Reassessing the EU Fiscal and Monetary Framework after COVID-19  


CEPR-Research and Policy Network on European Economic Architecture Workshop

Reassessing the EU Fiscal and Monetary Framework after COVID-19  
1-2 December 2021

 

* Zoom joining link: https://eui-eu.zoom.us/j/98688837164 

 

Programme

All timings ate in CET

 

December 1

14:55 Welcome by Stéphane Pallage (University of Luxembourg) and Ramon Marimon (EUI and CEPR)

 

Chair: Ramon Marimon (European University Institute, UPF – BSE and CEPR)

15:00 - 16:30 The legacy of the 21st Century European crises: What do we know?

Introduction: Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge and CEPR), Xavier Ragot (Sciences Po)

Discussants: Debora Revoltera (European Investment Bank), Michala Marcussen (Societe Generale), Alfred Kammer (IMF)

 

16:30 - 16:40 Break

 

Chair: Jean Pisani-Ferry (Senior Fellow, Bruegel and PIIE; Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa chair, EUI and CEPR)

16:40 - 18:00 What can we expect from the NGEU plans?

Introduction: Riccardo Barbieri (Italian Economy and Finance Ministry), Declan Costello (European Commission)

Discussants : Luis Garicano (European Parliament and CEPR) , Silvia Merler (Algebris Investments), Armin Steinbach (HEC Paris)

 

18:00 - 18:10 Break

 

18:10-18:50 Introduction: Beatrice Weder Di Mauro (Graduate Institute Geneva, INSEAD Singapore and CEPR)

Keynote: The plumbing of European integration – some lessons derived from practical experience by Klaus Regling (European Stability Mechanism)

 

 

December 2

 

09:25 Welcome by Rolf Strauch (European Stability Mechanism)

 

Chair: Rolf Strauch (European Stability Mechanism)

9:30 - 10:45 Climate action and macroeconomic policy

Introduction: Jean Pisani-Ferry (Senior Fellow, Bruegel and PIIE; Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa chair, EUI and CEPR)

Discussants: Philippe Aghion (LSE and CEPR) and Paul Hiebert (European Central Bank)

 

10:45 - 11:00 Break

 

Chair: Rolf Strauch (European Stability Mechanism)

11:00 - 12:15 Reforming the fiscal framework: Radical options and the feasibility space (1h30)

Panel discussion: Tuomas Saarenheimo (Council of the European Union), Niels Thygesen (European Fiscal Board), Beatrice Weder di Mauro (Graduate Institute Geneva, INSEAD Singapore and CEPR), Lucas Guttenberg (Institut Jacques Delors)

 

12:15 - 14:00 Lunch break

 

Chair: Beatrice Weder Di Mauro (Graduate Institute Geneva, INSEAD Singapore and CEPR)

14:00 - 15:15 A new policy mix

Introduction: Philippe Martin (Sciences Po, French Council of Economic Analysis and CEPR)

Discussants: Elga Bartsch (Blackrock), Lars Feld (Walter Eucken Institut Freiburg), Rolf Strauch (European Stability Mechanism)

 

15:15 - 15:30 Break

 

 Chair: Philippe Martin (Sciences Po, French Council of Economic Analysis and CEPR)

15:30 - 16:45 Fiscal union

Introduction: Ramon Marimon (European University Institute, UPF – BSE and CEPR)

Discussants: Agnès Bénassy-Quéré (French Treasury), Mateusz Szczurek (EBRD), Jakob von Weizsäcker (Federal Ministry of Finance), Marco Buti (European Commission)

 

16:45 Closing remarks by Jean Pisani-Ferry (Senior Fellow, Bruegel and PIIE; Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa chair, EUI and CEPR)

 

17:00 - 17:45 European Economics Architecture &Policy Network Session 


Organising Committee
 

  • Jan Pieter Krahnen (SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt and CEPR)
  • Ramon Marimon (European University Institute, UPF – BSE and CEPR)
  • Philippe Martin (Sciences Po, French Council of Economic Analysis and CEPR)
  • Jean Pisani-Ferry (Senior Fellow, Bruegel and PIIE; Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa chair, EUI and CEPR)
  • Rolf Strauch (European Stability Mechanism)
  • Beatrice Weder Di Mauro (Graduate Institute Geneva, INSEAD Singapore and CEPR)

 

If you have any difficulties registering for this meeting, please contact Mandy Chan, Senior Events Officer at [email protected].

 
start_date: 
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 14:00
end_date: 
Thursday, December 2, 2021
meeting date: 
Wednesday, December 1, 2021 to Thursday, December 2, 2021