NBER Working Paper – Scrambling for Dollars: International Liquidity, Banks and Exchange Rates

Author(s): Javier Bianchi, Saki Bigio & Charles Engel Date: November 2021 Abstract: We develop a theory of exchange rate fluctuations arising from financial institutions’ demand for dollar liquid assets. Financial flows are unpredictable and may leave banks “scrambling for dollars.” Because of settlement frictions in interbank markets, a precautionary demand for dollar reserves emerges and[…]

SFS Cavalcade North America 2022

CfP Deadline Date: December 13, 2021 Conference Event: May 22-25, 2022 Event Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U. S. Organizer(s): University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill The Society for Financial Studies invites submissions to SFS Cavalcade North America 2022, a three-day conference covering all areas of finance and a joint project of the Review of Financial[…]

2022 UBC Winter Finance Conference

CfP Deadline Date:November 22, 2021 Conference Event:March 4-6, 2022 Event Location:Whistler, British Columbia, Canada Organizer(s):Finance Division of the UBC Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia, Canada The finance group at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business invites you to submit papers to be considered for presentation at the “UBC Winter[…]

Fintech: Innovation, Inclusion, and Risks Conference 2022

CfP Deadline Date: November 15, 2021 Conference Event: March 4-5, 2022 Event Location: San Francisco, California, U. S. and online Keynote speaker(s): Christine Parlour – UC Berkeley Ana De Sousa – Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (TBC) Carlos Lopez-Moctezuma Jassan – BanCoppel CEO (TBC) Organizer(s): Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco (FRBSF), Lam Larsen[…]