Seminar Schedule - Fall 2004: Department of Financial Economics

Day

Date

Hour

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

Wed

Sep 1

10:00

Thierry Foucault

HEC Paris

Does Anonymity Matter in Electronic Limit Order Markets

Wed

Sep 8

10:00

Eugene Kandel

Hebrew U.

A Rational Expectations Theory of the Kink in Earnings Reports

Wed

Sep 15

10:00

Charlotte Hansen

Baruch College

Long Run Regressions: Theory and Application to US Asset Markets

Wed

Sep 22

10:00

Francisco Gomes

LBS

Asset Pricing with Limited Risk Sharing and Heterogeneous Agents

Wed

Sep 29

14:00

Peter Bossaerts

Caltech

Equilibration of Real Financial Markets: Theory and Experimental Evidence

Wed

Oct 6

10:00

Erwan Morellec

HEC Lausanne

Capital Structure, Investment, and Private Benefits of Control

Wed

Oct 13

10:00

No seminar

 

 

Wed

Oct 20

10:00

Houng Higgins

Worcester Politechnic Institute

Bank-Centered Corporate Governance in Mergers & Acquisitions – An Assessment of Reform in Japan

Wed

Oct 27

10:00

Ravi Bansal

Fuqua School of Business - Duke

Consumption, Dividends, and the Cross-Section of Equity Returns

Wed

Nov 3

10:00

Thomas Philippon

Stern School of Business - NYU

Government Deficits and Interest Rates: a No-Arbitrage Structural VAR Approach

Wed

Nov 10

10:00

No seminar

 

 

Wed

Nov 17

10:00

Andrew Ang

Columbia

Risk, Returns and Dividends

Wed

Nov 24

10:00

No seminar

 

 

Wed

Dec 1

13:30

Viral Acharya

LBS

Too Many to Fail - An Analysis of Time-inconsistency in Bank Closure Policies