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Center for Financial Research

Consumer Research Symposium

Last Updated: August 29, 2022
The 11th Consumer Research Symposium March 10-11 2022 Logo

The Consumer Research Symposium, hosted by the FDIC's Center for Financial Research, facilitates a discussion of recent research in consumer finance between financial regulators, academics, and the private sector.

The 11th Consumer Research Symposium was held on March 10-11, 2022. The event featured a keynote address from Professor John Friedman of Brown University, on “The Economic Impacts of COVID-19: Evidence from a New Public Database Built Using Private Sector Data.” The 2022 Conference Program includes links to selected paper drafts and presentation slides. Video recordings of the event are now available.

Please direct any questions to the conference organizers (Garret Christensen, Ryan Goodstein, and Mary Zaki) at To receive email updates about future symposia, please sign up for our mailing list.

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Previous conference programs are available below.

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