February 1, 2019
The Political Economy of Financial Regulation - Edited by Emilios Avgouleas and David C. Donald - Cambridge University Press
This collection of cutting-edge scholarship examines the law and policy of financial regulation using a combination of conceptual analysis and strong empirical research. The book's authors range from global leaders to rising stars in the field, all of...
February 1, 2019
Throw In The Powell - Alberto Gallo - Algebris Investments
At the end of 2018, we called for political volatility but no recession in 2019. As markets increasingly priced in recession risks in Europe and particularly in credit, we pointed out value in the sector – although we were too early in positioning...
January 30, 2019
LUISS SEP Launches The Master In Development Economics and Policy
The Master in Economia e Politiche dello Sviluppo, sponsored by INVITALIA and co-organized with the School of Government, the LUISS Lab of European Economics and the LUISS Department of Economics and Finance, aims to create experts in the...
January 28, 2019
The ECB Has Stopped Buying State Bonds, But The Italian Spread Is Falling – Daniel Gros – LUISS Open
This month the ECB has ended its bond purchase program, but interests on Italian debt are falling. About four years ago the rates and the spread on Italian debt fell significantly as soon as the ECB announced its massive sovereign debt bond purchase...
January 21, 2019
How Much Does “Love And Hate” Cost Europe – Maurizio Ferrera – Corriere della Sera
The analysis examines the pre-Brexit political climate in the UK and compares it to the situation that resulted after the first UK referendum to leave the EU in 1975, in which the British voted overwhelmingly to remain in the union. Click here to read the...
January 18, 2019
Europe And The Euro Must Find A Way Towards Sustainable Growth - Pier Carlo Padoan - Il Foglio
A policy aimed at strengthening inclusive growth and an agenda for the “real” economy and not one only for the currency should be part of a single vision, which by and large is still missing. Click here to continue reading the article in Italian
January 9, 2019
The Euro Turns 20 - Daniel Gros - Project Syndicate
The euro’s first 20 years played out very differently than many expected, highlighting the importance of recognizing that the future is likely to be different from the past. Given this, only a commitment to flexibility and a willingness to rise to new...