Fourth Joint Bank of Canada/Banco de Espana Workshop on "International Financial Markets"
Call For Papers

21-22 September 2017, Bank of Canada, Ottawa

The Bank of Canada and Banco de Espana will host a conference on "International Financial Markets" at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa, Canada on September 21 and 22, 2017. This conference will provide an opportunity for researchers from academia and central banks to discuss a wide range of theoretical and empirical issues regarding International Financial Markets.

TOPICS: Possible topics include, but are not limited to, the following:
1 International asset pricing and exchange rates
2 International spillovers of unconventional monetary policies
3 International asset market comovements and cross-border capital flows
4 The financialization of commodity markets
5 The impact of regulation and policy on international financial markets
6 The role of international financial markets in bank funding

PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Anyone interested in presenting research at this conference should send a draft of their paper or a detailed abstract in electronic form to

Deadline for submission: June 15, 2017

The submission of new work is encouraged, especially for work that has policy implications.

The authors of accepted papers will be notified by early July, 2017.

EXPENSES: The organizers will cover reasonable travel expenses for the author presenting the research and for discussants.

PARTICIPATION: The organizers invite interested academics and practitioners to attend the workshop and to be discussants.

There is no fee for participation, but non-presenting and non-discussing participants will be responsible for their own expenses. If you are interested in attending, please send an e-mail to and no later than August 1, 2017.

Jose Manuel Marques, Banco de Espana
Antonio Diez de los Rios, Bank of Canada
Jonathan Witmer, Bank of Canada

Antonio Diez de los Rios, Bank of Canada
Sermin Gungor, Bank of Canada
Ricardo Gimeno, Banco de Espana
Adrian van Rixtel, Banco de Espana

Posted: 24 Feb 2017