Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center

2010

The Second Annual International Conference in Economics and Finance took place on December 28, 2010, in Minsk.

The main goal of the Conference is to integrate Belarusian economic community into the global academic environment.

The Conference consisted of specialized topical panels on various aspects of modern economics followed by a plenary talk. The Conference is organized by Professor Aleh Tsyvinski (Yale) and Professor Mikhail Golosov (Yale) and with the adninistrative support of BEROC.

Place:
Crowne Plaza Hotel
Conference Hall, 2nd floor
13 Kirova str., Minsk

Conference Program

08:30-09:00
Registration of participants
09:00-09:30
Official opening
Dmitry Goluhov, Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs of the Republic of Belarus
Professor Mikhail Golosov, Yale University, USA
Professor Aleh Tsyvinski, Yale University, USA
Pavel Daneyko, Administrative Director of BEROC, Belarus
09:30-10:10
Dr. Julia Korosteleva, UCL School of Slavonic and East European Studies, UK
10:10-10:50
Dr. Oleksiy Kryvtsov, Bank of Canada
10:50-11:30
Professor Ilona Babenka, Arizona State University, USA
11:30-12:00
Coffee-break
12:00-12:40
Professor Sergei Guriev, New Economic School, Russia
12:40-13:20
Professor Ekaterina Zhuravskaya, Paris School of Economics and New Economic School, Russia
13:20-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:10 Contingent Convertible Bonds and Capital Structure Decisions
Professor Alexei Tchistyi, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, USA
15:10-15:50 The Effect of Economic Factors on Fertility in Belarus
Professor Aliaksandr Amialchuk, University of Toledo, USA
15:50-16:20
Coffee-break
16:20-17:00
A Political Theory of Populism
Professor Konstantin Sonin, New Economic School, Russia
17:00-17:20
Official closing

 

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