great recession

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Central bank independence before and after the Great Recession

Hereafter we report on the findings of a research carried out by Donato Masciandaro (Professor of Economics and Chair in Economics of Financial Regulation at Bocconi University) and Davide Romelli (PhD candidate in Economics at ESSEC Business School and THEMA-University of Cergy-Pontoise) and published by VOXEU where the authors investigate how the central banks’  independence has evolved since the … Continue reading

When low rates beget lower rates (and more debt)

Stefano Fugazzi (ABC Economics) – Between December 2014 and May 2015, an average of $2 trillion in sovereign debt, much of it being issued within the Eurozone, was trading at negative yields. Current interest rates (also known as “policy rates”) are lower than at the height of the 2008-09 crisis both in nominal and real terms. Although policymakers have … Continue reading

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