Southwest China University of Finance and Economics China Payment System Research Center was established in October 2005. It is a research and teaching institution jointly established by the People's Bank of China Payment and Settlement Department, the People's Bank of China Liquidation Center and the Southwestern University of Finance and Economics. It is dedicated to the study of central banks and commercial banks. As well as non-bank payment service organizations and other institutions related to payment settlement theory, regulatory policies, payment systems, payment tools, and committed to the development of China's payment and settlement talents. In recent years, the Center has also extended its research perspective to the field of Internet payment settlement.
The center has the modern payment simulation laboratory of the People's Bank of China. There are four payment theory and payment system research directions in the two doctoral programs and two master's programs in the School of Economics and Information Engineering. The center has a number of professors, experts and scholars including the People's Bank of China and commercial banks. It has undertaken several national and provincial-level scientific research projects, published and translated many important academic works and teaching materials, and cultivated much-needed needs in China. Modern payment settlement talent.
According to the charter of the Board of Directors of the China Payment System Research Center of Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, the Center is committed to the theoretical and practical research of China's payment system and the training of payment settlement personnel. Focus on policy, theory, technology and business research in payment systems, payment instruments, payment organizations and monitoring mechanisms.
a. Theory and policy research
Track and analyze the latest developments in foreign payment settlement theory, mainly study the central bank's role mechanism in the payment system, the payment settlement risk generation and resolution mechanism, the impact of the payment settlement process on liquidity, etc. At the same time, strengthen the payment system for China. Investigate and study the work, analyze the impact of changes in payment and settlement policies on the economy, and apply new ideas and methods suitable for China's national conditions to the construction of China's payment system.
b. Technical research
It mainly studies the architecture, system optimization, disaster backup, operation and maintenance, application optimization of China Modern Payment System (CNAPS), and studies the impact of new technologies, especially information technology and network technology on the payment system.
c. Talent development
Based on the China Payment System Research Center, we will promote the construction of China's payment settlement discipline. Professional education at the undergraduate, master's and doctoral levels, training multi-level professionals for China's modern payment system construction, payment settlement industry and market. At the same time, it was accepted by the People's Bank of China Payment and Settlement Department and the People's Bank of China's Liquidation Center to provide business and technical training services to the payment industry.