The International Journal of Central Banking (IJCB) is an initiative of the central banking community.
Published quarterly, the journal features articles on central bank theory and practice, with a special emphasis on research.

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Latest articles

Aggregation Level in Stress-Testing Models
by Galina Hale, John Krainer, and Erin McCarthy

The Information Content and Statistical Properties of Diffusion Indexes
by Santiago Pinto, Pierre-Daniel Sarte, and Robert Sharp

Bank Standalone Credit Ratings
by Michael R. King, Steven Ongena, and Nikola Tarashev

Narrow Banking with Modern Depository Institutions: Is There a Reason to Panic?
by Hugo Rodríguez Mendizábal

The Limits of Central Bank Forward Guidance under Learning
by Stephen J. Cole

Regulating the Doom Loop
by Spyros Alogoskoufis and Sam Langfield
Online appendix

Systemic Risk and the Fallacy of Composition: Empirical Evidence from Japanese Regional Banks
by Naohisa Hirakata, Yosuke Kido, and Jie Liang Thum

Finite Horizons and the Monetary/Fiscal Policy Mix
by Kostas Mavromatis

Editorial board
Managing Editor

Luc Laeven
European Central Bank


Tobias Adrian
International Monetary Fund

Boragan Aruoba
University of Maryland

Pierpaolo Benigno
LUISS Guido Carli

Elena Carletti
Bocconi University

Huberto Ennis
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Linda S. Goldberg
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Òscar Jordà
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

Sharon Kozicki
Bank of Canada

Keith Kuester
University of Bonn

Steven Ongena
University of Zurich

Print ISSN: 1815-4654
Frequency: Four times a year
Article acceptance rate 2019: 10.45%
Current Volume: 16, Number 4