Center for Financial Frictions

Past Conferences

FRIC sponsors, participates and organizes conference related to the FRIC research area.

FRIC Conferences

FRIC organizes a 2-day conference on Financial Frictions held every year in August. In addition to this, we also organize other conferences in collaboration with the Department of Finance and others from our international network.

You can find more information about past conference below.

 
 
 
 
 
 
FRIC17: Conference on Financial Frictions

Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC) and the ERC project FRICTIONS at The Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted its fifth conference in a series of international conferences on financial frictions.
This year’s conference focused on Financial Institutions: Banking and Asset Management.

Keynotes

  • Paul Glasserman, Columbia Business School
  • Rafael Repullo, Centro de Estudios Monetarios y Financieros (CEMFI) and CEPR
  • Allan Timmermann, Rady School of Management, University of California, San Diego and CEPR
  • S. ‘Vish’ Viswanathan, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

Speakers

  • Jennie Bai, Georgetown University
  • Miguel Ferreira, Nova School of Business and Economics and CEPR
  • Marcin T. Kacperczyk, Imperial College London and CEPR
  • Adair Morse, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
  • Martin C. Schmalz, Ross School of Business, University of Michigan
  • Ilya Strebulaev, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University

Discussants

  • Bo Becker, Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR
  • Magnus Dahlquist, Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR
  • Pedro Matos, University of Virginia, Darden School of Business
  • Emanuel Mönch, Deutsche Bundesbank and CEPR
  • Suresh Sundaresan, Columbia Business School
  • Morten Sørensen, Copenhagen Business School and CEPR

    The conference was organized by Copenhagen Business School, Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC), the ERC project FRICTIONS, and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
    The FRIC’17 conference took place in Copenhagen on August 17-18, 2017.

    For more information, please see here.

FRIC16: Conference on Financial Frictions

Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC) and the ERC project FRICTIONS at The Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted its fourth conference in a series of international conferences on financial frictions.
This year’s conference focused on banking and money markets.

Keynote Speakers
Douglas M. Gale,
New York University
Marco Pagano, University of Naples Federico II and CEPR
George G. Pennacchi, University of Illinois
Amir Sufi, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago  


Speakers
Leif B. Andersen,
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Victoria Ivashina, Harvard Business School
Erwan Morellec, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and CEPR
Kjell G. Nyborg, University of Zürich and CEPR
Martin Oehmke, Columbia Business School
Motohiro Yogo, Princeton University


Discussants
Morten Linnemann Bech,
Bank for International Settlements (BIS)
Ulrich Bindseil, European Central Bank (ECB)
David Lando, Copenhagen Business School
Kristian Miltersen, Copenhagen Business School
José-Luis Peydró, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, CREI and Barcelona GSE, CEPR
Martin Summer, Austrian Central Bank (OeNB)

The conference was organized by Copenhagen Business School, Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC), the ERC project FRICTIONS, and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
The FRIC’16 conference took place in Copenhagen on August 22-23, 2016.

For more information, please see here.


4nations cup 2016
Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC) and the Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted the 5th Annual 4nations cup on April 29, 2016. The 4nations cup brings together some of Europe's most promising young scholars in financial economics in one day of "mini seminars". This year Denmark, Germany, Portugal, and the UK competed for the 2016 cup. At the end of the day the audience voted for the candidates and Denmark took home the cup.

The competitors were:

Denmark:

Christian Wagner (Copenhagen Business School) 
Jens Dick-Nielsen (Copenhagen Business School) 

Germany:
Tobias Berg (Bonn U) 
Rainer Haselmann (Goethe U Frankfurt) 
 
Portugal:
Claudia Custodio (Nova U)
Geraldo Cerqueiro (U Católica Portuguesa)
 
The UK:
Peter Feldhütter (LBS)
Péter Kondor (LSE)


For more information, please see here.


FRIC15: Conference on Efficiently Inefficient Markets
Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC) and the ERC project FRICTIONS at The Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted its third conference in a series of international conferences on financial frictions.
This year’s conference focused on asset pricing, asset management and frictions in efficiently inefficient markets.

Keynote Speakers
Darrell Duffie, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
Lars Peter Hansen, The University of Chicago and 2013 Nobel Laureate
Arvind Krishnamurthy, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
Robert F. Stambaugh, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Speakers
Jonathan Berk, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University
Nicolae Garleanu, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley and CEPR
Stefan Nagel, University of Michigan and CEPR
Narayan Naik, London Business School
Christopher Polk, London School of Economics and CEPR
Pierre-Olivier Weill, University of California, Los Angeles and CEPR

Discussants
Jules van Binsbergen, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania
Susan Christoffersen, University of Toronto
Owen Lamont, Harvard University
Rémy Praz, Copenhagen Business School
Annette Vissing-Jørgensen, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Hongjun Yan, Rutgers University

The conference was organized by Copenhagen Business School, Center for Financial Frictions (FRIC), the ERC project FRICTIONS, and Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR).
The FRIC’15 conference took place in Copenhagen on August 24-25, 2015.

For more information, please see here.

IF2015 Annual Conference in International Finance

Center for Financial Frictions and the Department of Finance hosted the IF2015 Annual Conference in International Finance on June 22, 2015.

The conference is designed to bring together leading researchers in a stimulating environment, where they will present recent studies on international financial markets.

The conference keynote speakers in 2015 were:

  • Lasse Heje Pedersen (Copenhagen Business School)
  • Hélène Rey (London Business School)

You can download the PDF iconIF2015 Program here.

For more information about the IF2015 conference, please see the conference website: www.IF2015.cbs.dk

More information about the previous conferences held at Imperial College in 2013 and 2014 can be found here: 2013 Conference and 2014 Conference.

FRIC'14: Conference on Financial Frictions

August 25-26, 2014, Copenhagen Business School

FRIC - Center for Financial Frictions and the ERC project FRICTIONS at The Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted its second conference in a series of international conferences on financial frictions.
The conference focused on the economic consequences of financial frictions in global capital markets.

INVITED SPEAKERS AND DISCUSSANTS

Viral Acharya, Stern School of Business, New York University
Tobias Adrian, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Heitor Almeida, University of Illinois
Markus Brunnermeier, Princeton University
Mikhail Chernov, UCLA Anderson School of Management
John Cochrane, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
Pierre Collin-Dufresne, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Nicolae Garleanu, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Augustin Landier, Toulouse School of Economics
Adair Morse, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Stijn van Niewerburg, Stern School of Business, New York University
Jesper Rangvid, Copenhagen Business School
Jean-Charles Rochet, University of Zurich and Swiss Finance Institute
Amit Seru, University of Chicago
Annette Vissing-Jorgensen, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley
Christian Wagner, Copenhagen Business School

For more information, please see here.

FRIC'13: Conference on Financial Frictions

August 27-28, 2013, Copenhagen Business School
FRIC - Center for Financial Frictions and the ERC project FRICTIONS at The Department of Finance, Copenhagen Business School hosted the first conference in a series of international conferences on financial frictions.
The conference focused on the economic consequences of financial frictions in global capital markets.

INVITED SPEAKERS AND DISCUSSANTS

Tobias Adrian, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Yakov Amihud, Stern School of Business, New York University
Sergey Chernenko, Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University
Peter Feldhütter, London Business School
Samuel G. Hanson, Harvard Business School
Harrison Hong, Princeton University
Ralph Koijen, London Business School
Adair Morse, University of Chicago (Visiting UC Berkeley)
Guillaume Plantin, IDEI Researcher, University of Toulouse
Christopher Polk, London School of Economics
Yuliy Sannikov, Princeton University
Hyun Song Shin, Princeton University
Adi Sunderam, Harvard Business School
Paul Söderlind, Swiss Institute for Banking and Finance, University of St. Gallen
Jean Tirole, Toulouse School of Economics
Dimitri Vayanos, London School of Economics
Annette Vissing-Jørgensen, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley

For more information, please see here

EFA 2012

15-18 August, 2012, Copenhagen Business School

FRIC participated in the organization of the European Finance Association's Annual Meeting 2012 (EFA 2012), for more information please see here

 

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