CNB Research Open Day 2017

Monday, 15 May 2017

Czech National Bank’s Commodity Exchange (Plodinová burza) building, Senovážné nám. 30, Prague 1


8.30 Registration & Morning Coffee
9.00        Welcome Address: Oldřich Dědek, Board Member, CNB
9.05 CNB Research in 2017 (pdf, 151 kB): Jan Brůha, Director of Economic Research Division, Monetary Department, CNB
9.15 Keynote Speech: “Lingering Low Interest Rate Environment and Monetary Accommodation in the Euro Area – Impact on Central and South Eastern Europe (pdf, 2.7 MB)” by Dimitar Bogov, Governor, National bank of the Republic of Macedonia
9.45 Q&A
10.00               Coffee Break
  Session 1. Chair: Jan Babecký, CNB
10.15 Margins of Trade: Czech Firms Before, During and After the Crisis” by Kamil Galuščák and Ivan Sutóris
Presentation (pdf, 277 kB)
10.35 Discussion: João Amador, Banco de Portugal
Presentation (pdf, 1.7 MB)
10.50 Q&A
11.00 Nowcasting the Czech Trade Balance” by Oxana Babecká Kucharčuková and Jan Brůha
Presentation (pdf, 497 kB)
11.20 Discussion: Gabriel Perez Quiros, Banco de España
Presentation (pdf, 86 kB)
11.35 Q&A
11.45 Coffee Break
  Session 2. Chair: Michal Franta, CNB
12.00 Monetary Policy and Macroprudential Policy: Rivals or Teammates?” by Simona Malovaná and Jan Frait
Presentation (pdf, 664 kB)
12.20 Discussion: Oleksiy Kryvtsov, Bank of Canada
Presentation (pdf, 296 kB)
12.35 Q&A
12.45 Confidence Cycles and Liquidity Hoarding” by Volha Audzei
Presentation (pdf, 294 kB)
13.05 Discussion: Niki Papadopoulou, Central Bank of Cyprus
Presentation (pdf, 91 kB)
13.20 Q&A
13.30 Lunch
  Session 3. Chair: Kamil Galuščák, CNB
14.45 Guest lecture: “Trade, Protectionist Challenges and Global Value Chains (pdf, 1.7 MB)” by João Amador, Banco de Portugal
15:45 Q&A
16:00 End of the Programme 

The programme of CNB Research Open Day 2017 can be downloaded also in pdf format (pdf, 232 kB).

Please note that places will be subject to availability owing to the limited capacity of the conference facility.
Registration required (REGISTRATION CLOSED).