ICGFM Promotes Knowledge Transfer Among Public Financial Management Experts
Working globally with governments, organizations, and individuals, the International Consortium on Governmental Financial Management is dedicated to improving financial management by providing opportunities for professional development and information exchange.
Thursday, February 19, 2009
DC Forum, March 4: International Experience in Managing Banking Crises
The March 4 DC Forum to be held at the Carnegie Endowment focuses on the implications of the banking crisis on financial managers. A panel of experts with discuss how the banking crisis has the potential to impact every aspect of government finance.
The panel will include Leonard Lapidus, a banking expert with a long and diverse career of advising governments on bank reform and restructuring in places as diverse as Romania and Senegal. His international work followed a career in the US with positions at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and serving as the Acting Superintendant of Banks for the State of New York.