There’s Still Time to Submit Research Papers for the 2017 Community Banking in the 21st Century Research and Policy Conference: Submission Deadline is June 16, 2017

    The Federal Reserve System and the Conference of State Bank Supervisors welcome submissions for the 2017 Community Banking in the 21st Century research and policy conference through June 16, 2017. The conference committee is seeking papers that explore all aspects of community banking, including but not limited to: the role of community banks in the U.S. financial system; advantages and disadvantages of the community bank business model; the effects of government policy on community banks; significant challenges faced by community banks; and new opportunities for community banks. The 2017 conference will be held October 4-5 at the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis. Papers should be submitted via e-mail to

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