The Center for Institutional Studies, National Research University Higher School of Economics (CInSt HSE), with the support of the Bank of Finland Institute for Emerging Economies (BOFIT), UGent Russia Platform (Ghent University) and the Center for International Economics Studies (MGIMO) organizes the 10th Annual CInSt Banking Workshop "Banking in Emerging Markets: Challenges and Opportunities".

The workshop will be held on 15 October 2021. It is aimed at bringing together scholars involved with various aspects of banking in emerging markets, including but not limited to those of Central and Eastern Europe, CIS countries, Latin America and China. The organizing committee welcomes submissions of both empirical and theoretical research papers on the current issues concerning banking in these markets.

Keynote speakers

  • Xavier Freixas, Emeritus Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • Sudheer Chava, Professor at Georgia Tech

To submit a paper for the workshop, fill in the online submission form at the workshop website

Submission deadline is 1 June 2021. Authors will be notified about the selection process results in July 2021.

Program Committee:

  • Maria Semenova (CInSt HSE)
  • Zuzana Fungáčová (BOFIT)
  • Vladimir Sokolov (ICEF HSE)
  • Koen Schoors (Ghent University and CInSt HSE)

The workshop will be held online. Workshop's language is English.

If you have any questions, please, do not hesitate to contact Maria Semenova (cinstbworkshop@hse.ru).