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Sep 2017

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Sep 2017
Workshops and conferences

7th IWH/INFER Workshop on Challenges and Implications of Inflationary Dynamics

The Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) - Member of the Leibniz Association and the International Network for Economic Research (INFER) were organising a workshop on inflation dynamics and persistence, inflation expectations, unconventional monetary policy, interest rates and financial stability, and low inflation and the real economy.

Who
Keynote Speakers: Michael Ehrmann (European Central Bank); Mathias Trabandt (Freie Universität Berlin)
Where
IWH conference room

The Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) – Member of the Leibniz Association and the International Network for Economic Research (INFER) were organising a joint Workshop on Applied Economics and Economic Policy on September 7th and 8th, 2017 Halle (Saale). The workshop provided a platform to discuss applied economic research. We invited empirical and theoretical contributions from all fields of macroeconomics and international economics with an emphasis on a high relevance for economic policy.

The special topic of the workshop was inflation. Contributions on the following topics were highly welcome:

  • inflation dynamics and persistence
  • inflation expectations
  • unconventional monetary policy
  • interest rates and financial stability
  • low inflation and the real economy

Keynote Speakers

 

Workshop Report (in German)

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7. IWH/INFER-Workshop on Applied Economics and Economic Policy: “Challenges and Implications of Inflationary Dynamics“

Birgit Schultz Gregor von Schweinitz

in: Wirtschaft im Wandel, No. 4, 2017

Abstract

Am 7. und 8. September 2017 fand am IWH in Zusammenarbeit mit dem International Network for Economic Research (INFER) und unter Förderung der Stadt Halle (Saale) der 7. Workshop in der Reihe „Applied Economics and Economic Policy“ statt. Im Rahmen des Workshops stellten Wissenschaftlerinnen und Wissenschaftler europäischer Universitäten und internationaler Organisationen ihre neuesten Forschungsergebnisse zu aktuellen ökonomischen Fragen und Problemen vor und diskutierten diese intensiv. Insbesondere gab es einen regen Austausch über das Spezialthema „Challenges and Implications of Inflationary Dynamics“. Hier ging es vor allem um die Entwicklungen von Inflationserwartungen sowie mögliche Gründe und Folgen dieser Entwicklungen.

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