Please join CFASF in welcoming Nicholas Economides for a discussion of the crisis in Greece and other European countries (Ireland, Portugal, Spain, Cyprus, Italy). Dr. Economides will discuss measures taken by the Eurozone to avert a breakup of the EU and provide an assessment of the program.
NICHOLAS ECONOMIDES is a Professor of Economics at the Stern School of Business of New York University and Founder and Executive Director of the NET Institute, http://www.NETinst.org. He is an internationally recognized academic authority on network economics, antitrust, and public policy. His fields of specialization and research include antitrust, the economics of networks, telecommunications and the Internet, banking and finance, computers, and information, the economics of technical compatibility and standardization, industrial organization, the structure and organization of financial markets and payment systems, application of public policy to network industries, strategic analysis of markets, security and privacy, and law and economics. He has published over one hundred articles in top academic journals in the areas of networks, telecommunications, oligopoly, antitrust, product positioning, and on liquidity and the organization of financial markets and exchanges. He holds a Ph.D. and a M.A. in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, as well as a B.Sc. (First Class Honors) in Mathematical Economics from the London School of Economics. He has previously taught at Columbia University and Stanford University. He has advised or is currently advising the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, the governments of Canada, Greece, Ireland, New Zealand, and Portugal, the Attorneys General of New York and Texas, major telecommunications and high technology companies, a number of the Federal Reserve Banks, the Bank of Greece, and major Financial Exchanges. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Economist Intelligence Unit and Quadriserv. The complete C.V. of Prof. Nicholas Economides is available at http://www.stern.nyu.edu/networks//wp-content/uploads/Economides_CV.pdf .
Sabrina Yih, CFA
Continuing Education Committee
Lunch will be served.
12:00pm until 1:30pm
235 Montgomery Street, Suite 643
San Francisco, CA 94104
This event qualifies for 1 hour of continuing education credit for CFA Charter holders.
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