European monetary policy and financial markets workshop

This in-person seminar in Frankfurt brings together monetary policy-makers and financial market participants to discuss macroeconomic developments impacting Germany and the euro area. The discussion will look at the influence of Covid-19, the persistence of and responses to inflation, the role, structure and instruments of the European Central Bank’s monetary policy, and interrelationships with the energy market. Participants will also assess the ECB’s asset purchase programmes, including the interplay with the pandemic emergency purchasing programme and the role of and effects on both central and commercial banks.