NEWS 20/10/2017: All data up to March 2017 can be downloaded here. Next update : November 2017.
The Central Bank Communication Index (CBCI) measures the content of European Central Bank (ECB) press conferences introductory statement since 2006. Every month and then since January 2015 every 6 weeks, the President of the ECB details, reading a statement, the central bank monetary policy decisions and the economic situation of the Euro Area. The press conference starts at 14:30 CET and its calendar is available here.
The CBCI provides empirical scores of the inclination of introductory statements (available on the ECB website) using textual analysis. It differentiates :
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