All courses are scheduled to take place at the JVI. Courses may have to be delivered virtually in case safe travel to and in-person training in Vienna is not possible. The decision to offer virtual instead of onsite training will be made within 5 weeks of the course start date.
TARGET GROUP | Mid-level to senior officials from central banks, ministries of finance and regulatory agencies in charge of financial stability or financial regulation and supervision.
DESCRIPTION | The objective of this one-week course is to deepen understanding of recent trends and issues related to the financial stability function of central banks. The course will discuss, among others, the objective and the role of macroprudential policy and its conduct in France and Europe, Basel III countercyclical capital buffer, FX lending, early warning indicators, macroprudential stress testing, real estate market analysis, and the implications of climate change. The lectures will be complemented by hands-on workshops, both plenary and in smaller groups, in which participants will use EViews and Excel to analyze various macroprudential policy issues. Participants are expected to deliver short presentations and engage in group discussions on key financial stability issues in their countries.