Speakers: Ricardo Reis (LSE) and Silvana Tenreyro (LSE), Award Winners 2021
When: on Thursday, 14 October, 2021, at 13:00 – 15:45 (Helsinki time)
13:00 Opening words, Chairman of the Board Antti Suvanto
13:10 ”Dominant Currency and the Impact of Monetary Policy”, Professor Silvana Tenreyro
14:10 Q&A, moderated by Research Director Terhi Maczulskij
14:30 ”Expectations, Inflation, and the Public Debt”, Professor Ricardo Reis
15:30 Q&A, moderated by Research Director Terhi Maczulskij
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The Yrjö Jahnsson Award in Economics
The Yrjö Jahnsson Award in Economics is awarded to young European economists who have made a significant contribution to theoretical and applied research in terms of the study of economics in Europe. The European Economic Association (EEA) participates in the selection of the award winner.
Ricardo Reis is the A.W. Phillips Professor of Economics at LSE, an academic consultant at the Bank of England and at the Federal Reserve system and he directs the ESRC Centre for Macroeconomics in the UK. His main areas of research include inflation expectations, unconventional monetary policies and the central bank’s balance sheet, disagreement and inattention, and business cycle models with inequality.
Silvana Tenreyro is Professor of Economics at LSE, external member of the Monetary Policy Committee in the Bank of England, President of the European Economic Association, Fellow of the British Academy and Associate Editor in the Quarterly Journal of Economics. Her main areas of research include macroeconomics, growth, macro-development, monetary economics and international economics.