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TOP ECONOMIC EVENTS
SATURDAY, AUGUST 23
JACKSON HOLE, United States - Bank of England Deputy Governor
Ben Broadbent, Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda and
Central Bank of Brazil Governor Alexandre Antonio Tombini take
part in a panel discussion on "Labor markets and monetary
policy" at Kansas Fed's annual Jackson Hole symposium.
HARPSUND, Sweden - Swedish Finance Minister Anders Borg holds a
press conference in Harpsund, where he will present an economic
update, including new forecasts for Swedish growth and public
debt - 1300 GMT.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 24
BOSTON, United States - Former Federal Reserve chairman Ben
Bernanke speaks before the NACDS (National Association of Chain
Drug Stores) Total Store Expo in Boston.
MONDAY, AUGUST 25
KINGSTON, Canada - Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz will
give a speech titled "Policy challenges in an open world". The
speech is closed to the media and is part of the Canadian
Association for Business Economics' annual conference in
HELSINKI - Finnish ambassadors annual meeting (to Aug. 26).
Speakers:- ECB council member Erkki Liikanen and Finnish
ministers Alexander Stubb, Antti Rinne and Carl Haglund.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 26
VIENNA - Alpbach economic conference in Vienna (to Aug. 29).
Speakers:- Polish National Bank Governor Marek Belka, Bank of
Finland Governor Erkki Liikanen and ECB Governing Council member
THURSDAY, AUGUST 28
LUGANO, Switzerland - Swiss National Bank Vice President
Jean-Pierre Danthine speaks at the UBS Session: The Role of
Finance in Society - 1130 GMT.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
LJUBLJANA - Bled Strategic Forum 2014 in Slovenia (to Sep 2).
Speakers:- Slovenia Foreign Minister Karl Erjavec, Slovenia
President Borut Pahor, China's Former Foreign Minister Li
Zhaoxing, Czech Republic First Deputy Foreign Minister Petr
Drulak, Slovak Republic Deputy Prime Minister Miroslav Lajcak,
Slovenia Defence Minister Roman Jakic, Republic of Macedonia
Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki, Serbia Foreign Minister Ivica
Dacic, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
President Sir Suma Chakrabarti and European Investment Bank
(EIP) President Werner Hoyer.
STOCKHOLM - Meeting of the Executive Board of the Riksbank
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
SYDNEY - Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve issues the Beige Book of economic
condition - 1800 GMT.
LONDON - Bank of England (BoE) holds Monetary Policy Committee
(MPC) meeting (to Sep 4).
FRANKFURT - ECB Executive Board member Sabine Lautenschlaeger
gives a keynote speech "Countdown to November: European
Supervision ready for liftoff" at "Banken im Umbruch" conference
in Frankfurt - 0930 GMT.
ADELAIDE - RBA Governor Glenn Stevens addresses the Committee
for Economic Development of Australia Luncheon in Adelaide -
TOKYO - Bank of Japan Monetary Policy Meeting (to Sep 4).
OTTAWA - Bank of Canada key policy interest rate announcement.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
PITTSBURGH, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
President Loretta Mester speaks before an Economic Club of
Pittsburgh luncheon - 1545 GMT.
FRANKFURT - ECB Governing Council meeting, followed by interest
rate announcement and news conference.
LONDON - Bank of England interest rate decision.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
HELENA, United States - Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis
President Narayana Kocherlakota participates in a "Town Hall
Forum with President Kocherlakota" - 0100 GMT.
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