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040275 KU Banking and Financial Intermediation 2 (MA) (2018S)

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

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Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Wednesday 11.04. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 18.04. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 25.04. 14:00 - 17:15 Seminarraum 5 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 1.Stock
Wednesday 02.05. 15:00 - 16:30 Studierzone
Wednesday 09.05. 13:15 - 16:30 Hörsaal 14 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 16.05. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum 13 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 23.05. 14:00 - 17:15 Seminarraum 4 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 1.Stock
Wednesday 30.05. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum 4 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 1.Stock
Wednesday 20.06. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum 5 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 1.Stock

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Aims, contents and method of the course

This course is a continuation of Financial Intermediation I, and covers advanced topics
in Financial Intermediation. Topics covered include: relationship banking, financing structure, bank-firm relations, liquidity creation, financial fragility and banking regulation. The course material will be drawn from key journal articles, and consist of both theoretical and empirical studies.

Assessment and permitted materials

Students will be evaluated based on their performance on two exams (each constituting 50% of the final mark).

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Successful completion of Financial Intermediation I.

Examination topics

To be specified during the lecture.

Reading list

Besides the journal articles listed below there are various books available for consultation:

Allen, F., and D.Gale, “Understanding Financial Crises,” Oxford University Press, (2009).
Dewatripont, M., and J.Tirole, “The Prudential Regulation of Banks,” MIT Press, (1994).
Freixas, X., and J.C.Rochet, “Microeconomics of Banking,” MIT Press, 2nd edition (2008).

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