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The Paul Woolley Centre was established at the London School of Economics, UK

Dates:
June 04-05, 2015
Description:
Eighth annual conference of The Paul Woolley Centre for the Study of Capital Market Dysfunctionality
Location:
London, London School of Economics LSE, United Kingdom
Subject:
The main themes are: - Contracts and organisational structure: What contracts should govern the agency relationship between investors and fund managers? How do contracts influence managers' investment policies? What determines the organisational structure of the fund-management industry? - Market frictions and asset prices: How do frictions such as asymmetric information, market-entry costs, or agency, impact the informational efficiency of prices? What are the implications for market liquidity and for phenomena such as excess volatility or contagion? - Allocative efficiency and the macro-economy: Frictions can generate allocative inefficiencies, such as imperfect risk sharing and misallocation of capital in the macroeconomy. How important are these inefficiencies and how can they be measured? - Policy implications: Can regulatory policies mitigate market inefficiencies? For example, can changes in contracts between investors and managers, or the introduction of new assets, generate Pareto-improvements? [gem?_?? den Informationen des Anbieters - according to site editor's information]
Notes:
JEL Code:
G
Sponsor:
URL:
http://www.lse.ac.uk/fmg/researchProgrammes/paulWoolleyCentre/events/8thAnnualConference/Eighth%20annual%20conference.aspx

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