segunda-feira, julho 30, 2012

The Economics and Econometrics of Commodity Prices - VALE/FGV

The Economics and Econometrics of Commodity Prices - VALE/FGV

The Event

Getulio Vargas Foundation and VALE are the organizers of this conference. We selected a group of experts on the economics and econometrics of commodity prices to discuss this important worldwide topic, which has been prevalent in explaining the recent behavior of the Brazilian economy. We invite academics, business economists, and policy-makers to join these experts in discussing several important aspects of commodity prices, including relevant lessons applicable to the experience of developing nations as well as issues that have global economic impact.

Vinícius Carrasco – Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro
John Cuddington – Colorado School of Mines
Robert Engle – New York University
Hélyette Geman – Commodity Finance Centre, University of London and ESCP Europe
Jan J.J. Groen – Federal Reserve Bank of New York
João Victor Issler – Fundação Getulio Vargas
Diane Pierret – Université Catholique de Louvain
Eswar Prasad – Cornell University
Roberto Rigobon – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Klaus Schmidt-Hebbel – Pontifícia Universidad Católica de Chile
Allan Timmermann – University of California San Diego
Thierry Verdier – Paris School of Economics

Organizing Committee

Roberto Castello Branco ( )

João Victor Issler ( )

Mais uma conferência de altíssimo nível co-organizada pela EPGE.