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Fiscal Risk and Public Sector Balance Sheets: Conference review


July 13, 2017

A conference on Fiscal Risk and Public Sector Balance Sheets was held on July 6-7 at the University of Bonn as part of the ADEMU Project. The conference brought together theoretical and empirical research, focusing on the research that has been spurred by the European fiscal crisis on measurement and modeling of fiscal risk. Continue reading

ADEMU Summer School Review | 19-20 June


June 27, 2017

Under the umbrella of the ADEMU project, Franck Portier of the Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) organized a summer school from 19th to 20th of June 2017. During those two days, the participants (PhD students, postdocs and professors from European and American universities) followed an ambitious schedule of lectures and presentations focusing on the ADEMU research agenda hosted in the premises of TSE. Continue reading

Macroeconomic and Financial Imbalances and Spillovers: Workshop review


June 22, 2017

On 8 and 9 June, ADEMU held a workshop on Macroeconomic and Financial Imbalances and Spillovers as part of the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum. The annual event of the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum attracts leading economists from around the world to debate the frontier of knowledge in Economics. Continue reading

ADEMU Summer School


June 15, 2017

On the 19th June, ADEMU is to hold its first Summer School along with the Toulouse School of Economics. The event will take place over two days and students from the European University Institute, University of Cambridge, UCL, Northwestern University, Barcelona GSE, Bonn GSE and TSE will participate. Continue reading

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The ADEMU project: a narrative


June 6, 2017

In response to requests from stakeholders, ADEMU’s scientific coordinator Ramon Marimon has put together a comprehensive narrative on the origins of the project, ongoing research and intended outcomes. You can see the full narrative – a guide to most of the ADEMU researcher’s working papers – here. What follows is a very brief summary. Continue reading

Macroeconomic and Financial Imbalances and Spillovers: an ADEMU workshop


May 29, 2017

An ADEMU workshop at the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum 2017
Workshop: 8-9 June
How do fiscal and financial shocks propagate from one country to another? What are the implications of this for the conduct of fiscal policy in EU countries? Continue reading

A fiscal union for the EMU? Conference review, with slides, papers and photos


May 26, 2017

Our two-day conference, organized with the European Stability Mechanism, the International Monetary Fund and the Bank of Spain, saw participants representing the European Commission, central and private banking groups and economic research groups discuss the need for – and the scope of – a fiscal union within the European Monetary Union (EMU). Continue reading

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