VoxEU Talk

Current challenges in financial economics

Franklin Allen, Professor of Finance and Economics at Imperial College London, and Director of CEPR's Financial Economics Programme, talks to Viv Davies about current challenges in financial economics. Allen presents what he thinks will be the main focus of the FE Programme going forward. He also discusses banking union in Europe, how financial economics has changed since the crisis and what he considers to be the major risks now facing the Eurozone.