Frontiers of financial research and future financial and economic challenges


September 8th 2015

Venue: Tokyo, Japan
Speakers: Various
Organiser: Jon Danielsson, Systemic Risk Centre, LSE

The inaugural ‘Frontiers of financial research and future financial and economic challenges’ event, organised by the Systemic Risk Centre at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), brought together experts from the UK and Japan to discuss the latest research on investment strategies, key challenges for the financial industry and financial stability, and research on business cycles and monetary policy.

Sir Charles Bean, Professor of Economics at LSE and former Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy at the Bank of England, and Kikuo Iwata, Deputy Governor of Bank of Japan, delivered the keynote session on macroeconomic challenges facing Japan and Europe.

The final programme can be found here.

Presentation slides:

Sir Charles BeanMacroeconomic challenges facing Europe

Jon DanielssonChallenges for financial stability and systemic risk

Wouter Den HaanConsequences of New Macroeconomic Insights for Economic Policy and Economic Performance in the Europe

Kazumasa Iwata - The Latest Research on Business Cyles and Monetary Policy and Implications for Macroeconomic Prospects of Europe

Kikuo Iwata - The Effects on Expected Real Interest Rates and Expected Rates of Inflation through QQE

Dong Lou - Crowded Trading

Katsuhiko Okada (with Stephane Cheung and Yukinobu Hamuro)Detecting stock market seasonality: A period mining approach

Henry OvermanFuture challenges for society and the financial industry: spatial disparities

Tsuyoshi OyamaGlobal Regulatory Trend and Its Impacts on Financial System Stability

Other materials will be published on this page as soon as they are available.