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Workshops are organised by the policy departments and enable members to put questions to and exchange views with experts on subjects associated with parliamentary business or subjects of current interest. They are not necessarily held in public but may be held during a committee meeting.

17-06-2015 - The Role of the EU in International Economic Fora

ECON 15-06-2017 - 11:35
Workshop Poster

To prepare the own initiative report 'The EU role in the framework of international financial, monetary and regulatory institutions and bodies', the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) has commissioned expertise in the form of studies on the European Union's Role in the following international economic fora, provided by a group of experts. The European Parliament is currently working on an Own Initiative Report.

The European Parliament is currently working on an Own Initiative Report on "The EU role in the framework of international financial, monetary and regulatory institutions and bodies".

The workshop's aim is to provide ECON Members of Parliament with information and background on the current situation of EU representation within selected international entities in the economic area engaged in financial standard setting. It is based on a series of papers by different authors on the role of the EU in G20, FSB, OECD, BCBS, IOSCO, IAIS, IASB and IOPS (possibly supplemented with information on the IMF). The authors will briefly present their main conclusions and discuss with ECON Members and participants. Mr Paul Tucker, Senior Fellow at the Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government at Harvard Kennedy School and at Harvard Business School, Boston (USA), is invited to give a short introduction and foster the debate with a transatlantic view.

Location : Altiero Spinelli, room 3G2 (3rd floor), European Parliament, Rue Wiertz 60, Brussels, Belgium

Contacts

  • Policy Department for Economic, Scientific and Quality of Life Policies