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Fed reprises 2008 international role
The undeniable case for wealth tax Brian Reading, 2 April 2020
Slow restart for China’s economy Steven Watson, 2 April 2020
New focus for sovereign funds Louis de Montpellier, 1 April 2020
Three options for European fiscal action David Marsh and Danae Kyriakopoulou, 1 April 2020

Virtual discussion — Assessing the economic impact of coronavirus

Tuesday 7 April 2020 11:30

As uncertainty continues over the economic impact of coronavirus on the global economy, the National Institute of Economic and Social Research examines the potential ramifications, using stylised scenarios based on the National Institute’s Global Econometric Model. Two architects of NIESR’s most recent report join OMFIF in presenting their findings.

Meetings

What Covid-19 means for financial stability

Virtual discussion Mon 6 Apr 2020, 16:00 - 17:00. London.

Assessing the economic impact of coronavirus

Virtual discussion Tue 7 Apr 2020, 11:30 - 12:15. London.

Analysis

Latest Bulletin
January 2020: Eurovision

January 2020: Eurovision

Winter 2020 Vol.11 Ed.1 More than 60 years ago, the French statesman Charles ...
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Latest report
Gender Balance Index 2020

Gender Balance Index 2020

Central banks make slow progress on gender diversity Gender diversity in central banks, ...
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Meetings

What Covid-19 means for financial stability

Richard Berner, Co-director of the Stern Volatility and Risk InstituteVirtual discussion Mon 6 Apr 2020, 16:00 - 17:00. London.

Assessing the economic impact of coronavirus

Virtual discussion Tue 7 Apr 2020, 11:30 - 12:15. London.

The China-US relationship post-pandemic

Kishore Mahbubani, Distinguished Fellow, Asia Research Institute, National University of SingaporeVirtual discussion Wed 8 Apr 2020, 15:00 - 15:45. Singapore.

The role of China in the post-pandemic world

Jiandi Ye, Deputy Director-General, International Economics and Finance Institute, Ministry of Finance, ChinaVirtual discussion Wed 8 Apr 2020, 16:00 - 17:00. Singapore.

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Macroeconomic influences
Global flows
Digital economy
Policy and regulation
Real assets
Gold
Sustainable investment
Asset allocation

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