Regulation in Financial Markets

Time I: 
Wednesday,
10:00am to 12:00pm
Venue I: 
HU Berlin, Spandauer Str. 1, room 23
Description: 

This course introduces students to the regulation of financial markets and the participants in these markets. It consists of four parts. The first two parts analyze the financial disclosure requirements of non-financial corporations and the impact of these requirements on corporate policies. The third part discusses the most relevant financial frictions that policy makers should consider when regulating financial institutions. Part IV reviews the economics of financial crises and discusses what regulatory mechanisms exist to prevent financial crises.

Part I: Financial Reporting and Disclosure (Prof. Gassen)

Part II: Recent Changes in Financial Markets Regulations (Prof. Adam)

Part III: Financial Frictions and Macroeconomics (Prof. Weinke)

Part IV: Macroprudential Regulation of Financial Markets (Prof. Heinemann)

Credits: 
6.00
Program: 
Semester: 
Spring 2013
Affiliation: 
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
End date of the whole course: 
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 - 12:00pm