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August 23, 2014

MEDIA ADVISORY: Canadian economist Darrell Duffie to talk about new architecture of our financial system

TORONTO, April 10, 2013 The Fields Institute presents a public talk by Darrell Duffie, Dean Witter Distinguished Professor of Finance at Stanford University. His talk will focus on general principles regarding financial infrastructure, the role of central banks, and the choice of what goes inside and outside of the regulated banking system. The content is aimed toward a general audience of academics and professionals.

WHEN: Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 11:00 a.m.

PLACE: The Fields Institute, 222 College Street, Toronto

The Fields Institute, located in Toronto, is recognized as one of the world's leading independent mathematical research institutions. With a wide array of pure, applied, industrial, financial and educational programs, the Fields Institute attracts over 1,000 visitors annually from every corner of the globe, to collaborate on leading-edge research programs in the mathematical sciences. The Fields Institute is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council, the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities, seven principal sponsoring universities, sixteen affiliate universities and several corporate sponsors.

 

The Fields Institute
222 College Street, 2nd Floor
Toronto, Ontario M5T 3J1 Canada

For more information, please contact
Andrea MacLeod, Communications Officer:
Telephone: (416) 348-9710 x3024
E-mail: communications@fields.utoronto.ca
Website: www.fields.utoronto.ca