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2011 Conference

Financial Innovation and Rent Capturing

The 2011 Conference was held at UTS Sydney at the The Aerial Function Centre, Building 10, 235-253 Jones Street Ultimo on Thursday 14th and Friday 15th October.

International keynote speakers included: Professor Viral Acharya, New York University Stern School of Business and Professor Sebastien Pouget, University of Toulouse.  Presentation by speakers from the Reserve Bank of Australia and The Treasury.

Available Speaker Papers

Counterparty risk externality: Centralized versus over-the-counter markets;
Viral Acharya - New York University Stern School of Business (pdf, 429kb, 53pages)

Campaign contributions and government security issuance: Evidence from state bond pricing;
Craig Brown - National University of Singapore (pdf, 436kb, 67pages)

Unravelling financial sector rents: The competition puzzle;
Tim Hazledine - University of Auckland (pdf, 956kb, 31 pages

Rational and irrational bubbles: An experiment
Sebastien Pouget - University of Toulouse (pdf, 862kb, 39pages)