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The Public Debt Crisis of the United States: an ADEMU lecture, with Professor Enrique G Mendoza

February 21, 2017

On 8 March, Professor Enrique G Mendoza, Presidential Professor of Economics at the University of Pennsylvania, will deliver his lecture ‘The Public Debt Crisis of the United States’ at the European University Institute (EUI). 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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Call for papers: Macroeconomic and Financial Imbalances and Spillovers

February 7, 2017

An ADEMU workshop at the Barcelona GSE Summer Forum 2017
Workshop: 8-9 June
Deadline for submissions: 28 February

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

The Euro and the Battle of Ideas: Professor Harold James interview

January 23, 2017

In November 2016, economic historian Professor Harold James visited the European University Institute to deliver a lecture on the topic of his latest book, The Euro and the Battle of Ideas. Continue reading

When Credit Dries Up: Job Losses in the Great Recession

January 21, 2017

On Monday 13 February, Samuel Bentolila (CEMFI) will hold an ADEMU seminar entitled: When Credit Dries Up: Job Losses in the Great Recession.

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University of Cambridge releases series of ADEMU lectures – video

January 19, 2017

The University of Cambridge has released a series of eight videos featuring ADEMU lectures delivered at the university in spring 2016.  Continue reading



December 16, 2016

Brexit, banking and the euro: how will the events of 2016 affect the EU? ADEMU’s scientific coordinator Ramon Mariman looks back at a turbulent year and examines the effect the year’s events will have on the European monetary framework.

2016, coming to an end, has certainly gained its place in the history books, with their love of critical, unforeseen events.  In such years, plans made just a year ago may need to be revised.

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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

The Challenges of Economic Policy – an ADEMU workshop

December 12, 2016

Leading global economists gathered at the European University Institute in Florence on the 18 and 19 November to discuss the challenges of economic policy. Continue reading


ADEMU Mini-conference | Fiscal Federalism Within the EMU 12 December 2016, Florence, Italy

December 7, 2016

Including a lecture from Jonathan Rodden of Stanford University |Representation and Redistribution in Federations: Lessons for the European Union 

In the aftermath of the Euro crisis, the as-yet unsolved migration crisis, the Paris and Brussels terrorist attacks and the UK Brexit referendum, the institutional framework of the European Union – and, in particular, the Euro area – is once again open to discussion.  Continue reading