In the common interest of the EU, bank resolution decisions should lie entirely with European institutions, a SAFE Working Paper shows

SAFE Director sees the European Central Bank’s (ECB) current monetary policy decision as a necessary restraint given the difficult economic situation

Russia’s SWIFT exclusion could be expanded by a block on correspondent banking relations and a complete ban on exports and imports

In a SAFE-CFS Policy Lecture, economist Ludger Schuknecht warned of the high debt levels worldwide that can hardly be financed even with optimistic forecasts

Publication “Points” appears in printed as well as web-optimized form

At the Leibniz Economic Summit 2022, the directors of the Leibniz economic research institutes discussed the ecological transformation of the economy – and its costs

SAFE Director sees the European Central Bank’s (ECB) latest monetary policy decision as a missed opportunity for forward guidance given the level of inflation and uncertainty about its duration

Panel provides insights into the economic situation of private households in real-time via a data trusteeship

The EU has launched aid programs worth billions of euros to support member states and companies in the Covid-19 pandemic – but the use of the emergency measures falls far short of the budgeted amount