7th Annual Conference
Special Session on Digital Currencies Economies
(Joint Session with CEPR)


Chair: Sumit Agarwal (National University of Singapore & ABFER)

Location: Siloso 5

2:00 pm – 2:05 pm
Introductory Remarks by Professor Antonio Fatas
Portuguese Council Chaired Professor of European Studies and Professor of Economics, INSEAD and Senior Fellow of ABFER
2:05 pm – 2:55 pm
Perceived Precautionary Savings Motives: Evidence from FinTech

Michael Weber* (University of Chicago Booth)
Francesco D’Acunto (Boston College)
Thomas Rauter (University of Chicago Booth)
Christoph Scheuch (Vienna Graduate School of Finance)

Wenlan Qian (National University of Singapore & ABFER)

2:55 pm – 3:25 pm
3:25 pm – 4:15 pm
Financial Technology Adoption

Sean Higgins* (University of Berkeley, California)

Ben Charoenwong (National University of Singapore)

4:15 pm – 5:05 pm
Fintech and Credit Scoring for the Millennial Generation

Sumit Agarwal (National University of Singapore & ABFER)
Shashwat Alok* (Indian School of Business)
Pulak Ghosh (Indian Institute of Management Bangalore)
Sudip Gupta (Fordham University)

Hyun-Soo Choi (KAIST College of Business)

* Presenter. Program is subjected to change. Updated 11 April 2019.


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