Finance Workshops Series

Finance Workshop Series
Organizer: Jesse Ellis

Fall 2019-Spring 2020 Schedule 


Friday, February 7, 2020George Aragon (Arizona State)Boardroom 10:30-noon

Friday, March 27, 2020Andy Koch (University of Pittsburgh)Boardroom 10:30-noon

Friday, April 17, 2020Andra Ghent (UNC)Nelson 4210 3:15pm-4:45pm


Friday, September 20, 2019 

Simon Gervais (Duke)

Nelson Boardroom 10:30-12:00

Friday, October 4, 2019

Stu Gillan (University of Georgia)

Nelson Boardroom 10:30-12:00

Friday, November 15, 2019

Richard Evans (University of Virginia )

Nelson Boardroom 10:30-12:00



Fall 2018-Spring 2019 Schedule


April 12, 2019— Xinxin Wang, UNC
3-5pm, Nelson 2402

“The Leveraging of Silicon Valley”


February 1, 2019— Will Gerken, Univ of Kentucky
3-5pm, Nelson 2402

“Assessing Risk using Self-Regulatory Organization Disclosures”


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

“Investment in Human Capital and Labor Mobility: Evidence From a Shock to Property Rights”


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

“Unlocking Clients”


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”