The research proposal titled "Evidence of banking sector systemic risk behavior in EMU countries" by Manish K Singh, PhD student at UB Economics (supervised by Marta Gómez-Puig and Simón Sosvilla-Rivero), has been awarded a grant from the Fundación Banco de Sabadell. Manish's project received one of the 5 grants that have been awarded out of 200 proposals received from PhD students writing a thesis in a Spanish University.
June. 6 2014: Miguel Santolino has participated in the XVII Applied Economics Meeting, held in Gran Canarias.
Miguel Santolino presented the working paper entitled "The dynamics of one-sided incomplete information in motor disputes", coauthored by M. Ayuso and Ll. Bermudez, in the XVII Applied Economics Meeting.
The Applied Economics Meetings, promoted by the Asociación Libre de Economía (ALdE) and the Revista de Economía Aplicada (REA), are conceived as a channel to disseminate and discuss research works that deepen the knowledge of reality through the use of applied economic analysis.
Apr. 25 2014: Our working paper series is now available at RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)-IDEAS, a decentralized bibliographic database maintained by volunteers.
IDEAS is the largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics and available freely on the Internet. Over 1,500,000 items of research can be browsed or searched, and over 1,300,000 can be downloaded in full text. Our series of working papers is listed as a collection attached to UB riskcenter, which is among 25% best institutions in among the top 25% institutions in this region with members registered and ranked in th eRePEc Author Service. For more information, follow this link.
2014: Prof. Persson is visting in
February and March. His research is
"Why bankers are boring: Asset
substitution (risk shifting) and
incentives for banks". Seminar held at
12.30pm Room 4224. For more
information, follow this link.
2014: Mercedes Ayuso has been
appointed member of the forum of
experts for the BBVA Institute of
Pensions, which will be sponsored by
BBVA research. See
2013: Isabel Martínez Torre-Enciso
(Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)
lectures on "Introduction to Risk
Management and Research Perspectives"
[In Spanish]. Follow the link to AGERS
(Spanish Association of Risk
Management and Insurance) and FERMA
(Federation of European Risk
2013: Adelina Comas-Herrera (London
School of Economics) lectures on "Long
Term Care Costs and Cognitive
Impairment". Follow the link to the Observatory of
Sustainable Long Term Care.