Veranstaltungen des DIW Berlin/
Events of DIW Berlin

22. Sept 2017

Veranstaltung IMF 2017 External Sector Report on Global Imbalances: Diagnosis and Policy Challenges

The reports provides an overview of how the Fund conducts external assessments, and discuss the key findings of the 2017 External Sector Report. Specifically, it will highlight the recent rotation of excess imbalances towards advanced economies and discuss the associated risks and policy challenges. Additional light will be shed on the possible factors behind the persistence of large excess surpluses in key advanced economies.

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  • Luis Cubeddu, Head of the Open Economy Division in the IMF’s Research Department

    Johannes Wiegand, Deputy Chief of the Open-Economy Macroeconomics Division in the IMF's Research Department

    Mai Chi Dao, Economist in the Open Economy Division of the IMF's Research Department

    Moderation: Marcel Fratzscher Ph.D., President of DIW Berlin

  • Zeit
    1.00 p.m. to 2.15 p.m.
    Schumpeter Hall Mohrenstr. 58 10117 Berlin
    im DIW Berlin
    Tel.: +49 30 89789 181