European Central Bank

Steering committee representative: 

Research at the European Central Bank (ECB) is conducted in various business areas with a particular emphasis on issues related to monetary, macro-prudential, and supervisory policies. Studies are made available through the ECB Working Paper and Occasional Paper series. Directorate General Research at the ECB is dedicated to supporting the policy functions with high-quality academic output in the fields of monetary and financial research. It also takes a special role in co-ordinating research activities in the ECB and the European System of Central Banks (ESCB). For instance, it organises regular task forces and research networks that include the members of the ESCB. 

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International Research Forum on Monetary Policy

18/03/2016 to 19/03/2016
ECB - Frankfurt

The purpose of the ninth conference organised by the International Research Forum on Monetary Policy (IRFMP) is to promote the discussion of innovative research on theoretical and empirical macroeconomic issues with relevance for monetary policy

Fiscal Policy During and After the Crisis

10/11/2016 to 11/11/2016

The role of fiscal policy for business-cycle stabilisation and for risk sharing in a monetary union is a matter of interest for both policymakers and academics, especially in view of the financial crisis in Europe of past years. The aim of the conference is to explore this role, accompanied by policy discussions on completing Europe’s Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) with a focus on improving the EMU fiscal policy framework.

July 31, 2016