YPFS: Inaugural Conference 2014
The Yale Program on Financial Stability (YPFS) is holding its inaugural conference on August 1, 2014 on the campus of Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. The conference is held jointly with the Journal of Banking and Finance (JBF) on the topic of “bank capital.” We especially welcome papers that successfully bring academic rigor to practical questions faced by regulators.
David Scharfstein, Harvard Business
Richard Herring, University of Pennsylvania
Tobias Adrian, Federal Reserve Bank of New York Lunch & Keynote Speaker at 12:00 Lunch & Keynote Speaker: Paul Tucker
Senior Fellow at Missavar-Rahmani Center for Business & Government at Harvard Kennedy School & Harvard Business School Session 2 at 1:30: John Duca, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas and Southern Methodist University How Capital Regulation and Other Factors Drive Shadow Banking in the Short and Long Run Discussant: Stijn Claessens, International Monetary Fund Joseph Noss, Bank of England Estimating the Impact of Changes in Aggregate Bank Capital Requirements During an Upswing Discussant: Richard Berner, Office of Financial Research, U.S. Department of Treasury Session 3 at 3:30: James Vickery, Federal Reserve Bank of New York The Capital and Loss Assessment Under Stress Scenarios (CLASS) Model Discussant: Ignazio Angeloni, European Central Bank Fabián Valencia, International Monetary Fund Bank Capital and Uncertainty Discussant: Nellie Liang, Federal Reserve Board