Invited Speakers

  • Stefano Battiston, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
    "Liaisons Dangereuses: Increasing Connectivity, Risk Sharing, and Systemic Risk"

  • Dirk Bezemer, University of Groningen, Netherlands
    "Credit, Rent, and the Costs of Crisis"

  • Shu-Heng Chen, National Chengchi University, Taipei, Taiwan
    "Microstructure Dynamics and Agent-Based Financial Markets: Can Dinosaurs Return?"

  • Silvano Cincotti, University of Genova, Italy
    (talk title to be announced)

  • Doyne Farmer, Santa Fe Institute, USA
    "The Role of Leverage in Causing Clustered Volatility, Heavy Tails and Market Failure"

  • Hardy Hanappi, University of Technology Vienna, Austria
    "Europe's Future after the Global Crisis: From Growth to Reproductive Change"

  • Tryggvi P├ílsson, Director, Financial Stability, Central Bank of Iceland
    "Coping with a banking crisis - Case of the Icelandic financial system"

  • Willi Semmler, New School for Social Research, USA
    "The Instability of the Banking Sector and Macrodynamics: Theory and Empirics"

  • Brigitte Young, University of Muenster, Germany
    "The EU Sovereign Debt Crisis, the ECB and the Role of Germany"