GIC’s first event in Switzerland opens conversation about the monetary and banking systems.

February 5, 2018


Colleen Murphy, GIC
215-238-0990 [email protected]

GIC’s first event in Switzerland opens conversation about the monetary and banking systems.

TWEET: GIC is heading to Switzerland! Join @interdependence, @GDInstitute, and @cfa_ch at Money Creation in the Modern Economy on Feb. 5.



Our Money, Our Banks, Our Country: Money Creation in the Modern Economy: The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is traveling to Zurich, Switzerland for the first time for a conference to explore the national constitution mandating a change in the monetary/banking system. Speakers will examine this topic from all viewpoints and create a discussion among global experts as to the impact of this change in today’s economic environment. GIC is delighted to partner with the CFA Society Switzerland and the Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute on this full-day conference in Switzerland.


  • Aleksander Berentsen, Professor of Economic Theory at the University of Basel
  • David Bosshart, CEO of the GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute for economic and social studies, Rüschlikon/Zurich
  • William C. Dunkelberg, Former Dean and Professor of Economics at the School of Business and Management, Temple University
  • Joseph Huber, Professor emeritus of economic sociology
  • Ulrich (Uli) Kortsch, Founder and President of Global Partners Investments, Ltd. and Founder of the Monetary Trust Initiative
  • Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Professor, Boston University
  • Jürg Müller, Economics Editor, Neue Zürcher Zeitung
  • Ruedi Noser, Shareholder and member of the board of directors of Noser Management AG
  • Sergio Rossi, Professor of Economics, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Katharina Serafimova, Head of Renewable Resources at Ernst Basler + Partner
  • Richard Werner, Chair in International Banking, Director, Centre for Banking, Finance and Sustainable Development, Southampton Business School at the University of Southampton
  • William R. White, Chairman of the Economic and Development Review Committee, OECD
  • Martin Wolf, Associate Editor and Chief Economics Commentator, Financial Times, London


Monday, February 5, 2018 | 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


GDI Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute
(Address: Langhaldenstrasse 21, 8803 Rüschlikon)



Contact: To register for this event or for more information please contact Colleen Murphy, Manager of Marketing and Communications, at [email protected] or 215-238-0990.


About the Global Interdependence Center: The Global Interdependence Center (GIC) is a Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization that seeks to stimulate thoughtful, global dialogue on a wide range of issues that affect the international community, including economics, health care and government. GIC convenes conferences and roundtable discussions, both domestically and internationally, to identify and address emerging global issues. For more information, visit GIC’s website at