19 – 20 November 2008

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"Money and Credit with Limited Commitment and Theft"
Daniel Sanches and Stephen Williamson

"Consumer Choice and Merchant Acceptance of Payment Media"
Wilko Bolt and Sujit Chakravorti

"The Economics of Two-Sided Payment Card Markets: Pricing, Adoption and Usage"
Zhu Wang and James McAndrews

"Systemic Risk and Liquidity in Payment Systems\"
Gara Minguez Afonso and Hyun Song Shin

"A Model of Tiered Settlement Networks"
James Chapman, Jonathan Chiu, and Miguel Molico

"Banks' Intraday Liquidity Management during Operational Outages: Theory and Evidence from the UK Payment System"
Ouarda Merrouche and Jochen Schanz

"Pairwise Trade, Payments, Asset Prices, and Monetary Policy"
Ed Nosal and Guillaume Rocheteau

"Information, Liquidity and Asset Prices"
Ben Lester, Andrew Postlewaite and Randy Wright

"The Economics of Payment Card Fee Structure: Policy Considerations of Payment Card rewards"
Fumiko Hayashi

"The Future of Real-Time Gross Settlement: The Role of the Central Bank"
Peter Allsopp, Bruce Summers, and John Veale

"A Model of Indivisible Commodity Money with Minting and Melting"
Angela Redish and Warren Weber

"Offshore Settlement, Collateral, and Interest Rates"
Charlie Kahn