In an IMFS Policy Webinar on March 19, Prof. Volker Wieland will analyze the challenges posed by the Corona crisis and explain the economic forecast of the German Council of Economic Experts for 2021 and 2022. The presentation will be held in German.
Starting in 2012 several central banks introduced negative interest rate policies. In an IMF-IMFS Webinar Gaston Gelos, Prof. Silvana Tenreyro and Jörg Krämer took stock of this experience in a discussion moderated by Prof. Volker Wieland. Watch the video and find the slides.
The ECB and Its Watchers
At our conference "The ECB and Its Watchers XXI" central bankers, financial market participants and academics discussed how the mandate, the instruments and and the strategy of the European Central Bank (ECB) could look like in the future. The conference findings will contribute to the ECB's strategic review. To the summary, video and the IMFS Study about the conference.
In an interview, Research Professor Michael Haliassos explains how his work on household finance is connected with the research at the IMFS.