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Financial Integrity Research Network (FIRN) - Seed Funding

Funding: 2004: $40,000

Funding or Partner Organisation: Australian Research Council (ARC Special Research Initiatives Seed Funding for Research Networks for projects starting 2003)
Australian Research Council (Other funds for ARC projects)

Start year: 2003

Summary: FIRN will be directed towards innovation in the integrity and efficiency of Australia s financial system. To address pressing problems and threats associated with this key component of Australia s infrastructure, FIRN will bring together a multi-disciplinary network featuring internationally renowned academics in a unique collaborative research effort which will cross conventional disciplinary boundaries including financial economics, applied statistics, actuarial science, financial mathematics, market micro-structure, accounting and information systems. FIRN will be supported by SIRCA s world-class financial research infrastructure and industry network. It will deliver a range of innovative research, educational, professional development and applied outcomes.

Keywords: Financial Risk Management, Finance Research, Finance Research Services, Financial Mathematics and Statistics, Actuarial and Insurance Research, Financial Econometrics,

FOR Codes: Stochastic Analysis and Modelling, Econometric and Statistical Methods, Finance, Energy systems analysis, Information processing services, Finance and investment services, Information Processing Services (incl. Data Entry and Capture)