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CEPR Working Paper: Monetary and Macroprudential Policy Complementarities: evidence from European credit registers
Author(s): Carlo Altavilla, Luc Laeven, José Luis Peydró Date: December 2020 Abstract: We document that there are strong complementarities between monetary policy and macroprudential policy in shaping the evolution of bank credit. We use a unique loan-level dataset comprising multiple credit registers from several European countries and different types of loans, including corporate loans, mortgages[…]
Author(s): Pol Antràs Date: November 2020 Abstract: This paper evaluates the extent to which the world economy has entered a phase of de-globalisation, and it offers some speculative thoughts on the future of global value chains in the post-COVID-19 age. Although the growth of international trade flows relative to that of GDP has slowed down[…]
Author(s): Marina Conesa, Giulia Lotti and Andrew Powell Date: November 2020 Abstract: Theory suggest s both resilience and fragility in banking networks . This paper finds both, exploiting a new database o f cross -border syndicated lending to developing countries from 1993 to 2017. Shocks propagate via co-lenders driven by central players , but shocks[…]
CfP Deadline Date: October 21, 2020 Conference Event: November 30 – December 1, 2020 Event Location: Essex, UK Keynote speaker(s): Manju Puri (Fuqua School of Business, Duke University) Organizer(s): Financial Intermediation Network of European Studies (FINEST) FINEST workshops are small meetings with in-depth discussions from top scholars of a limited number of high-quality papers with[…]
Author(s): Matthieu Bussière, Jin Cao, Jakob de Haan, Robert Hills, Simon Lloyd, Baptiste Meunier, Justine Pedrono, Dennis Reinhardt, Sonalika Sinha, Rhiannon Sowerbutts and Konstantin Styrin Date: October 2020 Abstract: This paper presents the main findings of an International Banking Research Network initiative examining the interaction between monetary policy and macroprudential policy in determining international bank[…]