Research agenda
Economic and Financial Governance
Fiscal and Monetary Policy

Fiscal and Monetary Policy

The research in the area of economic governance relates to the following research questions:

Research Agenda - Economic Governance

 

The Economic Governance of the EU

  • The economics of EU sustainability: Optimal currency areas, fiscal & monetary policy
  • History of EU economic integration
  • The legal and political constraints on EU evolution
  • Which way forward?

Legal, economic and political foundations of the division of power between financial regulators

  • ‘financial regulators’ include ECB, ESAs (EBA, ESMA, EIOPA), the ECB and the European Commission
  • this topic could be approached from each of the three main perspectives of EURO-CEFG (economics, law, and political science) , preferably integrated with one another

Legal and political foundations of extra-institutional initiatives

  • ‘extra-institutional initiatives’ include ESM and SRF

How should financial crisis management decision/law-making be organized?

  • this topic could be approached from each of the three main perspectives of EURO-CEFG (economics, law, and political science) , preferably integrated with one another
  • concerns both interaction public – private regulation as well as supranational – national regulation