Currently, the five themes are:
Policy frameworks and interactions
Central bank policy frameworks and the interactions between monetary policy, macroprudential policy and microprudential policy, domestically and internationally.
Evaluating regulation, resolution and market structures
Evaluating regulation, resolution and market structures in light of the financial crisis and in the face of the changing nature of financial intermediation.
Policy operationalisation and implementation
Operationalising central banking: evaluating and enhancing policy implementation, supervision and communication.
New data, methodologies and approaches
Using new data, methodologies and approaches to understand household and corporate behaviour, the domestic and international macroeconomy, and risks to the financial system.
Response to fundamental change
Central bank response to fundamental technological, institutional, societal and environmental change.