The aim of this group is to bring together members of the policy, academic and market communities to present and discuss research and analysis on financial stability and related regulatory issues. Topics may include: theory and analysis of financial crises, bank failures, financial-market volatility, financial fragility in the household and corporate sectors, macroprudential indicators and financial regulation against systemic risks.
The Group, started in March 2001, has a current membership of 419.
Since Yahoo no longer allow the file archive to include attachments, I have prepared a file with all the emails and attachments from the outset to date. File size is 22 MB. The format is a zipped .DBX file which is the Outlook Express file format. You can use it directly in Outlook Express or import it to Outlook or other email clients. To download click here.
Some kind words from the World Bank:
e-fora for financial economists
A recent summary of membership
This group offers a remarkable opportunity to deliver your research to a
very varied range of key institutions and individuals worldwide. My analysis of
the membership suggests messages reach experts in around 20 national central
banks, 35 universities, 10 research institutes, 5 consultancies, 10 financial
institutions, and 10 finance ministries/supervisors as well as the BIS, IMF,
World Bank, OECD and ECB. These institutions are based in around 25 countries.
There are also a large number of individual memberships, with the current total
being 310. Furthermore, I am aware that many members forward interesting
messages within their institutions, implying this 310 is an underestimate of