Mugur Isărescu was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Bucharest
On the 20thof February 2014, Mugur Isărescu, the Governor of the National Bank of Romania was conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa by the University of Bucharest. The ceremony represented a significant institutional meeting between the University of Bucharest, a leading academic center which values excellence and the National Bank of Romania, a point of reference in society for an efficient and responsible governance. The two institutions managed to secure an institutional legitimacy within the Romanian and European public space.
By conferring the title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Mugur Isărescu, the University of Bucharest started the celebrations dedicated to its 150th Anniversary.
Mugur Isărescu started his speech by reflecting on the valuable institutional relations between the University of Bucharest and the National Bank of Romania. Mr. Isărescu presented a special paper he wrote for the occasion, Adopting the Euro in Romania.