The Peterson Institute for International Economics, jointly with the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, hosted a presentation by Marco Buti, the director-general for economic and financial affairs at the European Commission, on "Deepening of the Economic and Monetary Union (EMU)" on Wednesday, November 1 from 8:30 to 11:30 am at the Boston Fed. Mr. Buti's presentation was based on the European Commission’s report of the same title. Hans-Helmut Kotz, visiting professor at Harvard University, and Adam S. Posen shared their own insights into the European Commission's report after Mr. Buti's presentation.
8:30 – 8:45 am Registration
8:45 – 8:50 Welcome and introduction
8:50 – 9:15 Presentation by Marco Buti, European Commission
9:15 – 9:25 Remarks by Hans-Helmut Kotz, Harvard University and Goethe University
9:25 – 9:35 Remarks by Adam S. Posen, PIIE
9:35 – 10:00 Q&A with audience