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Riksbanken

The central bank of Sweden. It issues the Swedish krona and sets basic interest rates for commercial banks dealing in it. Established in 1668, it is the oldest central bank still in existence.
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The economics prize, officially called the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, was established in 1968.
Sveriges Riksbank has said that it has entered into a swap agreement with the National Bank of Ukraine.
During his life as a student of International Business, Malhotra fondly remembers being invited to attend the Nobel Prize dinner in the year when Amartya Sen got the " Sveriges Riksbank ( Swedish Central Bank) Prize in Economic Sciences in the Memory of Alfred Nobel' ( yes, officially, it's not a Nobel, though it has been treated as one since it was first awarded in 1969
The session was chaired by Norman Chan, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, and featured Pierre Gramegna, Minister of Finance of Luxembourg; Stefan Ingves, Governor of Sveriges Riksbank (Central Bank of Sweden); Andrea Enria, Chairperson of the European Banking Authority; Josh Frydenberg, Assistant Treasurer of Australia; Simon Harris TD, Minister of State at the Department of Finance with Special Responsibility for International Financial Services, Ireland; and Ksenia Yudaeva, First Deputy Governor of the Bank of Russia.
Since 1969 an additional prize has been awarded at the ceremony in Stockholm, The Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, which was established in 1968 on the occasion of the Riksbank's 300th anniversary.
A record number of 17 laureates of the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, commonly referred to as the Nobel Prize in Economics, are participating in the meeting-among them Joseph Stiglitz, John Nash and Edmund Phelps.
Stefan Ingves, Chairman of the Basel Committee and Governor of Sveriges Riksbank, noted that, "Good progress is being made to conclude the ambitious reform agenda, and in ensuring its full and consistent implementation.
Hansen and Shiller join a long list of current and past NBER affiliates who have received the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, which is often called the Nobel Prize in Economics.
26) For a discussion of tools for macroprudential supervision, see "Creating a Swe dish toolkit for macroprudential policy", Riksbank Studies, November 2012, Sveriges Riksbank.
Shiller were jointly awarded the 2013 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences for "their empirical analysis of asset prices.
Sveriges Riksbank (2011c) mentions higher-than-expected exports, domestic demand, and productivity.
The Sveriges Riksbank (Sweden) and the Swiss National Bank (SNB) are ranked 4th and 5th, respectively.
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