2013


Spring 2013 Finance Seminars

Date Location Speaker Affilliation Time  Paper

February 22

B-313

Jakub Jurek

Princeton

11:00am to 12:15pm

The Cost of Capital for Alternative Investments

March 1 B-313 Camelia Kuhnen Kellogg 11:00am to 12:15pm

Asymetric Learning from Financial Information

March 8 B-313 Adair Morse Chicago Booth 11:00am t o12:15pm

Tax Evasion Across Industries - Soft Credit Evidence from Greece

March 15 B-313 Brian Kelly Chicago Booth 11:00am to 12:15pm

Firm Volitility in Granular Networks

March 22 NO SEMINAR

March 29 NO SEMINAR

April 5 B-313 Ralph Kojen Chicago Booth 11:00am to 12:15pm

The Cost of Financial Frictions for Life Insurers

April 12 B-313 Juhanni Linnamaiaa Chicago Booth 10:30am to 11:45am


Confounded Factors

April 19 NO SEMINAR

April 26 B-313 Adi Sunderam  Harvard University 1:00pm to 2:15pm

TBA

May 3 B-313 Adrien Verdelhan MIT  11:00am to 12:15pm The Share of Systematic Variation in Bilateral Exchange Rates
May 10 B-313 Zhiguo He Chicago Booth 11:00am to 12:15pm Quantifying Liquidity and Default Risks of Corporate
Bonds over the Business Cycle
May 17 B-313 Arvind Krishnamurthy Kellogg Northwestern 1:00pm to 2:15pm A Marco Economic Framework for Qualifying Systemic Risk
May 24 B-313 Sydney Ludvigson New York University 11:00am to 12:15pm

Measuring Uncertainty

May 31 NO SEMINAR

June 7

B-313

Michael Johannes

Columbia University

1:15pm to 2:30pm

Volatility around the clock: Bayesian modeling and forecasting of intraday volatility in the financial crisis

 


Fall 2013 Finance Seminars

Date Location Speaker Affilliation Time  Paper

October 4

 B-313

Nick Roussanov

Wharton

 11:00 - 12:15

Commodity Trade and the Carry Trade:A Tale of Two Countries

October 11 B-313 Thomas Mertens NYU

11:00 - 12:15

The Social Cost of Near-Rational Investment

October 18 B-313 Nicolae Garleanu Berkeley

1:00 - 2:15 ~ Note Time Change

Dynamic Portfolio Choice with Frictions

October 25 B-313 William Fuchs Berkeley 11:00 - 12:15

Cost and Benefits of Dynamic Trading in a Lemons Market

November 1 B-313 Philipp Schnabl NYU 11:00 - 12:15

 November 8   NBER Meeting     No Seminar
November 15 B-313 Stavros Panageas Chicago Booth 11:00 - 12:15

Financial Entanglement: A Theory of Incomplete

Integration, Leverage, Crashes, and Contagion

November 22 B-313 Ian Dew-Becker Duke 1:00 - 2:15 ~ Note Time Change

Asset pricing in the frequency domain: theory and empirics

November 29   Thanksgiving     No Seminar
December 6 B-313 Brian Melzer Kellogg
11:00 - 12:15

"Unemployment Insurance and Consumer Credit"