On 9 June, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim gave a speech at Goethe University asking how finance can help to tackle the three major global challenges: poverty, pandemics and climate change.  More

Do bank(er)s need to change? Anthropologist and Guardian journalist Joris Luyendijk, SAFE researcher Thomas Mosk and McKinsey Director Daniel Mikkelsen talked about culture in finance.  More

Read in the SAFE Newsletter Q2/15: Governor Erkki Liikanen about the challenges in macroprudential policy and, from a legal perspective: why exiting the euro area is not easy. More 

On 18/19 May, a Conference on Regulating Financial Markets brought together researchers and central bankers from several countries to discuss recent challenges in financial markets regulation.  More

News and Events

SAFE Newsletter

Q2 2015 |  Web version | Print version (pdf)

Policy Center Lecture

"Long-Term Fiscal Sustainability in Advanced Economies"

Alan J. Auerbach, University of California, Berkeley

July 8th, 2015

Research Infrastructure

Data Center

The SAFE Data Center not only draws on the usual international data sources but also aims to create new European data sets, to bring existing data together and to process them. Its objective is to place the five central research areas of SAFE on a common European data footing.

Read more | SAFE Data Room

Visitors Program

With its Visitors Program, SAFE offers distinguished colleagues (senior visitors) as well as promising post-doctoral researchers (junior visitors) work stays in Frankfurt. The program's aim is to foster exchange of thoughts and ideas as well as to promote collaboration within an international network.

Read more | Current visitors | Who can visit