Corporate Governance Standards
and
Financial Stability

European Corporate Governance Institute
Tuesday, 9th September 2008
Charlemagne Building, Brussels

A free all-day conference organised by the European Corporate Governance Institute, the Brookings Institution and Columbia Law School.
The organisers
are grateful for support for the 2008 Conference from the European Commission
Presentations and speeches

Session 1 – Keynote speech
Keynote speech by Charlie McCreevy
European Commissioner for the Internal Market and Services

Session 2 – Finance
Introduction by the Moderator, Professor Colin Mayer
Peter Moores Dean and Professor of Management Studies
Said Business School, University of Oxford
ECGI Fellow
Presentation by Professor Ross Levine
James and Merryl Tisch Professor of Economics and Director, William R. Rhodes Center for International Economics
Brown University
Presentation by Professor Paolo Volpin
Associate Professor of Finance, Institute of Finance and Accounting
London Business School
ECGI Research Associate

Session 3 – Law
Briefing by Professor Gérard Hertig
Professor of Law and Economics
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
ECGI Research Associate
Presentation by Professor Allen Ferrell
Harvey Greenfield Professor of Securities Law
Harvard Law School
ECGI Research Associate

The ECGI is grateful for the sponsorship of the 2008 Conference by: