Seminars / Conferences

Fall 2014

DATE LOCATION & TIME SPEAKER
September 12 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Michael Jensen, Harvard Business School
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September 15 VMH 2505 Sheridan Titman, University of Texas at Austin
September 26 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Mitchell Petersen, Northwestern University
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October 10 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Kevin Murphy, University of Southern California
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October 17 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. – Noon
Joshua Coval, Harvard Business School
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October 24 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. – Noon
Lucian Taylor, University of Pennsylvania
October 31 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. - Noon
Nicolae Garleanu, University of California, Berkeley
November 7 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. – Noon
Pierto Veronesi, University of Chicago
November 21 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. – Noon
TBD
December 5 VMH 1333
10:30 a.m. - Noon
TBD

Spring 2014

DATE SPEAKER
January 7 Oliver Boguth, Arizona State University
January 14 Arthur Korteweg, Stanford University
January 16 Lai Xu, Duke University
January 22 Igor Salitskiy, Stanford University
January 22 Nikolai Roussanov, Pennsylvania State University
January 24 Shrihari Santosh, University of Chicago
January 27 Jillian Popadak, University of Pennsylvania
January 28 Jakub Jurek, Princeton University
January 29 Taylor Begley, University of Michigan
January 31 Xiaolan Zhang, University of California, Los Angeles
February 4 Shengxing Zhang, New York University
February 5 Jordan Siegel, Harvard University
February 6 Erik Vogt, Duke University
February 7 Olivier Dessaint, HEC Paris
February 12 William Mullins, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
February 17 Jerome Tallaird, Boston College
February 28 Efraim Benmelech, Northwestern University
March 7 Kevin Murphy, University of Southern California
March 28 Andrew Patton, Duke University
April 4 Urban Jermann, University of Pennsylvania
April 18 Lorenzo Garlappi, University of British Columbia
April 25 Rene Stulz, Ohio State University
May 2 Jay Ritter, University of Florida
May 9 Bill Wilhelm, University of Virginia

Fall 2013

DATE SPEAKER
September 13 Lukas Schmid, Duke University
"Testing Dynamic Agency Theory via Structural Estimation"
September 20 Youchang Wu, University of Wisconsin
"Industry competition, winners advantage, and cash holdings."
September 27 Hongjun Yan, Yale University
“Collateral-Motivated Financial Innovation”
October 18 Peter Christoffersen, University of Toronto
"The Factor Structure in Equity Options"
October 28
Maria Cecilia Bustamante, London School of Economics
“Product Market Competition and Industry Returns”
Note:  This seminiar will take place in VMH 2505 at 2 p.m.
November 1 Sumit Agarwal, National University of Singapore
Did the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Lead to Risky Lending?
November 15 Ashwini Agrawal, New York University
November 22 Malcolm Baker, Harvard
“Do Strict Capital Requirements Raise the Cost of Capital? Bank Regulation and the Low Risk Anomaly”
November 25 Alexei Tchistyi
December 2 Zhaogang Song
December 3 Elena Loutskina

Spring 2013

DATE SPEAKER
March 8 Xavier Giroud, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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March 15 Amy Dittmar, University of Michigan
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April 5 Stefano Giglio, University of Chicago
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April 12 Zhiguo He, University of Chicago
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April 26 Dimitri Vayanos, London School of Economics
May 3 David Matsa, Northwestern University
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Fall 2012

DATE SPEAKER
September 21 Charles Trzcinka, University of Indiana
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September 28 Itay Goldstein, Wharton
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October 5 PhD Student Presentations
October 19 Itzhak Ben-David, Ohio State University
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November 2 Dana Kiku, Wharton
November 9 Philip Valta, HEC Paris
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November 16 David McLean, University of Alberta
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November 28 Denis Sosyura, University of Michigan
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December 7 Hong Liu, Olin Business School
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