's report after Mr. Buti's presentation.


8:30 – 8:45 am Registration

8:45 – 8:50 Welcome and introduction

8:50 – 9:15 Presentation by Marco Buti, European Commission

9:15 – 9:25 Remarks by Hans-Helmut Kotz, Harvard University and Goethe University

9:25 – 9:35 Remarks by Adam S. Posen, PIIE

9:35 – 10:00 Q&A with audience