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The Future of Fintech Conference

April 21, 2023

The one-day conference will examine fintech’s effects on financial inclusion and consumer protection, the prospects for open banking in the United States and abroad, and the role of artificial intelligence in shaping interactions between firms and their investors. Conference sessions will begin with the presentation of an academic research paper. Each paper presentation will then be followed by a broader panel discussion among policymakers, industry practitioners, legal academics, and finance scholars on related legal and policy topics.
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Supporting Financial Stability

Co-faculty director Jeremy Kress advising DOJ on bank mergers

Prof. Jeremy Kress has argued that antitrust regulators should step in more often to block bank mergers
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Promoting Data-Driven Policy Solutions

Co-faculty director Kathryn Dominguez suggests new designs for financial crises

In new ESRB article, Prof. Dominguez suggests new tools to maximize central banks' effectiveness
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Supporting Small Businesses

Community Tech Workers assist business owners in Detroit

U-M and Jefferson East community tech workers provide 1:1 technology training in Detroit through pilot program
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