Conference Agenda

1.3: Financial Access and Inclusion
Tuesday, 28/May/2019:
3:30pm - 5:45pm

Session Chair: Manuel Adelino, Duke University
Location: Room 103


Financial Access Under the Microscope

Sumit Agarwal1, Thomas Kigabo2, Camelia Minoiu3, Andrea Presbitero4, Andre Silva3

1National University of Singapore, Singapore; 2National Bank of Rwanda, Rwanda; 3Federal Reserve Board, USA; 4International Monetary Fund, USA

Discussant: Haelim Anderson (Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation)

Agarwal-Financial Access Under the Microscope-129.pdf

The Local Effects of Foreclosure

Christos Andreas Makridis1, Michael Ohlrogge2

1MIT Sloan, United States of America; 2Stanford University

Discussant: William Benedict McCartney (Purdue University)

Makridis-The Local Effects of Foreclosure-225.pdf

Financial Inclusion, Human Capital, and Wealth Accumulation: Evidence from the Freedman's Savings Bank

Luke Stein1, Constantine Yannelis2

1Arizona State University, United States of America; 2University of Chicago, United States of America

Discussant: Michael Schwert (The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

Stein-Financial Inclusion, Human Capital, and Wealth Accumulation-879.pdf

Disaster Lending: “Fair” Prices, but “Unfair” Access

Taylor Begley1, Umit Gurun2, Amiyatosh Purnanandam3, Daniel Weagley4

1Washington University, St. Louis; 2UT Dallas; 3University of Michigan; 4Georgia Institute of Technology, United States of America

Discussant: Christos Andreas Makridis (MIT Sloan)

Begley-Disaster Lending-766.pdf