EABCN Meeting on "Recent Developments in Monetary Policy Research"


Conference on
“Recent Developments in Monetary Policy Research”
Paris, 4-5 May 2017



The Banque de France and the Euro Area Business Cycle Network (www.eabcn.org) are organising a scientific conference dealing with theoretical and empirical advances in monetary policy research. The conference seeks to bring together the most interesting recent contributions in the subject area. Conference topics include – but are not limited to – the following:

  • Quantitative easing policies: effectiveness on inflation and economic activity, financial markets, the banking and insurance systems and their role in the future conduct of monetary policy
  • The role and limits of (international) safe asset provision by central banks
  • The interaction between monetary policy decisions and supervisory/regulatory functions allocated to central banks
  • Cost and benefits of negative interest rates
  • Monetary policy design in the presence of heterogeneity

Confirmed Keynote Speakers at the event are:  
Emmanuel Farhi (Harvard University and CEPR)
Michael Woodford (Columbia University and CEPR)

The conference organisers are:                 
Klaus Adam (University of Mannheim and CEPR)
Elisa Faraglia (University of Cambridge and CEPR)
Benoit Mojon (Banque de France).