Thought Leadership
Events

Date Event
September 16-17, 2016 The Leir Conference on Financial Innovation and Stability
(by invitation)
Ridgefield, CT

The Source of Financial Instability panelist presentation featuring Lawrence Goodman, Randal Quarles and Robert Aliber.
September 15, 2016 The Dollar, Money and Policy
(by invitation)
Washington, D.C.

Remarks by Lawrence Goodman at the Cosmos Club.
September 9, 2016 Latin America into the 21st Century: Key Issues on Economic and Political Challenges
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Dr. Eduardo Aninat, CFS Advisory Board Member and former Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund.
July 20, 2016 Private Roundtable: Venezuela's Future, Petroleum, and the Bolivar Roundtable
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring José Luis Cordeiro, engineer, economist and author of “The Second Death of the Bolivar.”
July 8, 2016 Society for Economic Measurement
(by invitation)
Thessaloniki, Greece

Lawrence Goodman presents Why CFS Divisia Money Matters, Now!
May 11, 2016 Private Roundtable: Liquidity in the Corporate Bond Market
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring:
  • Jack Malvey, Chief Global Markets Strategist and Director of Center for Global Investment and Market Intelligence, BNY Mellon Investment Management.
  • Barbara Novick, Vice Chairman, member of Global Executive and Global Operating Committees, and Chair of the Government Relations Steering Committee, BlackRock.
  • Stephen Dizard, Special Counselor, Center for Financial Stability.
March 23, 2016 Crisis Detection and Prevention: Implications for Investors and Officials
(by invitation)
Boston, MA

Remarks by Lawrence Goodman at the Boston Economic Club.
March 22, 2016 Private Roundtable: Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Dr. Ananth Madhavan, Managing Director, Global Head of Research for iShares (Division of BlackRock).
March 18, 2016 Global Capital Flows and Liquidity in the Markets
(by invitation)
Charlottesville, VA

Panelist presentation by Lawrence Goodman as guest speaker with Richard Mayo, John Macfarlane, and Frank Warnock. Conference sponsored by the Mayo Center for Asset Management at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.
March 10, 2016 Private Roundtable: China and its Financial System
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Dr. Carl E. Walter, co-author of Red Capitalism: The Fragile Financial Foundation of China's Extraordinary Rise.
February 28, 2016 Stronger Global Economic Growth Conference
(by invitation)
Shanghai, China

Lawrence Goodman presents It’s the “Never Befores,” Stupid coincident with G-20 meetings.
January 29, 2016 Global Risks from the Unwind
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Presentation and discussion featuring CFS President Lawrence Goodman.
December 16, 2015 Wall Street, the Federal Reserve and Stock Market Speculation: A Retrospective by Elmus Wicker
(by invitation)
Washington, D.C.

Featuring:
  • Chris Waller, Director of Research, St. Louis Fed
  • Kurt Schuler, United States Treasury
  • Lawrence Goodman, Center for Financial Stability
December 7, 2015 Private Roundtable: Chinese Economy and Financial Markets
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Professor Yu Yongding, former member of the Monetary Policy Committee of the People’s Bank of China.
November 23, 2015 Private Roundtable: Argentina and Mexico - Politics and Finance
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Ambassador Anthony Wayne, who recently served as Ambassador of the United States to Mexico after a stint as Ambassador to Argentina.
October 21, 2015 Private Roundtable: America's Bank
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Roger Lowenstein, author of America's Bank: The Epic Struggle to Create the Federal Reserve.
September 16, 2015 Systemic Risk - Critical Considerations for Risk Managers in Precarious Times
New York, NY

Panelist discussion by Lawrence Goodman at the Risk Management Association (RMA) New York Chapter event.
June 9, 2015 Private Roundtable: Sovereign Risk
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • John Chambers, Managing Director and Chair of the Global Sovereign Ratings Committee at Standard & Poor's
  • James McCormack, Managing Director, Global Head of Sovereign and Supranational Group at Fitch
  • Alastair Wilson, Managing Director - Head of Sovereign Risk Group at Moody's
May 20, 2015 Capital Markets Credit Analyst Society Annual Meeting
New York, NY

Lawrence Goodman, featured speaker, discusses The Unwind: What's Next for Global Markets.
April 9, 2015 Private Roundtable: The Future for Energy, Geopolitics and Markets
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Guy Caruso, former U.S. Energy Information Administration administrator and current senior adviser in the Energy and National Security Program at CSIS.
April 2, 2015 Banking New York Conference
Tarrytown, NY

Lawrence Goodman discusses The New World for Money, Banking and the Economy.
February 5, 2015 Private Roundtable: Bitcoin and Digital Money
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Michael J. Casey and Paul Vigna, WSJ columnists and coauthors of The Age of Cryptocurrency: How Bitcoin and Digital Money Are Challenging the Global Economic Order
January 22, 2015 Private Roundtable: Global Macro and Risks
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring University of Chicago Emeritus Professor Robert Z. Aliber, author of Manias, Panics, and Crashes
September 30, 2014 Private Roundtable: Cyber Threats to NYC and the Financial System
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • Leo Taddeo, Special Agent in Charge of Special Operations/Cyber Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York Field Office
  • David X Martin, Special Counselor, Center for Financial Stability
September 3-4, 2014 Bretton Woods 2014 Conference: The Founders and the Future
(by invitation)
Bretton Woods, NH

Honoring the 70th anniversary of the original conference Bretton Woods 2014: The Founders and the Future was held at the Mount Washington Resort. The event gathered prominent leaders from government, business, and academia in a working-group environment to focus on the future of finance and the international monetary system.
July 9, 2014 Panel Discussion: High Frequency Trading
Washington, DC
Featuring:
  • Donald Bollerman, Head of Market Operations, IEX Group
  • Peter Nabicht, Senior Advisor, Modern Markets Initiative
  • John Polise, Associate Director of Market Oversight, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
June 24, 2014 Private Roundtable: High Frequency Trading
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • Donald Bollerman, Head of Market Operations, IEX Group
  • Peter Nabicht, Senior Advisor, Modern Markets Initiative
  • John Polise, Associate Director of Market Oversight, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
June 12, 2014 Private Roundtable: Cyber Threats to the Financial System
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • Leo Taddeo, Special Agent in Charge of Special Operations/Cyber Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York Field Office
  • Richard Frankel, Special Agent in Charge of the Criminal Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York Field Office
April 8, 2014 Private Roundtable: China and Its Financial Priorities
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Carl E. Walter, co-author of Red Capitalism: The Fragile Financial Foundation of China's Extraordinary Rise and Privatizing China: Inside China's Stock Markets.
February 4, 2014 Private Roundtable: Cybersecurity and Threats to the Financial System
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • Kevin Brock, former Principal Deputy Director of the National Counterterrorism Center
  • Leo Taddeo, Special Agent in Charge of Special Operations/Cyber Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation, New York Field Office
January 16, 2014 Sovereign Debt Restructuring: A Better Way Forward?
Washington, DC

Panelist presentation by Lawrence Goodman. Conference sponsored by Arnold & Porter and Emerging Markets Trade Association. View A Path to Positive Debt Workouts and IMF Debt Plan Would Worry Keynes
November 21, 2013 Private Roundtable: Global Risks
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring William R. Rhodes, president and CEO of William R. Rhodes Global Advisors. Mr. Rhodes is also professor-at-large of Brown University and senior advisor to Citi, having retired from his roles as senior vice chairman and senior international officer of Citigroup and Citibank. Mr. Rhodes is author of Banker to the World: Leadership Lessons from the Front Lines of Global Finance. Read his presentation.
October 30, 2013 Private Roundtable: Bitcoin
(by invitation)
New York, NY

I. Bitcoin Essentials: What is it legally, economically? What are the risks from regulatory to policy?
  • Kathleen Moriarty, Partner, Katten Muchin Rosenman
  • Jennifer Shasky Calvery, Director, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network
II. Monetary Possibilities: Investment Risks and Potential
  • Barry Silbert, Founder and CEO, SecondMarket
  • Cameron Winklevoss, Co-founder, Winklevoss Capital Management
April 10, 2013 Monetary Policy at the Zero Bound
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Michael Woodford, John Bates Clark Professor of Political Economy, Columbia University.
February 11, 2013 The Bretton Woods Transcripts: New Findings
New York, NY

Featuring CFS Senior Fellow for Financial History Kurt Schuler, discoverer and co-editor of the transcripts.
January 16, 2013 The Bretton Woods Transcripts
Washington, DC

Featuring CFS Senior Fellow for Financial History Kurt Schuler, discoverer and co-editor of the transcripts.
November 29, 2012 Private Roundtable: Libor – Proposing a Solution
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Richard Sandor, “Father of Financial Futures” and Chicago Climate Exchange founder.
November 19, 2012 Private Roundtable: The Middle East
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Jon Alterman, the Zbigniew Brzezinski Chair in Global Security and Geostrategy and director of the Middle East Program at CSIS.
September 20, 2012 The Financial State of the Union
Washington, DC

Featuring CFS President Lawrence Goodman. Presentation and discussion at the Cosmos Club.
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April 17, 2012 Private Roundtable: Bank Capital and Central Banks
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring Charles Goodhart, member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics. Dr. Goodhart is also a former Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee member and professor emeritus at LSE.
April 9, 2012 Private Roundtable: First Principles and Monetary Rules
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring former Treasury Under Secretary and Stanford Professor John B. Taylor. Professor Taylor is author of First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America's Prosperity.
February 29, 2012 Private Roundtable: Containing Runs on Deposit-Like Assets
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring:
  • Bruce Tuckman, Director of Financial Markets Research, Center for Financial Stability
  • Darryll Hendricks, Managing Director and Head of Strategy, UBS Investment Bank
  • John T. Donohue, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer for Global Liquidity, JP Morgan Asset Management Global Fixed Income and Currency Group
January 31, 2012 Private Roundtable: Sovereign Challenges, Country Risk, and Ratings
(by invitation)
New York, NY

Featuring:
  • John Chambers – Chairman of Standard & Poor’s Sovereign Ratings Committee
  • Bart Oosterveld – Global Managing Director of Sovereign Risk at Moody’s
  • David Riley – Managing Director of Sovereign and Supranational Ratings at Fitch Ratings
January 26, 2012 The Sovereign Crisis: When Debt Is No Longer Risk Free
Washington, DC

Featuring CFS President Lawrence Goodman. Presentation and discussion at the Heritage Foundation.
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November 7, 2011Private Roundtable: European and U.S. Banks
(by invitation)
New York, NY
Featuring:
  • Steven Eisman, former bank analyst and successful hedge fund manager featured in Michael Lewis’ “The Big Short”
  • Robin Lumsdaine, Senior Fellow, Center for Financial Stability
  • Richard Ramsden, Partner and Chief Banking Analyst, Goldman Sachs
August 18, 2011“Getting It Wrong: How Faulty Monetary Statistics Undermine the Fed, the Financial System, and the Economy”
William A. Barnett presented at Chicago Fed Conference in Honor of Warren Weber
Chicago, IL
November 2010Conference: Implementation of the
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

New York, NY
October 4, 2010Senior Congressional Staffer Lunch:
Derivatives and Dodd-Frank

Washington, DC

Featuring:
  • Bruce Tuckman - Director of Financial Markets Research
  • Lawrence Goodman - President
September 23, 2010Derivatives Symposium and Dinner (by invitation)
New York, NY

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March 2010 Launch of CFS website.