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Monetary policy in the time of climate change

How does climate change influence monetary policy in the eurozone? What potential monetary policy measures should be taken up to address climate risks?

Date: October 20, 2021, 1:00 pm Topic: Green economy

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Bruegel · Monetary policy in the time of climate change

Climate Economics is a hot topic with the upcoming COP-26. A fundamental question within climate change policy is how does climate change influence monetary policy?

At this event, Guntram Wolff was joined by Cornelia Holthausen, from the ECB, and Jean Pisani-Ferry from Bruegel, to discuss the newly published paper “Climate change and monetary policy in the euro area“. More specifically, the paper investigates macroeconomic and financial risks stemming from climate change and from policies aimed at climate mitigation and adaptation, as well as the regulatory and fiscal effects of reducing carbon emissions.

Presentation by Cornelia Holthausen

Presentation by Jean Pisani Ferry

Schedule

Oct 20, 2021

13:00-13:15

Presentation

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director

Cornelia Holthausen, Deputy Director General, Directorate General Market Operations, European Central Bank

13:15-14:00

Discussion and Q&A

Chair: Guntram B. Wolff, Director

Cornelia Holthausen, Deputy Director General, Directorate General Market Operations, European Central Bank

Jean Pisani-Ferry, Senior Fellow

Speakers

Cornelia Holthausen

Deputy Director General, Directorate General Market Operations, European Central Bank

Jean Pisani-Ferry

Senior Fellow

Guntram B. Wolff

Director

Location & Contact

Katja Knezevic

[email protected]

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