Research & Conferences
OMFIF virtual panel:
Monetary policies of Central and Eastern Europe: Covid-19 pandemic response
15 February 2021
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. (CET)
During 2020 the pandemic took a great toll on economies around the world, forcing central banks and governments to take decisive monetary and fiscal policy decisions. The virtual panel discussion on monetary policies of Central and Eastern Europe: Covid-19 pandemic response, held by the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum (OMFIF) on 15 February, focused on how some Central and Eastern European economies devised measures to support their economies. Deputy Governors of the Czech and Polish central banks as well as the Executive Director of the Monetary Policy and Foreign Reserve Management Department of the Hungarian central bank discussed the respective actions taken by these institutions in order to mitigate the effects of the pandemic.
Marta Kightley, Vice President, First Deputy President, Narodowy Bank Polski Marek Mora, Deputy Governor, Česká Národní Banka Ádám Banai, Executive Director of the Monetary Policy and Foreign Reserve Management Department, Magyar Nemzeti Bank