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Exciting research day

posted Feb 9, 2016, 11:55 PM by Stefan Palan   [ updated Oct 25, 2016, 7:09 AM ]
On February 9, the platform organized the second FiRe research day. After a short introduction including a report on the activities since the last research day in November, the group heard presentations on a wide range of topics. Stefan Palan reported on an ongoing project studing the market valuation of socially responsible investments, Christian Schitter presented an outline of his dissertation, focusing on behavioral approaches to investigating the determinants of insurance fraud, Erik Theissen talked about a study of spillover effects in liquidity between spot and futures markets, Henryk Gurgul presented work on causal links between the Austrian, German and Polish stock exchanges, and Roland Mestel concluded with a short report on an applied project in pricing interest options in an environment of low or negative interest rates. 

Platform members can find the presentations on the corresponding meeting page.