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Date Speaker Time Location Title

Friday, February 4, 2022

Chenzi Xu

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m D307 Reshaping Global Trade: The Immediate and Long-Run Effects of Bank Failures
Friday, February 11, 2022

Konstantin Sokolov

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Cybersecurity Investment Externality
Wednesday, February 16, 2022 Gregor Schubert (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 The Housing Market Impact of Cultural Preferences for Homeownership
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 Konstantin Milbradt (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Inattentive Households, Mortgage Redistribution, and Inequality
Friday, February 25, 2022 Matteo Benetton 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Credit Fire Sales: Captive Lending as Liquidity in Distress
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 Bernard Herskovic (Brownbag) 11: 30 a.m. - 12: 45 p.m. D313

Dealer Heterogeneity and bond prices

Friday, March 4, 2022

Ye Li

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Bank Credit and Money Creation on Payment Networks:
A Structural Analysis of Externalities and Key Players*
Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Tyler Muir (Brownbag)

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 Whatever It Takes? The Impact of Conditional Policy Promises
Friday, March 11, 2022

Dimitri Vayanos

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Optimal Investment Strategies in Inefficient Markets
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 Raghu Rau(Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 Are Women Undervalued? Board Gender Diversity and IPO Underpricing
Wednesday, March 30, 2022 Jinyuan Zhang (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. TBA Bank Competition amid Digital Disruption: Implications for Financial Inclusion
Friday, April 1, 2022

Erik Loualiche

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. D307 International Trade and the Risk in Bilateral Exchange Rates
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 Jinyuan Zhang (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. D313 Active Vs. Passive: Information Acquisition in the Presence of Corporate Governance
Friday, April 15, 2022

Amit Seru (Stanford)

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307

Why is Intermediating Houses so Difficult? Evidence from iBuyers

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 Ivo Welch (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 A Comprehensive Look at the Empirical Performance of Equity Premium Prediction II
Friday, April 22, 2022

Martin Schmalz

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives
Wednesday, May 4, 2022 Barney Hartman-Glaser (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 Dynamic Intermediation in Illiquid Markets
Friday, May 6, 2022

Kairong Xiao

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 The Shadow Cost of Collateral
Wednesday, May 11. 2022 Jerry Hoberg (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 Intellectual Property Protection Lost and Competition: An Examination Using Machine Learning
Friday, May 13, 2022

Marco Di Maggio

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Invisible Primes: Fintech Lending with Alternative Data
Wednesday, May 18, 2022 Mark Garmaise (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D313 What Problem Do Intermediaries Solve?
Friday, May 20, 2022

Anthony Lee Zhang

11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. TBA Collateral Value Uncertainty and Mortgage Credit Provision
Friday, May 27, 2022 Johan Walden 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. D307 Fundamental Value Pricing and Bubbles for Nontraditional Assets: The Case of Cryptocurrencies
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 Henry Friedman (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. D313 Common Ownership, Executive Compensation, and Product Market Competition
Wednesday, June 8, 2022 Michael J Brennan (Brownbag) 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. D313 Option Payoffs, Disagreement, and Returns

Date Speaker Event
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 Gregor Schubert (Harvard)

"House Price Contagion and U.S. City Migration


Friday, February 5, 2021 Lira Mota (Columbia Business School)

"The Corporate Supplu of (Quasi) Safe Assets"

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 Jane (Jian) Li (Chicago Booth)

"The Importance of Investor Heterogeneity: An

Examination of the Corporate Bond Market"

Friday, January 29, 2021 Shohini Kundu (Chicago Booth)

"The Externalities of Fire Sales: Evidence from

Collateralized Loan Obligations"

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Tim Liu (UNC Kenan-Flager)

"How Does Leasing Affect Leverage"

Friday, January 22, 2021 Rebecca Zhang (Stanford)

"ESG and Cost of Debt"

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Jonathan Zandberg (Boston College)

"Reproductive Rights and Women's Access to


Friday, January 15, 2021 Jinyuan Zhang (INSEAD)

"The Impact of Public Pension Deficits on

Households' Investment and Economic Activity"

Friday, December 11, 2020 Sydney Ludvigson (NYU)

"Belief Distortions and Macroeconomic Fluctuations"

Friday, December 4, 2020 Kent Daniel(Columbia Business School)

"Overconfidence, Information Diffusion, and Mispricing


Friday, November 20, 2020 Xavier Gabaix (Harvard)

“In Search of the Origins of Financial Fluctuations: The

Inelastic Markets Hypothesis”

Friday, November 13, 2020 Daniel Greenwald(MIT) "The Credit Line Channel"
Friday, October 30, 2020 Atif Mian (Princeton) "The Saving Glut of the Rich"
Friday, October 16, 2020 Dejanir Silva (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign) "A Competitive Search Theory of Asset Pricing "
Friday, October 9, 2020 Theresa Kuchler(NYU)

"Social Proximity to Capital: Implications for Investors

and Firms "

Friday, October 2, 2020 Kelly Shue (Yale)

"The Gender Gap in Housing Returns"

Friday, February 21, 2020 Tim McQuade (Stanford) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 Huan Tang (HEC Paris) Finance Seminar
Friday, February 14, 2020 Nuno Clara (London Business School) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 Marius Ring (Northwestern) Finance Seminar
Friday, February 7, 2020 Sean Myers (Stanford) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 Xuewei Jiang (University of Texas Austin) Finance Seminar
Friday, January 31, 2020 Fatima Filali Adib (INSEAD) Finance Seminar
Monday, January 27, 2020 Samuel Antill (Stanford) Finance Seminar
Friday, January 24, 2020 David Sraer (Berkeley) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, January 22, 2020 Rebecca DeSimone (Columbia Business School) Finance Seminar
Friday, January 17, 2020 Tuomas Tomunen ( Columbia Business School) Finance Seminar
Friday, December 6, 2019 Tetiana Davydiuk (Carnegie Mellon) Finance Seminar
Friday, November 22, 2019 Xinxin Wang (University of North Carolina) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 Marcus Opp (Stock School of Economics) Brown Bag Talk
Friday, November 15, 2019 Michaela Pagel (Columbia GSB) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 Bruno Pellegrino (UCLA PhD Student) Brown Bag Talk
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Tatyana Marchuk (BI Norwegian Business) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 Alexi Savov (NYU) Finance Seminar
Friday, October 25, 2019 Claire Celerier (Toronto) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 Adrien Matray (Princeton) Finance Seminar
Friday, October 18, 2019 Julien Sauvagnat (Bocconi) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 Geoffery Zheng (UCLA PhD Student) Brown Bag Talk
Friday, October 11, 2019 Matthieu Gomez (Columbia) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 Tyler Muir & Lars Lochstoer (UCLA) Brown Bag Talk
Friday, October 4, 2019 Sabrina Howell (NYU) Finance Seminar
Friday, June 7, 2019 Peter Koudijs (Stanford) Finance Seminar
Friday, May 31, 2019 Stefan Nagel (University of Chicago) Finance Seminar
Friday, May 24, 2019 Zhinguo He (University of Chicago) Finance Seminar
Friday, May 10, 2019 Zhi Da (Notre Dame) Finance Seminar
Friday, December 7, 2018 Claire Celerier (University of Toronto) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (UCLA) Brown Bag Talk
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 Juliana Salomao (University of Minnesota)
Finance Seminar
Wednesday. November 14, 2018 Gregor Matvos (University of Texas @ Austin)
Finance Seminar
Friday, November 9, 2018 Song Ma (Yale) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 Stavros Panageas (UCLA)
Brown Bag Talk
Friday, November 2, 2018 Tarun Ramadorai (Imperial College London)
Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Chady Gemayel (UCLA PhD Student) Brown Bag Talk
Friday, October 26,2018 Andres Liberman (NYU) Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Mahyar Kargar (UCLA PhD Student) Brown Bag Talk
Friday, October 19, 2018 Harrison Wong (Columbia) Finance Seminar
Friday, October 12, 2018 Jessie Wang (Arizona State)
Finance Seminar
Wednesday, Ocotber 10, 2018 William Mann (UCLA)
Brown Bag Talk
Friday, October 5, 2018 Borja Larrain (Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile Finance Seminar
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Lars Lochstoer (UCLA)
Brown Bag Talk
Friday, May 25, 2018 Lars Peter Hansen (University of Chicago) Finance Seminar: "Wrestling with Uncertainty in climate Economic Matters"
Wednesday, May 23,2018 Bernard Herskovic (UCLA) Brown Bag Seminar: "OTC Intermediaries"
Friday, May 18, 2018 Mao Ye (UIUC) Finance Seminar: "Who Supplies Liquidity, and When?"
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 Geoffery Zheng (UCLA) PhD Student Presentation : " The Myth of the Divirsified Portfolio: Heterogeneous Returns and Asset Prices"
Friday, May 11, 2018 Andrea Rossi (Ohio State) PhD Student Presentation: "Decreasing Returns or Reversion to the Mean? The Case of Private Equity Fund Growth"
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 Michael (Yingcong) Tang (UCLA) PhD Student Presentation: "How Do Passive Funds Act as Active Owners? Evidence from Mutual Fund Voting Records"
Friday, April 27, 2018 Michaela Pagel (Columbia) Finance Seminar: "Individual Responses to Realized Capital Gains and Losses"
Wednesday, April 17, 2018 Andrea Buffa (Boston University) Finance Brownbag Seminar: "Institutional Investors, Heterogeneous Benchmarks and the Comovement of Asset Prices"
Monday, April 16, 2018 Andrea Buffa (Boston University) Finance Brownbag Seminar: "Institutional Investors, Heterogeneous Benchmarks and the Comovement of Asset Prices"
Friday, April 13, 2018 John Campbell (Harvard) Finance Seminar: Sources of Inaction in Household Finance: Evidence from the Danish Mortgage Market
Friday, March 16, 2018 Benjamin Hebert (Stanford) Finance Seminar: Externalities as Arbitrage
Thursday, March 8, 2018 Ulrike Malmendier (UC Berkeley) Finance Seminar
Friday, March 2, 2018 Heitor Almeida (University of Illinois) Finance Seminar: Understandign the Credit Multiplier: The Working Capital Channel
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (UCLA) Finance Seminar:Who Gains and Who Loses in Derivatives Trading, and Why? Evidence from Chinese Brokerage Account Data
Friday, February 9, 2018 Alan Taylor (UC Davis) Finance Seminar:The Rate of Return on Everything, 1870-2015
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 Anastassia Fedyk (Harvard) Finance Seminar:Front Page News: The Effect of News Positioning on Financial Markets
Friday, February 2, 2018 Gabriel Chodorow-Reich (Harvard) Finance Seminar:The Loan Covenant Channel: How Bank Health Transmits to the real Economy
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 William Mann (UCLA) Finance Seminar:Learning and the improving relationship between investment and q*
Friday, January 26, 2018 Yueran Ma (Harvard) Finance Seminar: Low Interest Rates and Risk Taking: Evidence from individual Investment Decisions
Wednesday, January 24, 2018 Paola Pederzoli (University of Geneva, SFI) Finance Seminar:Crash Risk in Individual Stocks
Friday, January 19 2018 Deeksha Gupta (Wharton) Finance Seminar:Too Much Skin-in-the-Game? The Effect of Mortgage Market Concentration on Credit and House Prices
Friday, January 12, 2018 Ramona Dagostino (LBS) Finance Seminar:The Impact of Bank Financing on Municipalities' Bond Issuance and the Real Economy