The Renminbi’s Role in the Global Monetary System

There’s an excellent audio (and video available) podcast of the captioned Brookings seminar. The topic is the just-released paper “The Renminbi’s Role in the Global Monetary System” [PDF] by prof. Eswar Prasad and Lei (Sandy) Ye.

Stephen Roach commented that he had been reading twenty-five papers on the Renminbi — but this is the only one you need to read. Here’s the panel:


Greg Ip

U.S. Economics Editor
The Economist


Donald Kohn

Senior Fellow, Economic Studies

Eswar Prasad

Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development

Stephen Roach

Senior Lecturer and Senior Fellow of the Jackson Institute, Yale University
Non-Executive Chairman of Asia, Morgan Stanley

There is a full transcript.