Coronavirus Updates

In this workshop, advanced topics in finance are discussed in detail and finance research topics are presented by faculty, PhD students, and invited visitors. Workshop papers will be posted below when available. Occassionally speakers will choose not to circulate their papers. In such cases, the link will be unavailable.

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Autumn 2023

Date Time Room Topic Speaker Institution
Thu. Sep 21 11:30 a.m.–
1:00 p.m.
 C04 Heterogeneous Impact of the Global Financial Cycle
Aleksei Oskolkov  Econ PhD student
Wed. Sep 27 11:45 a.m.–
1:15 p.m.
 C02 Social Inflation
Sangmin (Simon) Oh  Joint PhD student
Thu. Sep 28 11:45 a.m.–
1:15 p.m.
 C02 Plan Design, Retirement Portfolios, and Investors’ Welfare Marco Loseto  Econ PhD student
Wed, Oct 4 11:45 a.m.–
1:15 p.m.
 C02 Flighty Capital Flows and the Making of Safe Currencies
Zhiyu Fu  Joint PhD student
Thu. Oct. 5 11:45 a.m.–
1:15 p.m.
 C02 Dividend Flow and the Foreign Exchange Rate
Jingtao Zheng
 Joint PhD student
Wed, Oct 11 Noon–1:00 p.m  C02

Simplicity and Risk

Bulls and Binaries: Price Anomalies and Behavioral Biases

Indira Puri  NYU Stern
Thu. Oct 12 11:45 a.m.–
1:15 p.m.
 C04 Are Direct Lenders More Like Banks or Arm’s-Length Investors? Evidence from Loan Agreements and COVID-Related Distress
Young Soo Jang  Finance PhD student
Wed. Oct 18 Noon–1:00 p.m
 C02   Stefan Nagel  Chicago Booth
Wed, Oct 25 Noon–1:00 p.m
 C02   Ralph Koijen  Chicago Booth
Wed, Nov 1 Noon–1:00 p.m
Wed. Nov 8 Noon–1:00 p.m   NO SEMINAR    
Wed. Nov 15 Noon–1:00 p.m  C02   Lubos Pastor  Chicago Booth
Wed. Nov 22 Noon–1:00 p.m   NO SEMINAR    
Wed. Nov 29 Noon–1:00 p.m  C02   Niels Gormsen  Chicago Booth
Wed. Dec 6 Noon–1:00 p.m  C02   Luigi Zingales  Chicago Booth