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Climate change and the role of central banks

What connections exist between central banks and climate change, and what are the resulting implications?

Date: September 16, 2019, 8:30 am Topic: Green economy

Bruegel is excited to host this event in conjunction with Narodowy Bank Polski (NBP) about the role of central banks in climate change. Climate change and government measures in response to it (transitions to a low-emissions economy) are a structural disruption. The aim of the event is to assess the impact of this disruption on the performance of the main tasks of central banks: monetary policy, financial system stability, and reserve management.

The subject of this event will be introduced and elaborated upon by Bruegel’s Non-Resident Fellow Dirk Schoenmaker. The introduction will be followed by panel discussions with participation of experts from various international financial institutions, central banks and academia.

This is an invitation-only event. 

Schedule

Sep 16, 2019

08.30-09.00

Registration and welcome coffee

09.00-09.30

Introduction

Dirk Schoenmaker, Non-Resident fellow

09.30-10.30

Panel discussion I

Emanuele Campiglio, Assistant Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics

Pierre Monnin, Fellow, Council on Economic Policies

Kjell G. Nyborg, Deputy Head of Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich and Senior Chair, Swiss Finance Institute

Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva, Deputy General Manager, Bank for International Settlements

Additional speaker to be confirmed

10.30-10.45

Q&A

10.45-11.15

Coffee break

11.15-12.15

Panel discussion II

Chair: Paul Hiebert, Head of Systemic Risk and Financial Institutions Division, ECB

Chair: Mario Quagliariello, Director, Economic Analysis and Statistics, European Banking Authority

Chair: Mattia Romani, Managing Director, EBRD

Additional speaker to be confirmed

12.15-12.30

Q&A

12.30-12.35

Closing remarks

Paweł Samecki, Director of the International Department at Narodowy Bank Polski

12.35-13.35

Lunch

13.35

End

Speakers

Emanuele Campiglio

Assistant Professor, Vienna University of Economics and Business and Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics

Paul Hiebert

Head of Systemic Risk and Financial Institutions Division, ECB

Pierre Monnin

Fellow, Council on Economic Policies

Kjell G. Nyborg

Deputy Head of Department of Banking and Finance, University of Zurich and Senior Chair, Swiss Finance Institute

Luiz Awazu Pereira da Silva

Deputy General Manager, Bank for International Settlements

Mario Quagliariello

Director, Economic Analysis and Statistics, European Banking Authority

Mattia Romani

Managing Director, EBRD

Paweł Samecki

Director of the International Department at Narodowy Bank Polski

Dirk Schoenmaker

Non-Resident fellow

Location & Contact

Narodowy Bank Polski, Świętokrzyska 11/21, 00-919 Warsaw

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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