Stephen Cecchetti: ”Strong banks lend to strong borrowers, boosting growth. Weak banks lend to weak borrowers, reducing resilience.”
Stephen Cecchetti, professor of international economics at Brandeis University and former head of the Monetary and Economic Department at the Bank for International Settlements, visited the Swedish...
Lusardi on financial literacy levels: ”We need robust interventions”
“We need robust interventions. Just as it was not possible to contribute to and thrive in an industrialized society without basic literacy—the ability to read and write—so it is not possible to...
”Performing on a world-class level”
Since inception in 2011, the Swedish House of Finance has developed into a thriving ecosystem of financial research. Indeed, a recent evaluation report concludes that the center is a hub for...
Seduced by data
The discovery of Swedish data changed Paolo Sodini’s career path. He went from focusing on theoretical asset pricing to being part of establishing the then new research field of Household Finance.
Nobel Prize winner Richard Thaler on Choice Architecture in Pension Systems
What does academic research and practical experiences tell us about choice architecture in pension systems? Professor Richard Thaler, University of Chicago, visited the Swedish House of Finance on 18...
Sanjiv Das on FinTech as a disruptive technology
FinTech is transforming finance as we know it and businesses are struggling to find new ways to reach customers. How will it affect you?
”Många små guldkorn av kunskap” på Swedish House of Finance FinTech-konferens
Den 22 – 23 augusti samlades finansbranschen, forskare och myndighetsrepresentanter för att diskutera FinTech och lyssna på ledande experter på området. Här är vad några av deltagarna hade att säga...
Material from the Swedish House of Finance FinTech Conference
A two-day conference that brought together representatives from the finance industry, regulators, and leading academic scholars. The first day featured key-note presentations and panel discussions...
Will Sweden be the first country to have its own national cryptocurrency?
Do you want to understand what blockchain and cryptocurrencies are? Professor Campbell R. Harvey is one of four key note-speakers at the Swedish House of Finance FinTech conference 22 – 23 August....
Anna Felländer om de senaste FinTech-trenderna
Inför Swedish House of Finance FinTech-konferens 22 – 23 augusti tar vi tempen på branschen. Anna Felländer är Visiting Fellow på Swedish House of Finance och digitaliseringsexpert med uppdrag för...