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IF 2018

The Annual Conference in International Finance is designed to bring together leading researchers in a stimulating environment.

The Annual Conference in International Finance is designed to bring together leading researchers in a stimulating environment. They will present recent studies on international financial markets and provide the basis for a fruitful debate among researchers, policy makers and market participants on all aspects of International Finance.

The 2018 conference will take place on June 22nd, 2018 at BI Norwegian Business School in Oslo, Norway.

We are delighted to have Adrien Verdelhan (MIT) as keynote speaker.

Previous Conferences

 

Recipients of Best Paper Awards 

  • 2016: Robert Richmond (UCLA)
  • 2017: Lukas Kremens and Ian Martin (both LSE)

Organizing Committee

Practical information

  • Time:Friday, 22 June 2018 08:30 - 18:00
  • Place:BI - campus Oslo, Auditorium A2-045
  • Contact:Dagfinn Rime (dagfinn.rime@bi.no)

Lunch is free and open to all participants

Dinner is by invitation only

There is no participation fee for this conference, but registration is required due to limited space. For any additional information contact us by email: IF2018@bi.no

Programme

  • Time
  • Title
  • Speakers
  • Registration

  • Welcome

  • Session I (Chair: Farooq Akram, Norges Bank)

  • The Value of Volume in Foreign Exchange

    Discussant: Alain Chaboud (Fed, Board of Gov.)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Antonio Gargano (Melbourne U) / Steven J. Riddiough (MU) / Lucio Sarno (Cass)

  • Forward-Looking Currency Betas

    Discussant: Phillippe Mueller (WBS)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Andreas Bang Nielsen (CBS)

  • Break

  • Session II (Chair: Olav Syrstad, Norge Bank)

  • An Intermediation-Based Model of Exchange Rates

    Discussant: Tarek Hassan (Boston U)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Semyon Malamud (EPF Lausanne) / Andreas Schrimpf (BIS)

  • Discriminatory Pricing of Over-the-Counter Derivatives

    Discussant: Roman Kohzhan (WBS)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Harald Hau (U Geneva) / Peter Hoffmann (ECB) / Sam Langfield (ECB) / Yannick Timmer (Trinity, Dublin)

  • Lunch, BI

  • Session III (Chair: Bruno Gerard, BI)

  • Time-Varying Risk Premia in Large International Equity Markets

    Discussant: Paul Schneider (USI Lugano/SFI)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Ines Chaieb (U Geneva) / Hugues Langlois (HEC) / Olivier Scaillet (U Geneva)

  • Volatility Risk Pass-Through

    Discussant: Irina Zviadadze (SSE)

    See paper here

    Speakers

    Riccardo Colacito (UNC Chapel-Hill) / Mariano M. Croce (UNC Chapel-Hill) / Yang Liu (U Penn) / Ivan Shaliastovich (U Wisconsin)

  • Break

  • Keynote

    Speakers

    Adrien Verdelhan (MIT)

  • Closing remarks / Best paper award

  • Dinner at Ekeberg Restaurant - by invitation only