Kern Alexander

European University Institute and University of Zurich

Professor of International Financial Regulation and European Banking Law

Via dei Roccettini 9, San Domenico di Fiesole (FI)

Villa Schifanoia - Via Boccaccio 121, 50133 Firenz

Florence, 50133

Italy

EUSFIL Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence

Italy

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Ideas:
“  I am working on how international regulation influences corporate governance of financial institutions and the role of the board of directors in setting organizational policy to achieve environmental and social sustainability objectives. Related areas include how international regulagory norms are influencing financial regulators and central banks in managing environmental and social sustainability risks.  ”

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Banking Regulation and Sustainability

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Jan 2019
Kern Alexander and Paul Fisher
European University Institute and University of Zurich and Bank of England
Downloads 2,515 (10,626)
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banks, government policy and regulation, sustainability, environment, financial risk and risk management, corporate governance, financial markets, international monetary arrangements and institutions

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Can Soft Law Bodies be Effective? Soft Systemic Risk Oversight Bodies and the Special Case of the European Systemic Risk Board

University of Cambridge Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 36/2011
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 28 Jun 2011
Eilis Ferran and Kern Alexander
University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law and European University Institute and University of Zurich
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financial crisis, systemic risk, macro-prudential oversight, financial market supervision, soft law

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The Legitimacy of the G20 - A Critique Under International Law

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 01 May 2014
Kern Alexander, Karin Lorez, Martin Zobl and Daniel Thürer
European University Institute and University of Zurich, University of Zurich, University of Zurich and University of Zurich
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legitimacy, G20, group of twenty, critique, international law, law, G20 critique, G20 legitimacy

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A Report on the Transatlantic Financial Services Regulatory Dialogue

Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 576
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
European University Institute and University of Zurich, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Harvard Law School and London School of Economics - Law School
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Regulating Risk Culture in Banks

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 07 Feb 2019
Kern Alexander
European University Institute and University of Zurich
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Financial Crises, Banks, Financial Risk and Risk Management, Government Policy and Regulation

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Digital Transformation and Financial Inclusion

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 04 Sep 2020
Kern Alexander and Xenia Karametaxas
European University Institute and University of Zurich and University of Zurich - Institute of Law
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Equity, Justice, Inequality, Monetary Systems, Industrialization, Technological Innovation, Banks, Government Policy and Regulation, Sustainability, Environment, Financial Risk and Risk Management, Corporate Governance, Financial Markets

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International Banking Regulation and Climate Change

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Dec 2022 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2023
Kern Alexander and Rosa M. Lastra
European University Institute and University of Zurich and Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London
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Banking regulation, Climate change, Financial stability, Bank governance, Environmental sustainability

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Investor Sustainability Preferences: Empirical Insights and Regulatory Analysis

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 10 Jul 2023
Kern Alexander and Emmeline Cooper
European University Institute and University of Zurich and Chair of Law & Finance, Faculty of Law
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General Financial Markets, Portfolio Choice, Investment Decisions, Government Policy and Regulation, Behavioral Finance, Sustainable Development, Corporate Culture and Social Responsibility

9.

Tort Liability for Ratings of Structured Securities Under English Law

University of Oslo Faculty of Law Research Paper No. 2015-06, Special Issue of International and Comparative Corporate Law Journal on Civil Liability of Credit Rating Agencies in the European Union - Selected Legal and Economic Aspects, edited by Gudula Deipenbrock and Mads Andenas, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 10 Jan 2015
Kern Alexander
European University Institute and University of Zurich
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Reconciling Lopsided Mandates, Secondary Objectives and the Importance of Sustainability: The Role of the European Central Bank in the Single Supervisory Mechanism

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 12 Oct 2021
Kern Alexander
European University Institute and University of Zurich
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Banking Union, Single Supervisory Mechanism, European Central Bank, banking supervision, price stability, secondary objectives, monetary policy, economic policy, sustainability, regulation

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Transatlantic Financial Services Regulatory Dialogue

European Business Organization Law Review (EBOR), Vol. 7, 2006
Posted: 19 Feb 2007
European University Institute and University of Zurich, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, Harvard Law School and London School of Economics - Law School

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financial markets, regulation, European Union, Transatlantic, Dialogue, cross-border services