Regulation and Stability in the Banking Sector - Programme

Session 1

Bruno Parigi, (University of Padova)
'Systemic Risk, Interbank Relations and Liquidity Provision by the Central Bank' 
Discussant Arturo Estrella (Federal Reserve Bank of New York)

George Kaufman, (Loyola University Chicage/Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)
'Banking and Currency Crises and Systemic Risk: a Taxonomy and Review'   
Discussant Job Swank (DNB) 

Session 2

Wilko Bolt, (DNB)
'The Role of Prudential Supervision in a Regulated Banking Industry' 
Discussant Martin Hellwig (Universit├Ąt Mannheim)

Xavier Freixas, (Universitat Pompeu Fabra/Bank of England)
'Optimal Bail Out Policy, Conditionality and Contructive Ambuguity'   
Discussant Staffan Viotti (Sveriges Riksbank)

Session 3

David Llewellyn, (Loughborough University)
'Some Lessons for Bank Regulation from Recent Crises'
Discussant Jacques Sijben (Tilburg University)

Arnoud Boot, (University of Amsterdam)
'Regulation and the Evolution of the Financial Services Industry'    
Discussant Mauro Grande (ECB)

Session 4

William Perraoudin, (Birkbeck College/Bank of England)
'What Capital Levels are Necessary to Ensure Financial Stability?'
Discussant Craig Furfine (BIS)

Richard Herring, (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)
'Credit Risk and Financial Instability'   
Discussant Peter Vlaar (DNB)