As a part of the GrEnFIn European Project, three of the project consortium partners; Birkbeck – University of London, Paris-Dauphine University, and Vienna University of Economics and Business, are organising a joint workshop about recent results in green finance.
The event will host six of brilliant researchers from five different institutions in the field of green finance to discuss their recent research results in this area.

2:00pm – 2:10pm Welcome guests
2:10pm – 2:30pm Presentation of the GrEnFin project

First session:
2:30pm – 3:00pm Dr. Michele Costola (University of Venice Ca’ Foscari), “Buildings’ energy efficiency and the probability of mortgage default: the Dutch case”
3:00pm – 3:30pm Prof. Helyette Geman (Birkbeck – University of London and Johns Hopkins University), “Energy transition and green cryptocurrencies”
3:30pm – 4:00pm Prof. Ellen Yu (Birkbeck – University of London), “Greenwashing in ESG disclosure? – International evidence on the mismatching between firms’ ESG disclosure and ESG performance”

4:00pm – 4:15pm Break 

Second session:
4:15pm – 4:45pm Prof René Aïd (Paris-Dauphine University), “Regulation of carbon emissions market”
4:45pm – 5:15pm Prof. Irene Monasterolo & Régis Gourdel (Vienna University of Economics and Business), “Assessing the double materiality of climate risks in the euro area economy and banking sector”
5:15pm – 5:45pm Prof. Monika Piazzesi (Stanford University), “How unconventional is green monetary policy?”

5:45pm – 6:00pm Final remarks / questionnaire 

Organised by

Birkbeck – University of London
Paris-Dauphine University
Vienna University of Economics and Business



  • GrEnFIn


Online via Zoom