Past events

Autumn 2017

December

Tuesday 19 December, at 17.00 Bank of Finland forecast for the Finnish economy
Juha Kilponen, Head of Division

Monday 4 December, at 17.00 Studia Monetaria lectures – Finland 100
100-year-old Finland and 23 years of European Union membership
Governor Erkki Liikanen

November

Tuesday 28 November, at 17.00 History seminar
Matti Vanhala, the first euro era Governor of the Bank of Finland
Antti Suvanto, PhD (Pol.Sc.) chairs a discussion with former Bank of Finland heads of department, Markus Fogelholm and Kjell-Peter Söderlund

Tuesday 14 November Event cancelled: A century of Finland’s economy: what are our export strengths?
Juha Tarkka, Adviser to the Board, interviews Research director Juhana Aunesluoma (University of Helsinki) and Saara Tamminen, Special Researcher (VATT Institute for Economic Research)

Tuesday 7 November, at 17.00 Studia Monetaria lectures
What will change in the sales of investment products?
Marko Hovi and Päivi Turunen, Market Supervisors (FIN-FSA)

October

Tuesday 24 October at 17.00 History seminar
Ele Alenius, a social thinker in politics and the central bank
Governor Erkki Liikanen interviews Kalevi Kivistö, Lic. (Pol.Sc.) and Docent Antti Kuusterä.

Tuesday 10 October, at 17.00 Studia Monetaria lectures
European Cyber Security Month: Are your accounts and data secure?
Hanna Heiskanen, Senior Digitalisation Specialist, (FIN-FSA) and Tomi Kinnari, Information Security Specialist (National Cyber Security Centre Finland (NCSC-FI) of the Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority

Tuesday 3 October, at 17.00 Public event on the special day dedicated to Payments in tomorrow's Finland – Finland 100
Joint Finland 100 initiative of the Bank of Finland and the Ministry of Finance
Opening address by Olli Rehn, Member of the Board

September

Thursday 28 September, at 17.00
Monetary policy and the outlook for the international economy
Hanna Freystätter, Head of Division

Tuesday 19 September, at 17.00 Studia Monetaria lectures – Finland 100
Prospering Finland – 100 years
Matti Ilmanen, Senior Portfolio Manager

Spring 2017

June

June 6, at 17.00
Presentation of Euro & talous 3/2017
Juha Kilponen, Head of Division, will present the Bank of Finland forecast for the Finnish economy.

May

11 May, at 17.00
Presentation of Euro & talous 2/2017
Paavo Miettinen, Head of Division, will present the financial stability review.

2 May, at 17.00
Studia monetaria lectures: The possibilities, achievements and failures of financial market regulation
Peik Granlund, Financial Analyst, Financial Supervisory Authority.

April

25 April, at 17.00
Thriving and declining regions in Finland – Finland100 
Lauri Kajanoja, Adviser to the Bank of Finland Board, with his guests Signe Jauhiainen, Senior Researcher in Economics, Social Insurance Institution KELA; Professor Rauli Svento, University of Oulu; and Jarkko Kivistö, Senior Economist, Bank of Finland.

4 April, at 17.00
History seminar: Parliamentary Supervisory Council – interest rate decisions and appointments - Finland100
Docent Antti Kuusterä

March

7 March, at 17.00
The economy changes, what about the employees? – Finland100
Lauri Kajanoja, Adviser to the Bank of Finland Board, with his guests Terhi Maczulskij, Senior Researcher, Labour Institute for Economic Research;  Chief research scientist Antti Kauhanen, ETLA and Meri Obstbaum, Senior Adviser, Bank of Finland.

14 March, at 17.00
Talouskirja nyt discussion series: Inkeri Hirvensalo ja Pekka Sutela: Rahay pois bolševikeilta (´Money away from the Bolsheviks´)
Governor Erkki Liikanen interviews the authors.

30 March, at 17.00 
Presentation of Euro & talous 1/2017 
Hanna Freystätter, Senior Adviser, discusses monetary policy and the outlook for the international economy.

February

14 February, at 17.00
Studia monetaria lectures: If a bank wobbles, in what order will investment products lose their value?
Sami Pyykönen, Head of Division, Financial Supervisory Authority.

7 February, at 17.00
Economic policy discussion: Has growth stalled? Long-term global trends Finland 100
Antti Suvanto, PhD (Pol.Sc.); Juha Kilponen, Head of Forecasting, Bank of Finland; Professor Matti Pohjola, Aalto University; and Tuulia Hakola-Uusitalo, Senior Financial Adviser, Ministry of Finance.