LIVE: QE for People Conference at European Parliament
Follow the livestream of our conference at the European Parliament in Brussels.
15:30 Welcome by MEP Molly Scott Cato
15:35 Quantitative Easing: Theory vs Reality - Frank van Lerven
15:45 The Case for QE for People – Panel Discussion:Richard Werner: Strategic QE
Eric Lonergan: The Citizens’ Dividend Proposal
Frédéric Boccara: QE for public investment
Frances Coppola: QE for People: what are the barriers?
Moderated by Fran Boait
17:00 Q&A with the audience
17:30 Closing remarks from Paul Tang (S&D) & Fabio de Masi (GUE/NL)
Professor Richard Werner, D.Phil. (Oxon); is the Director for the Centre for Banking, Finance and Sustainable Development at the University of Southampton.
Eric Lonergan is a macro hedge fund manager, economist, and writer.
Frédéric Boccara is member of the French Economic, Social and Environmental Council, and member of Les Économistes Atterrés
Frances Coppola spent many years working for banks and now writes and speaks about banking, finance and economics.
Frank van Lerven is a researcher at Positive Money, author of the report “Recovery in the Eurozone, Using Money Creation to Stimulate the Real Economy”
Fran Boait is the the Executive Director at Positive Money