Klaus Adam

Klaus Adam is Professor of Economics at the University of Mannheim. He previously held a professorship at the University of Oxford and at Nuffield College. He is a member of the Academic Advisory Board of the German Ministry of Finance, Research Professor at the Deutsche Bundes­bank, editor of the International Journal of Central Banking and associate editor for the Journal of Monetary Economics.

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What's new? 


New "Week in Europe" Podcast (Dec 3):
"Why Inflation Fails to Scare Euro Area Bond investors"
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Just published: Robustly Optimal Monetary Policy in a New Keynesian Model with Housing, with Michael Woodford, Journal of Economic Theory, Vol. 198, December 2021, JET link

CEPR Report: The ECB strategy: The 2021 review and its future, with Lucrezia Reichlin,  Warwick McKibbin, Michael McMahon, Ricardo Reis, Giovanni Ricco,  and Beatrice Weder di Mauro; September 2021. 


New ECB Working Paper: The Case for a Positive Inflation Target in the Euro Area: Evidence from France, Germany and Italy

July 2021


Just published: Monetary Policy Challenges from Falling Natural Interest Rates, in: ECB Sintra Forum Conference Proceedings, p. 186-209,  May 2021,  slides and video of conference presentation, Media coverage: Bloomberg, ReutersFAZ 


Press article, May 2021 (in German): "Das Dilemma der EZB",  

Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, Mai 2, 2021

Published paper: Do Survey Expectations of Returns Reflect Risk Adjustments? with Stefan Nagel & Dmitry Matveev, Journal of Monetary Economics, pp. 723-749, January 2021

July 2020: I've been elected to Academia Europaea