Master VWL Sommer 2018  

Seminar International Economic Policy (Master)

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Gunther Schnabl
Tutor: Sebastian Müller
Date:
20.04. - 21.04.2018
To be graded: Term paper (guidelines)
Topic subscription: 11.04.2018 until 16:30. Please write an email with your three preferred topics to latsos(at)wifa.uni-leipzig.de (Sophia Latsos). Please also indicate your preferred seminar.
Submission deadline for term paper: 12.07.2018 until 11:00, Room I 239 (Kathrin Mazny)

The allocation of topics can be downloaded here. Please use the EP-password in order to open the document.

This seminar is in line with the conference Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der Geldpolitik. Please bear in mind that attendance of the conference is obligatory for your participation in the seminar!

Seminar Topics

TopicsSupervisor
1.Wandering Bubbles: From the Banking to the Corporate SectorMüller
2.The Bond Bubble: The Biggest Bubble in Economic History?Latsos
3.Taming the Monetary Beast: Potential Exit Strategies from Ultra-low Interest Rate PoliciesMüller
4.Is Inflation Targeting Enough? - Rethinking Monetary Policy TargetsLatsos
5.Ultra-low Interest Rates and Quantitative Easing - Distributional Effects in the Corporate SectorMüller
6.Ultra-low Interest Rates and Financial and Wage RepressionLatsos
7.Ultra-expansionary Monetary Policy and Productivity Gains in the Corporate and Financial SectorMüller
8.A Decade of Ultra-low Interest Rates: Are the Traditional Transmission Channels of Monetary Policy Still Working?Latsos
9.Bitcoin Bubble Burst? The End of the Distributed Ledger Technology?Müller
10.Cryptocurrencies as a Threat to Central Banks?Latsos

 

 


letzte Änderung: 06.03.2019