Research seminars

Research seminars organized by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank research unit are held on Fridays at 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Otto-Wagner-Platz 3, 1090 Vienna, Veranstaltungssaal (unless indicated otherwise). Seminars are held in English. The research unit is responsible for the seminar program. Research seminars are open to all interested parties.

2017
Datum Name Thema
June 23, 2017 Evren Damar
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
The Run from Safety: How a Change to the Deposit Insurance Limit Affects Households' Portfolio Allocation
April 11, 2017 Roger Wattenhofer
ETH Zürich
Bitcoin, Blockchain & Beyond
March 10, 2017 Filiz Derya Unsal
IWF
Macroprudential policy, incomplete information and inequality: the case for developing countries

2016

  • December 11, 2015 Adrian Penalver
    Banque de France
     
    Banks and the rational credit cycle
    December 4, 2015 Tim Eisert
    Erasmus University
     
    Whatever it takes: The Real Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policy (Please note: 11:00 a.m., OeNB-Geldzentrum, Garnisongasse 15, 1090 Vienna)
    November 20, 2015 Roberto Chang
    Rutgers University
     
    Financial frictions and unconventional monetary policy in emerging economies (Please note: 11:00 a.m., OeNB-Geldzentrum, Garnisongasse 15, 1090 Vienna)
    October 30, 2015 Janek Wasserman
    University of Alabama
     
    Austrian Economics: echt wienerisch or made in the USA?
    October 23, 2015 Robert F. Engle, Engelbert Dockner, Andreas Ittner
     
    Systemic Risk: Challenges for Researchers and Policy Makers
    Panel Discussion
    July 17, 2015 Martine Quinzii
    University of California Davis
    Michael Magill
    University of Southern California
     
    Equilibria and Optimality of a Flexible 100% Reserve System
    July 10, 2015 Lukas Vernet
    Sciences Politiques
     
    The Interbank Lending Market
    June 26, 2015 Emanuel Mönch
    Deutsche Bundesbank
     
    Fundamental Disagreement
    June 19, 2015 Michael König
    Universität Zürich
     
    Network Formation with Local Complements and Global Substitutes
    May 8, 2015 Tom Fischer
    Universität Würzburg
     
    Valuation in the structural model of financial networks
    April 10, 2015 Nikolaus Hautsch
    Universität Wien
     
    Systemic Risk Spillovers in the European Banking and Sovereign Network
    March 13, 2015 Neil Mehrotra
    Brown University
     
    A theory of secular stagnation
    January 23, 2015 Franz Seitz
    Technische Hochschule,
    Amberg-Weiden
     
    Money in modern Macro Models: A review of the arguments
    January 9, 2015 Jean−Jacques Herings
    Maastricht University
     

    General Equilibrium and the New Neoclassical Synthesis

2015

  • December 11, 2015 Adrian Penalver
    Banque de France
     
    Banks and the rational credit cycle
    December 4, 2015 Tim Eisert
    Erasmus University
     
    Whatever it takes: The Real Effects of Unconventional Monetary Policy (Please note: 11:00 a.m., OeNB-Geldzentrum, Garnisongasse 15, 1090 Vienna)
    November 20, 2015 Roberto Chang
    Rutgers University
     
    Financial frictions and unconventional monetary policy in emerging economies (Please note: 11:00 a.m., OeNB-Geldzentrum, Garnisongasse 15, 1090 Vienna)
    October 30, 2015 Janek Wasserman
    University of Alabama
     
    Austrian Economics: echt wienerisch or made in the USA?
    October 23, 2015 Robert F. Engle, Engelbert Dockner, Andreas Ittner
     
    Systemic Risk: Challenges for Researchers and Policy Makers
    Panel Discussion
    July 17, 2015 Martine Quinzii
    University of California Davis
    Michael Magill
    University of Southern California
     
    Equilibria and Optimality of a Flexible 100% Reserve System
    July 10, 2015 Lukas Vernet
    Sciences Politiques
     
    The Interbank Lending Market
    June 26, 2015 Emanuel Mönch
    Deutsche Bundesbank
     
    Fundamental Disagreement
    June 19, 2015 Michael König
    Universität Zürich
     
    Network Formation with Local Complements and Global Substitutes
    May 8, 2015 Tom Fischer
    Universität Würzburg
     
    Valuation in the structural model of financial networks
    April 10, 2015 Nikolaus Hautsch
    Universität Wien
     
    Systemic Risk Spillovers in the European Banking and Sovereign Network
    March 13, 2015 Neil Mehrotra
    Brown University
     
    A theory of secular stagnation
    January 23, 2015 Franz Seitz
    Technische Hochschule,
    Amberg-Weiden
     
    Money in modern Macro Models: A review of the arguments
    January 9, 2015 Jean−Jacques Herings
    Maastricht University
     

    General Equilibrium and the New Neoclassical Synthesis

2014

  • December 19, 2014

    Aloísio Araújo
    (IMPA)

    General Equilibrium with Financial Frictions

    November 28, 2014

    Luis Catão
    (IMF, JVI)

    Default Premium

    October 17, 2014

    Lutz Kilian
    (University of Michigan)
     
    Do Oil Price Increases Cause Higher Food Prices?
    June 6, 2014

     

    Christa Hainz
    (Ifo Institut München)
    Property rights, collateral and interest rates. Evidence from Vietnam (Alexander Danzer, Christa Hainz)

    May 23, 2014

    Christophe Chamley
    (Boston University)
     
    Spanish Habsbourg finance and the 1575 crisis

    May 9, 2014

    Marco Spaltro
    (Morgan Stanley)
     
    Quantitative Easing and Bank Lending: A Panel Data Approach

    April 11, 2014

    Loukas Balafoutas
    (Universität Innsbruck)
     
    Don’t expect any help: Direct and indirect punishment among strangers

    March 28, 2014

    Mathias Drehman
    (BIZ)
     
    Collateral, Cash Flow and the Dynamics of Output and Credit

    January 24, 2014

    Peter Benczur
    (Central European University)

    Interest Premium, Sudden Stop, and Adjustment in a Small Open Economy

2013

  • December 20, 2013 Raphael Auer
    (SNB)
    The Mode of Competition between Foreign and Domestic Goods, Pass-Through, and External Adjustment
     
    November 29, 2013 Moritz Schularik
    (Universität Bonn)
     
    Sovereigns versus Banks: Credit, Crises, and Consequences
    November 22, 2013 Alfred Galichon
    (Sciences Po)
     
    Quantile Regression with multiple dependent variables
    November 8, 2013 Pascal Michaillat
    (LSE)
     
    A model of aggregate demand and unemployment
    June 21, 2013 Stefano Battiston
    (ETH Zürich)
     
    DebtRank: Too Central to Fail
    June 12, 2013 Athanasios Orphanides
    (MIT)
     
    The politics of the euro area crisis and the ECB
    June 7, 2013 Johannes Boehm
    (LSE)
     
    Contract Enforcement Costs, Productivity, and Industry Structure Across Countries
    May 24, 2013 Josef Falkinger
    (Universität Zürich)
     
    In search of economic reality under the veil of financial markets
    April 26, 2013 Jürgen Huber
    (Universität Innsbruck)
     
    Experimental Study of Tobin Taxes
    April 12, 2013 Joel Shapiro
    (University of Oxford)
     
    A Mechanism for LIBOR
    March 20, 2013

    Richard H. Clarida
    (Columbia University)

    Nominal Exchange Rates and Inflation Indexed Bond Yields
    March 15, 2013 Tarun Ramadorai
    (University of Oxford)
     
    How do Regulators influence Mortgage Risk? Evidence from an emerging Market
    January 25, 2013 Jochen Mankart
    (Universität St. Gallen)
     
    Bank defaults and credit supply over the business cycle
    January 18, 2013 Stefano Battiston
    (ETH Zürich)
     
    DebtRank: Too Central to Fail?

2012

  • December 21, 2012 Gael Giraud
    (Paris I)
     
    Financial Crashes versus Liquidity Trap: The Dilemma of Monetary Policy
    December 7, 2012 Ernesto Villanueva
    (Banco de España)
     
    Consumption and Initial Mortgage Conditions: Evidence from survey data
    November 23, 2012 Julian Kolm
    (Universität Wien)
     
    Securitization, Shadow Banking, and Bank Regulation
    November 16, 2012 Linda Goldberg
    (Fed New York)
     
    Liquidity management of US global banks: Internal capital markets in the great recession
    July 13, 2012 Marek Jarocinski
    (European Central Bank)
     
    Choice of Variables in Vector Autoregressions
    June 1, 2012 Cars Hommes
    (Universität Amsterdam)
     
    The heterogeneous expectations hypothesis: evidence from laboratory experiments
    April 20, 2012 Johannes Brumm
    (Universität Zürich)
     
    Collateral Constraints, Idiosyncratic Risk, and Aggregate Fluctuations
    March 30, 2012 Ralph de Haas
    (EBRD)
     
    Running for the Exit? International Bank Lending during a Financial Crisis
    March 16, 2012 Mariya Teteryatnikova
    (Universität Wien)
     
    Resilience of the Interbank Network to Shocks and Optimal Bail-Out Strategy: Advantages of “Tiered” Banking Systems
    March 9, 2012 Piergiorgio Allessandri
    (Bank of England)
     
    Simple Banking: Profitability and The Yield Curve
    February 20, 2012 Giovanni Calice
    (University of Southampton)
     
    Liquidity Interactions in Credit Markets: An Empirical Analysis of the Eurozone Sovereign Crisis
    January 27, 2012 Campbell Leith
    (University of Glasgow)
     
    Cancelled
    January 20, 2012

    Branko Urosevic
    (National Bank of Serbia)

    Globalization, Exchange Rate Regimes, and Financial Contagion
    January 13, 2012 Gyöngyi Lóránth
    (Universität Wien)
     
    Bank Bailouts: Guarantees versus Bank Recapitalization

2011

  • December 9, 2011 Uros Herman
    (Banka Slovenije)
     
    Have the Firms with High (Foreign) Debt Been Hit More by the Crisis? A Micro-Financial Evidence from Slovenia.
    November 18, 2011 Alberto Martin
    (Pompeu Fabra)
     
    Sovereign Default, Domestic Banks and Financial Institutions
    November 4, 2011 Sascha Becker
    (University of Warwick)
     
    The Empire Is Dead, Long Live the Empire! Long-Run Persistence of Trust and Corruption in the Bureaucracy
    October 28, 2011 Yves Zenou
    (Stockholm University)
     
    Systemic Risk and Network Formation in the Interbank Market
    October 21, 2011 Peter Egger
    (ETH)
     
    The Role of Absorptive Capacity for Growth
    October 7, 2011 Thomas Hintermaier
    (Universität Bonn)
     
    Debt Portfolios
    July 1, 2011 Sudipto Bhattacharya
    (LSE)
     
    Securitized Lending: Adverse Selection and Exuberance
    June 10, 2011 Franz Seitz
    (FH Amberg-Weiden)
     
    Der Auslandsumlauf deutscher Euro-Banknoten
    May 13, 2011 Krisztina Molnar
    (University of Bergen)
     
    Economic Stability and the Responsiveness of Inflation Expectations
    April 29, 2011 Guntram Wolff
    (European Commission)
     
    Rules and risk in the euro area: does rules-based national fiscal governance contain sovereign bond spreads?
    April 15, 2011 Michael Grill
    (Universität Mannheim)
     
    Collateral Requirements and Asset Prices
    April 1, 2011 Thomas Gehrig
    (Universität Wien)
     
    Short-Sale Constraints and Informational Efficiency
    March 11, 2011

    Alejandro Cunat
    (Universität Wien)

    Relative Factor Endowments and International Portfolio Choice
    January 28, 2011 Richhild Moessner
    (BIS)
     
    Central bank co-operation and international liquidity in the financial crisis of 2008-9
    January 14, 2011 Aurélien Eyquem
    (ENS Lyon)
     
    Ramsey Policies in a Small Open Economy with Sticky Prices and Capital

2010

  • December 17, 2010 Stefan Nieman
    (University of Essex)
     
    Inflation, investment composition and total factor productivity
    November 26, 2010 Steven Ongena
    (CentER – Tilburg University)
     
    Foreign Currency Loans – Demand or Supply Driven?
    November 5, 2010 Hendrik Hakenes
    (Uni Hannover)
     
    The Birth and Burst of Asset Price Bubbles
    October 22, 2010 Nalan Basturk
    (Erasmus University Rotterdam)
     
    Financial Development and Convergence Clubs
    October 8, 2010 Gernot Müller
    (Uni Bonn)
     
    Debt consolidation, spending reversals, and the transmission of fiscal policy
    June 25, 2010 Christian Ewerhart
    (Universität Zürich)
     
    Repo Markets, Counterparty Risk, and the 2007/2008 Liquidity Crisis
    May 21, 2010 David Lando
    (Copenhagen Business School)
     
    Corporate bond liquidity before and after the onset of the subprime crisis
    May 7, 2010 Martin Halla
    (Universität Linz)
     
    Marriage Subsidies and Divorce: An Analysis of Marginal Marriages
    April 23, 2010 Gerhard Illing
    (LMU München)
     
    Endogenous Systemic Liquidity Risk
    April 9, 2010 Herbert Gintis Modeling the market economy as a complex dynamical system: implications for financial regulation
     
    March 26, 2010 Alex Stomper
    (MIT and IHS)
     
    Forgiving vs. Financing a Debt Overhang
    March 12, 2010 Tiziana Assenza
    (Catholic University of Milan)
     
    Asset Prices and Monetary Policy: A New View of the Cost Channel
    January 29, 2010 Joseph Francois & Clint Shiells
    (JKU Linz, WIIW Wien & CEPR London, JVI)
     
    Dynamic factor price equalization & international convergence
    January 15, 2010 David Lando
    (Copenhagen Business School)
     
    cancelled
    January 13, 2010 Maria Demertzis
    (Dutch National Bank)
     
    Inflation Targeting: A Framework for Communication