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.
During an IMFS Policy Webinar, Prof. Volker Wieland presented the economic outlook of the German Council of Economic Experts. Watch the video and find the slides.
In an interview, Research Professor Michael Haliassos explains how his work on household finance is connected with the research at the IMFS.
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.