Posts tagged ‘ECB’

  • Newly introduced 10 Euro banknote are pictured under ultraviolet light during news conference at the headquarters of Bundesbank in Frankfurt Forum Article

    Why QE could backfire in Europe

    With inflation in the eurozone stubbornly remaining on a downward trajectory, pressure on the European… more

  • The Euro currency sign is seen in front of the European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt Forum Article

    What is driving ECB monetary policy?

    The European Central Bank is in the middle of a big, risky experiment. Key interest rates have remained… more

  • The Euro currency sign is seen next to European Central Bank headquarters in Frankfurt Forum Article

    How vulnerable is Europe to another financial crisis?

    The Global Financial Stability Report of the IMF (2009) defines systemic… more

  • 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… 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… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    Europe’s long road to recovery

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

  • Forum Article

    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… 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… more

  • Forum Article

    In defence of the European Central Bank

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

  • Forum Article

    Finding the right economic reform strategy for Europe

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

  • Forum Article

    Europe has nothing to fear but fear itself

    Professor Klaus Schwab is Founder and Executive Chairman of the World Economic Forum. His… 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… more

  • Young Global Leaders Article

    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. … more