Money and Banking Workshop

After (?) The Storm: Lessons from the Great Recession Plenary Speakers:John Murray (Deputy Governor, Bank of Canada)Volker Wieland (Chair for Monetary Theory and Policy at Goethe University, Frankfurt) Invited Speakers:Karim Abadir (Imperial College)Gianni Amisano (ECB)Steve Ambler (UQAM and C.D. Howe)David Andolfatto (Senior Vice President, Director of Research, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis)Larry Schembri (Research Director International Department and Adviser to the …

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Monetary and Fiscal Policy in the Next Recession

Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Laurence M. BallAngelo MelinoJohns Hopkins Universityand NBERUniversity of Toronto, RCEAand C.D.Howe Institute The current macroeconomic situation will make it more difficult than ever for policymakers to stimulate economies in the next recession.  Policy interest rates cannot be reduced much  since they are at record lows; public debt is, in most countries, at record high, and …

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Rimini Conference in Economics and Finance (RCEF2018)

Rimini Palacongressi, Rimini, Italy

The Centre welcomes submissions for the contributed sessions in all areas of economics and finance, including monetary and fiscal policies, experimental economics, business cycles analysis, international trade and finance, public economics, public finance, general equilibrium, game theory, environmental economics, industrial organization, labour economics, health economics, economic geography, regional development and economics of tourism.  Michael B. …

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Financial econometrics: a session in honour of Ramo Gencay Canadian Economic Association 53rd Annual Conference

Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, Banff, Alberta, Canada

RCEA has organized a session: Financial econometrics: a session in honour of Ramo Gençay, at the Canadian Economic Association Conference in Banff, Alberta, May 31-June 2, 2019. Ramo died tragically in Colombia in December. He was a Senior Fellow and member of the RCEA Scientific Committee from the outset. His contributions were fundamental to the RCEA’s …

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10th RCEA Macro-Money-Finance Conference – Is a Recession Coming?

Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

The current macroeconomic situation indicates a growing possibility of the next recession. Economic growth has slowed down in Europe and China and is likely to slow down in the US once the stimulative effect of tax cuts passes. Combined with tariff war between US and China, erratic economic policies in some countries and financial markets …

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RCEA Growth, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Conference

Lazaridis School of Business and Economics, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

With recent slowdown in economic growth, innovation and entrepreneurship became one of the leading areas of economic and management research. Growth results from the effort of innovative entrepreneurs, with new technologies replacing old ones. This trend is expected to accelerate with adoption of artificial intelligence, robotics and machine learning. The goal of the conference is …

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14th RCEA Bayesian Econometric Workshop

Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

The workshop was cancelled because of the pandemic

7th RCEA Time Series Econometrics Workshop

Balsillie School of International Affairs, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

This workshop was cancelled because of the pandemic.