GCFP Policy Teas

The Cambridge/Boston academic, policy and practitioner communities are fortunate to include many people with deep expertise and interest in financial policy. Yet opportunities to gather for in-depth conversations about policy are infrequent. The goal of this new periodic discussion series is to create a forum in which to learn about, and critically and collaboratively think through, a variety of financial policy issues.

Unlike a traditional academic seminar, the discussion leader generally will not present a completed paper. Rather, they will choose a topic, lay out some of the issues they are thinking through, suggest pre-readings, and manage the discussion. Unless otherwise indicated, these sessions will take place at the GCFP offices.

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FALL 2019

November 20
Ann Battle, Assistant General Counsel for International Swaps and Derivatives Association, Inc. (ISDA)
“Challenges in Transitioning Markets to the Secured Overnight Financing Rate (SOFR)”

(Future discussions TBA)


If you are interested in attending these discussions, please contact Deirdre Wade to RSVP.

If you are interested in leading a discussion, please contact Ed Golding.