New Challenges in Monetary Economics

Friday, 28 June 2024 to Saturday, 29 June 2024
University of Mannheim

The conference covers a broad range of themes around monetary and macro-finance topics. It will bring together recent contributions in this area of research, focusing on studies with a strong theoretical basis and on empirical papers. A non-exclusive list of examples of relevant topics includes:

• Inflation shocks and their consequences

• Supply-side disturbances and structural change

• Monetary and fiscal interactions in the presence of high public debt levels

• Monetary policy implication of the green transition

• The role of firm, product and consumer heterogeneity

• The role of expectations and communication

Fernando Alvarez (University of Chicago) and Yuriy Gorodnichenko (University of California, Berkeley and CEPR) are confirmed invited speakers, and we welcome further relevant submissions

February 05, 2024