EF Roundtable

The higher interest rate environment in the post-pandemic fight against inflation has created challenges for banks and altered the return landscape for stocks and bonds. To explore and analyze these developments EconoFact invited Professor John Campbell (Harvard), Eric Rosengren (MIT, and Past President of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston) and Christopher Smart (Head of Barings Investment Institute). Highlights of the Roundtable Discussion: Finance at a Time of Stress, held on April 27th 2023 are provided below.