Spring 2012 Finance Seminars

Spring 2012 seminars will be held in B-313 from 11:00a ~ 12:15p

The meetings below in blue "ONLY" will be held in B-313 from 1:00p - 2:15p  (May 11th & 25th)

Date Speaker School Paper
Mar. 30th No Seminar Scheduled No Seminar Scheduled
Apr. 6th No Seminar Scheduled No Seminar Scheduled
Apr. 13th NBER's 27th Macro Annual Conference Off Campus
4/20-21/2012 Mikhail Chernov

London School of Economics

Crash Risk in Currency Returns
Apr. 27th **1:00-2:15

USC-UCLA Finance Day

This all day event will be held in C-315

Lunch will be held on the Fowler Museum Terrace
May 4th Lars Lochstoer Parameter Learning in General Equilibrium: The Asset Pricing Implications
May 11th **1:00-2:15 Peter Bossaerts Cal Tech

Experiments With The Lucas Asset Pricing Model

May 16th Sheridan Titman Univ. of Texas Austin Urban Vibrancy and Corporate Growth
May 18th Toby Moskowitz Chicago Postponed
May 25th **1:00-2:15 Konstantin Milbrandt MIT

Endogenous Liquidity and Defaultable Bonds

Jun. 1st

Lukas Schmidt


Innovation, Growth and Asset Prices

Jun. 8th No Seminar Scheduled Finals Week Finals Week
Jun. 15th No Seminar Scheduled

Fall 2012 Finance Seminars

Fall 2012 seminars will be held in B-313 from 11:00a ~ 12:15p unless otherwise noted.

Date Speaker School Paper

Sept.28, 2012


Maria Cecilia Bustamante



Strategic Investment and Industry Risk Dynamics

Oct. 5, 2012 Brent Glover Tepper Idiosyncratic Risk and the Manager
Oct. 12, 2012 Barney Hartman Glaser Duke Reputation and Signaling

Oct. 17, 2012


Justin Murfin


Yale Small Lending Big- The Real Effects of Trade Credit Demands on Constrained Suppliers
Oct. 19, 2012 Andres Donangelo University of Texas, Austin Labor Mobility – Implications for Asset Pricing

Oct. 26, 2012

No Seminar


Nov 2, 2012


No Seminar


Nov. 9, 2012 John Beshears Stanford Self Control and Liquidity: How to Design a Commitment Contract

Nov. 14, 2012


Ana Babus


Imperial College London


Nov. 16, 2012


Emilio Pagnotta


NYU Stern


Nov 23, 2012


No Seminar 

Nov. 30, 2012 Anna Cieslak Kellogg