Monday, Aug 14, 2017
Atif Mian, Amir Sufi and Emil Verne's recent work on the impact of credit shocks in the short and in the medium term was reported in the Chicago Booth Review.
Friday, Jul 14, 2017
The theme of our 2018 conference is “Globalization” with particular focus on trade, financial flows and political economy. The conference will take place on the Princeton campus on February 22 and 23rd, 2018. World recognized experts on globalization that have confirmed their participation include:
Thursday, Jul 13, 2017
The Senior Thesis provides Princeton students with the opportunity to develop their scholarly interest and to evolve as independent thinkers. The students work one-on-one with a faculty member who guides them through the process. Undergraduate Associates of the class of 2017 researched a wide variety of topics in their thesis ranging from the
Monday, Jul 3, 2017
A new paper by Atif Mian, Amir Sufi and Emil Verner, “Household Debt and Business Cycles Worldwide,” finds that an increase in the household debt predicts lower future GDP growth.
Thursday, Jun 8, 2017
JRCPPF congratulates our undergraduate associates class of 2017 and wishes them much success in the new phase of their lives as Princeton alumni.
Wednesday, Jun 7, 2017
A recent paper by Markus Brunnemeier and Yann Koby finds that below a certain threshold lowering the interest rate becomes "contractionary for lending." They call the tipping the "reversal rate.'' It occurs when recapitalization gain from the duration mismatch are offset by decreases in net interest margins, lowering banks' net worth and tightening its capital constraint.
Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
JRCPPF 6th Annual Conference focused on China's escalating social, economic and financial system risks and their implications for global financial stability and growth. Conference materials, including video recordings, slides, papers and photos are available on this website.
Thursday, Mar 30, 2017
Markus K. Brunnermeier, Edwards S. Sanford Professor of Economics, founding and former director of JRCPP, has released a new video series entitled "Money and Banking." This is a four part series based on Brunnermeier and Sannikov's research papers "The I Theory of Money" and "Redistributive Monetary Policy."
Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
In an interview with Sky News, Harold James, Princeton Professor and JRCPPF affiliate, argued that the apparent collapse in support for globalisation could prefigure armed conflict.
Friday, Jan 27, 2017
JRCPPF’s Post-Doctoral Research Associate Giorgia Barboni traveled to Cotonou, Benin, to teach a workshop on “Financial Services in Less Developed Countries” at the Summer Institute for Economic Research (SIER) held at the African School of Economics (ASE). SIER was launched in 2015 with the goal of contributing to the establishment of networks of collaborative, multidisciplinary research and policy engagement involving African academics and policy makers.