The Banque de France’s 12th Annual Central Bank Conference on Microstructure of Financial Markets is organised by Benoit Mojon and will take place at Banque de France Conference Center Auditorium on 29 and 30 septembre 2016.

This annual central bank workshop gives researchers, policy-makers and practitioners the opportunity to discuss theoretical work, empirical findings and policy implications related to the microstructure of financial markets. 

Financial market microstructure may influence – and be affected by – how central bank implement monetary policy. Topics of interest include market liquidity, the effectiveness of non-conventional monetary policy measures, financial stability and systemic risk. The conference will gather high quality research on the aspects of micro-structure that are the most relevant for central banks. Bruno Biais (Toulouse School of Economics) and Lasse Pedersen (Copenhagen BS and NYU Stern) will give keynote presentations.

Further information and an updated program can be accessed here.