Competition and Regulation in Financial Markets

Competition and Regulation in Financial Markets

31st May 2018

The Second Annual Conference on competition and financial regulation will take place at Imperial College Business School om 31st May 2018 in lecture theatre LGS.

The programme for the event can be found here.

Time Activity
8.45-9.15 Registration
9.15-11.15 Paper Session 1:

Fergal McCann (Central Bank of Ireland)

Cross-border spillovers from macroprudential mortgage restrictions


John Thanassoulis (Warwick Business School)

Does Competition Encourage (or Deter) Unethical Firm Behaviour?


Thomas Gehrig (University of Wien)

Political Favouritism and Industrial Structure in Banking

11.15-11.30  Tea/Coffee
11.30-12.30 Keynote Speaker: Elena Carletti (Bocconi University)

Co-operation between Competition Agencies and Regulators in the Financial Sector

12.30-13.30  Lunch at Ognisko
13.30-15.30 Paper Session 2:

Enrico Sette (Bank of Italy)

Banks as Patient Lenders: Evidence from a Tax Reform


Laura Capera (PhD candidate at Tillburg University)

Effects of entry of microfinance institutions on market structure in the retail banking industry. Evidence from Columbia

Matteo Benetton (PhD candidate at LSE)
Leverage Regulation and Market Structure: An Empirical Model of the UK Mortgage Market

 15.30-15.45  Tea/Coffee
15.45-17.00 Policy Panel – Fintech


Paul Grout (Bank of England)


17.00 Conference concludes