Organized by the IMF’s Research Department, OCP Policy Center, and the Center for
Technology and Economic Development at New York University
The conference aims to stimulate discussion about the causes and socio-economic
challenges of food price volatility. The conference will tackle both ‘micro’ issues
such as drivers of food prices and policies to ensure food price security, as well
as ‘macro’ issues (e.g., the appropriate monetary policy response to food and fuel
price fluctuations). Leading academics and policy experts will make presentations
followed by general discussions. In addition to these presentations, the conference
will also feature several policy panels with high level policy makers and two keynote
To register for the conference please complete the Online Registration Form
below. If you have already completed a separate registration form or confirmed with Prakash Loungani, Rabah Arezki, or Charlie Koo at the IMF that you will be attending, there is no need to complete this online form.
The deadline for public registration is Monday, February 24, 2014.
Registered attendees will be required to present photo identification on entering
the venue of the conference. For questions regarding the conference, please email
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.