Weekly roundup: Fed confirmations, collateral assets and bitcoin
The US Senate banking committee chair on Fed confirmations, climate risks to asset backed securities, the huge carbon footprint of bitcoin transactions and other news from this week in green central banking.
How Green Is the Fed?
This briefing assesses the Federal Reserves’s poor performance in adapting its operations to the accelerating climate emergency.
Financial Supervision Beyond the Business Cycle
This paper explores the extent to which long-term risks such as climate change are on the radar of central banks and financial supervisors.