VIII New Paradigm Workshop: 25 – 27 May 2021

The Future of the German Model II - Perspectives for the Next Government

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Summary

From May 25 to 27, our eighth New Paradigm Workshop will take place in the spirit of the federal election. Here you can find the current agenda, all videos, presentations and information about the speakers of the workshop.
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Agenda

  • May 25 14:00
    Reception & Introduction

    THOMAS FRICKE (FORUM NEW ECONOMY)
    LOSING MERKEL – A NEW PARADIGM FOR GERMANY’S NEXT GOVERNMENT?

  • May 25 14:30
    Rising inequality in Germany – How to reverse the trend

    PRESENTATION: STEFAN BACH & MARKUS GRABKA (DIW BERLIN)

    DISCUSSANTS

    • BRANKO MILANOVIC (CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
    • CLARA MARTINEZ TOLEDANO (COLUMBIA BUSINESS SCHOOL)
    • MARTIN BIEWEN (UNIVERSITY OF TÜBINGEN)

    MODERATION: MARC ADAM (FORUM NEW ECONOMY)

  • May 25 16:00
    Economic roots of populism – From a better understanding to a new political agenda

    PRESENTATION: ROBERT GOLD (KIEL INSTITUTE FOR THE WORLD ECONOMY) & THIEMO FETZER* (UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK)

    DISCUSSANTS

    • CATHERINE FIESCHI (COUNTERPOINT)
    • THOMAS FERGUSON (INSTITUTE FOR NEW ECONOMIC THINKING)
    • DALIA MARIN (TU MUNICH)
  • May 25 17:30
    Capitalism under pressure – How to make globalization work for all?

    KEYNOTES AND TALK: JOE KAESER (SIEMENS AG) & DANI RODRIK (HARVARD UNIVERSITY)

    MODERATION: NICOLA BRANDT (OECD BERLIN)

Summary

From May 25 to 27, our eighth New Paradigm Workshop will take place in the spirit of the federal election. Here you can find the current agenda, all videos, presentations and information about the speakers of the workshop.

Agenda

  • May 26 9:00
    Financial fraud and supervision – Time for a new paradigm

    PRESENTATION: MARTIN HELLWIG (DIRECTOR (EM.) MPI FOR RESEARCH ON COLLECTIVE GOODS) & GERHARD SCHICK (BÜRGERBEWEGUNG FINANZWENDE)

    DISCUSSANTS

    • JÖRG KUKIES (STATE SECRETARY, FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE)
    • DANIELA GABOR (UWE BRISTOL)

    MODERATION: OLAF STORBECK (FT)

  • May 26 10:15
    Climate Challenge – Will Germany manage the transition?

    PANEL

    • TOM KREBS (UNIVERSITY OF MANNHEIM)
    • DANIEL KÜPPER (BCG)
    • LAURENCE TUBIANA (EUROPEAN CLIMATE FOUNDATION)
    • FRIEDERIKE KÖHLER-GEIB (KFW GROUP)
    • PATRICK GRAICHEN (AGORA ENERGIEWENDE)
  • May 26 12:00
    Speed Dating: Covid-19 behavioral lessons

    NORA SZECH (KIT KARLSRUHE) & THOMAS FRICKE (FORUM NEW ECONOMY)

  • May 26 14:00
    Focus: Corona-debt management – Towards a new fiscal policy framing beyond Germany’s orthodoxy
  • May 26 14:00
    Debt management in times of low interest rates

    PRESENTATION: MARK BLYTH (BROWN UNIVERSITY) & ERIC LONERGAN (M&G INVESTMENTS)

    DISCUSSANTS

    • PETER BOFINGER (UNIVERSITY OF WÜRZBURG)

    MODERATION: CHRISTIAN ODENDAHL (CER)

  • May 26 15:00
    Beyond the debt brake? Alternatives to Germany's fiscal rule

    PRESENTATION: PHILIPPA SIGL-GLÖCKNER (DEZERNAT ZUKUNFT)

    DISCUSSANTS

    • JAKOB VON WEIZSÄCKER* (FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE)
    • MONIKA SCHNITZER (LMU MUNICH & GERMAN COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC EXPERTS)
    • JENS SÜDEKUM (UNIVERSITY OF DÜSSELDORF)
    • SHAHIN VALLEE (GERMAN COUNCIL ON FOREIGN RELATIONS)

    MODERATION: NICOLA BRANDT (OECD BERLIN)

  • May 26 16:45
    Euro zone scenarios: Potential consequences of austerity

    SEBASTIAN DULLIEN (IMK)

  • May 26 17:15
    Towards new fiscal rules for the euro-zone?

    PANEL:

    • PHILIPPE MARTIN (FRENCH COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC ADVISORS)
    • XAVIER RAGOT (FRENCH ECONOMIC OBSERVATORY)
    • GUNTRAM WOLFF (BRUEGEL BRUSSELS)
    • MICHAEL HÜTHER (GERMAN ECONOMIC INSTITUTE)
    • ANNAMARIA SIMONAZZI (SAPIENZA UNIVERSITY OF ROME)

    MODERATION: MARTIN SANDBU (FT)

Summary

From May 25 to 27, our eighth New Paradigm Workshop will take place in the spirit of the federal election. Here you can find the current agenda, all videos, presentations and information about the speakers of the workshop.

Agenda

  • May 27 15:15
    Special focus on central banks

    INTRODUCTION: THOMAS FRICKE (FORUM NEW ECONOMY)

  • May 27 15:30
    From climate to jobs: Towards a new mandate for central banks?

    KENOTES AND INPUTS

    • ISABEL SCHNABEL (EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE ECB)
    • ADAM TOOZE (COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY)
    • MORITZ SCHULARICK (UNIVERSITY OF BONN, INET)

    DISCUSSION

    CHAIR: LAURENCE TUBIANA (EUROPEAN CLIMATE FOUNDATION)

  • May 27 17:00
    From Paris to Frankfurt - To what extent can central banks do to save the climate?

    in cooperation with the Global Solutions Summit

    ISABEL SCHNABEL (EXECUTIVE BOARD OF THE ECB) & LAURENCE TUBIANA (CEO, EUROPEAN CLIMATE FOUNDATION)

Speakers

  • Stefan Bach

    Research Associate in the Public Economics Department at the DIW Berlin

  • Markus Grabka

    Senior Researcher in the German Socio-Economic Panel Department at the DIW Berlin

  • Marc Adam

    Economic Analyst at Forum for a New Economy

  • Branko Milanovic

    Senior Scholar at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York

  • Clara Martínez-Toledano

    Assistant Professor of Financial Economics at Imperial College Business School

  • Martin Biewen

    Professor of Statistics and Econometrics at University of Tübingen

  • Robert Gold

    Research Associate at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW)

  • Thiemo Fetzer

    Associate Professor in the Economics department at University of Warwick

  • Catherine Fieschi

    Founder and Director of Counterpoint

  • Joe Kaeser

    Former CEO of Siemens AG

  • Dani Rodrik

    Professor of International Political Economy at Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government

  • Nicola Brandt

    Head of OECD Berlin Centre

  • Martin Hellwig

    Former Director of the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods

  • Gerhard Schick

    Director of Bürgerbewegung Finanzwende

  • Jörg Kukies

    State Secretary at the German Federal Ministry of Finance

  • Daniela Gabor

    Professor of Economics and Macro-Finance at UWE Bristol

  • Laurence Tubiana

    CEO of the European Climate Foundation

  • Nora Szech

    Professor of Political Economy at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

  • Tom Krebs

    Professor of Macroeconomics and Economic Policy at University of Mannheim

  • Mark Blyth

    Professor of Political Science and International and Public Affairs at Brown University

  • Eric Lonergan

    Macro Fund Manager and Author

  • Jakob von Weizsäcker

    Chief economist at the German Federal Ministry of Finance

  • Shahin Vallée

    Senior Fellow at German Council on Foreign Relations

  • Monika Schnitzer

    Member of the German Council of Economic Experts

  • Michael Hüther

    Director of the German Economic Institute

  • Jens Südekum

    Professor of International Economics at University of Düsseldorf

  • Isabel Schnabel

    Executive board member of the ECB

  • Adam Tooze

    Professor of History at Columbia University

  • Moritz Schularick

    Professor of Economics at University of Bonn

  • Xavier Ragot

    President of French Economic Observatory

  • Philippe Martin

    Chair of French Council of Econonomic Advisors

  • Guntram Wolff

    Director of Bruegel Brussels

  • Martin Sandbu

    European Economics Commentator of the Financial Times

  • Fritzi Köhler-Geib

    Chief Economist at KfW Group

  • Thomas Ferguson

    Research Director at the Institute for New Economic Thinking

  • Daniel Küpper

    Managing Director at Boston Consulting Group

  • Patrick Graichen

    Director of Agora Energiewende

  • Annamaria Simonazzi

    Professor of Economics at Sapienza University of Rome

  • Olaf Storbeck

    Frankfurt Correspondent Financial Times

  • Sebastian Dullien

    Director of the Macroeconomic Policy Institute (IMK)

Cooperation Partners