An Agenda for Brazil and the United States 2008

June 13 – 15, 2008 • Cambridge, Massachusetts

This Latin America-U.S. Symposium was held at Harvard Law School in Cambridge, MA from Friday, June 13, through Sunday, June 15, 2008.


• Corporate Governance
• Global Financial Stability: The Impact and Control of the Liquidity and Credit Crises
•  The Role of Private Pools of Capital in the Latin American/U.S. Capital Markets

Keynote Speakers

• Guillermo Babatz Torres, President Comisión Bancaria y de Valores, Mexico
• Héctor Medina, Executive Vice President of Planning and Finance, CEMEX, Mexico
• Brian O’Neill, Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere, U.S. Department of the Treasury
Maria Helena Santana, Chairperson, Comissão de Valores Mobiliários, Brazil

Symposium Materials

Final Presentation
Final Report
Concept Papers