Bank of Lithuania
June 07 09:00 - 16:30
Vilnius Saulėtekio al. 9

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Bank of Lithuania (BoL) research conference, hosted by Vilnius University (VU)
Date: 7 June, 2023
Venue: "Tech Hub" at Vilnius University's Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Saulėtekio al. 9., Vilnius, Building II, 2nd floor.

No registration required.


09:00–09:30 Welcome coffee
09:30–10:30 Presentation and Q&A: Lithuania and the World Economy by Mr. Borja Gracia, Head of IMF Mission

Panel discussion. Participants: Ms. Gintarė Skaistė, Minister of Finance, Mr. Gediminas Šimkus, Chair of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania, Mr. Borja Gracia, Head of IMF Mission.
Moderated by Aurelija Proškutė, PhD (Research Fellow at Vilnius University and Head of the Applied Macroeconomic Research Unit at the BoL)

11:30–11:45 Coffee break
11:45–12:45 Research presentation “Wage Growth in Lithuania from 2008 to 2020: Observed Drivers and Underlying Shocks” by the Bank of Lithuania researchers
12:45–14:15 Lunch break
14:15–15:15 Research presentation “Inflation Dynamics and the Role of Macroeconomic Policies” by the IMF Team
15:15–16:15 Research presentation “Inflation, Competitiveness and the Wage-Productivity Nexus” by the IMF Team
16:15–16:30 Closing remarks
Last update: 13-06-2023