Frank van Lerven
Frank is currently leading NEF’s work on greening central banks and monetary policy.
Frank specialises in issues related to money, finance, and banking, and joins NEF from Positive Money, where he was the senior researcher. His background is in development economics and political economy.
The Bank of England can lead in the fight against climate change
60 academics are calling on the Bank to become the first European central bank to decarbonise its monetary operations
Beyond helicopter money: ending the fiscal-monetary tug-o-war
A historical review of fiscal-monetary coordination to support economic growth in the 20th century
A government is not a household
Claims of ending austerity ring hollow, until we do away the ‘household fallacy’
A deregulatory agenda is sweeping across Europe
And it’s putting markets above people and the planet
Ending the fiscal-monetary tug-o-war
The UK’s two most influential economic institutions are pulling in opposite directions. History suggests it’s time for the Treasury to take advantage of the fiscal potential the Bank of England affords it.