Carlson School of Management, conference to be held in Hanson Hall, Room 1-109
April 20th and April 21st, 2018
Please print copies of all papers prior to coming to the conference. Copies of the papers will not be available at the conference.
Friday, April 20, 2018
Moderator for the event: Friday -Michael Iselin
Walk from Hotel to Hubert H. Humphrey School
|11:30 a.m. –12:30 p.m.|
Paper 1: Kelly Shue, Yale University
|2:00–3:00 p.m.||Paper 2: Luzi Hail, University of Pennsylvania
Title: ""Do Risk Disclosures Matter When It Counts? Evidence from the Swiss Franc Shock" (1.2 MB)
Co-Authors: Maximilian Muhn (Humboldt University of Berlin) and David Oesch (University of Zurich)
Paper 3: Nemit Shroff, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
|4:40–5:40 p.m.||Paper 4: Tjomme Rusticus, The University of Minnesota
Title: ""Foreign Capital and Earnings Management: International Evidence from Equity Market Opening" (519.79 KB)"
Co-Authors: Fangfang Hou, Jeffrey Ng, and Xinpeng Xu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
|5:45 p.m.||Walk to hotel|
|6:00 -6:15 p.m.
Shuttle Service provided at hotel for dinner
|6:30-7:30 p.m.||Cocktail Reception|
|Shuttle back to hotel|
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Moderator for the event: Vivian Fang
Walk to Hanson Hall, Room 1-109 from hotel
|8:00–8:30 a.m.||Continental Breakfast|
|8:30–9:30 a.m.||Paper 5: Clare Wang, University of Iowa
Title: ""Exogenous Credit Rating Changes and the Provision of Voluntary Disclosure" (354.64 KB)
Co-Authors: Riddha Basu and James Naughton, Northwestern University
|9:40–10:40 a.m.||Paper 6: Rebecca Hann, University of Maryland
Title: "Do Director Networks Improve Managerial Learning from Stock Prices? (250.54 KB)"
Co-Authors: Ferhat Akbas, University of Illinois at Chicago
M. Fikret Polat and Musa Subasi, University of Maryland
Paper 7: Steve Karolyi, Carnegie Mellon University
|11:50 a.m.||Lunch (box lunches)|
A cab can be arranged for you please see the cab signup sheets at the conference. Deb will call and make the arrangements for you for cabs, or you can call Airport Taxi at 612-888-8000. Ask them to pick you up at 1925 South 4th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455. Taxi's can take up to 4 people at one time. Vans are available for up to 8. Please consider if you are going around the same time to combine. Please also consider an Uber cab utilizing your phone.