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Seminar series

The Risk and Macro Finance seminars are typically held on the last Tuesday of the month. The seminar coordinator is Simas Kucinskas (

Event 2023

24 November: Symposium 'ESG-risico’s, financiële stabiliteit en de rol van de verzekeringssector' (in Dutch).

Events 2022

Upcoming seminars/symposium


Guest Speaker(s) (Affiliation)

Thursday, 10 March 2022 Please see symposium speakers on the event webpage (in Dutch)

Past seminars

    Date Guest Speaker (Affiliation)
    Monday, 22 October 2018 Andrea Buffa (Boston University)
    Thursday, 14 June 2018 Guillermo Ordoñez (University of Pennsylvania)
    Tuesday, 17 April 2018 Marcin Kacperzyk (Imperial College London)
    Tuesday, 27 March 2018 Alexi Savov (NYU Stern)
    Friday, 1 December 2017 Jean-Edouard Colliard (HEC Paris)
    Tuesday, 10 October 2017 William Diamond (Harvard University)
    Thursday, 14 September 2017 Jason Donaldson, (Washington University, St. Louis)
    Tuesday, 12 September 2017 Giorgia Piacentino, (Washington University, St. Louis)
    Tuesday, 5 September 2017 Fréderic Malherbe (LBS)
    Monday, 19 June 2017 Arvind Krishnamurthy (Stanford GSB)
    Tuesday, 6 June 2017 Annette Vissing-Jorgensen (Berkeley-Haas) 
    Tuesday, 23 May 2017 Sweder van Wijnbergen (UvA)
    Monday, 27 March 2017 Enrico Perotti (UvA)
    Dinsdag, 28 February Julia Schaumburg (VU)
    Friday, 17 February 2017 Pietro Veronesi (Chicago Booth)
    Monday, 5 December 2016 Paul Glasserman (Columbia GSB)
    Tuesday 29 November 2016 Guillaume Vuillemey (HEC Paris)
    Tuesday, 15 November 2016 Yacine Aït-Sahalia (Princeton)
    Tuesday, 27 September 2016 Miguel Faria-e-Castro (New York University)
    Tuesday, 6 September 2016 Frédéric  Malherbe ( (London Business School)
    Tuesday, 21 June 2016 Cecilia Parlatore
(New York University, Stern School of Business)
    Tuesday, 31 May 2016 David Martinez Miera, (University Carlos III of Madrid)
    Wednesday, 25 May 2016 Francesco Ferrante, (U.S. Federal Reserve Board)
    Tuesday, 19 April 2016 Ester Faia (Goethe University Frankfurt)
    Tuesday 29 March 2016

Tim Eisert (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

    Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Andreas Schabert (University of Cologne)

    Monday, 14 March 2016  Konstantin Milbradt (Northwestern University,
Kellogg School of Management)
    Thursday, 11 February 2016 Stephan Luck (Princeton University
and Max Planck Institute in Bonn)

24 November 2015

Ansgar Walther (Nuffield College,
University of Oxford)
21 October 2015
Matteo Crosignani (New York University,
Stern School of Business)
29 September 2015
John Kuong (INSEAD)
    Wednesday, 1 July 2015 Gur Huberman (Columbia University)
    Wednesday, 10 June 2015 Yacine Aït-Sahalia (Princeton University)
    Friday, 8 May 2015 Toni Ahnert (Bank of Canada)
31 March 2015
Anatoli Segura (Center for Monetary
and Financial Studies (CEMFI)
and Banca d’Italia)
    Tuesday, 24 March 2015 Thomas Eisenbach (Federal Reserve
Bank of New York)
24 February 2015
Shengxing Zhang (London School of Economics)
    Tuesday, 3 February 2015 Agnese Leonello (European Central Bank)
    Tuesday, 9 December 2014 Alex Clymo (London School of Economics)
    Tuesday, 18 November 2014 Matteo Crosignani (New York University,
Stern School of Business) 

28 October 2014

Giancarlo Corsetti (Faculty of Economics,
Cambridge University)

Events 2018

Workshop 'Demand for safety'

On November 29-30, we are organising a focused workshop on the demand for safe assets. The workshop consists of short paper presentations and brainstorming sessions, with abundant time for discussion. The brainstorming sessions will be led by discussion leaders who will review structural issues, as well as make conjectures and discuss venues for future research in the field.

Workshop 'Regulatory forbearance

On June 8, 2018, we are organizing a small-scale workshop with theoretical and empirical papers on the theme of regulatory forbearance. Topics covered in the workshop include contingent convertible capital, stress testing, and bank capital forbearance. To register for the workshop, send an e-mail to

Events 2017

Events 2016

Events 2015

Events 2014

Events 2013