Seminar series

Students, faculty and industry professionals regularly come together at Department of Finance seminars to learn about state-of-the-art research, discuss ideas and share feedback with researchers from around the country. The events also provide faculty and students with forums for sharpening presentation skills, engaging in interactive collaboration and networking to advance their professional and academic careers. These seminars are free and open to the public.


Spring 2022

Date Speaker

Friday,
March 4, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170, Zoom Seminar

Ulrike Malmendier
University of California, Berkeley
CEO Stress, Aging, and Death

Friday,
March 18, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Francesco D'Acunto
Boston College
How Costly are Cultural Biases? Evidence from FinTech

Friday,
March 25, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Christopher Hennessy
London Business School
Discretion, Randomisation, and Motivation

Friday,
April 1, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Juhani Linnainmaa
Dartmouth College
Investor Protections and Stock Market Participation: An Evaluation of Financial Advisor Oversight

Friday,
April 8, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Caitlin Dannhauser
Villanova University
Passive investors in primary bond markets

Friday,
April 15, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Mete Kilic
University of Southern California
Discounting Less in Bad Times: Shining the Light on Expectations

Friday,
April 22, 2022
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., MCRD 170

Stephen A. Karolyi
Department of the Treasury (Washington, DC)
Fighting Failure: The Persistent Real Effects of Resolving Distressed Banks

Fall 2021

Date Speaker

Friday,
October 8, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Zoom Seminar

Alex Edmans
London Business School
CEO Compensation: Evidence From the Field

Friday,
October 15, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Zoom Seminar

Theresa Kuchler
New York University
Racial Disparities in Access to Small Business Credit: Evidence from the Paycheck Protection Program

Friday,
October 22, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Zoom Seminar

Pat Akey
University of Toronto
Noisy Factors

Friday,
October 29, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.,MCRD 170

Shrihari Santosh
University of Colorado - Boulder
Investor Betas

Friday,
November 5, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170

Lukas Schmid
University of Southern California
The Risks of Safe Assets

Friday,
November 12, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 276

Andrew Patton
Duke University
Risk Price Variation: The Missing Half of Empirical Asset Pricing

Friday,
November 19, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., MCRD 170r

Ankit Kalda
Indiana University
Smart(Phone) Investing? A within investor-time analysis of new technologies and trading behavior.

Friday,
December 3, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Zoom Seminar

Sebastien Betermier
McGill University
What Do the Portfolios of Individual Investors Reveal About the Cross-Section of Equity Returns?

Friday,
December 10, 2021
10:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m., Zoom Seminar

Kelly Shue
Yale University
"Potential" and the Gender Promotion Gap

Seminar series archive