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Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms: an ADEMU lecture by Fabrizio Zilibotti | CERGE-EI, Prague, 20 March

March 10, 2017

On Monday 20 March, CERGE-EI will host the ADEMU lecture ‘Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms’, delivered by Italian economist Fabrizio ZilibottiContinue reading

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Narrow banking with modern depository institutions: Is there a reason to panic? An ADEMU seminar with Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal | EUI, Florence, 17 March

March 9, 2017

What would be the effect of imposing a 100 percent reserve requirement to depository institutions? Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal (Instituto de Análisis Económico CSIC, MOVE, Barcelona GSE) will discuss this question in this seminar at the EUI, Florence, on 17 March. Continue reading

Are the Spanish long-term unemployed unemployable? An ADEMU seminar with Samuel Bentolila (CEMFI) | EUI, Florence, 3 April

March 8, 2017

Long-term unemployment reached unprecedented levels in Spain in the wake of the Great Recession and it still affects around 57% of the unemployed. In this ADEMU seminar, Samuel Bentolila, Professor of Economics at CEMFI, will discuss his working paper which documents the sources that contributed to the rise in long-term unemployment and analyzes its persistence using state-of-the-art duration models. Continue reading

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
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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