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.

2016-2017 Finance Brown Bag Series

Date Speaker Title Location/Time
Tuesday
August 30, 2016
Ilona Babenko
Arizona State University
Do CEOs affect employees' political choices? MCRD 158
12:00-1:00 PM
Tuesday
September 13, 2016
Jessie (Jiaxu) Wang
Arizona State University
Bank Networks and Systemic Risk: Evidence from the National Banking Acts MCRD 158
12:00-1:00 PM
Tuesday
September 20, 2016
Sean Flynn
Arizona State University
Debt Structure and Financial Flexibility MCRD 158
12:00-1:00 PM
Tuesday
September 27, 2016
DuckKi Cho
Arizona State University
Downward Wage Rigidity and Corporate Investment MCRD 158
12:00-1:00 PM
Tuesday
October 4, 2016
David Schreindorfer
Arizona State University
Misallocation Cycles MCRD 258
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Monday
October 24, 2016
Xing Huang
Michigan State University
Harnessing the Wisdom of Crowds MCRD 156
11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Monday
October 31, 2016
Zhongjin Lu
University of Georgia
The Risk Premium for Exposure to Time-Variation in Disaster Risk MCRD 156
11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Tuesday
November 1, 2016
Hendrik Bessembinder
Arizona State University
Do Stocks Outperform T-Bills? A Set of Empirical Findings in Search of Meaning BA 199A
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Tuesday
November 8, 2016
Giulio Girardi
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Portfolio Similarity and Asset Liquidation in the Insurance Industry MCRD 156
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Wednesday
December 7, 2016
Sunil Wahal
Arizona State University
The Profitability and Investment Premium: Pre‐1963 Evidence MCRD 158
11:30 AM-12:30 PM
Thursday
February 16, 2017
Oliver Boguth
Arizona State University
Asymmetric Taxation and the Demand for Idiosyncratic Volatility BAC 570
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Tuesday
February 28, 2017
Laura Lindsey
Arizona State University
Angels, Entrepreneurship, and Employment Dynamics: Evidence from Investor Accreditation Rules BAC 570
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Tuesday
March 14, 2017
Davidson Heath
University of Utah
What's a Brand Worth? Trademark Protection, Profits and Product Quality MCRD 156
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Thursday
April 6, 2017
Seth Pruitt
Arizona State University
Characteristics, Factors, and Stocks' Exposure to Aggregate Risks BAC 570
10:30-11:30 AM
Tuesday
April 11, 2017
Mark Kamstra
York University
Momentum, Reversals, and other Puzzles in Fama-MacBeth Cross-Sectional Regressions BAC 570
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Thursday
April 13, 2017
Seth Pruitt
Arizona State University
The Nature of Household Labor Income Risk MCRD 176
10:30-11:30 AM
Tuesday
May 2, 2017
Jessie (Jiaxu) Wang
Arizona State University
Labor Scarcity, Finance, and Innovation: Evidence from Antebellum America BAC 570
11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Friday
May 12, 2017
Patrice Fontaine
De Vinci Research Center
TBA BAC 570
10:00-11:00 AM

For more information, please contact Dr. Jessie Wang.


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