Belgian paper warns central bank policies could worsen financial shocks

Central Banking | 18 Nov 2013

Working paper studies optimal monetary policy configurations for price and financial stability in Eastern Europe; finds central banks may worsen credit shocks by taking action against them

Topics: National Bank of Belgium, Europe, Emerging markets


Banks respond differently to capital target deviations, ECB paper shows

Central Banking | 15 Nov 2013

Topics: ECB, Capital, risk, Europe

Netherlands Bank says ECB’s asset quality review necessary to restore market confidence

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Topics: Netherlands Bank, ECB, Europe

Robert Pringle’s Viewpoint: ECB needs to play ‘chicken’ to force reform of Europe’s banks

Central Banking | 08 Oct 2013

Topics: ECB, European Central Bank, Europe, IMF, Christine Lagarde, Yves Mersch, Bonds, European Stability Mechanism, Mario Draghi, Peter Praet, Single supervisory mechanism, Banking union, Resolution

Politically-aligned governors more likely to 'survive', research finds

Central Banking | 24 Sep 2013

Topics: Europe, Central bank mandates

Financial crisis caused significant shift in the euro area Beveridge curve

Central Banking | 04 Sep 2013

Topics: Europe, euro, ECB, Germany, France, Spain, Labour

European Commission launches shadow banking onslaught

Central Banking | 04 Sep 2013

Topics: European Commission, Europe, Money market funds , Capital, Liquidity

Financial contagion function of reputation rather than size of banks

Central Banking | 03 Sep 2013

Topics: Bank of Finland, Interbank market, Leverage ratios, Europe

Employment losses have repaired corporate balance sheets, paper argues

Central Banking | 19 Aug 2013

Topics: IMF, Europe, Balance sheet, Unemployment

UK-French paper examines monetary policy implications of wage changes

Central Banking | 16 Aug 2013

Topics: France, Banque de France, Europe

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