Annual Conference of the Bank of Albania - Monetary Policy, Economic Integration and the ''New Normal”

Publication date: 15.01.2019


The Bank of Albania co-organises with the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) the annual conference: “Monetary Policy, Economic Integration and the “New Normal””, on 1 November 2018.

This conference is organised under the auspices of the Governor of the Bank of Albania, Mr Gent Sejko, and was attended by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Albania, H.E. Mr. Edi Rama, the Minister of Finance and Economy, Mr Arben Ahmetaj, Government ministers and members of the Albanian Parliament. The conference was also attended by governors, deputy governors, and high-level representatives and management boards from other central banks, Ambassadors in Albania, representatives from international financial institutions, such as the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, representatives from the academia, the banking and financial system, the media, and staff members of the Bank of Albania.

This conference is organised in the framework of the Co-operation Agreement between the Bank of Albania and the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).


Welcome and opening addresses  

Presentations according to the agenda

FIRST SESSION - The “new normal” of monetary policy


SECOND SESSION: Financial globalisation and the evolution of global and regional cooperation arrangements


THIRD SESSION: Financial innovation and implications for monetary policy and financial resilience


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