Join CountryRisk.io’s expert guest speakers Paul Sheard (Harvard Kennedy School and former Chief Economist of S&P Global) and Daniel Gros (Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS)) as they discuss the way forward for central bank policymakers. Our Chief Economist, Moritz Kraemer, will moderate the discussion.
Inflation is back. Growth jitters are mounting as the pandemic refuses to go away, and supply bottlenecks weaken the recovery. In this environment the already challenging backdrop for central bankers has become even more difficult. As the ghost of stagflation is stoking fear into financial markets, what cards do Powell, Lagarde & Co. still hold? When can and will they taper asset purchases? Should they? And what does it mean for government bond markets?