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Peter Bofinger

Peter Bofinger

Peter Bofinger has been a member of the government-appointed German Council of Economic Experts known colloquially here as the "Five Wise Men" since 2004. He is a professor of monetary policy and international economics at the University of Würzburg. His most recent book, published in German, is called "Ist der Markt noch zu retten?" ("Can the Market Still Be Saved?").

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Peter Bofinger
Christian de Boissieu
Wolfgang Franz
Jean Pisani-Ferry
Christoph Schmidt
Wolfgang Wiegard

Europe must take control of banking stress tests

Peter Bofinger, Christian de Boissieu, Daniel Cohen, Wolfgang Franz, Jean Pisani-Ferry, Christoph Schmidt, Beatrice Weder di Mauro and Wolfgang Wiegard warn against a false sense of security, which European governments seem to be lulled into, and propose common tests to evaluate the true state of Europe’s banking system based on common macro scenarios, common valuation […]

By: Peter Bofinger, Christian de Boissieu, Wolfgang Franz, Jean Pisani-Ferry, Christoph Schmidt and Wolfgang Wiegard Topic: Finance & Financial Regulation Date: May 30, 2009