Tuesday 17 November 2015: CFM and LSE Department of Economics Public Lecture
Debt and Austerity: post-crisis lessons from Ireland: Patrick Honohan discussed the financial crisis and it's effects on Ireland. Audio and video of this event is available on the LSE's event page, copies of the transcript and slides are available at the Central Bank of Ireland's website.
Monday 16 November 2015: CFM and LSE Department of Economics Public Lecture
GDP: a brief but affectionate history: Diane Coyle (Manchester) examined gross domestic product to answer questions around the fluctuating nature of national economies. Audio available on the LSE's event page.
Wednesday 11 November 2015: CFM and LSE Department of Economics Public Lecture
Phishing for Phools: Robert Shiller (Yale) challeneged the notion that free markets provide us with material well-being, arguing that markets are inherently filled with tricks and traps and will "phish" us for "Phools". Audio and video of this event is available on the LSE's event page.
Wednesday 28 October 2015: Public Lecture
In Conversation with Ben Bernanke: Ben Bernanke discussed his new book and his time as chair of the US Federal Reserve.
Tuesday 20 October 2015: CFM and LSE Department of Economics Public Lecture
Other People's Money: John Kay (Oxford) explained how the financial infrastructure became increasingly divorced from the activities of the real economy – and what can be done to recreate a financial sector responsive to economic and social needs. Slides [PDF] are available, Video and audio is available at the LSE's event page.
Wednesday 07 October 2015: CFM and LSE Department of Economics Public Lecture
Economics Rules: the rights and wrongs of the dismal science: Professor Dani Rodrik gave an accessible introduction to the strengths of the discipline of economics and why it is so often misunderstood, not least by its practitioners. Slides [PDF] are available, and further video and audio of this lecture can be found on the LSE's event page.
27-28 November 2015: Macroeconomics and Growth Programme
The CEPR Macroeconomics and Growth Programme, directed by Francesco Caselli, will hold their first annual meeting at the Centre for Macroeconomics LSE.
10-11 December 2015: Bank of England, ECB, CEPR, and CFM Conference
Credit Dynamics and the Macroeconomy [PDF]: Registration details and programme of events can be found here.
Friday 20 November 2015: ERC Clash of the Titans 2015
Congratulations to CFM's Mike McMahon on winning this year's ERC Clash of the Titans competition.
Friday 16 October 2015: CFM Survey
Findings of the latest CFM Survey, analysing the European Central Bank's quantitative easing have now been released. Visit the CFMSurvey website for full details.
Wednesday 26 August 2015:
CFM welcomes new member Ricardo Reis to LSE.
Tuesday 27 August 2015:
Congratulations to CFM Professor Francesco Caselli on being announced as the Director of the Macroeconomics and Growth Programme at the Centre for Economic Policy Research.
Tuesday 21 July 2015: CFM Survey
July's CFM Survey results are now available, focusing on Monetary Policy and Zero Lower Bound.
Wednesday 08 July 2015: CFM & LSE Greece and the Eurozone Letter
LSE faculty urge both sides in the Eurozone/Greek drama to find a solution by acting in a more economically responsible manner.Letter can be found here [PDF].
Wouter Den Haan discussed these ideas with USA Today, and press coverage includes VoxEU and Voice of America.
Wednesday 03 May 2015: CFM in the Media
CFM Director Wouter Den Haan mentioned in Financial Times article Has the rethinking of macroeconomic policy been successful?
Friday 29 May 2015: CFM Survey in the Media
March's CFM Survey results cited in Financial Times report on the Bank of England's move to enhance transparency.
Friday 01 May 2015: Gearty Grililng with Chris PIssarides
CFM Chairman and LSE Regius Professor Sir Chris PIssarides was interviewed as part of LSE's Gerty Grillings series.