Department of Finance - Brown Bag Seminars

Brown Bag Seminars

Brown Bag Seminars provide students and faculty with the chance to present current working papers and receive critical feedback from their colleagues, mentors and peers. This enables them to improve and enhance their methodology, writing and presentation skills before submitting the works for publication in elite journals and for presentation at important conferences.

2013-14 Seminars

Date Speaker Title Location/Time Paper
Tuesday
September 10, 2013
Claudia Custodio,
Arizona State University
Do General Managerial Skills Spur Innovation? MCRD 176 at
12:00 - 1:00 pm
PDF
September 17, 2013 George Aragon,
Arizona State University
Proposal to Establish a New Graduate Degree: MS-Finance MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
September 24, 2013 Andra Ghent,
Arizona State University
Are Young Borrowers Bad Borrowers? Evidence from the Credit CARD Act of 2009 MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
October 7, 2013 Daruo Xie,
Arizona State University
The Conditional Relationship between Idiosyncratic Risk and Stock Returns BAC 570 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
October 8, 2013 Claudia Custodio,
Arizona State University
CEO Compensation and Real Estate Prices: Are CEOs Paid for Pure Luck? MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
October 16, 2013 PengCheng Wan,
Arizona State University
Pre-Budgeting of Consumption: Implications for Asset Prices BAC 570 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
Monday
October 21, 2013
Junying Wang,
Arizona State University
A Test of Debt Life-Cycle BAC 570 at
1:00- 2:00 pm
October 22, 2013 Andra Ghent,
Arizona State University
Complexity in Structured Finance: Financial Wizardry or Smoke and Mirrors? MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
Monday
October 28,2013
Qi Dong,
Arizona State University
The Exit of a Private Equity Blockholder: Secondary Offerings by Private Equity Firms BAC 570 at
1:00 - 2:00 pm
 
November 5, 2013 Jeffrey Coles,
Arizona State University
Performance-Vesting Provisions in Executive Compensation MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
November 12, 2013 Sreedhar Bharath,
Arizona State University
Do Shareholder Rights Affect Loan Syndicate Structure? Evidence from a Natural Experiment MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
November 19, 2013 Sunil Wahal,
Arizona State University
High Frequency Quoting, Trading and the Efficiency of Prices MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
November 26, 2013 Esben Hedegaard,
Arizona State University
Measuring the Risk-Return Tradeoff with Time-Varying Conditional Covariances MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
February 4, 2014 Neil Bhutta,
Federal Reserve Board
Interest Rates and Equity Extraction During the Housing Boom MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
February 18, 2014 Lubomir Litov,
The University of Arizona and Wharton Financial Institutions Center
Staggered Boards and Firm Value, Revisited MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
March 4, 2014 Neal Stoughton,
WU Vienna University of Economics and Business and Vienna Graduate School of Finance
An Integrated Model of University Endowments MCRD 270 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
April 17, 2014 Lindsay Oldenski,
Georgetown University
Diversification, Cost Structure, and the Risk Premium of Multinational Corporations BA 199A at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
PDF
May 13, 2014 Daruo Xie,
Arizona State University
A Time-Varying Premium for Idiosyncratic Risk: Its Effects on the Cross-Section of Stock Returns MCRD 176 at
12:00 – 1:00 pm
 

For more information, please contact Frances Grieshaber, faculty assistant, at 480-965-3131 or frances.grieshaber@asu.edu.

Faculty Coordinator: Andra Ghent