February 2020: New VoxEU Column – Globalisation: What’s at stake for central banks

Governments are increasingly confronted with the task of preserving the positive effects of increased global integration while also managing their manifold side effects. This column looks at the effects of globalisation on inflation and financial stability and the role for central banks. It concludes that central banks are far from immune from the forces of[…]

Research in Behavioral Finance Conference

CfP Deadline Date: June 19, 2020 Conference Event: October 22-23, 2020 Event Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands Organizer(s): Martijn van den Assem Dennie van Dolder Rex Wang Renjie Remco Zwinkels We invite submissions of papers on all aspects of behavioral finance for presentation at the fourth Research in Behavioral Finance Conference (RBFC). Submissions may be in[…]

Research in Behavioral Finance Conference

CfP Deadline Date: June 19, 2020 Conference Event: October 22-23, 2020 Event Location: Amsterdam, the Netherlands Organizer(s): Martijn van den Assem Dennie van Dolder Rex Wang Renjie Remco Zwinkels We invite submissions of papers on all aspects of behavioral finance for presentation at the fourth Research in Behavioral Finance Conference (RBFC). Submissions may be in[…]

Closing the Gaps: The Future of Stabilisation Policies in a Low Interest Rate Environment

CfP Deadline Date: April 30, 2020 Conference Event: October 1-2, 2020 Event Location: Rome, Italy Organizer(s): CEPR and Banca d’Italia The current macroeconomic environment of low interest rates, low inflation and (in some cases) low growth has been going on for a prolonged period of time in many advanced countries, spurring a debate on both[…]

February 2020: SRB News – SRB launches public consultation on changes to its MREL policy under the 2019 Banking Package

The Single Resolution Board (SRB) today launches a public consultation on a number of substantial changes to its policy on the Minimum Requirement for Own Funds and Eligible Liabilities (MREL). These changes bring the policy in line with the amendments introduced by the 2019 EU “Banking Package” to EU regulations and directives. This document describes the[…]

Bank of England Working Paper: Measuring the effectiveness of macroprudential policies using supervisory bank-level data

Author(s): Carlos Cantú, Leonardo Gambacorta and Ilhyock Shim Date: February 2020 Abstract: Papers in this volume were prepared as part of a BIS research protocol project on measuring the effectiveness of macroprudential policies using supervisory bank-level data implemented by five Asia-Pacific central banks. One of the main challenges in implementing a new framework for financial stability[…]

IBEFA Annual Meeting at the 2021 ASSA Conference

CfP Deadline Date: March 27, 2020 Conference Event: January 3-5, 2021 Event Location: Chicago, Illinois Organizer(s): The International Banking, Economics, and Finance Association (IBEFA) We encourage the submission of papers on topics including (but not limited to) financial intermediation inside or outside of the regulated sector; securitization and shadow banking; financial risk measurement and management;[…]

CEPR/Study Center Gerzensee European Summer Symposium in Financial Markets (ESSFM) 2020

CfP Deadline Date: March 27, 2020 Conference Event: July 20-31, 2020 Event Location: Gerzensee, Switzerland Organizer(s): CEPR and Study Center Gerzensee The Organising Committee for this symposium consists of: Vikrant Vig (London Business School and CEPR), Norman Schuerhoff (Université de Lausanne and CEPR) and Dmitry Livdan (University of California, Berkeley). This call for papers invites[…]