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Past Event

Dec

15-16

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Research Conference

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s 2nd Annual Research Conference on consumer finance aims to connect the core community of researchers and policymakers with the best research being conducted across a wide range of disciplines and approaches that can inform the topic of consumer finance.

The call for research topics included:

  • The ways consumers and households make decisions about borrowing, saving, and financial risk-taking
  • How various forms of credit (mortgage, student loans, credit cards, installment loans, etc.) affect household well-being
  • The structure and functioning of consumer financial markets
  • Distinct and underserved populations
  • The dynamics of households’ balance sheets