Monetary Policy and Inequality: COVID-19 and Beyond


December 14, 2020, 8:00 AM to 9:15 AM EST
Virtual Event

D. Filiz Unsal (International Monetary Fund), Olivier Blanchard (PIIE), Markus K. Brunnermeier (PIIE), Adam S. Posen (PIIE) and Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Monetary Authority of Singapore)

Session 3 of the "Central Banking and Inequality: COVID-19 and Beyond" event series

Event Summary

The Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE), the International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the Council on Economic Policies (CEP) held a three-part series on “Central Banking and Inequality: COVID-19 and Beyond” in December 2020. The three discussions will cover the link between inequality and financial regulation (December 7), financial market infrastructure (December 11), and monetary policy (December 14).

The third session on monetary policy featured:

D. Filiz Unsal, International Monetary Fund

Olivier Blanchard, PIIE
Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Adam Posen, PIIE
Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Monetary Authority of Singapore