'Law, Free Markets and the Crash'
A Law and Economics Seminar
Thursday, 9th July 2009
2 Lord North Street
1:40pm Opening of seminar
Dr Cento Veljanovski, IEA Fellow in Law & Economics and Managing Partner, Case Associates
1:45pm 'The legal foundations of free markets – why general principles hold good after the crash'
Dr Stephen Copp, Associate Professor, The Business School, Bournemouth University
2:15pm – 3:15pm 'The contribution of governments to the crash'
'How Governments Failed Markets' (Prof Geoffrey Wood, Professor of Economics, Cass Business School, City University)
'Macro-Prudence and Micro-Laws' (Prof Joanna Gray, Professor of Financial Regulation, Newcastle Law School, Newcastle University)
'Why Iceland Failed but Jersey Didn’t' (Richard Teather, Associate Senior Lecturer, The Business School, Bournemouth University)
Chair: Patrick Minford, Professor of Applied Economics, Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University
3:15pm – 3:45pm Tea
3:45pm – 4.45pm 'The rule of law, the role