Welcome to the website of the Finance Group


August 1, 2018 - We are very happy to welcome our newest postdoctroal researcher Dr. Oliver Rehbein to our institute. 

July 20, 2018 - 7th Research Workshop in Financial Economics (Junior Edition). For further information, please see here

April 18, 2018 - The article “How do banks react to catastrophic events? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina by Ulrich Schüwer, Claudia Lambert and Felix Noth is now available online at the Review of Finance.

January 17, 2018 - a group of prominent French and German economists, including Isabel Schnabel, presented a report on the reform of the euro area, entitled "Reconciling risk sharing with market discipline: A constructive approach to euro area reform". The article proposes six important reforms to improve the euro area’s political and financial stability. See also VoxEU and Ökonomenstimme

Finance / CRC TR 224 Seminar

Tuesday, 12:15-13:30 in the Faculty Lounge (more details)

April 10, 2018
Wolf Wagner, 
Rotterdam School of Management
"The Economics of Supranational Bank Supervision" (together with Thorsten Beck and Consuelo Silva-Buston)

April 17, 2018
Eva Schliephake-Fiedalgo, 
Uni. Bonn
"Slow Bank-Runs and Early Intervention" 

April 24, 2018
Tanju Yorulmazer, 
Uni. of Amsterdam
"A Theory of Collateral for the Lender of Last Resort"

May 29, 2018
Jean Edouard Colliard, 
HEC Paris
''Measuring Regulatory Complexity''

June 26, 2018
Thorsten Beck, 
Cass Business School London
“Sharing the Pain? Credit Supply and Real Effects of Bank Bail-ins”

July 10, 2018
Mariassunta Giannetti, 
Stockholm School of Economics
"Uncertainty, Access to External Finance, and Firm Precautionary Behavior"