Interview with Alexandre Lamfalussy: the BIS and the change in economic policy in the 1970s and 1980s (Brussels, 18 March 2010)

In this interview, Alexandre Lamfalussy, Economic Adviser and Head of the Monetary and Economic Department of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) from 1976 to 1985 and General Manager of the BIS from 1985 to 1993, explains how the dominant Keynesian economic policy gradually gave way to a monetarist policy during the 1970s and up to the mid-1980s, and describes how this change in paradigm was perceived within the BIS.

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Source: Interview d'Alexandre Lamfalussy / ALEXANDRE LAMFALUSSY, Frédéric Clavert.- Bruxelles: CVCE [Prod.], 18.03.2010. CVCE, Sanem. - VIDEO (00:04:46, Couleur, Son original).

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