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Annual Conference 2021: Challenges facing Central Banks in the 2020s

View the full 2021 conference programme here.

Keynote Speakers

Lucrezia Reichlin

Professor of Economics, London Business School

Nicholas Macpherson

Lord Macpherson of Earl’s Court


Tobias Adrian

Financial Counsellor and Director of the IMF’s Monetary and Capital Markets Department

Argia Sbordone

Vice President and Function Head in the Macroeconomic and Monetary Studies Function of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Frank Smets

Director General of the Directorate General Research of the European Central Bank

Gertjan Vlieghe

member of the Monetary Policy Committee at the Bank of England

Nicolas Véron

senior fellow at Bruegel and at the Peterson Institute for International Economics

Vitor Constancio

Professor at the School of Economics & Business Administration of the University of Navarra and Vice-President of the European Central Bank 2010 to 2018.

Donald Kohn

senior fellow in the Economic Studies program at the Brookings Institute

Carolyn Rogers

Secretary General for the Basel Committee for Banking Supervision


Florin Bilbiie

University of Lausanne

Andrea Ferrero

University of Oxford

Ambrogio Cesa-Bianchi

Bank of England

Ivan Petrella

Warwick Business School

Florian Heider

European Central Bank

Skander van den Heuvel

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

Matthias Rottner

European University Institute

Kristina Bluwstein

Bank of England

Leonardo Melosi

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Jenny Chan

Bank of England

Oliver Pfäuti

University of Mannheim

Caterina Mendicino

European Central Bank

Juan M. Londono

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

Stephen Hansen

Imperial College Business School

Michael Ehrmann

European Central Bank

Michael MacMahon

University of Oxford

Quentin Vandeweyer

University of Chicago

Roland Meeks

International Monetary Fund

Andrej Sokol

European Central Bank

Genevieve Nelson

Danmarks National Bank

Francesca Diluiso

Mercator Research Institute on Global Commons and Climate Change

Rick Van der Ploeg

University of Oxford

Irene Monasterolo

Vienna University of Economics and Business

Paul Hiebert

European Central Bank

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