Master VWL Winter 2018/19  

Currency and Financial Crises

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Gunther Schnabl
Tutor: Taiki Murai
Date: 07.01.19, 8:15-17:45; 08.01.2019, 8:15-11:15
Room: I411
Language: English
To be graded: Term paper
Deadline term paper: February 1, 2019

Modul: International Economics 07-202-1102
This seminar is one option (out of three) for the seminar of the module International Economics
Guidelines for the term paper can be found here

Introduction and Term Paper Selection

There will be an introduction to the seminar on Tuesday, October 15, at 11:15 in Room SR 6. Students will receive general information about term paper topics (see list below), deadlines and the course of the seminar. Recommendations and guidelines for writing scientific papers are also given.

Seminar introduction Slides

Seminar Topics

1.Currency Crisis in Turkey
2.Currency Crisis in Argentina
3.Fed Tightening and Emerging Markets Debt
4.The Role of US-Dollar for US Foreign Debt
5.Monetary Policy and Euro Crisis: An Overinvestment View
6.The Role of Capital Flows for Asian Crisis and Euro Crisis
7.Interbank Settlement System and Imbalances: A Comparative Study on TARGET2 in Europe and ISA in the US
8.TARGET2 and BoP Crisis in the EMU
9.Japanification of South Europe?
10.Financial Consolidation: The Case of Japan and Scandinavia
11.Currency Crisis: Original Sin and Conflicted Virtue
12.Internally and Externally Imposed Financial Repression
13.Monetary Policy, Financial Regulations and the Rise of Shadow Banking



letzte Änderung: 15.10.2019