Category Archives: Conferences

How much of a fiscal union for the EMU? An ADEMU conference with Bank of Spain, ESM and IMF | 18-19 May, Madrid

May 18, 2017

On 18th and 19th May, ADEMU and the Bank of Spain, in conjunction with the European Stability Mechanism and the International Monetary Fund, are hosting a conference to examine the role of a fiscal union in the European Monetary Union (EMU). Continue reading

Conference: Fiscal Risk and Public Sector Balance Sheets | 6-7 July 2017, University of Bonn

May 9, 2017

The European fiscal crisis has spurred new research into the measurement and modelling of fiscal risk. This ADEMU conference, to be held at the University of Bonn on 6 and 7 July, aims to bring together current theoretical and empirical research into these areas, with a special interest in the analysis of public sector balance sheets. Continue reading

Fiscal Policy in Times of Crisis: slides, working papers, video and photographs from the ADEMU mini conference at Barcelona GSE

April 27, 2017

A conference hosted by Barcelona GSE saw leading economists from across the world gather to discuss how fiscal policy should be conducted in times of crisis. The conference, which included a lecture from Edward C Prescott, was held as part of ADEMU’s three year Horizon 2020 research project into the stability of the eurozone. The slides and working papers from the event are now available, along with video of Professor Prescott’s lecture and photographs from throughout the day. Continue reading

The new macroeconomics of aggregate fluctuations and stabilisation policy: an ADEMU conference at UCL | 19-20 May, London

April 10, 2017

Novel approaches in the macroeconomic analysis of stabilisation policy will be discussed at an ADEMU conference in London on 19-20 May. Hosted by University College London, the conference is organized in collaboration with the Centre for Macroeconomics, the European Research Council, and the Centre for Economic Policy Research.

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How Much of a Fiscal Union for the EMU – Registration Form

March 29, 2017

Thank you for your interest in the upcoming ADEMU conference, which will take place in Madrid, at the headquarters of the Bank of Spain, in Calle de Alcalà 48.

If you wish to attend, please fill in the form below to register (due to limited seating, no registrations will be accepted after May 7).

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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

Fiscal federalism within the EMU: event summary, with slides and papers

December 14, 2016

On 12 December 2016, the European University Institute (EUI) in Florence hosted an ADEMU mini-conference on the topic of Fiscal Federalism for the EMU.` Continue reading

Debt Sustainability and Lending Institutions: Presentations

October 20, 2016

On the 2nd and 3rd September 2016, the ADEMU Project held a conference jointly with The Cambridge-INET Institute and the European Stability Mechanism (ESM) at the University of Cambridge. The conference titled “Debt Sustainability and Lending Institutions” brought together leading scholars to discuss theoretical and empirical issues in sovereign debt sustainability.

The conference consisted of six sessions and one panel, during which the issues related to sovereign debt sustainability were discussed from different perspectives by leading scholars, with the aim of identifying priorities for both future research and policy-making in this field.


  • Debt Sustainability and the Terms of Official Support”, by Giancarlo Corsetti, Aitor Erce and Timothy Uy

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Debt Sustainability and Lending Institutions: Photos

October 19, 2016

Below are some photos that were taken as part of the Debt Sustainability and Lending Institutions that was held at the University of Cambridge on the 2nd and 3rd of September 2016:

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