During an IMFS Policy Webinar, Prof. Volker Wieland presented an economic outlook in the corona crisis. Watch the video of the virtual discussion.
Judgment on PSPP
Germany's Federal Constitutional Court has ruled that the European Central Bank's mass bond-buying partly violates the German constitution. IMFS Professors have analyzed the ECB's options after the verdict in a new Working Paper.
The IMFS Annual Report 2019 gives an overview about all IMFS activities, e.g. recent scientific papers of IMFS researchers, conferences and lectures. Also a major research project, the Macroeconomic Model Comparison Initiative (MMCI), is presented.
The ECB and Its Watchers
The strategic review of the European Central Bank (ECB) will be in the center of debate at the next conference "The ECB and Its Watchers". The conference date is moved to September 30. The conference panels will focus on the ECB's mandate, its instruments and lessons from the financial crisis.