The Federal Reserve Bank of New York works to promote sound and well-functioning financial systems and markets through its provision of industry and payment services, advancement of infrastructure reform in key markets and training and educational support to international institutions.
The Outreach & Education function engages, empowers and educates the public in the Second District. Our outreach mission furthers the Bank’s commitment to the region by listening to the communities we serve and developing programs, analysis and sponsored conferences and clinics to help meet their needs. Our education mission aims to advance public knowledge about the Federal Reserve System and its role in the economy.
Auctions Conducted by Central Banks during the Crisis
November 22, 2010
A Conference sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Overview The objective of the workshop is twofold. First and foremost, we will share experiences about the design and the outcomes of auctions conducted by central banks around the world during the latest financial crisis. Second, it will be an opportunity to establish contacts between people either involved or interested in central banks' auctions in different countries. Speakers and attendees will include both practitioners and more academically oriented researchers. The sessions will range from simple descriptive presentations to more formal technical presentations.