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Monetary Policy in the New Normal: Opening Remarks and Session 1

  • April 13, 2014


  • 1:48:14

Session 1: Can (or should) central banks remain fully independent despite a wider mandate and considerable fiscal pressure?

  • Welcome by Jose Vinals, Financial Counsellor and Director of the IMF's Monetary and Capital Markets Department
  • Opening Remarks: Christine Lagarde, Managing Director IMF
  • Introduction: Jaime Caruana, Bank for International Settlements
  • John Taylor, Stanford University
  • Takatoshi Ito, University of Tokyo
  • Charles Calomiris, Columbia University