The objective of this course is to introduce the student to the scientific literature on the methodological aspects in empirical banking, in particular highlighting some of the empirical methods to evaluate financial regulation. To accomplish this objective, the course introduces relevant research methodologies used in empirical banking, with a special emphasis on inter-temporal (e.g., duration analysis and event study) and cross-sectional methods (e.g., matching).
You will learn to evaluate changes in financial regulation
You will learn to employ a number of methodologies that have been used by various international and national regulatory institutions for such purposes.
You will get an understanding of these methodologies