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Fiscal Policy in Times of Crisis: an ADEMU mini conference and lecture | Barcelona Graduate School of Economics | 30 March 2017


March 10, 2017

Both the financial and the euro crises, and their subsequent recessions, have raised many questions as to how fiscal policy should be conducted in times of crisis: in particular, when public and/or private over-borrowing call for restraint. Continue reading

Fiat Value and the Theory of Value: an ADEMU lecture by Edward C Prescott | Barcelona GSE, 30 March


On Thursday 30 March, Barcelona GSE will host the ADEMU lecture Fiat Value and the Theory of Value, delivered by economist and Nobel Laureate Edward C PrescottContinue reading

Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms: an ADEMU lecture by Fabrizio Zilibotti | CERGE-EI, Prague, 20 March


On Monday 20 March, CERGE-EI will host the ADEMU lecture ‘Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms’, delivered by Italian economist Fabrizio ZilibottiContinue reading

Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal

Narrow banking with modern depository institutions: Is there a reason to panic? An ADEMU seminar with Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal | EUI, Florence, 17 March


March 9, 2017

What would be the effect of imposing a 100 percent reserve requirement to depository institutions? Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal (Instituto de Análisis Económico CSIC, MOVE, Barcelona GSE) will discuss this question in this seminar at the EUI, Florence, on 17 March. Continue reading

Are the Spanish long-term unemployed unemployable? An ADEMU seminar with Samuel Bentolila (CEMFI) | EUI, Florence, 3 April


March 8, 2017

Long-term unemployment reached unprecedented levels in Spain in the wake of the Great Recession and it still affects around 57% of the unemployed. In this ADEMU seminar, Samuel Bentolila, Professor of Economics at CEMFI, will discuss his working paper which documents the sources that contributed to the rise in long-term unemployment and analyzes its persistence using state-of-the-art duration models. Continue reading

ADEMU seminar: The EA fiscal stance and policy mix, with Marco Buti | EUI, Florence, 2 March


February 20, 2017

Marco Buti, Director General for Economic and Financial Affairs at the European Commission, will visit the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence on 2 March to deliver the ADEMU seminar The EA fiscal stance and policy mix.

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