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Lucrezia Reichlin

Professor of Economics at London Business School

Lucrezia Reichlin is Professor of Economics at the London Business School, non-executive director of AGEAS Insurance Group, Chairman & co-founder of Now-Casting Economics Ltd and a Trustee of the International Financial Reporting Standards Foundation and of the Center of Economic Policy Research. She is a columnist for the Italian national daily Il Corriere della Sera and a regular contributor of Project Syndicate.  She holds the 2018/2019 European Chair at the Collège de France in Paris.

Reichlin has held several academic positions and she is scientific advisor of several research and policy institutions around the world. From 2005 to 2008 she served as Director General of Research at the European Central Bank. She was non-executive director of UniCredit Banking Group from 2009 to 2018 and of Eurobank Ergasias SA from 2016 to 2018.

Reichlin is a Fellow (elected) of the Econometric Society, the British Academy and Academia Europaea as well as Fellow of the European Economic Association. Reichlin received the Birgit Grodal prize for significant contributions in economics (2016) and the Isaac Kerstenetzky Scholarly Achievement Award (2016).


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A European approach to fund the coronavirus cost is in the interest of all

We had not seen a common challenge as clear as this pandemic. The sum of national actions and programs is likely to be insufficient.

By: Agnès Bénassy-Quéré, Arnoud Boot, Elena Carletti, Jan Pieter Krahnen, Miguel Otero-Iglesias, Lucrezia Reichlin, Dirk Schoenmaker, Guntram B. Wolff and Bruegel Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance Date: April 6, 2020