Joint conference organised by the Banque centrale du Luxembourg and the European Central Bank - "Conference on Household Finance and Consumption"
The objective of the conference is to present state-of-the-art empirical research and empirically motivated theoretical research on household asset accumulation, debt, and consumption behaviour over the life cycle. The focus of the conference is on research that makes extensive use of household survey data, with some preference for cross country comparative analysis. We actively solicit papers in the following areas, but other related areas may also be considered: - Household consumption, saving, and portfolio choice - Financing retirement and demographic developments - Housing, mortgage markets, and financial markets - Household finance, credit constraints and monetary policy - Household indebtedness and financial distress - Behavioural approaches to household asset accumulation, debt, and consumption - Financial literacy, financial sophistication, and the role of professional advice in shaping financial behaviour - Household payment habits - Household finances and the financial crisis
|Event dates:||2010-10-25 – 2010-10-26|
|Deadline Call for Papers:||2010-07-15|
|Organizer:||Banque centrale du Luxembourg European Central Bank|
|Classification:||D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|