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The Rise (and Bumps) of Decentralized Finance

Mon, March 20, 2023
Dinner Program
Vincenzo Quadrini

Vincenzo Quadrini, professor of finance and business economics at the Marshall School of Business of the University of Southern California, will talk about the growth (and bumps) of decentralized finance including the market for cryptocurrencies, digital assets, and financial transactions executed through automated apps and recorded in a blockchain.

Vincenzo Quadrini is a macroeconomist who focuses on international economics, international finance, and entrepreneurship. His research has addressed questions at the intersection of macroeconomics and finance and he is also interested in questions related to wealth distribution and mobility. His work has been published in many academic journals including American Economic Review, Journal of Political Economy, and Review of Economic Studies. He has been an editor of Economic Inquiry, coordinating editor for the Review of Economic Dynamics, and he is a faculty research fellow at the Center for Economic Policy Research in London. Before joining USC, Quadrini was on the faculty at New York University, Duke University, and Pompeu Fabra University in Spain.

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