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Finance Department Guest Seminar Archives 2005-2009

Browse the archives below to find information and working papers from past guest seminars hosted by the department of finance.

Fall 2009 Seminar Archives

Fall 2009 Seminar Archives

10/9/09

Sumit Agarwal, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

"Do Financial Counseling Mandates Improve Mortgage Choice and Performance? Evidence from a Legislative Experiment" (547.91 KB)

10/9/09

Murray Carlson, University of British Columbia

"SEO Risk Dynamics" (1.43 MB)

10/16/09

Paul Vaaler, Carlson School of Management

"Legal System and Rule of Law Effects on US Cross-Listing to Bond by Emerging Market Firms" (225.71 KB)

10/30/09

Nicolae Gârleanu, University of California, Berkeley

"Margin-Based Asset Pricing and Deviations from the Law of One Price" (462.45 KB)

11/13/09

Sergey Tsyplakov, The University of South Carolina

11/20/09

Mikhail Chernov, London Business School

"Disasters Implied by Equity Index Options" (267.41 KB)

12/4/09

Terrance Odean, University of California, Berkeley

"Once Burned, Twice Shy: How Pride and Regret Affect the Repurchase of Stocks Previously Sold" (793.51 KB)

12/11/09

Henrik Cronqvist, Claremont McKenna College

"Nature or Nurture: What Determines Investor Behavior?" (244.97 KB)

 

Spring 2009 Seminar Archives

Spring 2009 Seminar Archives

1/30/09

Christian Julliard, London School of Economics

"Can Rare Events Explain the Equity Premium Puzzle?" (531.12 KB)

2/13/09

Zhiguo He, University of Chicago

"Dynamic Bank Runs" (363.44 KB)

2/20/09

Martin Oehmke, Columbia University

"Liquidating Illiquid Collateral" (300.52 KB)

3/6/09

Geert Bekaert, Columbia University

"What Segments Equity Markets?" (317.51 KB)

3/27/09

Johan Walden, UC-Berkeley

"Banking and Asset Prices" (808.17 KB)

4/3/09

Amir Sufi, University of Chicago

"House Prices, Homeowner Borrowing, and the U.S. Household Leverage Crisis"

4/24/09

Raghuram Rajan, University of Chicago

"Fear of Fire Sales and the Credit Freeze" (199.5 KB)

 

Fall 2008 Seminar Archives

Fall 2008 Seminar Archives

9/26/08

Dimitris Papanikolaou, Northwestern University

"Investment-Specific Technological Change and Asset Prices" (483.06 KB)

10/3/08

Jeffery Zwiebel, Stanford University

"Executive Pay, Hidden Compensation and Managerial Entrenchment" (348.93 KB)

10/17/08

Pierre-Olivier Weill, UCLA

"Liquidity Shocks and Order Book Dynamics"

10/24/08

Nikolai Roussanov, University of Pennsylvania

"Diversification and its Discontents: Idiosyncratic and Entrepreneurial Risk in the Quest for Social Status" (283.6 KB)

11/5/08

Gianni de Nicolai, International Monetary Fund

"Banking Crises and Crises Dating: Theory and Evidence" (318.22 KB)

12/12/08

Joshua Rauh, University of Chicago

"Capital Structure and Debt Structure" (655 KB)

 

Spring 2008 Seminar Archives

Spring 2008 Seminar Archives

No seminars listed.

Fall 2007 Seminar Archives

Spring 2007 Seminar Archives

Spring 2007 Seminar Archives

Fall 2006 Seminar Archives

Fall 2006 Seminar Archives

9/8/06

Michael Weisbach, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

"Corporate Financial and Investing Policies When Future Financing is not Frictionless" 

9/22/06

Chris Hennessy, University of California at Berkeley

"Corporate Financing Under Repeated Adverse Selection"

9/29/06

Mara Faccio, Vanderbilt University

"Sudden Deaths: Taking Stock Of Political Connections"

10/13/06

David Goldreich, Rotman School, University of Toronto

"Behavioral Biases of Dealers in U.S. Treasury Auctions"

10/20/06

Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, New York University

"Why Has House Price Dispersion Gone Up?"

11/3/06

Andrea Eisfeldt, Northwestern University

"Leasing, Ability to Repossess, and Debt Capacity"

12/1/06

Michael Johannes, Columbia University

"Understanding Index Option Returns"

12/15/06

Claire Rosenfeld, Carlson School of Management

"The Effect of Banking Relationships on Financially Distressed Firms"

 

Spring 2006 Seminar Archives

Fall 2005 Seminar Archives

Fall 2005 Seminar Archives

9/9/05

Alon Brav, Duke University

"Costly Communication, Shareholder Activism, and Limits to Arbitrage"

9/16/05

Richard Roll, University of California at Los Angeles

"Liquidity and the Law of One Price: The Case of the Futures/Cash Basis"

9/30/05

Cesare Robotti, Federal Reserve Bank

"Asset Pricing Models and Economic Risk Premia: A Decomposition"

10/21/05

Naveen Khanna, Michigan State University

"Good IPO's Draw in Bad: Inelastic Banking Capacity in the Primary Issue Market"

11/4/05

Robert Marquez, University of Maryland

"Governance Mechanisms and Corporate Disclosure"

11/11/05

Peter Bossaerts, California Institute of Technology

"Markowitz in the Brain"

12/2/05

Simon Gervais, Duke University

"Overconfidence, Investment Policy and Manager Welfare"

12/9/05

Holger Mueller, New York University

"Concentrated Ownership and Labor Relations"

 

Spring 2005 Seminar Archives

Spring 2005 Seminar Archives

1/21/05

Murray Frank, University of British Columbia

"The Market Impact of Corporate News Stories"

1/28/05

Armando Gomes, University of Pennsylvania

"Why Do Public Firms Issue Private and Public Equity, Convertibles and Debt?"

3/22/05

Mike Lemmon, University of Utah

"Shareholder Welfare and Bid Negotiation in Freeze-Out Deals: Are Minority Shareholders Left Out in the Cold?"

4/1/05

Andrew Winton, University of Minnesota

"Bank Loans, Bonds, and Information Monopolies across the Business Cycle with Joao Santos"