Author Archives: CEBRA office

Call for research proposals! Banking regulation effects on South Africa’s financial sector and economy

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), as part of its research agenda, seeks to expand research into the effects of microprudential and macroprudential regulation on the banking sector, the financial services sector, and the economy’s macroeconomic performance. The research aims to examine the effects of regulatory changes that have stemmed from the evolution of the Basel agreements and to consider the effect of future regulatory changes, such as potential regulations in support of ‘net-zero’ objectives.

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Technologists needed! The BIS is looking for a Technology & Innovation Advisor

The Bank for International Settlements – BIS has an opening for a seasoned technology advisor who wants to shape the future of money and finance. Ideal candidates will have significant experience in IT solution architecture and project management, some knowledge of digital currencies (#crypto, #stablecoins, #DeFi and #CBDC) and next-generation financial market infrastructures, some management experience, and a passion for digital innovation.

This is an attractive full-time position in the Eurosystem centre of the BIS Innovation hub with a compensation package competitive with industry. You will be based either in Frankfurt or Paris in and work closely with colleagues from Bank for International Settlements – BIS, European Central Bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, Banque de France, and all the other central banks of the Eurosystem.

To apply for this position click here

What are typical projects of the innovation hub? Have a look here:
https://www.bis.org/about/bisih/projects.htm?m=3102https://lnkd.in/e2rhti2V

Call for Papers: Bank of Canada – 2nd Workshop on Monetary Policy Research

We are delighted to share details of the Bank of Canada‘s 2nd workshop on Monetary Policy Research.

  • Event date: Wednesday 21 – Thursday 22 September 2022
  • Location: Bank of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
  • Submission Deadline: Sunday, 10 July 2022
  • The Bank of Canada is pleased to have already confirmed Stephanie Schmitt-Grohé (Columbia University) for this edition of the workshop.
  • Please send a pdf of your paper to cea-intmpworkshop@bank-banque-canada.ca

Please find the full CfP here:

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Applications are open to the Adam Smith Business Summer School (Empirical Methods for Macroeconomists) at the University of Glasgow

The ADAM SMITH BUSINESS SCHOOL in Glasgow now accepts applications for their summer school (Empirical Methods for Macroeconomists) from 5 – 8 September 2022

Their courses aim at developing technical and practical skills of economists working at policy-related topics at central banks, international organisations, national policy institutions and private sector on forecasting and macroeconomic modeling. These courses can also be of interest for PhD students who want to improve their employability skills in these areas and/or use these tools in their dissertations.

To apply for the summer school, please send your CV by 16 August 2022 to business-executive-education@glasgow.ac.uk

 

Vacancy: Head of Research at Danmarks Nationalbank

As Head of Research, you will head up 15 highly skilled and dedicated employees and be part of the Economics and Monetary Policy department, as well as collaborating with economists across Danmarks Nationalbank, academic institutions and other central banks.

Full details of the vacant position can be found here.

Please send your CV and a brief motivation letter by 22 June 2022.

 

Fellowships available in the Economic Research Department at the South African Reserve Bank

The Economic Research Department (ERD) provides strategic leadership in the South African
Reserve Bank (SARB), a leading emerging market central bank. The ERD welcomes applications from prospective fellowship candidates setting out their research and/or policy interests, relevant experience and time available. All details can be found on the fellowship advert below.

If you have any further questions or or wish to apply please contact Dr. Konstantin Makrelov at ERDrecruitment@resbank.co.za.

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CALL FOR PAPERS: “The Return of Inflation” Norges Bank Oslo, Sept. 26-27 2022

  • Event details: 
    Danmarks Nationalbank, Deutsche Bundesbank and Norges Bank organize a joint conference on new modeling approaches and novel empirical evidence on inflation dynamics.  The event will take place at Norges Bank, Oslo from September 26-27, 2022. Lucrezia Reichlin (London Business School), Aysegul Sahin (University of Texas Austin) and Egon Zakrajsek (Bank of International Settlements) will be the keynote speakers for the event.
  • Click here to view the full call for papers
  • Papers submission deadline: 22 May 2022
  • Papers for submission should be sent to conference2022@norgesbank.no. Authors of accepted papers will be notified by Mid-June.
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CALL FOR PAPERS: Inflation – Drivers and Dynamics 2022 Conference

The Center for Inflation Research at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the European Central Bank (ECB) will host the Inflation: Drivers and Dynamics 2022 Conference on September 29-30. The conference will be held in person in Cleveland, Ohio, and virtually in a hybrid format. It will bring together top researchers from academia, central banks, and other policy institutions to present research findings related to inflation.
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