Department of Finance - Seminar Series

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.

2015-2016 Series

Date Speaker Title Location/Time
Friday,
September 25, 2015

David Brown
University of Arizona

Key Investors in IPOs

MCRD 158
10:15-11:45 am

Friday,
October 2, 2015

Philip Bond
University of Washington

Who should bet on rare events?

MCRD 158
10:15-11:45 am

Friday,
November 6, 2015

Matthew Rhodes-Kropf
Harvard University

Cost of Experimentation and the Evolution of Venture Capital

MCRD 158
10:15-11:45 am

Friday,
November 13, 2015

Martin Schmalz
University of Michigan

Anti-Competitive Effects of Common Ownership

MCRD 258
3:15-4:45 pm

Friday,
November 20, 2015

Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh
New York University

Phasing out the GSEs

MCRD 158
10:15-11:45 am

Friday,
December 4, 2015

Bryan Kelly
University of Chicago

Excess Volatility: Beyond Discount Rates MCRD 158
3:15-4:45 pm
Friday,
January 15, 2016

Bruce Carlin
University of Chicago

Financial Exaggeration and the (Mis)Allocation of Scarce Resources MCRD 170
10:15-11:45 am
Friday,
February 26, 2016

Stefan Nagel
University of Michigan

The Liquidity Premium of Near-Money Assets MCRD 276
3:15-4:45 pm
Friday,
March 4, 2016

Michael Cooper
The University of Utah

The Mutual Fund Fee Puzzle MCRD 170
10:15-11:45 am
Friday,
March 18, 2016

David Denis
University of Pittsburgh

Unraveling the Mystery of Zero-Leverage Firms

BAC 201
3:15-4:45 pm

Friday,
March 25, 2016

Viktor Todorov
Northwestern University

The Pricing of Tail Risk and the Equity Premium: Evidence from International Option Markets

MCRD 170
10:15-11:45 am

Friday,
April 1, 2016

Martin Oehmke
Columbia University

Bank Resolution and the Structure of Global Banks

MCRD 170
10:15-11:45 am

Saturday,
April 9, 2016

Various Speakers

1st AZ Junior Finance Conference

MCRD 176
10:00 am–5:30 pm

Friday,
April 15, 2016

Mihai Ion
University of Arizona

The Use of Asset Growth in Asset Pricing Models

MCRD 164
3:15-4:45 pm

Friday,
April 22, 2016

Jonathan Karpoff
University of Washington

The Lifecycle of Firm Takeover Defenses

MCRD 264
10:15-11:45 am


For more information, please contact David Schreindorfer.