Universität Wien FIND

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, changes to courses and exams may be necessary at short notice (e.g. cancellation of on-site teaching and conversion to online exams). Register for courses/exams via u:space, find out about the current status on u:find and on the moodle learning platform. NOTE: Courses where at least one unit is on-site are currently marked "on-site" in u:find.

Further information about on-site teaching and access tests can be found at https://studieren.univie.ac.at/en/info.

040275 KU Banking and Financial Intermediation 2 (MA) (2020S)

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 serve).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Due to the closure of the university related to Covid-19, this course will use online teaching methods. Each lecture will consist of an audio recording over the lecture slides which will be sent to students the day before the scheduled lecture. In addition, during the scheduled lecture times, a online Q&A Session will be organised on the Citrix Webex Meetings platform, which can be downloaded from webex.com. The exams will take place online using the Moodle teaching platform.

Monday 04.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 06.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Seminarraum 16 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 3.Stock
Monday 11.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 13.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 18.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 20.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 25.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 27.05. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 03.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 08.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 10.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 15.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 3 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Wednesday 17.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 5 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 Erdgeschoß
Monday 22.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Wednesday 24.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 17 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock
Monday 29.06. 16:45 - 18:15 Hörsaal 15 Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1 2.Stock

Information

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: macro-financial linkages, bank capital structure, shadow banks and non-bank financial intermediaries, bank competition and credit market frictions. 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 a mid-term exam (50% of final mark) and a final exam (50% of 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:

Jean Tirole, "The Theory of Corporate Finance," Princeton University Press (2011)
Freixas, X., and J.C.Rochet, “Microeconomics of Banking,” MIT Press, 2nd edition (2008).

Association in the course directory

Last modified: Mo 07.09.2020 15:19