Department of Financial Economics: Seminars Fall 2003

Day

Date

Hour

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

Wed

Sep 3

10:00

No seminar

Wed

Sep 10

14:00

Martin Weber U. Mannheim Overconfidence and Trading Volume

Wed

Sep 17

10:00

Suleyman Basak LBS Offsetting the Incentives: Risk Shifting and Benefits of Benchmarking in Money Management

Wed

Sep 24

10:00

Yiorgos Allayannis Darden Corporate Governance and the Hedging Premium Around the World

Wed

Oct 1

14:00

George Baker HBS Volatility, Noise and Incentives

Wed

Oct 8

10:00

Yrjo Koskinen SSE Investor Protection and Equity-Holdings: An Explanation of Two Puzzles?

Wed 

Oct 15

10:00

Jonathan Berk Haas, Berkeley Mutual Fund Flows and Performance in Rational Markets

Wed 

Oct 22

10:00

Paolo Volpin LBS Cross–Country Determinants of Mergers and Acquisitions 

Wed

Oct 29

10:00

Denis Gromb

LBS Entrepreneurship in Equilibrium

Wed

Nov 5

10:00

Duane Seppi Carnegie-Mellon Liquidity Discovery and Asset Pricing

Wed

Nov 12

10:00

Harald Hau INSEAD The Role of Transaction Costs for Financial Volatility: Evidence from the Paris Bourse

Wed

Nov 19

10:00

Ravi Jagannathan Kellogg School of Mgmt. Assessing the Risk in Mean-Variance Efficient Portfolios

Wed

Nov 26

10:00

Trond Randøy Agder University College Family Firms and Good Corporate Governance: Altruism or Agency Considerations

Wed

Dec 3

10:00

Joao Santos New York Fed Why Firm Access to Bond Markets Differ over the Business Cycle: A Theory and Some Evidence