The annual meeting of the Central Bank Research Association (CEBRA), co-organized by the Research Center SAFE (Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe) at Goethe University Frankfurt, takes place on August 20-21, 2018 (Monday & Tuesday) at the House of Finance.

To submit a paper, please visit the SAFE Submission Portal.

The deadline for submissions is February 15, 2018.

The meeting features a keynote speech by Jens Weidmann, Governor of the Deutsche Bundesbank and Chairman of the Board of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS), high-level panels by the International Monetary Fund (committee members Tobias Adrian (IMF) and Gaston Gelos (IMF)), the Deutsche Bundesbank and the Financial Stability Board (committee members Claudia Buch (Deutsche Bundesbank), Emanuel Moench (Deutsche Bundesbank), and Tara Rice (FSB)) as well as 20 contributed sessions on a wide range of policy-relevant research topics.

Authors are invited to submit papers on the below list of topics. Papers submitted to the contributed sessions can also be considered for poster sessions. Researchers who currently do not have a paper ready for submission are highly encouraged to volunteer as discussant (also via the submission portal):

  1. Household Finance and the Transmission of Monetary Policy organized by the ECB
  2. Housing Markets and the Macroeconomy organized by the Norges Bank
  3. Balance Sheet Recovery of Households and Firms: What Can we Learn from Micro-Data? organized by the Central Bank of Ireland
  4. Macroprudential Policies and the Housing Market organized by the Bank of Israel
  5. Global Challenges from Asynchronous Exit from Unconventional Monetary Policies organized by the ECB
  6. International Spillovers of Monetary Policy Through Banks organized by IBRN
  7. Policy Challenges in Open Economies organized by the Swiss National Bank
  8. International Trade and Macroeconomics – CEBRA International Trade and Macroeconomics Program Session
  9. Multinational Firms and Capital Flows – CEBRA International Finance and Macroeconomics Program Session
  10. Globalization and Productivity organized by Compnet
  11. Macroeconomic Effects of Trade Costs & Sources of Macroeconomic Synchronization organized by the Bank of England
  12. Global Inflation Dynamics organized by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank
  13. Monetary Policy Frameworks organized by the Bank of Canada
  14. Monetary Policy and Macro-finance – CEBRA Monetary Policy and Macro-Finance Program Session
  15. Inflation and Inflation Expectations organized by the Research Center SAFE & Goethe University Frankfurt
  16. Micro Origins of Aggregate Fluctuations – CEBRA presidential session
  17. Policy Lessons from Central Banking History organized by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
  18. Liquidity and Market Functioning I organized by the Deutsche Bundesbank
  19. Liquidity and Market Functioning II organized by the BIS
  20. Financial Intermediation and Liquidity organized by the Research Center SAFE & Goethe University Frankfurt

Access  the PDF of the call here.

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