We are proud to announce that the 2022 Warsaw MMF Conference Keynote Speakers are:
Hélène Rey is the Lord Bagri Professor of Economics at London Business School and Fellow of the Econometric Society, British Academy, European Economic Association, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, correspondante de l’Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques, member of the Group of Thirty and foreign honorary member of the American Economic Association. Her research focuses on the determinants and consequences of external trade and financial imbalances, the theory and empirics of financial crises and the organization of the international monetary system. She introduced the concept of Global Financial Cycles and qualified the idea of the Mundellian Trilemma. She is the recipient of Bernácer Prize, the inaugural Birgit Grodal Award of the European Economic Association, Yrjö Jahnsson Award, the Inaugural Carl Menger Preis, Prix Edouard Bonnefous, Maurice Allais Prize and Prix Turgot.
Ricardo Reis is the A.W. Phillips Professor of Economics at the London School of Economics and Fellow of the Econometric Society. His main areas of research are inflation, inflation expectations, unconventional monetary policies and the central bank’s balance sheet, disagreement and inattention, business cycle models with inequality, automatic stabilizers, public debt sustainability, monetary-fiscal interactions, sovereign-bond backed securities, and the role of capital misallocation in the European slump and crisis. He is an academic consultant at the Bank of England, the Riksbank, and the Federal Reserve system and directs the Centre for Macroeconomics in the UK. He is the recipient of Yrjo Jahnsson award, Banque de France / Toulouse School of Economics junior prize, and Bernácer prize. His public service includes writing a weekly column for the Portuguese press and developing European Safe Bonds (ESBies).