Seminar Schedule - Spring 2004: Department of Financial Economics

Day

Date

Hour

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

Wed

Mar 24

10:00

Chris Malloy

LBS

Mutual Fund Choices and Investor Demographics

Wed

Mar 31

10:00

Orly Sade

Hebrew U.

The “Ostrich Effect” and the Relationship

between the Liquidity and the Yields of

Financial Assets

Wed

Apr 7

10:00

Easter break

 

 

Wed

Apr 14

10:00

Charlotte Østergaard

Norwegian School of Management BI

US Branching Deregulation and

Interstate Risk-Sharing

Thu

Apr 22

10:00

Richard Stanton

Haas-Berkeley

A Rational Model of the Closed-End

Fund Discount

Thu

Apr 29

10:00

Eran Yashiv

Tel-Aviv U. and LSE

Labor and the Market Value of the Firm

Wed

May 5

10:00

Scott Lee

Texas A&M

Penalizing Corporate Misconduct: Empirical Evidence

Wed

May 12

10:00

Jay Shanken

Emory

Dividend Yield, Risk and Mispricing:

 A Bayesian Analysis

Wed

May 19

10:00

Leonid Kogan

MIT

The Survival and Price Impact

of Irrational Traders

Wed

May 26

10:00

Sydney Ludvigson

NYU Economics

Land of Addicts? An Empirical Investigation of

Habit-Based Asset Pricing Models

Wed

June 2

10:00

Chester Spatt

Carnegie Mellon

Cancelled

Wed

June 9

10:00

Sanjai Bhagat

Colorado

Board Independence and Long-Term Firm

Performance

Thu

June 10

09:00

Greg Duffee

Haas-Berkeley

A No-Arbitrage Term Structure Model

Without Latent Factors