What and how can we learn from financial history? A conference on 17 June on “Comparative Financial Systems – Historical Perspectives”, co-hosted by SAFE, focused on these questions.
New Policy Paper
Do we face a "secular stagnation" with low growth and negative interest rates for decades to come? Alexander Ludwig investigated whether the demographic change is responsible for this development and if migration helps.
SSM - A 1st Assessment
On 16 June, Sascha Steffen, Mark Wahrenburg, Hans-Helmut Kotz, Dirk Schoenmaker and Nicolas Véron discussed the achievements and challenges of the Single Supervisory Mechanism, 18 months after its installment.
On 5 April, SAFE co-organized the first "curtain raiser speech" in Germany by Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, on “Decisive Action to Secure Durable Growth”.
Policy White Paper
European bank supervisors need to ensure that banks’ bail-in bonds are held by sophisticated investors. Existing EU market regulation insufficiently addresses mis-selling of bail-in instruments to private households.
|Shafik Hebous, Alfons J. Weichenrieder||
Toward a Mutualization of European Unemployment Insurance? On Limiting the Downsides of a Fiscal Transfer System for the Eurozone
CESifo Economic Studies, Vol. 62, pp. 376-395
|Mohammed Aldegwy, Matthias Thiemann||
Understanding the Shift from Micro to Macro-Prudential Thinking: A Discursive Network Analysis
Maeße, J., Pahl, H., Sparsam, J. (eds.): Die Innenwelt der Ökonomie. Wissen, Macht und Performativität in der Wirtschaftswissenschaft, Springer, Wiesbaden
Contracts and Financial Markets
European Business Organization Law Review, Special Issue, including 12 papers from SAFE researchers (forthcoming)
|Alfons J. Weichenrieder||
Panama & Co: Implikationen für die Steuerpolitik
Policy Letter No. 52, 2016
Demographischer Wandel: Kapitalrenditen, Löhne und Verteilungswirkungen
White Paper No. 38, 2016
Euro area shadow banking activities in a low-interest-rate environment: a flow-of-funds perspective
White Paper No. 37, 2016
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