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Valérie Mignon

Addressing macroeconomic imbalances within the euro area: still a long road ahead

 Billet du 15 avril 2019
Par Virginie Coudert, Cécile Couharde, Carl Grekou, Valérie Mignon
The shock caused by the 2007-08 financial collapse, followed by the European sovereign debt crisis, has raised new doubts about the ability of the single currency to work well in a region with huge economic and political diversity. It has also given a new dimension to this debate by highlighting the building-up of unsustainable macroeconomic imbalances within the European Monetary Union (EMU).

Sortie de l’euro et compétitivité française

 Billet du 21 mars 2017
Par Michel Aglietta, Anne-Laure Delatte, Etienne Espagne, Carl Grekou, Thomas Grjebine, Jérôme Héricourt, Valérie Mignon, Florian Morvillier, Justine Pedrono, Fabien Tripier
Nous posons dans ce billet deux questions simples : la France est-elle sur ou sous-évaluée, est-ce qu’un réalignement des parités dans la zone euro impliquerait une dévaluation de la France vis-à-vis de tous ses partenaires ? Et est-ce que la balance commerciale française s’améliorerait ?



Volatility and uncertainty are not the same!

 Billet du 4 mai 2015
Par Valérie Mignon, Marc Joëts, Tovonony Razafindrabe
Crude oil price volatility is often viewed as reflecting uncertainty not only related to the oil market, but also to the global macroeconomic environment. However, the question arises as to whether uncertainty is not likely to be at play without generating high volatility on the oil market.