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.

Spring 2019

Date Speaker

February 12, 2019
MCRD 176, 12 to 1 p.m.

Andra Ghent
University of Wisconsin - Madison

Risk Retention and Information in the Face of Regulation

March 26, 2019
MCRD 176, 12 to 1 p.m.

Mark Seasholes
Arizona State University

Indexing: Effects on Prices and Quantities

April 8, 2019
MCRD 270, 12 to 1 p.m.

Claudia Custodio
Imperial College London

The Impact of Financial Literacy on Medium and Large Enterprises – Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Mozambique

April 16, 2019
MCRD 176, 12 to 1 p.m.

Eric Aldrich
University of California, Santa Cruz

Order Protection through Delayed Messaging

April 23, 2019
MCRD 176, 12 to 1 p.m.

Michael Wymbs
Arizona State University

Mutual Fund Investor Attention

April 25, 2019
MCRD 158, 12 to 1 p.m.

Anthony Rice
Arizona State University

The Politics of Firm Investment

May 17, 2019
MCRD 170, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunil Wahal
Arizona State University

Trading Algorithms

May 29, 2019
MCRD 158, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

David Schreindorfer
Arizona State University

On Sources of Risk Premia in Representative Agent Models

Fall 2018

Date Speaker
September 26, 2018
MCRD 164, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Haiyan Pang
ASU Department of Economics, PhD Student

Information Technology Improvement and Small Business Lending
October 3, 2018
BA 199A, 12 to 1 p.m.
ASU Department of Finance, PhD Student Summer Paper Presentations

Ulas Alkan: Who is Attacking Anomalies?

Hamilton Galindo: Leverage and Capital Utilization

Bo Li: Regulatory Cost, Bayesian Screening and Firm's Choice of Market for Equity Finance
October 10, 2018
BA 199A, 12 to 1 p.m.
ASU Department of Finance, PhD Student Summer Paper Presentations

Ariel Lohr: Speed of Trade and Arbitrage

Erica Stewart: Is all of my money really gone? "No, of course not. It's just with somebody else!" -Fund Manager

Fan Zhang: Heterogeneous Impact of Firm Diversification of Firms' Performance: Perspective from Capital Structure and Trade-Off Theory
October 17, 2018
BA 199A, 12 to 1 p.m.
ASU Department of Finance, PhD Student Summer Paper Presentations

Lingyan Yang: Can under-reaction explain momentum?

Darren Woodward: The Volatility of Beta
October 24, 2018
BA 199A, 1:30 to 2:30 p.m.
David Hirshleifer
University of California, Irvine

Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving
November 7, 2018
MCRD 170, 12 to 1 p.m.
Matt Jaremski
Utah State University

Banking on the Boom, Tripped by the Bust: Banks and the World War I Agricultural Price Shock
November 20, 2018
BA 199A, 12 to 1 p.m.
Guillaume Vuillemey
HEC – Paris

Completing Markets with Contracts: Evidence from the First Central Clearing Counterparty
December 5, 2018
BA 199A, 12 to 1 p.m.
Isaac Hacamo
Indiana University

Do the Best Students Make the Best Entrepreneurs?

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