THE FOURTEENTH DUBROVNIK ECONOMIC CONFERENCE

14th Dubrovnik Economic Conference
 

14th Dubrovnik Economic Conference
June 25 - June 29, 2008
Hotel "Grand Villa Argentina"
Dubrovnik, Croatia
Organized by

(participation by invitation only)


Last update 16 December 2008

 

 

SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

PARTICIPANTS  

PANEL DISCUSSION  

PAPERS DEC  

PAPERS YES  

 

 

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 (former)
    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   participants
  1. Mr. Mate Babić, Professor, Faculty of Economics - Zagreb
  2. Mr. James Barth, Senior Fellow, Milken Institute
  3. Mr. Nikola Bokan, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  4. Mr. Boris Borozan, Managing Director, Global Head Central Bank Group Sales, HSBC Securities Inc.
  5. Mr. Josef Brada, Professor, Arizona State University, W.O. Carey School of Business
  6. Mr. Hank Brouwer, Executive Director, The Netherlands Bank
  7. Mr. Michael Burda, Professor, Humboldt-Universitaet zum Berlin
  8. Mr. Saša Cerovac, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  9. Mr. Simon Commander, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development
  10. Mr. Jeffrey R. Currie, Investment Research, Goldman Sachs
  11. Ms. Andrijana Ćudina, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  12. Ms. Ana Maria Čeh, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  13. Mr. Ante Čičin Šain, Former Governor of the Croatian National Bank, Honorary Consul of Ireland
  14. Ms. Biljana Dlab, Associate, Alpha Associates AG
  15. Mr. Saša Drezgić, Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka
  16. Ms. Mirna Dumičić, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  17. Mr. Randall K. Filer, President, CERGE - EI Foundation
  18. Mr. Jeffrey A. Frankel, Professor, Harvard University, Kennedy School of Business
  19. Ms. Tatjana Frlužec, Associate, Croatian National Bank
  20. Mr. André Geis, European Central Bank, Directorate General International and European Relations
  21. Mr. Robert Gordon, Professor, Northwestern University
  22. Mr. Iftekhar Hasan, Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  23. Mr. Oleh Havrylyshyn, Visiting Scholar, University of Toronto
  24. Mr. Alberto Heimler, Competition Authority of Italy
  25. Ms. Sylvia Heuchemer, Professor, Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
  26. Ms. Antje Hildebrandt, Oestereichische Nationalbank
  27. Mr. Andras Horvai, County Manager, The World Bank Croatia Office
  28. Mr. Ivan Huljak, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  29. Ms. Lana Ivičić, Advisor, Croatian National Bank
  30. Mr. Željko Jakuš, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  31. Mr. Ljubinko Jankov, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  32. Mr. Boštjan Jazbec, Member of the Governing Board, Bank of Slovenia, Faculty of Economics - Ljubljana
  33. Mr. Igor Jemrić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  34. Ms. Marcela Kir, Director, Croatian National Bank
  35. Ms. Júlia Király, Deputy-Governor, Hungarian National Bank
  36. Ms. Irena Kovačec, Executive Director, Croatian National Bank
  37. Ms. Mirjana Kovačić, Executive Director, Croatian Chamber of the Economy
  38. Mr. Evan Kraft, Adviser to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  39. Mr. Ivo Krznar, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  40. Mr. Davor Kunovac, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  41. Mr. Matija Laco, The World Bank - Zagreb
  42. Mr. Ricardo Lago, Florida International University
  43. Mr. Maroje Lang, Director, Croatian National Bank
  44. Mr. Vladimir Leko, Member of the Croatian National Bank Council
  45. Mr. Igor Ljubaj, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  46. Ms. Sanja Mađarević-Šujster, Acting Country Director, The World Bank - Zagreb
  47. Mr. Zdravko Marić, State Secretary, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia
  48. Mr. Relja Martić, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  49. Mr. Adolf Matejka, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  50. Mr. Neven Mates, Resident Representative, International Monetary Fund
  51. Mr. Žarko Miljenović, Chief Adviser to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  52. Ms. Annabelle Mourougane, OECD, Economic Department
  53. Mr. Marko Mrkalj, Analyst, Croatian National Bank
  54. Ms. Radmila Nižetić, President of the Board, Tržište novca Zagreb
  55. Ms. Vanja Orešković, Associate in the Office of the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  56. Ms. Inci Ötker-Robe, International Monetary Fund
  57. Mr. Darko Pongrac, Division Chief, Croatian National Bank
  58. Mr. Tomislav Presečan, Vicegovernor, Croatian National Bank
  59. Ms. Andreja Pufnik, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  60. Ms. Debora Revoltella, CEE Chief Economist, Bank Austria Craditanstalt
  61. Mr. Werner Roeger, Head of Unit, European Commission, Unit-Econometric Models and Midium Term Studies
  62. Ms. Renata Samodol, Director, Croatian National Bank
  63. Mr. Harald Sander, Professor, Cologne University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
  64. Mr. Stijepo Sentović, Chief Associate, Internal Audit Office, Croatian National Bank
  65. Mr. Petar Sorić, Faculty of Economics - Zagreb
  66. Ms. Renata Stanišić, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  67. Mr. Hrvoje Stojić, Chief Economist, Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank d.d. Zagreb
  68. Mr. Gordi Sušić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  69. Ms. Ana Šabić, Mission of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union
  70. Mr. Zdeslav Šantić, Accting Director, Raiffeisen Consulting - Zagreb
  71. Mr. Goran Šaravanja, Division Chief, Zagrebačka banka d.d. Zagreb
  72. Mr. Marko Škreb, Chief Economist and Strategist, Privredna banka d.d. Zagreb
  73. Mr. Vedran Šošić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  74. Mr. Ivan Šuker, Minister of Finance, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Croatia
  75. Ms. Renata Švigir, Adviser, Croatian National Bank
  76. Ms. Sanja Tomičić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  77. Mr. Ivica Urban, Institute for Public Finance - Zagreb
  78. Mr. Marc Uzan, Chairman, The Reinventing Bretton Woods Committee
  79. Mr. Athanasios Vamvakidis, International Monetary Fund
  80. Mr. Mario Varjačić, Director, Croatian National Bank
  81. Mr. Matthew Vogel, Emerging Market Strategy, Barclays Capital
  82. Ms. Ružica Vuger, Chief Adviser to the Governor, Croatian National Bank
  83. Mr. Boris Vujčić, Deputy Governor, Croatian National Bank
  84. Mr. Paul Wachtel, Professor, University of New York, Leonard N. Stern School of Business
  85. Mr. Ante Žigman, Member of the Board, Partner banka d.d. Zagreb
  86. Mr. Saša Žiković, Faculty of Economics - Rijeka

 

 

 

PANEL DISCUSSION - INFLATION OUTLOOK

Chairman:

  • Boris Vujčić (Croatian National Bank)

Participants:

 

 

 

PAPERS DEC
Session I - KEYNOTE TALK
Robert Gordon:
Session II - STRUCTURAL REFORMS IN EUROPE
Alberto Heimler:

Annabelle Mourougane and Lukas Vogel:

Session III – IMPACT OF STRUCTURAL REFORM

Werner Röger, Janos Varga, Jan in´t Veld:

Simon Commander and Katrin Tinn:

Session IV - TFP GROWTH
Michael Burda and Battista Severgnini:

El-hadj M. Bah and Josef Brada:

Session V - RECENT BANKING ISSUES
Sylvia Heuchemer, Stefanie Kleimeier and Harald Sander:

Lana Ivičić, Davor Kunovac and Igor Ljubaj:

Session VI - TRADE AND FINANCIAL ISSUES

Jeffrey Frankel:

James R. Barth:

 

 

PAPERS YES

Darko Pongrac:

Saša Žiković:

Saša Drezgić:

Ivica Urban:

Petar Sorić:

Ana Maria Čeh and Ivo Krznar: