Low interest rates
In an IMFS Policy Webinar, Prof. John Y. Campbell, Harvard University, talked about the consequences of investors reaching for yield in response to low interest rates.
Prof. Michael Haliassos has received the Hillcrest Best Paper Award in Behavioral Finance from the Review of Financial Studies for the paper "Financial Literacy Externalities", also available as IMFS Working Paper.
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Tether - the list of digital currencies is getting longer and longer. During an IMFS Policy Webinar, Prof. Harald Uhlig gave an overview about the latest developments in the field of digital currencies. Watch the video here.
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.