Workshop Household Finance, Thursday 23 May 2019, (ICOSS), the University of Sheffield

Workshop Household Finance

Thursday 23 May 2019

Interdisciplinary Centre of the Social Sciences (ICOSS), 219 Portobello, the University of Sheffield, Sheffield S1 4DP

This workshop will be following up on the workshop held in 2017. Household Finance has received an increased amount of attention over the past two decades and has been high on both policy and research agendas since the financial crisis, where the financial vulnerability of many households was exposed. The workshop will aim to foster debate relating to a range of topics relating to household finance, including, for example, household portfolio allocation, debt accumulation and financial literacy.

Keynote speaker

Tullio Jappelli is a Professor of Economics at University of Naples Federico II, a Research Fellow of the Center for Economic Policy Research (CEPR) and the Center for Financial Studies, and in addition is an International Research Fellow of Netspar, the Network for Studies on Pensions, Aging and Retirement.

His research has appeared in top finance and economics journals including: American Economic Review; Review of Finance; Journal of Money; Credit and Banking; and the Journal of Monetary Economics amongst many others. Professor Jappelli’s selected research interests include consumption, household finance and intergenerational transfers.

Programme and registrations coming soon

 

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Fourth European Workshop on Household Finance 10-11 May 2019, Skissernas Museum, Lund, Sweden

Fourth European Workshop on Household Finance 10-11 May 2019, Skissernas Museum, Lund, Sweden

The CEPR Network on Household Finance, Lund University and Swedish House of Finance are organising the Fourth European Household Finance Workshop on 10-11 May 2019 with the support of the Arne Ryde Foundation,Think Forward Initiative (TFI), EDHEC PhD in Finance Programme and London Business School. 

The objective of this workshop is to host presentations and foster interaction between Senior and Junior Researchers working in the area of household finance. The workshop will include state-of-the-art research on household financial behaviour and on how this is influenced by other choices, government policies, and the overall economic environment. We solicit papers in the following areas, but other related areas may also be considered:

Local Organisers
Kaveh Majlesi (Lund University and IZA)
Paolo Sodini (Stockholm School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance and CEPR)

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Showcasing women in finance – EU Monday 17 December, Mingle 5-6:30 pm. Tuesday 18 December, Conference 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

Showcasing women in finance – EU

Monday 17 December, Mingle 5-6:30 pm. Tuesday 18 December, Conference 8:30 am – 5:30 pm

The Swedish House of Finance at the Stockholm School of Economics, and AFFECT are jointly organizing the third conference on Showcasing Women in Finance. This Showcase is a continuation of the series of Showcase events hosted by the University of Miami and AFFECT. AFFECT is a committee of the American Finance Association (AFA) that aims to promote the advancement of women academics in the field of finance. The conference will be held at the Swedish House of Finance, Stockholm, Sweden. The aim of the conference is to showcase some female role models in finance and to provide an avenue for more junior researchers to receive feedback on their research and careers. The conference will be followed by a panel discussion on “Does explicit promotion of women AFFECT women negatively?”

 

Program here


Collaboration

AFFECT , Miami University and VINNOVA

Conference Organizers

Marieke Bos  marieke.bos@hhs.se

Renee Adams renee.adams@unsw.au.edu

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CEPR European Conference on Household Finance 2018 Ortygia Business School Siracusa, Sicily 5-6 October 2018

CEPR European Conference on Household Finance 2018 Ortygia Business School Siracusa, Sicily 5-6 October 2018

The CEPR Network on Household Finance, the Einaudi Institute for Economics and Financeand the Center for Studies in Economics and Finance, with the support of the Think Forward Initiative (TFI), EDHEC PhD in Finance Programme and National University of Singapore Business School, are organising the 2018 CEPR European Conference on Household Finance. The objective is to present state-of-the-art empirical and theoretical research on household financial behaviour and on how it is influenced by other choices, government policies, and the overall economic environment.

 

Conference program here

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