Lawrence Schembri, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak about the forces that influence Canada’s economic potential and the implications for the conduct of monetary policy.
This is a joint event between CFA Society Ottawa and the Ottawa Economics Association.
Lawrence Schembri became Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada in 2013. In this role, he oversees the Bank’s analysis of domestic economic developments and shares responsibility for setting monetary policy in Canada.
Mr. Schembri first came to the Bank in 1997 as a visiting Research Advisor, on sabbatical from his post as associate professor of economics at Carleton University. He joined the Bank permanently in 2001 and became Chief of the International Economic Analysis Department four years later. In 2010, Mr. Schembri was named Advisor to the Governor—a position he held until his current appointment.
Mr. Schembri holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto, a Master’s in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and a PhD in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His published research has focused on exchange rates and monetary policy in open economies, the international monetary system and financial stability.
Date May 16th, 2018
Venue Rideau Club, 99 Bank Street, 15th floor
Time 11:45 Registration
12:00 Lunch starts
Cost: Members $25
Registration deadline is May 10th. Limited seating available.
Business dress (suit and tie) required.
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