Past fellows - public lectures and research
Professor Martin Hellwig
December 2018, is Director emeritus at the Max Planck Institute for Research on Collective Goods and Professor of Economics at the University of Bonn, Germany.
He has published extensively in areas as diverse as the economics of information and incentives, public goods and taxation, competition policy and sector-specific regulation, and financial economics. His 1990s publications on systemic aspects of risk in banking and finance already exposed some of the mechanisms that were so detrimental in the crisis of 2007 – 2009. With Anat Admati from Stanford University, he has co-authored The Bankers' New Clothes: What's Wrong with Banking and What to Do about It, Princeton University Press 2013.
- Public lecture presentation: Regulatory Reform since the Financial Crisis: Where do we stand?
Professor Dirk Schoenmaker
November 2017, Dirk Schoenmaker is Professor of Banking and Finance at the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam.
- Public lecture presentation: Climate Change and Financial Stability
Professor Anat Admati
November 2016, Anat Admati is the George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. She has written extensively on information dissemination in financial markets, trading mechanisms, portfolio management, financial contracting, and, most recently, on corporate governance and banking.
- Public lecture presentation: What’s wrong with banking and what to do about it?
Professor Stephen Haber
November 2015, Stephen Haber is the Peter and Helen Bing Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution and the A.A. and Jeanne Welch Milligan Professor in the School of Humanities and Sciences at Stanford University.
- Public lecture presentation: Fragile by Design: The Political Origins of Banking Crises and Scarce Credit
Professor Ross Levine
November 2014, he is the Willis H. Booth Chair in Banking and Finance at the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
- Public lecture presentation: Finance, opportunity and inequality
Lord King of Lothbury
February 2014, a distinguished visiting professor at New York University Stern School of Business and New York University School of Law. He served as Governor of the Bank of England and Chairman of the Monetary Policy Committee and Financial Policy Committee from 2003-June 2013.
- Public lecture presentation: Lessons from the Financial Crisis: A New World Order
Professor Barry Eichengreen
December 2013, Barry Eichengreen is Professor of Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley, where he has taught since 1987.
- Public lecture presentation: Dollar, Euro, Reminbi: The Future of the International Monetary System
Professor Maurice Obstfeld
June 2013, is the Class of 1958 Professor of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley. His interests are in international finance and macroeconomics, areas in which he has published more than a hundred research articles.
- Public lecture presentation: Financial Crises in the Global Economy
Professor Laurence Kotlikoff
June 2012, is a Professor of Economics at Boston University. He has been on the faculty at UCLA, Yale, Harvard and Boston University.
- Public lecture presentation: Jimmy Stewart is Dead
Mr Gordon Thiessen
March 2011, is the former Governor of the Bank of Canada for a term of seven years.
- Public lecture presentation: Can Global Financial Regulation Save us from Future Crises
Professor Charles Goodhart
January 2010, is a member of the Financial Markets Group at the London School of Economics.
- Public lecture presentation: The Role of Macro-Prudential Supervision
- Presentation: Money, Credit and Bank Behaviour: Need for a New Approach (PDF 813KB)
Professor Michael Bordo
May – July 2009, Professor of Economics and Director of the Center for Monetary and Financial History at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey
- Public lecture presentation: Global Shocks, Global Financial Crises: How can small open economies like New Zealand protect themselves? An Historical Perspective (2.19MB)
- Presentation: An Historical Perspective on the Crisis of 2007 – 2008 (PDF 136KB)
Professor Eric Leeper
September – November 2008, Professor of Economics at the Indiana University. He also holds positions as a director of the Centre for Applied Economics and Policy Research at the Indiana University
- Presentation: Fiscal Foresight: Analytics and Econometrics (PDF 440KB)
Professor Richard J. Herring
February – March & August – September 2006, Jacob Safra Professor of International Banking, at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
- Public lecture paper: Booms and Busts in Housing Markets - How Vulnerable is NZ? (PDF 333KB)
- Presentation: House Prices, Mortgage Lending and Vulnerability to Financial Crises (PDF 494KB)
Professor Edward J Kane
Jan – March 2005, James F. Cleary Chair in Finance at Boston College.
- Public lecture paper: Confronting Divergent Interests in Trans-Tasman Regulatory Arrangements (PDF 72KB)
- Public lecture presentation: Confronting Divergent Interests in Trans-Tasman Regulatory Arrangements (PDF 720KB)
- Presentation: Can We Breed Fiercer Watchdog Institutions For Use In Corporate Governance? (PDF 72KB)
- Participation in Workshop: Workshop on Banking Crisis Management at the Reserve Bank on 3 March 2005
Professor George G Kaufman
March – May 2004, John F Smith, Jr. Professor of Economics and Finance, Loyola University Chicago
- Public lecture: Banking regulation and foreign owned banks
Professor Kenneth West
January – June 2003, Professor of Economics, University of Wisconsin
Professor Matthew Shapiro
January - April 2003, Professor Economic Department. Senior Research Scientist - Survey Research Center, University of Michigan
Professor Takatoshi Ito
February 2002, Hitosubashi University
Professor Peter B Kenen
February - March 2002, Walker Professor of Economics and International Finance Princeton University
Professor Michael Woodford
1 June – 30 June 2000, Harold H Helm '20 Professor of Economics and Banking Princeton University
- Public lecture: "Information technology and future of monetary policy"
- Research: Business cycle modelling and the theory of monetary policy
Professor Andrew K Rose
11 November - 18 December 1998, Haas School of Business Administration, University of California, Berkeley
- Public lecture: "Limited currency crises and contagion: is there a case for an Asian Monetary Fund?"
- Research: "Limited currency crises and contagion: is
there a case for an Asian Monetary Fund?" Victoria Economic Commentaries,
16(1), July 1999.
"Noise trading and exchange rate regimes", Graduate School of Business & Government Management Working Paper, February 1999.
Professor Lars Svensson
16 October - 27 November 1997 Institute for International Economic Studies Stockholm University
- Public lecture: "Inflation targeting in an open economy: strict or flexible inflation targeting?"
- Research: "Inflation targeting in an open economy: strict or flexible inflation targeting?" Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper G97/8, November 1997 and in Victoria Economic Commentaries, 15(1), March 1998.
Professor Laurence Ball
30 May - 7 December 1996, Johns Hopkins University
- Public lecture: "A proposal for the next macroeconomic reform"
- Research: "A proposal for the next macroeconomic
reform", Victoria Economic Commentaries, 14(1), March 1997.
"Efficient rules for monetary policy", Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper G97/3, January 1997.
Dr. Ralph Bryant
15 January - 16 March and 16 April - 6 June 1996, Brookings Institution
- Public lecture: "Central Bank independence, fiscal responsibility and the goals of macroeconomic policy: an American perspective on the New Zealand experience"
- Research: "Alternative rules for monetary policy and fiscal policy in New Zealand: a preliminary assessment of stabilisation properties", Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper G96/3, July1996.
Professor Bennett T McCallum
22 March - 23 June 1995, Carnegie-Mellon Universit
- Public lecture: "Monetary Economics and the New Zealand Monetary Experiment"
- Research: "Monetary economics and the New Zealand
monetary experiment", Victoria Economic Commentaries, 12(2), September
"New Zealand's monetary policy arrangements: some critical issues", Reserve Bank of New Zealand Discussion Paper G95/4, June 1995.