Conferences, workshops and lunchtime briefings: Participation is limited. If you would like to obtain more information, please contact our Events Team.
Dissemination Events: These meetings are open. Email our Events Team for more information.
Meetings for the month of March 2015
|02/03/2015||PODER Workshop: Media and Communications Skills for Young Researchers, CEPR|
Organizers: Romesh Vaitilingam
|06/03/2015||Tenth Annual Workshop on Macroeconomics of Global Interdependence (MGI), Dublin|
|Supported By: Central Bank of Ireland
Organizers: Michael B Devereux and Philip R. Lane
|The 10th CEPR Macroeconomics of Global Interdependence (MGI) workshop will take place at Trinity College Dublin on 6-7 March 2015. MGI aims to encourage academic research on macroeconomic aspects of global integration (broadly defined). Further information on MGI can be found at http://www.cepr.org/content/macroeconomics-global-interdependence-mgi-cepr-working-group
The workshop is generously supported by the Central Bank of Ireland.
Papers are being sought that focus on the following topics, broadly defined:
|10/03/2015||Joint CEPR-IMFS Research conference on "Global Banking and Bank Resolution", Frankfurt|
Organizers: Gernot Müller, Helmut Siekmann, Vikrant Vig and Volker Wieland
|The joint CEPR-IMFS research meeting "Global Banking and Bank Resolution" forms the first day of the IMFS Conference on Monetary and Financial Stability 2015 (March 10-11, 2015). The second day is taken up by the policy conference "The ECB and its Watchers XVI" organised jointly with the Center for Financial Studies (programme here: http://www.cepr.org/sites/default/files/events/1851_IMFS_Programme_Draft.pdf). You are cordially invited to attend both events and if interested to submit a research paper to be considered for presentation at the research meeting on March 10.
In the aftermath of the recent financial crisis global banking is undergoing fundamental changes in response to new regulations and new institutional arrangements for bank supervision and resolution. This research conference aims to bring together some of the recent papers that address the topics listed below from the perspective of economics or law.
The conference organisers welcome submissions of a theoretical or empirical nature and wish to nurture the interdisciplinary exchange between economic and legal research. Relevant topics include:
How to apply
|27/03/2015||WORKSHOP ON CORPORATE FINANCING AND EUROPEAN INVESTMENT FINANCING CEPR- ASSONIME, Oxford|
|Hosted By: Said Business School, University of OxfordWith: ASSONIME
Organizers: Colin Mayer, Marco Pagano and Andrea Polo
|A one-day workshop on the financing of the investments in Europe will be held at the Said Business School, University of Oxford on Friday 27th March, 2015.
CEPR invites submissions of empirical papers in the area of corporate finance or banking on the following topics:
- changing financing patterns in Europe: SMEs financing, infrastructure and long term debt finance, bank finance versus bonds, debt versus equity, or other sources of funds (trade credit, peer-to-peer lending; - causes behind the “reshaping” of financing volumes: supply versus demand shortages (cyclical or structural), the impact of financial regulation on the availability of finance for corporations, financial intermediation failures (trading activity versus commercial lending, securitization), governance factors (investor short-termism), distortions due to ownership patterns
There will be around 8 papers and discussions. Each paper will be assigned to a discussant.
PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Authors are invited to electronically submit papers (PDF format) by 15th January 2015. Each paper should contain an abstract and provide the author(s) full affiliation(s) and contact information.
Authors who are CEPR members can upload their submission on www.cepr.org/yourprofile.
The workshop is part of the research programme “Restarting European Long Term Investment Finance” (RELTIF). An Assonime-CEPR project sponsored by Emittenti Titoli.
|30/03/2015||8th Swiss Winter Conference on Financial Intermediation, Lenzerheide|
|Sponsored By: Universität St Gallen,Universität Zurich,Review of Finance,ETH Zürich
Organizers: Vasso Ioannidou, Franklin Allen, Arnoud W A Boot, Martin Brown, Hans Degryse, Giovanni DellAriccia, Andrew Ellul, Hans Gersbach, Charles Kahn, Steven Ongena, José Luis Peydró, Jean-Charles Rochet, Gregory Udell, Vikrant Vig and Lucy White
|The conference will be held at the Hotel Schweizerhof in the mountain resort of Lenzerheide, Switzerland (www.schweizerhof-lenzerheide.ch). The academic programme starts Monday morning (March 30th) at 08:00 and ends Wednesday (April 1st) before noon. Due to capacity constraints, preference will be given to participants who can stay for the whole duration of the conference. Participants should plan to arrive Sunday afternoon and leave Wednesday afternoon. There will be around twelve papers and discussions, leaving ample time for reflection and outdoor activities.
The Universities of Zurich and St. Gallen will cover the accommodation costs and meals during the conference. The submission fee for the Review of Finance will be waived for all conference papers submitted to the Review within six months after the conference takes place.
Franklin Allen (University of Pennsylvania, NBER & CEPR)
Martin Brown (University of St. Gallen)
The conference website: https://sites.google.com/site/swisswinterconferenceonfi/home
Details about the sponsors:
A Short History of the Conference: Liam Brunt and Lucy White chaired the first edition of this Conference in Hotel Suisse in Champery, Switzerland, home of the daunting "Le Pas de Chavanette", also known as the "Mur Suisse" or the "Swiss Wall". Later editions were organised and administered by Martin Brown, Hans Degryse and/or Steven Ongena in the Conference Center of the Swiss National Bank in Hasliberg and in the Hotel Schweizerhof in Lenzerheide. Both snow and sun were always plentiful.
Another Conference of Possible Interest is the European Winter Finance Summit organised by the Universities of Zurich and Vienna (www.skinance.com).