Lars E.O. Svensson: Central Banking Revolutionary
15 March, 2023
The IMF publication Finance & Development profiles former Swedish central banker Lars E.O. Svensson, Affiliated Professor at the Stockholm School of Economics.
"The challenges would have been far more difficult but for significant enhancements in central banking over the past three decades—specifically, advances in a framework known as inflation targeting. While bringing the changes about has been a team effort, the person as responsible as anyone is Lars E.O. Svensson, a former deputy governor of Sweden’s Riksbank who is currently an affiliated professor at the prestigious Stockholm School of Economics," Prakash Loungani writes in his profile on Lars E.O. Svensson.