The (dual) primary mandate of the European Central Bank: between inflation and eurozone survival

Author: Nuno Albuquerque Matos
Published: 23.06.2022
Introduction Inflation is affecting the whole world and the European Union (EU) is no exception. Following the lead of the Bank of England and the US Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank (ECB) recently decided  to address this issue. However, as I will endeavour to explain, the decision seems contradictory in its terms since it […]