The Arcelli Center for Monetary and Financial Studies (formerly Center for Monetary and Financial Studies — OCSM) was established in 1992 under the direction of Prof. Mario Arcelli. It was aimed at promoting high level research on monetary and financial issues. Toward this end, today CASMEF conducts academic research and professional consulting, drawing on the academic and business expertise of its members.
- Promote and support high quality research on monetary economics, finance and banking.
- Foster debate on current economic and financial issues through conferences and seminars, articles and reports.
- Provide both quantitative and theoretical support for high level advisory services, at both national and international level.