Central Banking

NY Fed conference on The Economics of Payments II

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York published on Thursday 18 August a call for papers for a conference on "The Economics of Payments II," being held from 29-30 March 2006.

Economists in recent years have opened many avenues for research on the economics of payments, such as industrial organization of two-sided markets, monetary theory, and empirical economics. In addition, payment markets continue to be dynamic. Rapid changes in the use of payment instruments are occurring around the world,