Posts tagged ‘ECB’

  • A huge euro logo is pictured past next to headquarters of ECB in Frankfurt Forum Article

    Will quantitative easing restart the eurozone?

    The 4 September announcement by Chairman Mario Draghi that the European Central Bank intends to buy large amounts of… more

  • Euro sculpture is partially reflected in a puddle in front of the headquarters of the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt Forum Article

    What’s the right size for the financial sector?

    The recent global financial crisis has made us rethink the contribution of the financial sector to the real economy… more

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    Europe’s long road to recovery

    In the recent financial and economic crisis, some members of the Eurozone faced the threat of sovereign default. The… more

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    The European Central Bank’s plans to protect a fragile recovery

    During Mario Draghi’s recent visit to the Harvard Kennedy School, the impact of the US shutdown, the Fed’s approach… more

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    Will the global economy gain momentum?

    In the dog days of summer, Milan is quieter than many European cities. The locals are away, and, unlike Paris or Rome… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Has austerity failed in Europe?

    Although many European governments have announced expenditure cuts and tax hikes, their debt/GDP ratios continue to… more

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    In defence of the European Central Bank

    August 2 marked the first anniversary of the European Central Bank’s “outright monetary transactions” program… more

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    Finding the right economic reform strategy for Europe

    Together with fiscal consolidation, structural reform is the new European mantra. International organizations and… more

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    Should the European Central Bank start again from scratch?

    The monetary union was always a grand gamble. It established the ECB for an immense region that itself was not a state… more

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    Can the European Central Bank control interest rates?

    The short answer is a hesitant yes, bordering with a timid no. The longer answer starts by noting that the mechanism… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    What the Cyprus crisis means for the EU

    The root of the problem in Cyprus is well known. Its two major banks had attracted huge deposits from abroad, largely… more

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    Europe has nothing to fear but fear itself

    Professor Klaus Schwab is Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum. His e-book, The Re-Emergence of… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Event

    Welcome to the chronic phase of the public debt crisis

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2012

    , Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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    Fiddling at the Fire

    Nouriel Roubini is Chairman of Roubini Global Economics and Professor at the Stern School of Business, NYU. Financi… more

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    What if “whatever it takes” isn’t enough for the Euro?

    It doesn’t really matter what Mario Draghi, head of the European Central Bank, announces this week.  The Eurozone… more

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    Dollar by default – The state of the international monetary...

    The great crisis made evident the extreme vulnerability of the international monetary system. Although the epicentre of… more

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    Call to Action is only the beginning – Marco Magnani

    Read the Call to Action The Call for Action is a good summing up of the consensus. In principle everybody agrees on… more

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    A Call to Action

    For the first time, the heads of the world's major multilateral and regional institutions are coming together to issue… more