IWFSAS 2022 Call for Papers “Re-Thinking Risk Management During Times of Paradigm Shifts: Implications for Financial Markets and Institutions” | EU Neighbours
May 17 2022
The International Workshop on Financial System Architecture and Stability (IWFSAS) provides a forum for academic researchers, practitioners, and policy makers to discuss current issues related to the structure and design of financial systems and their impact on macro-financial stability and sustainable economic development.
This year’s IWFSAS meeting will take place at Bayes Business School, City, University of London, on 05 – 06 September 2022. The conference is scheduled to take place in person.
The Seventh IWFSAS conference offers leading academics, practitioners, and policymakers the opportunity to discuss innovative research on a range of topics related to novel risks for financial institutions and markets, from the increased geopolitical risks to the post- COVID-19 pandemic recovery and climate-related financial issues.
This call for papers invites submissions of high-quality unpublished manuscripts on topics related to the impact of new risks on the financial sector, including, but not limited to:
• Climate risk and asset pricing • • Climate stress testing; Climate-related financial disclosures, reporting and other regulatory issues • Central banks and the greening of the financial sector • Post-pandemic recovery and green stimulus policies • Geopolitical risks and impact on financial markets • Monetary policy in the post-COVID recovery • ESG risks and sovereign and corporate credit spreads • Debt sustainability and international cooperation for debt relief • Insurance, banking & pension funds exposure to novel risks • Impact investing and other sustainable finance trends • Nature-related financial risks and opportunities • Corporate strategies towards transition and physical risks of climate change • Corporate social responsibility in the post-pandemic world and rising political tensions • Financial innovation and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) • Financial inclusion and technological change • Gender, race and the role of financial institutions and markets • Shareholder engagement vs divestment related to ESG issues • Sustainability and stability of financial systems • Emerging business models and asset classes • Novel lending technologies and risk management • Rising inequalities, supply chain disruptions and impact on financial sector