Time: 12.00 - 2.00pm   Venue: R405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building
Speaker: Hyun Song Shin (Monetary and Economic Department, BIS)
Registration: Invite only

Hyun Song Shin will be explaining in greater detail the topics covered recently in the September issue of the BIS Quarterly Review concerning the shift from bank financing to capital market financing, especially its impact on emerging economies.

Hyun Song Shin took up the position of Economic Adviser and Head of Research at the BIS on 1 May 2014. Before joining the BIS, Mr Shin was the Hughes-Rogers Professor of Economics at Princeton University. In 2010, on leave from Princeton, he served as Senior Adviser to the Korean president, taking a leading role in formulating financial stability policy in Korea and developing the agenda for the G20 during Korea's presidency. From 2000 to 2005, he was Professor of Finance at the London School of Economics. He holds a DPhil and MPhil in Economics from Oxford University (Nuffield College) and a BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics from the same university.

This special seminar is a joint event with the Financial Markets Group.
Hyun Song Shin will present his research from 12.00 - 1.00pm and then a question and answer session (accompanied by lunch) will run from 1.00pm - 2.00pm.

Photos from the seminar are online.