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Registration open: Sovereign Debt in the 21st Century 5-6 April 2018, Toulouse School of Economics

March 16, 2018

Registration is open for the two-day ADEMU conference hosted by Toulouse School of Economics on 5 and 6 April. Even 10 years after the start of the global financial crisis, and seven years after the beginning of the European sovereign debt crisis, large stocks of government debt remain a significant concern in advanced as well as developing countries. A major objective of the ADEMU project is to contribute to the scientific discussion on the future design of European institutions to deal with financial stability and debt sustainability. Continue reading

Risk Sharing and Macroeconomic Inter-dependencies 23-24 March 2018, CERGE-EI, Prague

CERGE-EI is hosting this two-day workshop, which will examine topics including income insurance in fiscal federations, fiscal monetary policy and international risk sharing and discuss Ademu’s research in this area. See the full programme and registration details. 

Fiscal Policy in the EMU – The Way Ahead | 19-20 March, Frankfurt

ADEMU co-ordinator Giancarlo Corsetti (University of Cambridge) will deliver a keynote speech on ‘Macroeconomic Stabilisation in a Currency Union’ at this conference on 19 and 20 March in Frankfurt. He’ll be joined by representatives from the European Central Bank, Riksbank, Banco de España and the IMK (Macroeconomic Policy Institute, as well as researchers and academics from around Europe. See the full programme.

Reconciling risk sharing with market discipline: A constructive approach to euro area reform | EUI, 13 March 2018 | Programme and registration

February 28, 2018

A Roundtable on the French and German Economists’ Proposal for the EMU

The aim of the roundtable is to discuss the proposal for euro-area reform authored by 14 authoritative French and German economists, recently published as a CEPR Policy Insight paper.

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Financial stability analysis in banking resolution | seminar with Kristian Kjeldsen | EUI, Florence, 28 February

February 20, 2018

This professional and research seminar led by Kristian Kjeldsen, head of financial stability at the Single Resolution Board (SRB) is intended to inform the EUI community about the role and activities of the SRB. Registration is open to all interested parties within the EUI.

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The Future of Economic & Monetary Union – law and policy issues of EMU reform – updated workshop report

In May 2017, the European Commission published a reflection paper on Deepening of the Economic and Monetary Union and other key policy proposals. On 11 and 12 December, the European University Institute hosted a workshop to take stock of how economic and monetary union has evolved since the crisis and to assess the legal issues arising out of policy proposals that arise from the reflection paper. ADEMU researcher Giorgio Monti provides a comprehensive review of workshop proceedings. Continue reading

Call for registration: Joint Pierre Werner chair/ADEMU ECO seminar with Professor Richard Portes | 2 February 2018

January 31, 2018


 “Interconnections: mapping the shadow banking system”

You are kindly invited to register for the Joint Pierre Werner Chair/ADEMU – ECO Seminar by Professor Richard Portes (London Business School),  organised by the EUI Economics Department and the Robert Schuman Centre that will take place at the EUI on Friday 2 February 2018, at 12 noon.

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ADEMU in 2018 – what to expect

As we enter the final months of the project, you will see some changes in the information we share. As we begin to disseminate the results of our three-year project involving eight prestigious academic institutions, we will move our focus slightly from our ADEMU community of researchers and co-ordinators, and begin to share our research and recommendations with policy makers and the public.

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Call for papers: post-ADEMU workshop at the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum, 21-22 June *Deadline for submissions 28 February*

January 19, 2018

The three-year Horizon 2020-funded ADEMU Project ends with its final conference on the 9th and 10th of May at the EUI in Florence. Following this, a workshop will take place as part of the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum, an annual event attended by around 700 economists, researchers and academics from around the world.

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Goodbye to 2017, and a look forward to 2018, by ADEMU Scientific Co-Ordinator Ramon Marimon

December 21, 2017

Dear ADEMU researchers and friends,

With the New Year, we will enter the last five months of the ADEMU Project. Since we started the project in June 2015, ‘reassessing the fiscal and monetary framework of the EMU’ has become a hunting exercise of shooting a moving target, making our project even more challenging and timely. Continue reading