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Registration is now open for the 10th Annual FDIC Consumer Research Symposium. Please see the symposium home page for the program and for other information about the event.

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After careful consideration, we have decided to postpone the annual FDIC/JFSR Bank Research Conference, scheduled for September 10–12, 2020, until fall 2021.

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New CFR Staff Studies Series



A History of Risk-Based Premiums at the FDIC
FDIC CFR Staff Studies Report No. 2020-01
Edward Garnett, LaVaughn Henry, Daniel Hoople, Ashley Mihalik



Two Crises: A Comparison
FDIC CFR Staff Studies Report No. 2020-02
Lee Davison

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CFR Working Paper Series - Most Recent Papers

Why Do Models that Predict Failure Fail?
FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2020-05
Hua Kiefer and Tom Mayock


Shared Destinies? Small Banks and Small Business Consolidation
FDIC Center for Financial Research Working Paper No. 2020-04
Claire Brennecke, Stefan Jacewitz and Jonathan Pogach

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Meet The Researchers

Researchers conduct and publish empirical and theoretical research on the banking industry and bank regulation. They also develop statistical and financial models to support FDIC operations. Topics studied by researchers include: bank capital, bank supervision, banking industry structure, deposit insurance, executive compensation, lending, and systemic risk.

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Researchers at the Center for Financial Research

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