Seminar Schedule - Spring 2005: Department of Financial Economics

Day

Date

Hour

Speaker

Affiliation

Title

Wed

Mar 16

10:00

Loran Chollete

NHH

Comovement of International Financial Markets

Wed

Mar 23

 

Easter break

 

 

Wed

Mar 30

10:00

Florian Heider

ECB

Capital Structure, Risk and Asymmetric Information

Wed

Apr 6

10:00

Raman Uppal

LBS

How Inefficient are Simple Asset-Allocation Strategies?

Wed

Apr 13

10:00

Diego Garcia

Dartmouth

Football and Stock Returns

Wed

Apr 20

10:00

Urban Jermann

Wharton

The Equity Premium Implied by Production

Wed

Apr 27

10:00

Sergei Sarkissian

McGill

The Dynamics of Geographic Versus Sectoral Diversification: Is there a Link to the Real Economy

Wed

May 4

10:00

Kristian Rydqvist

Binghamton

Do Shareholders Vote Strategically? Evidence on the Advisory Role of Annual General Meetings

Wed

May 11

13:00

Dima Leshchinskii

RPI

VC Fund’s Limited Horizon as a Source of Inefficiency

Wed

May 18

10:00

Annette Vissing-Jørgensen

Kellogg-Northwestern

Human Capital Risk, Stockholder Consumption and Asset Returns

Wed

May 25

10:00

S.P. Kothari

MIT-Sloan

Cancelled

Thu

May 26

13:00

Andrei Simonov

SSE

Shareholder Diversification and the Decision to Go Public

Tue

May 31

10:00

Allen Berger

Federal Reserve Board

The Effects of Bank Ownership Type on Banking Relationships and Multiple Banking in Developing Economies Detailed Evidence from India

Wed

June 8

10:00

John Heaton

U. of Chicago

Consumption Strikes Back?: Measuring Long Run Risk

Thu

June 9

10:00

Tim Johnson

LBS

Dynamic Liquidity in Endowment Economies

Wed

June 15

10:00

Simone Manganelli

ECB

Measuring Comovements by Regression Quantiles