Banking Regulation in the Times of COVID-19

Thursday, November 26, 2020 | 14.30 – 15.30

You are cordially invited to a seminar sponsored by the
M.A. in Political Economy of Money and Development:

Banking Regulation in the Times of COVID-19

Dr. Richard Senner, Swiss National Bank

Thursday, November 26, 2020, 14:30

An introduction to banking regulation with a focus on Basel capital requirements, and a discussion of present policy measures taken in Switzerland during the Covid-19 crisis, and how these measures have been affecting banks or are expected to affect and the real economy.

Dr. Richard Senner has been Team Leader for Prudential Data in the Statistics Division, and is now an Economist in the field of Financial Stability at the Swiss National Bank. Prior to joining the Swiss National Bank, he gained a PhD in Macrofinance at the ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and studied economics at the University of Mannheim, Germany, and at Yale University, United States. Earlier in his career, Senner studied Physics at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and interned at both the Financial Stability Division of the Bundesbank, Germany, and at the United Nations Conference for Trade and Development (UNCTAD) in Geneva, Switzerland.

For more information about Dr. Senner, see his recent papers and publications in the field of Macrofinance.

Zoom meeting:
https://fus.zoom.us/j/96195874700?pwd=cXNhOXJMMXI3cnRDck9RZk9FcU5sUT09
Meeting ID: 961 9587 4700
Passcode: 179895