Center for Financial Innovation and Stability
The purpose of the Center for Financial Innovation and Stability is to improve knowledge of financial innovation and financial stability as well as the connection between the two, especially as it pertains to Federal Reserve policymaking.
The Change in the FDIC Assessment BaseThe Dodd-Frank Act mandates a shift in the FDIC assessment base that moves more of the costs of deposit insurance onto the largest banks. A new Notes from the Vault post analyzes the merits of that shift.
Liquidity Regulation and Financial StabilityU.S. bank supervisors are adopting regulations intended to limit banks' provision of liquidity and maturity transformation services. A new Notes from the Vault post raises questions about these regulations' overall contribution to financial stability.
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Center for Quantitative Economic Research (CQER)
Fostering empirical research in economics and policy forecasting models.