Seminar with Dr. Martine Guerguil, IMF
The Stockholm Institute of Transition Economic (SITE) and the Institute for Economic and
Business History Research (EHFF) has the pleasure to invite you to a seminar on Monday
May 4, 14.30-16.30 with Dr. Martine Guerguil, Deputy Director, Fiscal Affairs Department at
2015-05-04 at 14:30
2015-05-04 at 16:30
Stockholm School of Economics, Room: ‘Torsten’ Bertil Ohlins Gata 5
Dr. Guerguil, will discuss some of the IMF's work relating to the issue referred to in the title of her talk; potential policy measures, public investment and how multiplier effects and outcomes might vary by type of measure.
In her previous positions in the IMF, Dr. Guerguil led work on debt sustainability and debt relief and on macroeconomic policy design in Latin America and Africa. Before joining the IMF in 1994, Ms. Guerguil worked for the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean in Santiago, Chile. She is currently in charge of the IMF's flagship publication Fiscal Monitor.
The talk will be commented on by John Hassler, Professor of Economics at the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and Chairman at the Swedish Fiscal Policy Council.
The lecture will be introduced and chaired by Torbjörn Becker, Director SITE. Time will be available for questions and answers after the presentation.
Registration and coffee 14.30-15.00. The seminar starts at 15.00.