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Rethinking Fiscal Policy: workshop papers now available

November 29, 2017

ADEMU’s workshop on rethinking fiscal policy, hosted by the Católica Lisbon School of Business & Economics, attracted speakers from institutions including the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Banco de España, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Minnesota.

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Call for papers: Sovereign Debt in the 21st Century | 5/6 April 2018 | Toulouse School of Economics *Deadline 20 December*

October 26, 2017

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

Workshop: Winners, losers and policy reforms after the euro crisis, 17 November, EUI

October 20, 2017

On the 17 November 2017, ADEMU will hold a workshop at the Euorpean University Institute, along with the Department of Economics and the Pierre Werner Chair Programme on the winners, losers and policy reforms after the euro crisis. Register here. Continue reading

Call for papers: Fiscal Policy in the EMU – The Way Ahead | 19-20 March, Frankfurt | *Deadline 15 December*

October 18, 2017

After the financial crisis and the ensuing sovereign debt crisis, the economic recovery in the euro area is underway. Still, policymakers face substantial fiscal challenges, with elevated debt levels in some countries and the fundamental question of how (or even if) a currency union can function well without fiscal centralization or fiscal risk sharing. Continue reading

The New ECB in Comparative Perspectives Workshop Review

September 28, 2017

On 19-20 September, a workshop was held at the European University Institute in Florence on the New ECB in Comparative Perspective, organised by Giorgio Monti (European University Institute) and Thomas Beukers (European University Institute and Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs). Continue reading

Policies for Economic Stability: Lessons and the Way Forward – review and papers

September 7, 2017

The Ademu workshop on Policies for Economic Stability: Lessons and the Way Forward took place in Galatina, Italy in August, jointly organised with representatives the European Central Bank and Banque de France and sponsored by the City of Galatina.  Continue reading

Workshop: Policies for Economic Stability, Lessons and the Way Forward | 28-29 August, Galatina Italy

July 20, 2017

On the 28 and 29 August, ADEMU is hosting a workshop on Policies for Economic Stability: Lessons and the Way Forward. The workshop will take place in Galatina (Lecce), Italy Continue reading

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