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Bail-ins and bank resolution in Europe

This invitation-only event will feature a presentation by Thomas Philippon of a report on bail-ins and bank resolution in Europe. Failed financial firms should not be bailed out by the taxpayers. Europe, unfortunately, has a weak track record of following this principle of good governance and sound economic policy. The banking union, with its new […]

Date: June 19, 2017, 2:00 pm Topic: Banking and capital markets

This invitation-only event will feature a presentation by Thomas Philippon of a report on bail-ins and bank resolution in Europe.

Failed financial firms should not be bailed out by the taxpayers. Europe, unfortunately, has a weak track record of following this principle of good governance and sound economic policy. The banking union, with its new approach to supervision and resolution, is meant to improve this matter. The new Geneva Special Report on the World Economy presented at this event reviews the resolution side of the banking union.

This event is only open to Bruegel members and a small number of external experts.

Speaker

Thomas Philippon

Professor of Finance at New York University, Stern School of Business

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

[email protected]

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