The economic outlook in the U.S. and the monetary policy will be in the focus of the IMFS Distinguished Lecture with Fed Governor Christopher Waller on May 30.
At the conference "The ECB and Its Watchers XXII" central bankers, market participants, and academics discussed the challenges for monetary policy in times of uncertainty, the significance of climate change for monetary policy and the interaction between fiscal and monetary policy.
A comprehensive commentary on all 50 articles of the Statute of the European System of Central Banks (ESCB) and the European Central Bank (ECB) in English has now been published by Professor Helmut Siekmann. The book titled „The European Monetary Union - A Commentary on the Legal Foundations“ contains over 800 pages explaining the complete legal basis of the European Monetary Union.
The Epi-Macro MMB is a new resource for researchers and policy analysts who want to assess macroeconomic and health impact of epidemics and appropriate policy measures. The first-stage archive developed by Mathias Trabandt, Volker Wieland and the IMFS team features more than 20 models at the start and will be expanded.