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News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, September 24, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 25, 2020
Monetary Policy Report with Financial Stability Assessment (Norges Bank) Optimism in the Time of COVID (Randal K. Quarles; Federal Reserve Board of Governors) Tracking compliance with EU fiscal rules: A new database of the Secretariat of the European Fiscal Board (Martin Larch, Stefano Santacroce; VoxEU) Nigerian central bank cuts rates despite rising inflation (Dan Hardie; Central Banking) Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Markets in Crypto-assets, and amending Directive (European Commission) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, September 24, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”

News in Systemic Risk: Friday, September 25, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 25, 2020
Turkish central bank raises rates unexpectedly (Central Banking) Evaluation of too-big-to-fail reforms: Lessons for the COVID-19 pandemic (Claudia M. Buch; VoxEU) Securing China’s Post-Pandemic Recovery: Deepening Reforms and Pursuing Rebalancing (Geoffrey W.S. Okamoto; International Monetary Fund) Financial conditions, business cycle fluctuations and growth at risk (Andrea Falconio, Simone Manganelli; European Central Bank) What reforms does the US financial system need? (Nicolas Véron, Atif Mian, Patrick Honohan (PIIE); Peterson Institute for International Economics) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Friday, September 25, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”

"Prioritizing Wall Street": Report by Select Subcommittee on Fed’s Corporate Bond Purchases

September 24, 2020
On September 23, the United States House of Representatives Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis released a report investigating corporate bond purchases by the Federal Reserve (Fed) in response to the economic downturn caused by COVID-19. Continue reading “"Prioritizing Wall Street": Report by Select Subcommittee on Fed’s Corporate Bond Purchases”

USDA Announces $14 Billion in Aid to Farmers

September 23, 2020
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on September 18 that a second tranche of approximately $14 billion in federal aid will be made available to agricultural producers struggling as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP 2) provides direct support to farmers facing significant price declines. Continue reading “USDA Announces $14 Billion in Aid to Farmers”

News in Systemic Risk: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 23, 2020
Japan's Economy and Monetary Policy (Bank of Japan; Haruhiko Kuroda ) Lebanon's monetary meltdown tests the limits of central banking (Patrick Honohan, Adnan Mazarei ; Peterson Institute for International Economics) Automatic fiscal stabilisers in the euro area and the COVID-19 crisis (Othman Bouabdallah, Cristina Checherita-Westphal, Maximilian Freier, Carolin Nerlich, Kamila Sławińska; European Central Bank ) ECB to accept sustainability-linked bonds as collateral (European Central Bank) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”

News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, September 24, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 25, 2020
Monetary Policy Report with Financial Stability Assessment (Norges Bank) Optimism in the Time of COVID (Randal K. Quarles; Federal Reserve Board of Governors) Tracking compliance with EU fiscal rules: A new database of the Secretariat of the European Fiscal Board (Martin Larch, Stefano Santacroce; VoxEU) Nigerian central bank cuts rates despite rising inflation (Dan Hardie; Central Banking) Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on Markets in Crypto-assets, and amending Directive (European Commission) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Thursday, September 24, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”

News in Systemic Risk: Friday, September 25, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 25, 2020
Turkish central bank raises rates unexpectedly (Central Banking) Evaluation of too-big-to-fail reforms: Lessons for the COVID-19 pandemic (Claudia M. Buch; VoxEU) Securing China’s Post-Pandemic Recovery: Deepening Reforms and Pursuing Rebalancing (Geoffrey W.S. Okamoto; International Monetary Fund) Financial conditions, business cycle fluctuations and growth at risk (Andrea Falconio, Simone Manganelli; European Central Bank) What reforms does the US financial system need? (Nicolas Véron, Atif Mian, Patrick Honohan (PIIE); Peterson Institute for International Economics) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Friday, September 25, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”

"Prioritizing Wall Street": Report by Select Subcommittee on Fed’s Corporate Bond Purchases

September 24, 2020
On September 23, the United States House of Representatives Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis released a report investigating corporate bond purchases by the Federal Reserve (Fed) in response to the economic downturn caused by COVID-19. Continue reading “"Prioritizing Wall Street": Report by Select Subcommittee on Fed’s Corporate Bond Purchases”

USDA Announces $14 Billion in Aid to Farmers

September 23, 2020
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced on September 18 that a second tranche of approximately $14 billion in federal aid will be made available to agricultural producers struggling as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP 2) provides direct support to farmers facing significant price declines. Continue reading “USDA Announces $14 Billion in Aid to Farmers”

News in Systemic Risk: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)

September 23, 2020
Japan's Economy and Monetary Policy (Bank of Japan; Haruhiko Kuroda ) Lebanon's monetary meltdown tests the limits of central banking (Patrick Honohan, Adnan Mazarei ; Peterson Institute for International Economics) Automatic fiscal stabilisers in the euro area and the COVID-19 crisis (Othman Bouabdallah, Cristina Checherita-Westphal, Maximilian Freier, Carolin Nerlich, Kamila Sławińska; European Central Bank ) ECB to accept sustainability-linked bonds as collateral (European Central Bank) Continue reading “News in Systemic Risk: Wednesday, September 23, 2020 (10 a.m. ET)”