|date||October 20, 2016 - October 21, 2016|
|location||Joint Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and European Central Bank conference|
|organisation||European Central Bank (ECB) i|
Eurostat, the European Central Bank, the European Statistical Advisory Committee, the Federation of European National Statistical Societies and the Hungarian Central Statistical Office, with the involvement of the Hungarian Statistical Association, are organising the second edition of the conference of European statistics stakeholders.
The aim of the conference is to bring together European methodologists, producers, and users of statistics to discuss users’ needs, to share best practices in the production of official statistics, to present innovative ways of visualising and communicating statistics, and to advance new methodological ideas for collecting and analysing data.
The European Central Bank (ECB) manages the euro and frames and implements EU economic & monetary policy. Its main aim is to keep prices stable, thereby supporting economic growth and job creation.
What does the ECB do?
-Sets the interest rates at which it lends to commercial banks in the eurozone (also known as the euro area), thus controlling money supply and inflation