Workshop on Sovereign Bonds and Quantitative Easing

When:15 June 2016
, 15:00
 - 18:00
Where:Room 1.27, House of Finance, Campus Westend

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15:00 – 15:40 Macroeconomic Bond Risks in the Presence of the Zero Lower Bound

Christian Schlag, Goethe University and SAFE (with Nicole Branger, Ivan Shaliastovich, and Dongho Song)


15:40 – 16:20 Monetary Policy Surprises and Channels of Transmissions

Marcello Pericoli, Bank of Italy (with G. Veronese)


16:20 – 16:40 Break


16:40 – 17:20 How Has Sovereign Bonds Markets Liquidity Changed? - an Illiquidity Spillover Analysis

Michael Schneider, Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa (with Fabrizio Lillo and Loriana Pelizzon)


17:20 – 18:00 The Invisible Hand of the Government: Moral Suasion During the European Sovereign Debt Crisis

Alexander Popov, European Central Bank (with Steven Ongena and Neeltje van Horen)