INFER workshop on finance and fiscal policy

This workshop provides an opportunity for all those interested in the Finance and Fiscal Policy to discuss their research and to exchange ideas. Researchers are invited to submit both empirical and theoretical papers that are broadly consistent with the workshop's special topic. Papers from all the following fields may be submitted: Government and Monetary System; Financial Markets and Economy; Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance; International Finance; Financial Economics; Behavioral Finance; Fiscal Policy and Behavior of Economic Agents; Deficit and Debt. However, in particular we welcome papers related to the following topics: optimal taxation and public debt; fiscal austerity and income/wealth inequality; fiscal rules and welfare effects; sovereign bond pricing; systemic risk; fiscal policy and investors' rationality; fiscal sustainability. The workshop is open to anybody involved in these research areas, including both young and experienced researchers, Ph.D. students, post-doctoral researchers, and professionals from business, government and non-governmental institutions.