Money, Macro and Finance Research Group 48th Annual Conference

7th September 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 9th September 2016 @ 1:00 pm
University of Bath
Claverton Down, Bath
Dr Vito Polito, Department of Economics
+44 (0)1225 384569

The University of Bath is pleased to host this annual conference to discuss new ideas and debate issues related to financial stability, monetary and fiscal policy.

The Money, Macro and Finance Research Group provides the principal open forum for serious broad-based discussion of macro, finance and monetary economics on a regular basis in the UK. The 48th Annual Conference will include a number of contributed sessions from around 120 speakers, special sessions, keynote speeches, a Special Policy Session and a Special Lecture.

This three-day conference is organised in collaboration with the Bank of England.


Invited speakers:

Albert Marcet, Intitute d’Anàlisi Econòmica, CSIC

Enrique Mendoza, University of Pennsylvania

Frank Smets, European Central Bank

MMF Special Lecture:
Charles Goodhart, London School of Economics

Special Policy Sessions:
Economic Growth and Policy (Maik Schneider, University of Bath, UK)

Fiscal Policy Sustainability (Vito Polito, University of Bath, UK)

Unconventional Monetary Policy (Chris Martin, University of Bath, UK)

New Approaches to Term Structure Estimation (Peter Spencer, University of York, UK)



Registration is now open. Find out more information here.


Target audience

Academics, researchers, policymakers, members of the Bank of England and the Treasury, and other practitioners.