IIES/SNS International Policy Talks: Luca Fornaro – A Global Perspective on Inflation and the Covid-19 Recovery

Seminar Wed 17 May 2023
time and place

Wednesday 17 May 2023, 11:30–12:30
SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm. Wraps are served from 11:00.

Why did global inflation rise? How is inflation transmitted across countries? Do we need international monetary policy cooperation?

At this seminar, economist Luca Fornaro will present his research and participate in a panel discussion with Martin Flodén, Deputy Governor of the Riksbank, and Christina Nyman, Chief Economist at Handelsbanken.

Luca Fornaro is Senior Researcher at the Center for Research in International Economics (CREi), Adjunct Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), and Research Professor at the Barcelona School of Economics. He has also been a Visiting Scholar at the European Central Bank and the Bank of England. His research interests include international macroeconomics and monetary economics.

IIES/SNS International Policy Talks is a collaboration between the Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) at Stockholm University and SNS with the mission to bring insights from leading international economists to the Swedish policy debate.

The seminar will be held in English.


Luca Fornaro, Senior Researcher, Center for Research in International Economics (CREi)

Martin Flodén, Deputy Governor of the Riksbank

Christina Nyman, Chief Economist at Handelsbanken

The meeting is chaired by John Hassler, Professor of Economics at IIES.

Registration and fee

The meeting is free of charge and open to SNS members*, specially invited guests of IIES and SNS, academia as well as media. The seminar will take place at SNS, Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm. It is possible to participate digitally. Register using the registration buttons above.

In case of cancellation after 16 May or in case of no-show, SEK 395 excluding VAT will be charged.

*List of SNS members/Information about membership