CALL FOR PAPERS Financial History - Reflections on the Past to Tackle Today's Key Finance Questions

Workshop for young scholars with Prof. Barry Eichengreen (University of California, Berkeley, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Institute for Banking and Financial History (IBF), jointly organized with the Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt, 16th May 2019 at Goethe University Frankfurt.

The Research Center SAFE and the Institute for Banking and Financial History (IBF) are jointly organizing a workshop for young scholars on “Financial History – reflections on the past to tackle today’s key finance questions”, which will be held in Frankfurt am Main on 16th May 2019.
The workshop aims to bring together young scholars working on financial history topics relevant to today’s key finance questions such as financial crisis, market movements and effects of regulation, financial innovation, features and function of financial systems etc. The workshop is headed by Prof. Barry Eichengreen, holder of the Goethe University Visiting Professorship of Financial History in 2019, who will provide feedback to the selected papers. The participants of the workshop will also be invited to attend the conference organized by Prof. Barry Eichengreen on "High Public Debt: Theoretical and Historical Perspectives". The conference will take place on the following day (17th May 2019) at Goethe University.
Complete manuscripts or 3-page drafts should be submitted on the website (https://safe-frankfurt.de/datacenter/_dataservices/call_for_papers/subm.php) no later than 28th October 2018. We will acknowledge receipt of submission and the authors of accepted papers will be notified by 1st December 2018.
For program participants, accommodation and travel expenses (up to a certain limit) will be covered. If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Stephanie Collet (collet@safe.uni-frankfurt.de).

Conveners:
Prof. Carsten Burhop (University of Bonn)
Dr. Stephanie Collet (Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt)
Prof. Barry Eichengreen (University of California, Berkeley)

Scientific Committee:
Prof. Carsten Burhop (University of Bonn)
Dr. Stephanie Collet (Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt)
Prof. Barry Eichengreen (University of California, Berkeley)
Prof. Moritz Schularick (University of Bonn)
Prof. Jan Pieter Krahnen (Research Center SAFE, Goethe University Frankfurt)
Prof. Reinhard H. Schmidt (Goethe University Frankfurt)

 

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