Inflation Targeting and Its Discontents

The International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB) is organizing its annual conference on the topic of “Inflation Targeting and Its Discontents.” The conference will be hosted by the National Bank of Poland in Warsaw, Poland on September 6-7, 2013. The conference is being organized by Pierpaolo Benigno, Mick Devereux, and John Williams. Six to eight papers will be selected from among those submitted in response to this announcement. This conference will bring together leading economists from central banks and academic institutions to consider issues of critical importance for the design and conduct of monetary policy, and the conference proceedings (including papers and comments) will be published in a subsequent issue of the IJCB.