The OMFIF Podcast

Ahead of the ECB

October 25, 2018

Ahead of the European Central Bank governing council’s monetary policy meeting, Danae Kyriakopoulou, head of research and chief economist at OMFIF, spoke with Thomas Mayer, founding director of the Flossbach von Storch Research Institute. They examine the euro area’s macroeconomic outlook and QE in a global context. They discuss the impact of monetary policy normalisation, ECB reinvestment policy and debt sustainability in Italy. They also look to the future of the monetary union.