The Future of the International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and International Lending
March 3, 1983
Washington, D.C.

Overview


Program

Thursday, March 3
9:15 - 9:45 Wil Schmidt - The Man and What He Stood For
Allan H. Meltzer, John M. Olin Professor of Political Economy and Public Policy, Carnegie-Mellon University, (Chairman)
Allan B. Mendelstamm, Professor of Economics, VPI and State University
9:45 - 10:45 Congress and International Lending
Peter Brimelow, Senior Editor, Barron's, (Chairman)
Jerry Lewis, U.S. Representative, 35th District - California
10:45 - 11:45 The Multinationalization of Foreign Aid
James B. Burnham, U.S. Director, World Bank, (Chairman)
Lord Bauer, Professor of Economics, The London School of Economics and Political Science
12:00 - 2:00 Luncheon
Ben B. Blackburn, Southeastern Legal Foundation, (Chairman)
Beryl W. Sprinkel, Undersecretary for Monetary Affairs, Department of Treasury - Solving International Credit Problems
2:00 - 3:00 The Moral Hazard of IMF Lending
Karl Brunner, Graduate School of Management, University of Rochester (Chairman)
Roland Vaubel, Chairman, Research Team, Institute of World Economics, University of Kiel - The Moral Hazard of IMF Lending
3:30 - 4:30 Development Without Aid: Growth, Poverty, and Government
Warren L. Coats, Jr.
Melvyn B. Krauss, Professor of Economics, New York University
5:00 - 6:00 Reception
6:00 - 8:00 Dinner
David I. Meiselman, Professor of Economics, VPI and State University, (Chairman)
W. Allen Wallis, Undersecretary for Economic Affairs, Department of State - "Politics and Economics: The Quandry of Foreign Aid"