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040119 KU Banking and Financial Intermediation 1 (MA) (2018S)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Friday 02.03. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 09.03. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 16.03. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 23.03. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 13.04. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 20.04. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 27.04. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 04.05. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 11.05. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 18.05. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 25.05. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 01.06. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 08.06. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 15.06. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 22.06. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Friday 29.06. 08:00 - 09:30 Hörsaal 12 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

After successful completion of this course, participants have gained profound knowledge of different types of financial intermediaries (e.g., banks, life insurance companies, etc.), and a deep understanding of their elementary economic functions as well as the role of competition between them. They are able to apply their knowledge to practical problems.

Assessment and permitted materials

Oral and written

Attendance mandatory

The grade of a participant depends on his/her answers to the questions of the exam (50%), his/her presentation (30%) and his/her active participation in class (20%).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for a positive grade: more than 50% of the achievable scores

Examination topics

Presentations by the instructor and by students, reading list

Reading list

Xavier Freixas, Jean-Charles Rochet, Microeconomics of Banking, 2nd ed., MIT Press: Cambridge, MA, London, Engl., 2008.
Sam Langfield, Marco Pagano, Bank Bias in Europe: Effects on Systemic Risk and Growth, ECB Working Paper 1797, May 2015.
Frederic S. Mishkin, The Economics of Money, Banking and Financial Markets, Business School Edition, 3rd ed., Pearson: Harlow, Engl., 2012.
Harold D. Skipper, W. Jean Kwon, Risk Management and Insurance: Perspectives in a Global Economy, Blackwell Publishing: Malden, MA, Oxford, Engl., Victoria, Australia, 2007.

Association in the course directory

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