International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB)

The International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB) is an initiative of the central banking community.

Published quarterly, the journal features articles on central bank theory and practice, with a special emphasis on research relating to monetary and financial stability. The main objectives of the International Journal of Central Banking are:

  • to disseminate widely the best policy-relevant and applied research that reflects the missions of central banks around the world across a range of disciplines; and
  • to promote communication amongst researchers both inside and outside of central banks.

June 2016 issue

Eurosystem Household Finance and Consumption Survey: Main Results on Assets, Debt, and Saving
  by Olympia Bover, Martin Schürz, Jiri Slacalek and Federica Teppa

Household Saving Behavior in the Euro Area
  by Julie Le Blanc, Alessandro Porpiglia, Federica Teppa, Junyi Zhu and Michael Ziegelmeyer

The Distribution of Debt across Euro-Area Countries: The Role of Individual Characteristics, Institutions, and Credit Conditions
  by Olympia Bover, Jose Maria Casado, Sonia Costa, Philip Du Caju, Yvonne McCarthy, Eva Sierminska, Panagiota Tzamourani, Ernesto Villanueva and Tibor Zavadil

How Do Households Allocate Their Assets? Stylized Facts from the Eurosystem Household Finance and Consumption Survey
  by Luc Arrondel, Laura Bartiloro, Pirmin Fessler, Peter Lindner, Thomas Y. Mathä, Cristiana Rampazzi, Frédérique Savignac, Tobias Schmidt, Martin Schürz and Philip Vermeulen

Supranational Supervision: How Much and For Whom?
  by Thorsten Beck and Wolf Wagner

ECB Unconventional Monetary Policy and the Italian Economy during the Sovereign Debt Crisis
  by Marco Casiraghi, Eugenio Gaiotti, Lisa Rodano and Alessandro Secchi

The Transmission of Federal Reserve Tapering News to Emerging Financial Markets
  by Joshua Aizenman, Mahir Binici and Michael M. Hutchison

Optimal Inflation Weights in the Euro Area
  by Daniela Bragoli, Massimiliano Rigon and Francesco Zanetti

The Effects of Liquidity Regulation on Bank Assets and Liabilities
  by Patty Duijm and Peter Wierts