Finance Workshops Series

Finance Workshop Series
Organizer: Jesse Ellis

Fall 2018-Spring 2019 Schedule

October 26, 2018 -- Chris Clifford, University of Kentucky
10:30-noon, Nelson Boardroom
 Paper tba

 

Septmeber 21, 2018 -- Scott Yonker, Cornell University
10:30-noon, Nelson Boardroom
 Paper tba

 

Septmeber 14, 2018 -- Will Gerken, University of Kentucky
10:30-noon, Nelson Boardroom
 "Real Estate Shocks and Financial Advisor Misconduct"

 

Septmeber 7, 2018 -- Anna Cieslak, Duke University
10:30-noon, Nelson Boardroom
 "Non-Monetary News in Central Bank Communication"

 

Fall 2017-Spring 2018 Schedule

March 23, 2018 -- Yasser Boualam, UNC Chapel Hill
10:30-noon, Nelson Boardroom
 "Liquidity Risk and Bank Stock Returns"

 

March 16, 2018 -- Pat Akey, University of Toronto
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson Boardroom
 "Pushing Boundaries: Political Redistricting and Consumer Credit"

 

February 16, 2018 -- Lukas Schmid, Duke University
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson Boardroom
 "A Macrofinance View of U.S. Sovereign CDS Premiums"

 

December 1, 2017 -- Jacob Sagi, UNC Chapel Hill
10:30-12:00 pm, Nelson Boardroom
 "Asset-level risk and return in real estate investments"

 

October 20, 2017 -- Nicole Boyson, Northeastern University
10:30-12:00 pm, Nelson Boardroom
 "Are some hedge fund activists better than others?"

 

September 29, 2017 -- Sterling Yan, University of Missouri
10:30-12:00 pm, Nelson 2402
 "On the performance of volatility-managed portfolios"

 

September 8, 2016 -- Adriano Rampini, Duke University
10:30-12:00 pm, Nelson Boardroom
"Financing Durable Assets"

Fall 2016-Spring 2017 Schedule

March 24, 2017 -- Felipe Varas, Duke
2:15-3:45 pm, Nelson 4210
""CEO Horizon, Optimal Duration and the Escalation of Short-Termism"

 

February 24, 2017 -- April Knill, Florida State
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Negation of Sanctions: The Personal Effect of Political Contributions"

 

January 27, 2017 -- Greg Brown, UNC Chapel Hill
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Do Private Equity Funds Manipulate Reported Returns?""

 

January 13, 2017 -- Albert Wang, Auburn University
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Terrorist Attacks and Investor Risk Preference: Evidence from Mutual Fund Flows"

 

November 4, 2016 -- Dave Denis, University of Pittsburgh
3:00-4:30 pm, Nelson 4210
"Operating Losses and Cash Holdings"

 

October 28, 2016 -- Adam Aiken, Elon University
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Do Politicians 'Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is?' Ideology and Portfolio Choice"

 

October 14, 2016 -- David Cicero, Auburn University
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Do Executives Behave Better when Dishonesty is more Salient?"

 

September 23, 2016 -- Camelia Kuhnen, UNC Chapel Hill
3:15-4:45 pm, Nelson 4210
"Non-Cognitive Abilities and Loan Delinquency: The Role of Self-Efficacy in Avoiding Financial Distress"