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The Swiss National Bank’s view of the current global economic situation

Thomas J. Jordan - Chairman SNB
Tuesday, November 15, 2022 18:00 - 21:00
  • Haus zum Rüden
    Limmatquai 42
    8001 Zürich
  • Thomas J. Jordan Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank
  • Swiss-Japanese Chamber of Commerce

SJCC Members: CHF 130.-
Non-Members: CHF 180.-

(full no-show fee after November 9, 2022)

Registration closed

17:15 Door opening
18:00 Presentation
19:00 Dinner

“Inflation? Recession? At present, the uncertainty surrounding the global economic outlook is unusually high. Thomas Jordan will present the Swiss National Bank’s view of the economic situation, address the current risks and explain the SNB’s monetary policy in this context.”

Thomas J. Jordan is Chairman of the Governing Board of the Swiss National Bank (SNB). He received his PhD in economics from the University of Bern in 1993. Following a three- year post-doctoral research position at the Department of Economics at Harvard University, he joined the SNB as an Economic Advisor in 1997. The University of Bern appointed him lecturer in 1998 and honorary professor in 2003, and he received an honorary doctorate from the University of Basel in 2017. In 2007, the Federal Council appointed Thomas J. Jordan to the position of Member of the SNB’s Governing Board. In 2010, he was appointed Vice Chairman and in 2012 Chairman of the Governing Board. He is Governor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for Switzerland and member of the Board of Directors of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basel. Thomas J. Jordan represents Switzerland in the Plenary and the Steering Committee of the Financial Stability Board (FSB). He is also Chair of the FSB’s Standing Committee on Budget and Resources (SCBR).

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