Paul Mizen is a professor at the University of Nottingham, he is the first OeNB visiting professor at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Statistics. He is a leading expert in monetary policy and his research interests span monetary economics, corporate finance and central banking. Professor Mizen has taught at numerous institutions, including the European University Institute in Florence and Princeton University. He has been a visiting scholar to the U.S. Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank, and the International Monetary Fund, among other institutions. Professor Mizen will be visiting Vienna during May 2016 to discuss with staff at the OeNB, to give public lectures, and to teach an intensive PhD course on “Challenges in the Implementation of Monetary Policy after the Financial Crises”.