SAFE-IMFS Policy Lecture with Prof. Volker Wieland on December 15

Prof. Volker Wieland will present the German Council of Economic Experts' Annual Report 2016/17 at a SAFE-IMFS Policy Lecture on December 15, 2016.

On November 2, the Council handed over its Annual Report to Chancellor Angela Merkel. As a member of this Council, IMFS Professor Wieland will talk about the key findings, the Council's reform recommendations for Germany and Europe as well as the current monetary policy in the euro area.

The German Council of Economic Experts is an independent academic body advising German policy makers on questions of economic policy. It consists of five members, currently Prof. Dr. Christoph M. Schmidt, Prof. Dr. Peter Bofinger, Prof. Dr. Lars P. Feld, Prof. Dr. Isabel Schnabel and Prof. Volker Wieland, Ph.D. An executive summary and several chapters of the Annual Report 2016/17 are available in an English version (PDF).


SAFE-IMFS Policy Lecture
Volker Wieland, IMFS and German Council of Economic Experts
Vorstellung des Jahresgutachtens 2016/17 des Sachverständigenrats zur Begutachtung der gesamtwirtschaftlichen Entwicklung [Presentation in German]

Thursday, December 15, 2016
12:30-1:30 pm
Room 1.801, Casino
Goethe University, Campus Westend
Frankfurt am Main

Please register for this event here.