Francesca Campolongo

Head, Finance and Economy Unit, Joint Research Center of the European Commission

Francesca Campolongo has been working in the JRC since 1998, where she also obtained a prize as "best young scientist of the year" in 2002. Currently, she is actively involved in the work of the European Commission to create a safer and sounder financial system and to recover from the economic crisis. In particular, over the last few years she has contributed to EC proposals on higher capital requirements for banks, harmonised deposit protection schemes, EU Framework for bank recovery and resolution, and bank structural reform.

She is a mathematician (she graduated in Pisa University, Italy) with a PhD in modelling and sensitivity analysis (Griffith University, Australia). Her main research interests focus on financial markets modelling and financial risk analysis. Working in support to EU policy makers she has developed skills in calibration and ex ante impact assessment of financial regulation, with particular attention to the banking sector.

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  • 17 - 18 August 2019 / Peking University, Beijing / Chinese University of Hong Kong – Tsinghua University Joint Research Center for Chinese Economy, the Institute for Emerging Market Studies at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University, the Stanford Center on Global Poverty and Development at Stanford University, the School of Economics and Management at Tsinghua University, BREAD, NBER and CEPR
  • 19 - 20 August 2019 / Vienna, Palais Coburg / WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK)
  • 29 - 30 August 2019 / Galatina, Italy /
  • 4 - 5 September 2019 / Roma Eventi, Congress Center, Pontificia Università Gregoriana Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy / European Center of Sustainable Development , CIT University
  • 9 - 14 September 2019 / Guildford, Surrey, UK / The University of Surrey