Thursday, August 18, 2011, 10:30-12:15 pm
Central Banking and Regulation - C4

Session Chair: Angela Maddaloni, European Central Bank

  • Risk Uncertainty and Monetary Policy PDF
    Geert Bekaert1, Marie Hoerova2, Marco Lo Duca2
    Columbia University1; European Central Bank2
    • Discussant: Philippe Mueller, London School of Economics
  • The Impact of the Federal Reserve's Interest Rate Target Announcement on Stock Prices: A Closer Look at How the Market Impounds New Information PDF
    Justin Birru, Stephen Figlewski
    New York University
    • Discussant: Bernd Schwaab, European Central Bank
  • Capital-Market Effects of Securities Regulation: The Role of Implementation and Enforcement PDF
    Hans Bonde Christensen, Luzi Hail, Christian Leuz
    University of Chicago
    • Discussant: Min Kim, University of New South Wales