Seminar: Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets

 

Monetary Policy in Emerging Markets
organised by the OECD Economics Department and CCBS/Bank of England
OECD, Paris, 28 February 2007

AGENDA

Inaugural Session and Thematic Papers

Chair: Jean-Philippe Cotis (Economics Department, OECD)

Welcome remarks 

9:35-10:15 Overview of monetary policy regimes in emerging-market economies and issues for discussion
Speaker: Prof. Leonardo Leiderman (Tel Aviv University)
Monetary policy in emerging markets: Key current IT themes
Discussant: Mr. Niels Thygesen (Economic and Development Review Committee, OECD)
Key themes for IT central banks

10:15-10:35 Challenges for inflation targeters: the experience of industrial countries
Speaker: Ms. Gill Hammond (CCBS, Bank of England)
Inflation targeting; challenges facing industrialised countries

Floor discussions

11:10-11:45 Monetary policymaking and inflation expectations: the experience of Latin America
Speakers: Messrs. Luiz de Mello and Diego Moccero (Economics Department, OECD)
Monetary policymaking and inflation expectations: The experience of Latin America
Discussant: Mr. Ramón Moreno (BIS)

11:45-12:10: Asset and commodity prices: implications for monetary policy
Speaker: Mr. Mario Blejer (CCBS, Bank of England)
Asset and commodity prices: Implications for monetary policy

Floor discussions

Country Experiences

14:30-16:15: Brazil, Chile, Indonesia and South Africa
Moderator: Mr. Mario Blejer (CCBS, Bank of England)
Speakers:
Mr. André Minella (Central Bank of Brazil)
Brazil: Taming inflation expectations
Mr. Rodrigo Valdés (Central Bank of Chile)
Inflation targeting in Chile: Experience and issues
Mr. Hartadi Sarwono (Bank Indonesia)
Monetary policy in emerging markets: Indonesia's case
Mr. Monde Mnyande (South African Reserve Bank)
South Africa's experiences of monetary policy within an inflation targeting policy framework

Floor discussions

16:30-18:00: Czech Republic, Mexico and Turkey
Moderator: Mr. Val Koromzay (Economics Department, OECD)
Speakers:
Ms. Kateřina Šmídková (Czech National Bank)
Inflation targeting: Czech experience
Mr. Manuel Ramos Francia (Bank of Mexico)
Monetary policy in Mexico
Ms. Gülbin Şahinbeyoglu (Central Bank of Turkey)
From exchange rate stabilization to inflation targeting: The case of Turkey

Floor discussions and closing remarks

Further information can be obtained from the South America Desk at the OECD Economics Department at ECO.Contact@oecd.org

 

 

 

Countries list

  • Afghanistan
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Benin
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Botswana
  • Brazil
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Bulgaria
  • Burkina Faso
  • Burundi
  • Cambodia
  • Cameroon
  • Canada
  • Cape Verde
  • Cayman Islands
  • Central African Republic
  • Chad
  • Chile
  • China (People’s Republic of)
  • Chinese Taipei
  • Colombia
  • Comoros
  • Congo
  • Cook Islands
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Côte d'Ivoire
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Denmark
  • Djibouti
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
  • Equatorial Guinea
  • Eritrea
  • Estonia
  • Ethiopia
  • European Union
  • Faeroe Islands
  • Fiji
  • Finland
  • Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM)
  • France
  • French Guiana
  • Gabon
  • Gambia
  • Georgia
  • Germany
  • Ghana
  • Gibraltar
  • Greece
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guatemala
  • Guernsey
  • Guinea
  • Guinea-Bissau
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Hong Kong, China
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Ireland
  • Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Isle of Man
  • Israel
  • Italy
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jersey
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Kenya
  • Kiribati
  • Korea
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Latvia
  • Lebanon
  • Lesotho
  • Liberia
  • Libya
  • Liechtenstein
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Macao (China)
  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Maldives
  • Mali
  • Malta
  • Marshall Islands
  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
  • Mayotte
  • Mexico
  • Micronesia (Federated States of)
  • Moldova
  • Monaco
  • Mongolia
  • Montenegro
  • Montserrat
  • Morocco
  • Mozambique
  • Myanmar
  • Namibia
  • Nauru
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Niger
  • Nigeria
  • Niue
  • Norway
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palau
  • Palestinian Administered Areas
  • Panama
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Romania
  • Russian Federation
  • Rwanda
  • Saint Helena
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Samoa
  • San Marino
  • Sao Tome and Principe
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Senegal
  • Serbia
  • Serbia and Montenegro (pre-June 2006)
  • Seychelles
  • Sierra Leone
  • Singapore
  • Slovak Republic
  • Slovenia
  • Solomon Islands
  • Somalia
  • South Africa
  • South Sudan
  • Spain
  • Sri Lanka
  • Sudan
  • Suriname
  • Swaziland
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania
  • Thailand
  • Timor-Leste
  • Togo
  • Tokelau
  • Tonga
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Tuvalu
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • United States Virgin Islands
  • Uruguay
  • Uzbekistan
  • Vanuatu
  • Venezuela
  • Vietnam
  • Virgin Islands (UK)
  • Wallis and Futuna Islands
  • Western Sahara
  • Yemen
  • Zambia
  • Zimbabwe