Francesca Monti's picture
Affiliation: 
Kings College London

Voting history

ECB Monetary Policy and Catch-up Inflation

Question 2: Which of the following policies is the most desirable to meet the ECBs objective to achieve its mandate of “price stability” as you understand this term.

Answer:
Average inflation targeting
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 1: To what extent do you agree with the following statement? “The European Central Bank should systematically allow for inflation to exceed its target to compensate for periods of below target inflation.”

Answer:
Agree
Confidence level:
Very confident

Fiscal Rules in the European Monetary Union

Proposition 1: The existing fiscal rules for European Monetary Union members require revision.

Answer:
Agree
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 2: Which of the following is the one reform you would choose to improve fiscal rules?

Answer:
Expansion of EU level fiscal capacity for expanded mutual insurance
Confidence level:
Confident
Comment:
A higher degree of co-ordination of fiscal policy at an EU level would also facilitate convergence and increase the effectiveness of euro-area-wide monetary policy.

Asset Prices and Monetary Policy

Proposition 2: Asset prices and financial imbalances are best addressed using macroprudential tools and left out of the monetary policy decision making process.

 

Answer:
Agree
Confidence level:
Very confident
Comment:
Monetary policy tools are less effective in addressing financial imbalances than macroprudential tools.

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