Department of Finance Seminars

Spring 2016 Seminar Series

January 29th, 2016

Speaker: Mark J. Flannery, University of Florida and SEC
Title: House Prices, Bank Balance Sheets, and Bank Credit Supply
Time: 2:00-3:30pm
Location: Duques, 255

January 15th, 2016

Speaker: Christian Lundbald
Title: Heterogeneous Taxes and Limited Risk Sharing: Evidence from Municipal Bonds

Fall 2015 Seminar Series

September 18, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques 258
Speaker: Michael Weisbach, Ohio State University
Title: Management Risk and the Cost of Borrowing

September 25, 2015

Time: 1:30 – 3:00pm
Location: Duques 258
Speaker: Alon Brav, Duke University
Title: Shareholder Power and Corporate Innovation: Evidence from Hedge Fund Activism

October 23, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques 258
Speaker: Oguzhan Karakas, Boston College
Title: Staggered Boards and Private Benefits of Control

December 11, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques 258?
Speaker: Kimberly Cornaggia, American University
Title: Where the Heart Is: Information Production and the Home Bias

Spring 2015 Seminar Series

January 16, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques Hall, Room 258 • 2201 G St. NW • Washington, DC • 20052
Speaker: Jennifer Juergens, Drexel University
Title: Are Firm-Advisor Relationships Valuable? A Long-Term Perspective

January 30, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Funger Hall, Room 420• 2201 G St. NW • Washington, DC • 20052
Speaker: Peter Iliev, Penn State University
Title: The Real Effects of Equity Issuance Frictions

February 20, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques Hall, Room 258 • 2201 G St. NW • Washington, DC • 20052
Speaker: Adam Reed, University of North Carolina
Title: Revealing shorts: An examination of large short position disclosures

April 10, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques Hall, Room 258 • 2201 G St. NW • Washington, DC • 20052
Speaker: Itay Goldstein, University of Pennsylvania – Wharton
Title: Do Asset Price Booms have Negative Real Effects?

April 17, 2015

Time: 2:00 – 3:30pm
Location: Duques Hall,  258
Speaker: Diana Knyazeva, U.S. SEC
Title: Investor Heterogeneity and Trading Around Earnings Announcements