Lucrezia Reichlin is Professor of Economics at the London Business School, non-executive director of AGEAS Insurance Group as well as Chairman & co-founder of Now-Casting Economics Ltd and a Trustee of IFRS. She is a columnist for the Italian national daily Il Corriere della Sera and a regular contributor of Project Syndicate.
Reichlin received a Ph.D. in Economics from New York University. From 2005 to 2008 she was the Director General of Research at the European Central Bank. From 2009 to 2018 she was non-executive director of UniCredit Banking Group and from 2016 to 2019 she was non-executive director of Eurobank Ergasias SA.
Reichlin has been an active contributor to the life of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR). She was research director in 2011-2013, first Chairman of the CEPR Euro Area Business Cycle Dating Committee, co-founder and scientist in charge of the Euro Area Business Cycle Network, and she is now a trustee.
Reichlin has published numerous papers on econometrics and macroeconomics. She is an expert on forecasting, business cycle analysis and monetary policy. She pioneered now-casting in economics by developing econometrics methods capable of reading the real time data flow through the lenses of a formal econometric model. These methods are now widely used by central banks and private investors around the world.
Coronavirus Policy Work
|●||COVID-19: Europe needs a catastrophe relief plan|
|●||A proposal for a Covid Credit Line|
|●||Fault lines in fiscal-monetary policy coordination|
|●||COVID-19 economic crisis: Europe needs more than one instrument|
|●||Repair and reconstruct: A Recovery Initiative|
|●||Covid-19: Lessons From 2008|
|●||COVID-19 Is an Opportunity for Europe|
|●||What can the G20 do: COVID-19 and the financial systems. Click HERE to watch the video|