Monetary Dialogue with the ECB President, Christine Lagarde

18-03-2021 - 17:07
Debate with ECB President Christine Lagarde on the 2020 annual report Debate with ECB President Christine Lagarde on the 2020 annual report
Debate with ECB President Christine Lagarde on the 2020 annual report © European Union 2021 - EP

On 18 March, 09:00 – 11:00, the ECON Committee had an exchange of views with the ECB President, in a crucial moment for the European Union one year after the first lockdown.

In particular, Members of ECON debated two topics with President Christine Lagarde: how to recalibrate Monetary Policy Instruments to address the economic fallout from the pandemic and the dangers of cliff effects within the path to recovery.