2019 Lecture

2019 Simpson Lecture

IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath presents on the Dominant Currency Paradigm

On September 23, 2019, the Simpson Center for the Study of Macroeconomics at Princeton University was honored to host Gita Gopinath, Chief Economist at the International Monetary Fund and the John Zwaanstra Professor of International Studies and Economics at Harvard University, for the 2019 Simpson Lecture.

Speaking to Princeton faculty and students, Gopinath shared findings from recent research that demonstrate the major role the U.S. dollar plays in setting prices for trade throughout the global economy. 

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