10 Years Of The Euro
Adjustment In Capital And Labour Markets
7-8 May, 2009
Developments in capital markets, namely, current account imbalances and financial integration, and labour markets rigidities have been among the most noticed difficulties some countries have been facing after adopting the Euro.
To discuss these issues, and the lessons that emerge from the analysis of the first 10 years of the Economic and Monetary Union, the Economic Policies Research Unit of the University of Minho is organizing a two-day conference bringing together academics and other experts.
Portuguese Minister of Finance, Fernando Teixeira dos Santos
We look forward to seeing you in Braga.
The Scientific Committee
Ana Rute Cardoso, IAE, Barcelona
Francisco Veiga, Universidade do Minho and NIPE, Braga
Konstantinos Tatsiramos, IZA, Bonn
Mário Centeno, Banco de Portugal
Michael Ehrmann, European Central Bank
Ricardo Reis, Columbia University, New York
The Organizing Committee
Fernando Alexandre, Universidade do Minho and NIPE
João Cerejeira, Universidade do Minho and NIPE
Miguel Portela, Universidade do Minho and NIP
The Conference is financially sponsored by the “Fundo de Apoio à Comunidade Científica (FACC)” - FCT, the Banco Português de Investimento - BPI and by the Câmara Municipal de Braga.
Universidade do Minho
Escola de Economia e Gestão
Frank Smets (European Central Bank)