Workshop on Empirical Monetary Economics 2017


Sciences Po - OFCE

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Type

Conferences

Location

10 place de Catalogne, 75014 Paris

Paris

France

Start Date:

End Date:

Location

France

Paris

Type

Conferences

Deadline for paper submissions:


Objective

The purpose of this workshop is to provide the opportunity to discuss and promote topical empirical research related to all areas of monetary economics. Some particularly relevant topics are:

  • The domestic and international transmission channels and macroeconomic effects of both conventional and unconventional monetary policies
  • Policy implementation, communication strategies, the role of expectations and forward guidance
  • Risks associated to the normalization of monetary policy
  • Central bank design, goals, monetary policy tools, accountability and interaction with fiscal policy
  • Financial stability, the interaction between monetary policy, macro- and micro-prudential tools
  • Market structures, regulation and the conduct of monetary policy
  • Central banking and long-term challenges (digital currencies, secular stagnation, inequality)

Keynote speakers

  • Ester Faia (Goethe University Frankfurt)
  • Simon Gilchrist (Boston University)

Submissions

Please submit a full paper in PDF format to eme.workshop@sciencespo.fr. The deadline for submissions is September 30, 2017. Decisions will be notified before end of October 2017.

Practical information

This two-day workshop will take place at OFCE in Paris, France, on December 11-12, 2017. There is no registration fee and the workshop does not cover travel and accommodation costs.

Organizers

Christophe Blot (OFCE - Sciences Po) and Paul Hubert (OFCE - Sciences Po)

Scientific Committee

Philippe Andrade (Banque de France)
Refet Gürkaynak (Bilkent University)
Fabien Labondance (Université de Franche‐Comté)
Grégory Levieuge (Université d’Orléans)
Giovanni Ricco (University of Warwick)
Urszula Szczerbowicz (Banque de France)