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December 2006
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    Mario Monti is President of Bocconi University, Milan. He is also Chairman of Bruegel (the new Brussels-based European think tank on international economics).

    Since December 2005 Mr. Monti has been an international advisor to Goldman Sachs and member of the Research Advisoiy Council of the Goldman Sachs Global Markets Institute.

    Mr. Monti served for ten years as member of the European Commission, in charge first of the Internal Market, Financial Services and Taxation (1995-99), and then of Competition (1999-2004).

    Prior to joining the Commission, he was Professor of Economics at Bocconi and then Rector. He was President of SUERF (Societe Universitaire Europeenne de Recherches Financieres), Chairman of the Italian Treasury’s committee on the banking and financial system, member of the committee that drafted Italy’s first competition law, and member of the Roll Committee recommending independence for the Bank of England.

    Mr. Monti contributes regularly to the Corriere delta Sera. He is a member of the Senior European Advisory Council of Moody’s; the Board of Directors of the Institute for International Economics in Washington, D.C.; the Steering Committee of the Bilderberg Meetings; the Trilateral Commission; and the Executive Committee of Aspen Institute Italia.

    Born in Varese in 1943, he graduated from Bocconi University and did graduate work at Yale University. He holds honorary degrees from, among others, the University of Padova, Leipzig University, and the University of St. Gallen.

    The Per Jacobsson Lectures
    2006Competition Policy and Monetary Policy: A Comparative Perspective. Lecture by Mario Monti (Hem).
    2005International Financial Institutions: Dealing with New Global Challenges. Lecture by Michel Camdessus.
    200-1The U.S. Current Account Deficit and the Global Economy. Lecture by Lawrence 11. Summers.
    Some New: Directions for Financial Stability? Lecture by C.A.E. Goodhart, CBE (Zurich).
    2003The Arab World: Performance and Prospects. Lecture by Abdlatif Yousef Al-I lamad (Dubai).
    2002The Boom-Bust Capital Spending Cycle in the United States: Lessons Learned. Lecture by K. Gerald Corrigan.
    Recent Emerging Market Crises: What Have We Learned? Lecture by Guillermo Ortiz (Basel).
    2001No lecture took place due to the cancellation of the Annual Meetings of the IMP and the World Bank.
    2000Ten Years OnSome Lessons from the Transition. Lecture by Josef Tošovský (Prague).
    Strengthening the Resilience of Financial Systems. Symposium panelists.- Peter 11. Kenen, Arminio Fraga, and Jacques de Larosière (Lucerne).
    1999The Past and Future of European IntegrationA Central Banker’s View. Lecture by Willem 1’. Duisenberg.
    1998Managing the International Economy in the Age of Globalization. Lecture by Peter D. Sutherland.
    1997Asian Monetary Cooperation. Lecture by Joseph C.K. Yam, CHIC. JP (Hong Kong).
    1996Financing Development in a World of Private Capital Flows: The Challenge for International Financial Institutions in Working with the Private Sector. Lecture by Jacques de Larosiere.
    1995Economic Transformation: The Tasks Still Ahead. Symposium panelists: Jan Svejnar, Oleh 1 lavrylyshyn, and Sergei K. Dubinin.
    Central Banking in Transition. Lecture by Baron Alexandre Lamfalussy (London).
    Capital Flows to Emerging Countries: Are They Sustainable? Lecture by Guillermo de la Dehesa (Madrid).
    1993Latin America: Economic and Social Transition to the Twenty-First Century. Lecture by Unrique V. Iglesias.
    1992A New Monetary Order for Europe. Lecture by Karl Otto Pohl.
    1991The Road to European Monetary Union: Lessons from the Bretton Woods Regime. Lecture by Alexander K. Swoboda (Basel).
    Privatization: Financial Choices and Opportunities. Lecture by Amnuay Viravan (Bangkok).
    1990The Triumph of Central Banking? Lecture by Paul A. Volcker.
    1989Promoting Successful Adjustment: The Experience of Ghana. Lecture by J.L.S. Abbey.
    Economic Restructuring in New Zealand Since 1984. Lecture by David Caygill. The International Monetary System: The Next Twenty-Five Years. Symposium panelists: Sir Kit McMahon, Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa, and C. I’red liergsten (Basel).
    1987Interdependence: Vulnerability and Opportunity. Lecture by Sylvia Ostry.
    1986The Emergence of Global Finance. Lecture by Yusuke Kashiwagi.
    1985Do We Know Where We’re Going? Lecture by Sir Jeremy Morse (Seoul).
    198-1Economic Nationalism and International Interdependence: The Global Costs of National Choices. Lecture by Peter (!. Peterson.
    1983Developing a New International Monetary System: A Long-Term View. Lecture by 11. Johannes Witteveen.
    1982Monetary Policy: Finding a Place to Stand. Lecture by Gerald K. Bouey (Toronto).
    1981Central Banking with the Benefit of Hindsight. Lecture by Jelle Xijlstra; commentary by Albert Adomakoh.
    1980Reflections on the International Monetary System. Lecture by Guillaume Guindey; commentary by Charles A. Coombs (Basel).
    1979The Anguish of Central Banking. Lecture by Arthur 1’. Burns; commentaries by Milutin Cirovic and Jacques J. Polak (Belgrade).
    1978The International Capital Market and the International Monetary System. Lecture by Gabriel llauge and Urik lioffmeyer; commentary by Lord Uoll of Ipsden.
    1977The International Monetary System in Operation. Lectures by Wilfried Guth and Sir Arthur Lewis.
    1976Why Banks Are Unpopular. Lecture by Guido Carli; commentary by Milton Gilbert (Basel).
    1975Emerging Arrangements in International Payments: Public and Private. Lecture by Alfred 1 layes; commentaries by Khodadad Larmanfarmaian, Carlos Massad, and Claudio Segre.
    1974Steps to International Monetary Order. Lectures by Conrad J. Oort and Puey Ungphakorn; commentaries by Saburo Okita and William McChesney Martin (Tokyo).
    1973Inflation and the International Monetary System. Lecture by Otmar Lmminger; commentaries by Adolfo Diz and Janos Fekete (Basel).
    1972The Monetary Crisis of 1971: The Lessons to Be Learned. Lecture by Henry C. Wallich; commentaries by C.J. Morse and I.G. Patel.
    1971International Capital Movements: Past, Present, Future. Lecture by Sir liric Roll; commentaries by Henry 11. Fowler and Wilfried Guth.
    1970Toward a World Central Bank?’Lecture by William McChesney Martin; commentaries by Karl Blessing, Alfredo Machado Gomez, and Harry G. Johnson (Basel).
    1969The Role of Monetary Gold over the Next Ten Years. Lecture by Alexandre Lam-falussy; commentaries by Wilfrid Baumgartner, Guido Carli, and L.K. Jha.
    1968Central Banking and Economic Integration. Lecture by M.W. Holtrop; commentary by Lord Cromer (Stockholm).
    1967Economic Development: The Banking Aspects. Lecture by David Rockefeller; commentaries by lrelipe llerrera and Shigeo 1 loric (Rio de Janeiro).
    1966The Role of the Central Banker Today. Lecture by Louis Rasminsky; commentaries by Donato Menichella, Stefano Siglienti, Marcus Wallenberg, and Fran/ Aschinger (Rome).
    1965The Balance Between Monetary Policy and Other Instruments of Economic Policy in a Modern Society. Lectures by CO. Deshmukh and Robert V.
    1964Economic Growth and Monetary Stability. Lectures by Maurice T’rere and Rodrigo Gomez (Basel).

    The Per Jacobsson lectures are available on the Internet at, which also contains further information on the foundation. Copies of the per Jacob.sson lectures may be acquired without charge from the Secretary. Unless otherwise indicated, the lectures were delivered in Washington, D.C.

    The Per Jacobsson Foundation

    Honorary Chairmen:Eugene R. Black
    Marcus Wallenberg
    Past Chairmen:W. Randolph Burgess
    William McC. Martin
    Sir Jeremy Morse
    Jacques de Larosiere
    Past Presidents:Frank A. Southard, Jr.
    Jacques J. Polak
    Founding Sponsors
    Hermann J. AbsViscount HarcourtJean Monnet
    Roger AuboinGabriel HaugeWalter Muller
    Wilfrid BaumgartnerCarl Otto HenriquesJuan Pardo Heeren
    S. Clark BeiseM.W. HoltropFedcrico Pinedo
    B.M. BirlaShigeo HorieAbdul Qadir
    Rudolf BrinckmannClarence E. HunterSven Raab
    Lord CobboldH.V.R. lengarDavid Rockefeller
    Miguel CuadernoKaoru InouyeLord Salter
    R.v. FieandtAlbert P. JanssenPierre-Paul Schweitzer
    Maurice FrereRaffaèle MattioliSamuel Schweizer
    E.C FussellJ.J. McElligottAllan Sproul
    Aly GirtlyJohan MelanderWilhelm Teufenstein
    Eugenio GudinDonato MenichellaGraham Towers
    Gottfried HaberlerEmmanuel MonickJoseph 11. Willits
    Board of Directors
    Sir Andrew D. Crockett—Chairman of the Board
    Abdlatif Y. Al-HamadMalcolm D. Knight
    Nancy BirdsallHorst Köhler
    Michel CamdessusEdwin M. Truman
    E. Gerald CorriganLeo Van Houtven
    Rodrigo de RatoMarcus Wallenberg
    Toyoo Gyohten
    Leo Van HoutvenPresident
    Graham HaccheVice-President and Secretary
    Chris HemusTreasurer

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    “The Hedgehog and and the Fox in Economic Policy”. Oxford Business AlumnHecture (London: Office of fair Trading. June 2002).

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