LIVE interview with Dr. Alfred Steinherr: Economics after the Covid-19 crisis

avril 3, 2020


Date: April 9, 2020

Time: 12.00 pm  (Luxembourg time)



On April 9, 2020, VNX Exchange is organizing an online interview with guest speaker – Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director and Professor of Economics and Finance at Sacred Heart University. The LIVE webinar will start at 12 pm (GMT+1). 


What will be discussed?


In this webcast Dr. Steinherr will share his opinion about the current economic shock this pandemic has triggered and will share his views on how to safeguard the financial health during coronavirus.


Find out from this interview:


  • How COVID-19 black swan affected the economic situation? 
  • Which spheres were affected more and which are still continuing to develop?
  • How global and regional economy will look like after the COVID-19? 
  • Will the shift to digitalization continue and accelerate after the coronavirus crisis?


Dr. Steinherr will be answering questions from the webinar participants at the end of the interview. If you already have a question to address to Dr. Alfred Steinherr, submit your question via form


To join the webinar, register via link


Guest Speaker:


Alfred graduated from Université de Lausanne,  McMaster University (M.A., economics) and George Washington University (M.S., mathematics). He received Ph.D. from Cornell University and a honorary doctorate from the Université de Nancy, France. 


Previously served in the Research Department of the International Monetary Fund in Washington and as Economic Advisor to the Commission of the EU. Worked in EIB and was head of macroeconomics at the Deutsche Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung in Berlin and as Rector/Professor of Economics at the University of Bolzano, Italy.


Dr. Alfred Steinherr is an author of the extensive number of publictions on economic and financial subjects. His most recent books are “Economic Transition in Central and Eastern Europe: Planting the Seeds” (Cambridge University Press) and “Derivatives: The Wild Beast of Finance” (Wiley). He is also the co-author of “Macroéconomie” (Pearson Education, Paris). For eight years Alfred was advisor to the government of Kazakhstan and served as advisor to the United Arab Emirates together with Nobel Laureate, Professor Robert A. Mundell, and now serves on several boards of academic and financial institutions.