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In this workshop, advanced topics in finance are discussed in detail and finance research topics are presented. Faculty from other universities are invited to speak at the seminar.

In accordance with university guidance, and out of concern for our community and guest speakers, the workshop will be held in dual-modality with both in-person and virtual options.

For information concerning the Finance Workshop, please contact email Jennifer Williams or call her at 773.702.5530. When possible, links to the workshop papers are posted to this page for printing. Occasionally, speakers opt not to circulate their papers. Therefore, the link will be unavailable.  

Fall 2021

Date Time Room Topic Speaker Institution
Wed, Sep 22 11:45 am–
1:15 pm  
C01 Financing Infrastructure with Inattentive Investors: The Case of US Municipal Governments Ehsan Azarmsa Joint PhD Student
Wed, Sep 29 11:45 am–
1:15 pm
C02  Debt and Water: Effects of Bondholder Protections on Public Goods Kelly Posenau  Finance PhD Student
Thur, Sep 30 11:45 am–
1:15 pm
C04   John Heilbron Finance PhD Student
Wed, Oct 6 11:45 am–
1:15 pm
C02 Institutional Investors Glut: Implications for Financial Conditions & Monetary Policy Transmission Ahmed Ahmed Econ PhD Student
Thur, Oct 7 11:45 am–
1:15 pm
C04 Content Moderation, User Behavior, and Welfare Rafael Jimenez Joint PhD Student
Wed, Oct 13 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Lubos Pastor Chicago Booth
Wed, Oct 20 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Anthony Zhang Chicago Booth
Wed, Oct 27 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Anil Kashyap Chicago Booth
Wed, Nov 3 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Yueran Ma Chicago Booth
Wed, Nov 10 Noon–1:00 pm C02 NO SEMINAR    
Wed, Nov 17 Noon–1:00 pm C02 TBD    
Wed, Nov 24     NO SEMINAR    
Wed, Dec 1 Noon–1:00 pm
C02   Elisabeth Kempf Chicago Booth
Wed, Dec 8 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Jessica Jeffers Chicago Booth
Wed, Dec 15 Noon–1:00 pm C02   Stefan Nagel Chicago Booth