Brussels Economic Forum 2011: extracts from the first Annual Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Lecture by Wolfgang Schäuble
On 18/05/2011, High level decision-makers, economists and social partners gathered for the Brussels Economic Forum to debate and exchange ideas on the new era of the EU economic governance.
Wolfgang Schäuble, German Federal Minister for Finance, took part in the First Annual Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa Lecture. Padoa-Schioppa was an Italian banker and economist who was Italy's Minister for Economy and Finance from May 2006 until May 2008.
He also participated in a session devoted to strengthening European economic governance and surveillance of fiscal and macroeconomic imbalances.