The future of central banking

An ECB colloquium held in honour of Vítor Constâncio

16 and 17 May 2018

Participation is by invitation only.

Programme

Wednesday, 16 May 2018

13:30
Registration
14:15

Welcome address

Mario Draghi, President, European Central Bank

 

Session 1
The future of macroeconomics

Chair: Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank

14:30

The future of macroeconomics

John Muellbauer, Oxford University

Discussant: Roger Farmer, University of Warwick


Questions & answers

15:15

Macro-finance theory and models

Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University

Discussant: Ricardo Caballero, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Questions & answers

16:00
Coffee break
 

Session 2
The future of money and monetary policy

Chair: Peter Praet, Member of the Executive Board, European Central Bank

16:30

The future of money and monetary policy

Charles Goodhart, London School of Economics and Political Science

Discussant: Peter Bofinger, University of Würzburg, slides


Questions & answers

17:15

The future of monetary and macroprudential policies

Lars Svensson, Stockholm School of Economics

Discussant: Dirk Schoenmaker, Erasmus University


Questions & answers

18:00
End of day one of the colloquium
19:00

Dinner

Dinner speech

Jean-Claude Trichet, Bruegel

Thursday, 17 May 2018

8:30
Registration and coffee
 

Session 3
The future of EMU

Chair: Philip R. Lane, Governor, Central Bank of Ireland

9:00

EMU and the theory of monetary unions

Barry Eichengreen, University of California, Berkeley

Discussant: Lucrezia Reichlin, London Business School


Questions & answers

9:45

Core and periphery in EMU

Paul De Grauwe, London School of Economics and Political Science

Discussant: Jean Pisani-Ferry, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin


Questions & answers

10:30
Coffee break
11:00

Policy panel
The future of globalisation and challenges for advanced economies

Chair: Vítor Gaspar, International Monetary Fund


Questions & answers

12:30

Closing remarks

Completing the Odyssean journey of the European monetary union

Vítor Constâncio, Vice-President, European Central Bank

13:00

End of colloquium

General information

Audio-visual notice

The event will be filmed and photographed, and the images and video recording, or parts of it, may be published on the internet.

Conference venue

European Central Bank
Main building, C2.01/02
Sonnemannstrasse 20
60314 Frankfurt am Main

Conference language

English

Transfers

Participants are requested to arrange their own transfers, unless indicated otherwise.

Organisers
Luc Laeven
Directorate General Research
Sergio Nicoletti-Altimari
Directorate General Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability
Angela Maddaloni
Directorate General Research
Financial Research Division
Simone Manganelli
Directorate General Research
Financial Research Division
Carsten Detken
Directorate General Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability
Macroprudential Policy Division
Stephan Fahr
Directorate General Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability
Macroprudential Policy Division
Inês Cabral
Counsellor to the Executive Board
Jean-Pierre Vidal
Counsellor to the Executive Board
Contacts

Anne McTaggart
Directorate General Macroprudential Policy and Financial Stability
+49 (0) 69 1344 6372

Britta Bertram
Directorate General Research
+49 (0) 69 1344 8340