Lawrence Summers, Dominique Strauss-Kahn Keynote SAIS
The Johns Hopkins
School of Advanced International Studies and the Center
Development will hold a two-day conference, "New Ideas in
Development After the Financial Crisis," on
Wednesday and Thursday, April 22 and 23.
Lawrence Summers, director of the White House's
National Economic Council and assistant to
the president for economic policy, will give Wednesday's
keynote address at 5 p.m. Dominique Strauss-Kahn, managing
director of the International Monetary Fund, will give
Thursday's keynote address at
1:30 p.m. Experts from international organizations,
academia, research institutions and government
will speak on both days. Among them are Bernard L.
Schwartz, chairman of BLS Investments, and
Nancy Birdsall, president of the Center for Global
Development. For an agenda, go to:
The conference, to be held in the Nitze Building's
Kenney Auditorium, is hosted by the Bernard
L. Schwartz Forum on Constructive Capitalism at SAIS and
the CGD. Non-SAIS affiliates should RSVP
using the conference Web site.
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