题 目：Europe in Crisis: From Banking to Sovereign
主讲人：Professor Ioannis Kokkoris （University of Reading School of Law）
The presentation will discuss the current status of the crisis that Europe is going through. We will discuss the roots of the banking crisis, how it developed into US and Europe and how it affected the financial industries around the world. Then we will discuss the sovereign crisis which was emanated as a result of the banking crisis and the current situation as well as the future of the euro and of the national economies in Europe.
Professor Ioannis Kokkoris holds a Chair in Law and Economics at the University of Reading, where he teaches competition law and merger control. He is also the Executive Director of the Centre for Commercial Law and Financial Regulation (www.cclfr.com). Prior to that he was a Principal Case Officer/Economic Advisor at the Office of Fair Trading, UK where he dealt with leading cases such as NASDAQ/LSE and NYSE/Euronext, and he was a member of the drafting team of the UK Merger Guidelines. He has worked at the DG Competition European Commission, as well as the US Federal Trade Commission. He has published more than 12 books and 45 articles. He holds a BSc in Economics (Essex), MPhil in Economics (Cambridge), LLM International Economic Law (Warwick), PhD Law (Kings College London) and has done research at Harvard Law School.