Financial Crises and Bank Regulation (924N1)
15 credits, Level 7 (Masters)
You are provided with a comprehensive analysis of the financial sector regulation and supervision and central bank liquidity management.
The ongoing financial crisis implies that the focus should be on the implications and lessons for the future of the financial markets.
You are presented with the inadequacies in macroeconomic, in particular fiscal, policies and the need to redesign the international financial architecture regarding the regulatory framework.
100%: Coursework (Essay, Group presentation)
Contact hours and workload
This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 33 hours of contact time and about 117 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.
We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2023/24. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.