E4S - Jean-Pierre Danthine's Honorary Lecture
Jean-Pierre Danthine is Professor at the EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne – College of Management of Technology), Honorary Director of E4S and past President of the Paris School of Economics. He was a member of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank from January 2010 to April 2012 and its vice-chairman from May 2012 until he retired on June 30, 2015.
Before joining the Swiss National Bank, Jean-Pierre Danthine was Professor at the University of Lausanne and Managing Director of the Swiss Finance Institute. His publications have appeared in Econometrica, the Journal of Political Economy, the Review of Economic Studies, the Journal of Finance and other leading international journals.
18:00- 18:15 Welcome Address by Martin Vetterli, President of EPFL
18:15-18:45 Capitalism and the planet: an impossible marriage? by Jean-Pierre Danthine, Honorary Professor at EPFL
18:45-19:30 Forging an economy for tomorrow
20:00 End of the event