Lucrezia Reichlin

Fellow at British Academy, Fellow at Econometric Society, Trustee at IFRS International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation, Professor of Economics at London Business School

Lucrezia Reichlin is Professor of Economics at London Business School, a trustee of the Centre of European Policy Research (CEPR) and of the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). As an IFRS trustee, she led the work for the establishment of the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB). Professor Reichlin is an applied macroeconomist and econometrician. She has pioneered methods for forecasting with large datasets and for now-casting; she wrote extensively on monetary and fiscal policy and the business cycle. For her academic accomplishments, she was elected Fellow of the British Academy, the Econometric Society and Honorary International Fellow of the American Economic Association. Professor Reichlin also has policy experience. She was Director General of Research at the European Central Bank (ECB) from 2005 to 2008 and co-founded Now-Casting Economics in 2011. She consults central banks and governments on topics related to the economic governance of the European Union, monetary policy and financial markets. In 2021, she was a member of the G20 High Level Independent Panel on financing the Global Commons for Pandemic Preparedness and Response and a panel member of the G7 Impact Taskforce. She has been a member of the French National Productivity Council since 2022. Professor Reichlin is also a member of a few commercial boards and research institutes.