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March 23, 2019 - A new version of the paper “What drives banks’ geographic expansion? The role of locally non-diversifiable risk” by Ulrich Schüwer (with Reint Gropp and Felix Noth) is available online. A first draft of the paper was presented at the American Finance Association annual meeting in San Francisco in 2016.

November 7, 2018 - The German Council of Economic Experts, of which Isabel Schnabel is a member since 2014, presented its Annual Report 2018/19 to the German federal government.

For further information, please see here 

September 4, 2018 - Gustav Stolper Prize 2018 awarded to Isabel Schnabel. The prize is awarded to outstanding scientists whose research has influenced the public discussion on economic policy and who have made important contributions to the understanding of current economic questions as well as their solutions. For further information, please see here

Tuesday, 12:15-1:30 PM in the Faculty Lounge (more details)

October 08, 2019 - Josef Schroth (Bank of Canada)

October 29, 2019 - Paul Voß (BGSE)

November 12, 2019 - Ralf Meisenzahl (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)

November 19, 2019 - Loriana Pelizzon (Goethe Universität Frankfurt)

November 26, 2019 - Martin Schmalz (University of Oxford)

December 10, 2019 - Michael Koetter (IWH & Otto-von-Guericke Univ. Magdeburg)

December 17, 2019 - Marco Pagano (University of Naples Federico II)

January 21, 2020 - Bruno Biais (TSE)

January 28, 2020 - Steven Ongena (Universität Zürich)