Political Economy of Structural Adjustment

Session at Bretton Woods Conference
Saturday, April 9, 2011

The Political Economy of Structural Adjustment: Understanding the Obstacles to Cooperation

Richard McGregor, Deputy News Editor at the Financial Times, introduced the panelists and moderated the ensuing discussion.

Marcello De Cecco - Professor of Monetary and Financial History, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa

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Thomas Ferguson - Professor of Political Science, University of Massachusetts, Boston

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Louis Kuijs - Senior Economist, World Bank Beijing







Victor Shih - Assistant Professor of Political Science, Northwestern University

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Orville Schell -  Director, Center on U.S.-China Relations, Asia Society







Martin Wolf - Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times







Q&A and discussion was moderated by Richard McGregor