Bank of Israel Governor Stanley Fischer to Give Keynote at SAIS Forum on G20’s Post-Crisis Policy Reforms

The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) will host a forum on “Form and Substance: Assessing the G20’s Post-Crisis Policy Reforms” on Wednesday, April 17 at 9 a.m. (Breakfast will precede the forum at 8:30 a.m.)
Stanley Fischer, governor of the Bank of Israel, will provide keynote remarks at 10:30 a.m. Fischer’s speech will be preceded by a discussion featuring the following panelists:
·         John Lipsky (moderator), SAIS distinguished visiting scholar of International Economics and former first managing director of the International Monetary Fund
·         Lourdes Aranda, Mexico’s undersecretary for Foreign Affairs
·         Takehiko Nakao, Japan’s vice minister for International Affairs
·         Gordon de Brouwer, G20 sherpa for the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet of Australia
SAIS also will host a live Webcast of the event accessible at
The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Kenney Auditorium located on the first floor of the school’s Nitze Building, 1740 Massachusetts Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. Members of the public should RSVP to
Members of the media who plan to cover the event should respond to Felisa Neuringer Klubes at the SAIS Communications Office at 202.663.5626 or

Tuesday, April 9, 2013
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