Financial Crises: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses

The conference on Financial Crises: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Responses reviewed lessons on the antecedents of financial crises, the policy responses—in terms of bank, households, financial institutions and sovereign restructurings, and their aftermath. The review covers banking, balance of-payments as well as sovereign crises. The conference included leading economists in the field of financial crises who will provide their perspectives on the topic drawing on their work on the subject.