THE THIRTEENTH DUBROVNIK ECONOMIC CONFERENCE


 

13th Dubrovnik Economic Conference
June 27 - June 30, 2007
Hotel "Grand Villa Argentina"
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Organized by

(participation by invitation only)


Last update: July 5, 2007

 

Scientific Committee

Organizing Committee

PARTICIPANTS 

PAPERS 

PANEL DISSCUSSION  

Pre-Conference:

Papers  

 

 

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
1. Mr. Željko Rohatinski - Chairman
Governor of the Croatian National Bank
 
2. Mr. Boris Vujčić - Vice Chairman
Assistant Professor,
Deputy Governor of the Croatian National Bank
 
3. Mr. Mario I. Blejer - Member
Director of the Centre for Central Banking Studies,
Bank of England
 
4. Mr. Paul Wachtel - Member
Professor
New York University,
Leonard N. Stern School of Business
 
5. Mr. Randall K. Filer - Member
President
CERGE-EI Foundation

 

 

 

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
1. Mr. Tomislav Presečan - Chairman
Vicegovernor of the Croatian National Bank, Chairman of the Committee
 
2. Ms. Nina Srkalović
Head of the Office of the Governor, 
Deputy Chairwoman of the Committee
 
3. Ms. Mirjana Šipić
Senior Advisor in the Accounting Department, 
Member of the Committee
 
4. Ms. Vanja Orešković
Associate in the Office of the Governor, Secretary of the Committee
 

 

 

 

PARTICIPANTS
  1. Mr. Mate Babić, Professor, Faculty of Economics - Zagreb
  2. Mr. Age Bakker, Executive Director, OED Netherlands, International Monetary Fund
  3. Mr. Silvije Basač, Dvision Chief, Croatian National Bank
  4. Mr. Boris Borozan, Managing Director, Global Head Central Bank Group Sales, HSBC Securities Inc.
  5. Ms. Tanja Broz, Economic Institute - Zagreb
  6. Ms. Maja Bukovšak, Division Chief, Croatian National Bank
  7. Mr. Gerard Caprio Jr., Professor, Williams College
  8. Ms. Emilia Carulli, Assistant to the Editor, Journal of Banking and Finance
  9. Mr. Ante Čičin Šain, Former Governor of the Croatian National Bank, Honorary Consul of Ireland
  10. Ms. Mirna Dumičić, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  11. Mr. Michael Faulend, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  12. Mr. Jarko Fidrmuc, Professor, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
  13. Mr. Andrew Filardo, Bank for International Settlements
  14. Mr. Randall K. Filer, President, CERGE - EI Foundation
  15. Ms. Vesna Filipović Radaković, Director, Croatian National Bank
  16. Mr. Josip Funda, Division Chief, Croatian National Bank
  17. Mr. Tomislav Galac, Director, Croatian National Bank
  18. Ms. Lidija Gamulin, InterCapital Securities, Winkler House
  19. Ms. Katja Gattin Turkalj, Division Chief, Croatian National Bank
  20. Mr. Peter Grasmann, Head of Unit, DG Economic and Financial Affairs, European Commission
  21. Mr. Iftekhar Hasan, Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  22. Mr. Oleh Havrylyshyn, Visiting Scholar, University of Toronto
  23. Mr. Davor Holjevac, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  24. Ms. Neeltje Van Horen, DECPG - International Finance Team, The World Bank
  25. Ms. Deniz O. Igan, EP Economist, International Monetary Fund
  26. Ms. Lana Ivičić, Chief Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  27. Mr. Ljubinko Jankov, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  28. Mr. Boštjan Jazbec, Bank of Slovenia, Faculty of Economics - Ljubljana
  29. Mr. Lars Jonung, Professor, Research Adviser, European Commission
  30. Mr. Zoran Jurak, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  31. Ms. Marcela Kir, Director, Croatian National Bank
  32. Ms. Irena Kovačec, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  33. Ms. Mirjana Kovačić, Executive Director, Croatian Chamber of the Economy
  34. Mr. Evan Kraft, Adviser to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  35. Mr. Juergen Kroeger, Director, European Commission
  36. Mr. Ivo Krznar, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  37. Mr. Davor Kunovac, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  38. Mr. Matija Laco, The World Bank - Zagreb
  39. Mr. Ricardo Lago, Florida International University
  40. Ms. Maja Landsman, Director, Croatian National Bank
  41. Mr. Maroje Lang, Director, Croatian National Bank
  42. Mr. Vladimir Leko, Member of the Croatian National Bank Council
  43. Mr. Davor Lončarek, Director, Croatian National Bank
  44. Ms. Gorana Lukinić, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  45. Mr. Igor Ljubaj, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  46. Ms. Angela Maddaloni, Capital Markets and Financial Structure Division, European Central Bank
  47. Ms. Sanja Mađarević-Šujster, Acting Country Director, The World Bank - Zagreb
  48. Mr. Čedo Maletić, Chief Advisor to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  49. Ms. Lena Malešević, Faculty of Economic - Split
  50. Mr. Zdravko Marić, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia
  51. Mr. Relja Martić, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  52. Ms. Ana Martinis, Senior Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  53. Ms. Jadranka Marušić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  54. Mr. Adolf Matejka, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  55. Mr. Neven Mates, Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund
  56. Mr. David G. Mayes, Bank of Finland
  57. Mr. Žarko Miljenović, Chief Economist, Zagrebačka banka d.d. Zagreb
  58. Mr. Marko Mrkalj, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  59. Ms. Radmila Nižetić, President of the Board, Tržište novca Zagreb
  60. Mr. Steven Ongena, Professor, Center - Tilburg University, CEPR
  61. Ms. Vanja Orešković, Associate in the Office of the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  62. Mr. Cristian Popa, Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Romania
  63. Mr. Tomislav Presečan, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  64. Mr. Gordan Prugovečki, Director, Croatian National Bank
  65. Ms. Andreja Pufnik, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  66. Ms. Charlotte Ruhe, Head of the Mission, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  67. Ms. Susan Schadler, EU Department, International Monetary Fund
  68. Mr. Stijepo Sentović, Chief Associate, Internal Audit Office, Croatian National Bank
  69. Ms. Nina Srkalović, Head of the Office of the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  70. Mr. Hrvoje Stojić, Chief Economist, Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank d.d. Zagreb
  71. Mr. Gordi Sušić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  72. Mr. Jan Svejnar, Professor, University of Michigan
  73. Mr. Giorgio P. Szegö, Professor, University of Lugano
  74. Mr. Goran Šaravanja, Chief Economist, CA IB d.d. Zagreb
  75. Mr. Marko Škreb, Former Governor of the Croatian National Bank
  76. Mr. Vedran Šošić, Second Secretary , Mission of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union
  77. Ms. Sandra Švaljek, Member of the Croatian National Bank Council
  78. Ms. Natalia Tamirisa, International Monetary Fund
  79. Ms. Sanja Tomičić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  80. Mr. Zdenek Tůma, Governor, Czech National Bank
  81. Mr. Marc Uzan, Chairman, The Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee
  82. Mr. Athanasios Vamvakidis, Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund
  83. Ms. Ružica Vuger, Chief Adviser to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  84. Mr. Boris Vujčić, Deputy Governor, Croatian National Bank
  85. Mr. Paul Wachtel, Professor, University of New York
  86. Mr. Adalbert Winkler, Deputy Head of Division, European Central Bank
  87. Mr. Krešimir Žigić, CERGE-EI
  88. Mr. Ante Žigman, State Secretary, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia
  89. Mr. Saša Žiković, Faculty of Economics - Rijeka
  90. Ms. Vesna Živković, Head, Central Depository Agency

 

 

PAPERS
Session I - BANKING

Stijn Claessens and Neeltje van Horen:

Steven Ongena, Elena Carletti and Philipp Hartmann:

Session II - REGULATION AND CENTRAL BANKING

James R. Barth, Gerard Caprio Jr. and Ross Levine:

Iftekhar Hasan and Loretta J. Mester:

Session III - DEMOGRAPHICS & LABOR ISSUES

Angela Maddaloni, Alberto Musso, Philipp Rother, Melanie Ward-Warmedinger and Thomas Westermann:

Jarko Fidrmuc, Neil Foster and Johann Scharler:

Session IV - SUPERVISORY ISSUES

Lars Jonung:

Natalia T. Tamirisa and Deniz O. Igan:

Session V - INFLATION DETERMINANTS

Claudio Borio and Andrew Filardo:

Ljubinko Jankov, Ivo Krznar, Davor Kunovac and Maroje Lang:

 


 

 

PANEL DISSCUSIOSN

 

 


PRE-CONFERENCE PAPERS

Saša Žiković:

Josip Funda, Gorana Lukinić and Igor Ljubaj:

Tomislav Galac, Lana Ivičić and Mirna Dumičić:

Maruška Vizek and Tanja Broz:

Lena Malešević:

Katja Gattin-Turkalj, Igor Ljubaj, Ana Martinis and Marko Mrkalj: