The 28th NBER-TCER-CEPR Conference took place in Tokyo July 27. This meeting was sponsored jointly by the Centre for Economic Policy Research in London, the NBER, the Tokyo Center for Economic Research, the Center for Advanced Research in Finance, and the Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy, and co-sponsored by the Center for Advanced Research in Finance (CARF), Center for International Research on the Japanese Economy (CIRJE), and the Research Institute of Capital Formation (RICF), of the Development Bank of Japan. Shin-ichi Fukuda and Kenichi Ueda, both of the University of Tokyo, Research Associate Takeo Hoshi of Stanford University, and Franklin Allen of Imperial College London organized the meeting. These researchers’ papers were presented and discussed:
Yukihiro Yasuda and Ryosuke Fujitani, Hitotsubashi University, and Joseph French, University of Northern Colorado, "Stock Market Listing, Investment, and Business Groups: How Firm Structure Impacts Investment"
Arantxa Jarque, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, and Edward S. Prescott, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, "Banker Compensation, Relative Performance, and Bank Risk"
Jennifer Corbett, Australian National University, and Ying Xu, Australian Treasury, "Using Network Method to Measure Financial Interconnection"
Renée Adams, University of Oxford; Brad Barber, University of California, Davis; and Terrance Odean, University of California, Berkeley, "Values in Finance"
Kenichi Ueda and Somnath Sharma, University of Tokyo and Reserve Bank of India, "Listing Advantages around the World"
Rodney Ramcharan, University of Southern California; Stefan Gissler, Federal Reserve Board; and Edison Yu, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, "The Effects of Competition in Consumer Credit Markets"
Andreas Lehnert, Federal Reserve Board; Michael Barr and Phillip Swagel, University of Maryland; and Neel Kashkari, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, "Inside the US Strategy for Fighting the 2007–2009 Global Financial Crisis"
Eugenio M. Cerutti, International Monetary Fund, "US vs. Euro Area: Who Drives Cross-Border Bank Lending to EMs?"
Yoshiaki Ogura, Waseda University, "Search for Yield under Prolonged Monetary Easing and Aging"
Summaries of these papers are at www.nber.org/conferences/2019/TRIO19/summary.html