Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research (HKIMR)

Tenth HKIMR Summer Workshop


23 July 2012 (Monday)

Room 5601, 56/F, Two International Finance Centre, 8 Finance Street, Central


09:45 – 10:00 Registration

10:00 – 10:50 Financial Regulation in General Equilibrium
Dimitrios P. TSOMOCOS, University of Oxford

Discussant: Chang SHU, Bank for International Settlements

10:50 – 11:05 Coffee Break

11:05 – 11:55 Determinants and dynamics of price disparity in onshore and offshore renminbi forward exchange rate markets

Cho-hoi HUI, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Discussant : Terence CHONG, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

11:55 – 12:45 Optimal Monetary Policy under Financial Sector Risk
Scott DAVIS, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas

Discussant : Jenny XU, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

12:45 – 14:00 In-house Lunch

14:00 – 14:50 Perils of quantitative easing
Herakles POLEMARCHAKIS, University of Warwick

Discussant: Andre MEIER, International Monetary Fund

14:50 – 15:40 Eurodollar banking and currency internationalisation
Dong HE, Hong Kong Monetary Authority and Hong Kong Institute for Monetary Research

Discussant : Michael SPENCER, Deutsche Bank