PED-231: The Global Financial Crisis: Policy Responses and Challenges
Description: This course examines policies aimed at the prevention and management of financial crises in the light of recent experience. Topics covered include: macroeconomic and microfinancial causes and contributing factors to the global financial crisis; the role of central bank policies in crisis management and prevention; fiscal stimulus packages and bank support schemes; financial regulatory reform and the G20 process; systemic risk and macroprudential supervision; the fiscal legacy of the financial turbulence and the economic recession; and the European sovereign debt crisis.
The teacher is (was) Lucas Papademos. He now has, well, policy respones and challenges to consider.
Course page here (sadly no syllabus). h/t Julian Jamison.