NRCC Knowledge Center

NRCC Economic Outlook 2018

Discover the main macroeconomic forecasts for Romania in 2018, on Wednesday, 31st of January, starting with 18:30, at ING HQ (Crystal Tower, Hutuleac hall, 1st floor - 48 Iancu de Hunedoara Blvd).




The theme this year Romania: suboptimal policy mix

  • The GDP growth story: a closer look at consumers
  • Fiscal policy: income redistribution from capital to labour
  • Inflationary policies and monetary policy response
  • RON exchange rate: NBR more ‘flexible’ on FX, but ‘near equilibrium’ reached after two days
  • Conclusion and forecasts

Ciprian Dascalu, Chief Economist at ING Bank in Romania
Ciprian is responsible for macroeconomic research and FX&FI strategy for local and global clients focusing mainly on Romanian and Balkan economies (Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia). He graduated from Msc at Doctoral School of Finance and Banking - European Centre of Excellence, Bucharest University of Economic Studies.

He started his career in 2003 with National Bank of Romania as an economist within Monetary Policy Department and joined ING first time in 2006 as a senior economist, leaving after two years for a career as a trader at Millennium Bank, followed by a one year as financial markets business manager with Unicredit, before returning to ING in February 2015 as Chief Economist


18.30 -19.00 Registration & Welcome drink 
19.00 - 20.00 Outlook Presentation
20.00 -20.20 Q&A Session
20.30 - 21.30 Networking Reception


Access only by registering at, no later than 30th of January.
No fee for NRCC members; 150 lei / person for external companies.

Type of event

NRCC Knowledge Center


31 January 2018

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NRCC Economic Outlook 2018

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