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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


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

Call for papers: The New ECB in Comparative Perspectives | 19-20 September, EUI | *Deadline 26 May*

Western democracies have been affected differently by the global financial crisis. Political and institutional responses have also varied greatly, including those of central banks whose policies have been more or less aggressive and proactive. 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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Macroeconomic stabilization, monetary-fiscal interactions, and Europe’s monetary union: an ADEMU seminar with William B. Peterman | EUI, Florence, 28 April 2017

April 9, 2017

On Friday 28 April, the European University Institute will host the ADEMU seminar Macroeconomic stabilization, monetary-fiscal interactions, and Europe’s monetary union, with William B.Peterman (Federal Reserve Board of Governors). Continue reading