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.

December 2020 issue

Trust in the Central Bank and Inflation Expectations
by Dimitris Christelis, Dimitris Georgarakos, Tullio Jappelli, and Maarten van Rooij
Online appendix

What Rule for the Federal Reserve? Forecast Targeting
by Lars E.O. Svensson

The Aggregate and Country-Specific Effectiveness of ECB Policy: Evidence from an External Instruments VAR Approach
by Lucas Hafemann and Peter Tillmann

Contagion in the CoCos Market? A Case Study of Two Stress Events
by Pierluigi Bologna, Arianna Miglietta, and Anatoli Segura

Risk Shocks and Monetary Policy in the New Normal
by Martin Seneca

Independent Central Banks: Low Inflation at No Cost? A Model with Fiscal Policy
by Montserrat Ferré and Carolina Manzano

Residential Investment and Economic Activity: Evidence from the Past Five Decades
by Emanuel Kohlscheen, Aaron Mehrotra, and Dubravko Mihaljek

Monetary Policy as an Optimum Currency Area Criterion
by Dominik Groll