May 4-5, 2012

The University of Minnesota Finance Department is pleased to announce the Minnesota Corporate Finance Conference, to be held May 4th-5th, 2012 in Hanson Hall Room 1-103.

Please see the PDF iconCorporate Finance Conference Schedule May 4-5, 2012 (96.17 KB) for more details. 

Conference Participants

Justin Murfin (Yale University)

PDF iconSmall Lending Big: The Real Effects of Trade Credit Demands on Constrained Supplier (289.08 KB) (co-author Kenneth Njoroge)

Discussant: Santiago Bazdresch (Minnesota)

Tracy Wang (Minnesota)

PDF iconFirst Year in Office: How Do New CEOs Create Value? (412.67 KB)

Discussant: Dirk Jenter (Stanford)

Jonathan Berk (Stanford University)

PDF iconMeasuring Economic Rents in the Mutual Fund Industry (275.16 KB) (co-author Jules H. van Binsbergen)

Discussant: David Musto (Wharton)

Tano Santos (Columbia University)

PDF iconCream Skimming in Financial Markets (211.1 KB)(co-authors Patrick Bolton and Jose A. Scheinkman)

Discussant: Hengjie Ai (Duke)

Philipp Schnabl (NYU)

PDF iconHow Safe are Money Market Funds? (599.71 KB) (co-author Marcin Kacperczyk)

Discussant: Gordon Alexander (Minnesota)

Sheridan Titman (Texas)

PDF iconDebt, Labor Markets and the Creation and Destruction of Firms (238.42 KB) (co-authors Andres Almazan and Adolfo de Motta)

Discussant: Lucasz Drozd (Wharton)

Rajkamal Iyer (MIT)

PDF iconUnderstanding Bank Runs: Do Depositors MonitoR Banks? (575.11 KB) (co-authors Manju Puri and Nicolas Ryan)

Discussant: Asaf Manela (WashU)

José-Luis Peydró (Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)

PDF iconMacroprudential Policy, Countercyclical Bank Capital Buffers and Credit Supply: Evidence from the Spanish Dynamic Provisioning Experiments (1.27 MB) (co-authors Gabriel Jimenez, Steven Ongena and Jesus Saurina)

Discussant: Robert McDonald (Northwestern)