CEPR, SUERF and CB&DC Seminar Series Webinar

Thursday, 6 October 2022
10:00-11:00 EST / 15:00 - 16:00 GMT / 16:00 -17:00 CET

A webinar by the CEPR RPN on Fintech & Digital Currencies

Digitisation rapidly changes money, banking and finance. Are these changes fundamental and radical—or part of a continuous process of technological progress and efficiency improvement? Do academics have to re-think money, banking and finance—or do conventional theories apply? And do finance professionals and regulators need to re-assess their frameworks and tools to keep up with the transformation?
Darrell Duffie (Stanford University and Fintech & Digital Currencies RPN Member), Todd Keister (Rutgers University and Fintech & Digital Currencies RPN Member) and Harald Uhlig (University of Chicago, CEPR and Fintech & Digital Currencies RPN Member), three experts on macro economics, monetary economics and finance, shared their views on these and related questions. The webinar, which has been moderated by Dirk Niepelt (University of Bern, SUERF, CEPR and Fintech & Digital Currencies RPN Leader), started with brief opening remarks by each of the experts, followed by a discussion and a Q&A session. 

A video recording of the event is available below. 



Darrell Duffie

Dean Witter Distinguished Professor of Finance at Stanford University, Graduate School of Business Stanford University

RPN Member, Fintech and Digital Currencies

Todd Keister

Professor of Economics Rutgers University

RPN Member, Fintech and Digital Currencies

Harald Uhlig

Bruce Allen and Barbara Ritzenthaler Professor of Economics University Of Chicago