The present conference focuses on financial development, integration and stability in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe, i.e. the new EU member states, candidate and potential candidate countries as well as the European countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States. Relevant empirical, institutional, and theoretical research will be considered.
The submission of research papers in the following fields is especially encouraged:
1. Financial sectors and economic growth in the CEE
2. Financial stability and regulatory convergence in the CEE
3. Financial market infrastructure in CEE
4. Relationships between CEE and EU-15 financial sectors