Jun 8, 2020
Peter Stella is a former IMF official, where he led the Central Banking and Monetary and Foreign Exchange divisions, and he now hosts a webpage titled *Central Bank Archeology*. Peter is also a former guest of Macro Musings, and rejoins to talk about the COVID-19 crisis, central bank balance sheets, and more. David and Peter also discuss the dangers and challenges of the Fed’s off-balance sheet transactions, how the government should approach crisis financing, and who should be managing the country’s public debt.
The transcript for the episode can be found here.
Peter’s Twitter: @Stellar_Consult
Peter’s Voxeu profile: https://voxeu.org/users/peterstella0
Peter’s Research Gate archive: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Peter_Stella
Peter's *Central Bank Archaeology* website: https://www.centralbankarchaeology.com/
*Macro Musings: Peter Stella on Debt, Safe Assets, and Central Bank Operations*
David’s blog: macromarketmusings.blogspot.com
David’s Twitter: @DavidBeckworth