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We invite you to engage in the ongoing dialogue about the critical financial and economic concerns of our day.  The CFLP promotes open discourse through a variety of public forums, including lectures, seminars and conferences.  Please review our Calendar for a complete listing of upcoming events sponsored by the CFLP and our Partners.

Missed part of the discussion?  Our “past” events are of “current” significance.  Please feel free to catch up by watching our recorded lectures (below).

BU Center for Finance, Law & Policy and the Humphrey Fellowship Program co-organizing “Wealth, Poverty and Opportunity in the 21st Century: A Symposium on Facilitating Financial Inclusion”

By wkringMarch 23rd, 2016in Events

Friday, March 25, 2016, 2 PM to 4 PM. Questrom School of Business, Rafik B Hariri Building, Rm. 240. Over two billion people live outside the formal financial sector globally, and facilitating financial access is central to poverty reduction and economic growth. We seek to understand the forces that shape economic... More

The Review of Banking & Financial Law Symposium

By wkringFebruary 18th, 2016in Events

Dodd-Frank, the Volcker Rule, and the Future of Banking in America: The Review of Banking & Financial Law Symposium February 26, 2016 8:30am – 4:00pm Room 103 Boston University School of Law 765 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA 02215 In February, the Boston University Review of Banking & Financial Law will bring together leading scholars and industry professionals to... More

Seminar Series on Development Banks and Sustainable Development

By wkringJanuary 21st, 2016in Events

Please join us for GEGI's Spring 2016 Seminar Series on development banks and sustainable development. The events will feature prominent experts from both on and off campus. Installments of this series will take place at the Pardee School for Global Studies and to attend, please register at; seating is... More

The Future of the Big Four

By wkringNovember 17th, 2015in Events

Who: James Peterson Where: The Center for Finance, Law & Policy, 53 Bay State Road, 1st Floor, Room 109 When: Friday November 20th, 2015 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm Please join us for the inaugural session of our workshop series which will feature James Peterson. James Peterson was a former in-house counsel... More

The New Development Banks: Opportunities and Challenges

By Anurag MashruwalaOctober 29th, 2015in Events

Pardee School for Global Studies November 16th, 2015 GEGI will hold a seminal series in the fall of 2015 that focuses on Development Banks and Sustainable Development. These seminars will take feature talks by Bo Kong, from GEGI and UO (October 16, China’s Development Banks and the Globalization of Chinese Energy Policy), More