Spring 2013 Finance Seminar Series


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