WWS Calendar

The Incipient Crisis in Securities Regulation

Oct 16, 2014 04:30PM to 06:00PM
Audience: 
Open to the Public
Speaker(s): 
Paul Tucker, Harvard University and former Deputy Governor at the Bank of England
Sponsor: 

This event is co-sponsored by the Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy and Finance, the Bendheim Center for Finance and the Griswold Center for Economic Policy Studies.

Sir Paul Tucker, senior fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School and the Harvard Business School, and formerDeputy Governor at the Bank of England will present a public talk entitled "The Incipient Crisis in Securities Regulation" at 4:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, in Bowl 001, Robertson Hall at the Woodrow Wilson School.  

Sir Paul Tucker was Deputy Governor at the Bank of England from 2009 to October 2013, having joined the Bank in 1980. He was a member of each of the Bank of England's statutory policy committees: the Monetary Policy Committee, Financial Policy Committee (vice chair), Prudential Regulatory Authority Board (vice chair), as well as of the Court of Directors. Internationally, he was a member of the steering committee of the G20 Financial Stability Board, and chaired its Committee on the Resolution of Cross-Border Banks in order to solve the “too big to fail” problem. He was a member of the board of directors of the Bank for International Settlements, and was chair of the Basel Committee for Payment and Settlement Systems from April 2012. He is a Visiting Fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford, and a Governor of the Ditchley Foundation.