Bank Research Conference
The FDIC's Center for Financial Research is proud to host the annual Bank Research Conference, a gathering of academics, industry representatives and policymakers committed to the principle that policy should be informed by research.
The Bank Research Conference promotes topics related to the banking industry and the FDIC’s essential mission to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system. Today, this conference has become a premier and highly competitive forum for bank research, attracting hundreds of submissions from authors of papers and posters on a multitude of topics.
The FDIC's Center for Financial Research invites submissions for the 22nd Annual Bank Research Conference to be held on September 28 and 29, 2023 in Arlington, Virginia.
Call For Papers / Call For Posters
We invite theoretical and empirical papers on issues related to the performance and regulation of the financial sector, including:
- Deposit insurance
- Risk measurement and management
- Banking and rising interest rates
- Capital and liquidity requirements
- Bank scale and scope economies, industry competition, and market structure
- Fintech and trends in financial products, services, and technology
- Systemic risk and financial system stability
- Finance and the real economy
- Finance and inequality
- Finance and labor markets
- Interaction between regulation and the cost and availability of credit
- Climate-related financial risks
- Crypto assets
Paper and Poster submissions must be received by April 18, 2023. Authors will be notified about the status of their papers in July 2023.
For additional information, please contact Jonathan Pogach at BankResearchConference@fdic.gov.
Papers will be selected for presentation based on reviews by FDIC economists and the Organizing Committee, with final selections made by external reviewers.
Expenses for travel, food, and lodging will be reimbursed for paper presenters.
Call for Papers - Printable version
The poster session is open to Ph.D. students in economics, finance, and related fields.
Submissions should include a complete draft of the paper and authors should arrange for a letter of recommendation from the author's advisor to be sent to BankResearchConference@fdic.gov.
Papers from selected posters may be invited for submission to the FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper Series.
Submissions may have senior coauthors, but the presenter must be a Ph.D. student.
Expenses for food and lodging will be reimbursed for poster presenters.
Call for Posters - Printable version