Law, Free Markets and the Crash'. A Law and Economics Seminar

9 July 2009, 1.00pm
2 Lord North, London SW1

A seminar hosted with the Bournemouth University

'Law, Free Markets and the Crash'
A Law and Economics Seminar

Thursday, 9th July 2009
2 Lord North Street
Westminster
London SW1

Programme:

1:00pm Lunch

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'

Speaker:
Dr Stephen Copp, Associate Professor, The Business School, Bournemouth University

2:15pm – 3:15pm 'The contribution of governments to the crash'

Speakers:
'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