Fall 2017
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Sep 01 Jim Schallheim
Univ. of Utah
Small Business Finance: What Determines Yields on Equipment Leases? Enterprise Hall 204
10:30-12:00

Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00

Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00

Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00





Spring 2017
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Feb 24 Martin Szydlowski
Univ. of Minnesota
The Market for Conflicted Advice Enterprise Hall
10:30-12:00
Mar 10 Vojislav Maksimovic
Univ. of Maryland
Dumber but perhaps not fewer? Human Capital, Competition and Entrepreneurial Success in Manufacturing Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00
Mar 24 Philip Strahan
Boston College
Funding Liquidity Without Banks: Evidence From a Shock To The Cost of Very Short-Term Debt Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00
Mar 31 Vladimir Ivanov
SEC
Reducing Uncertainty Through a Two-stage IPO Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00
Apr 07 Manju Puri
Duke (visiting FRB)
CANCELED
Apr 14 Doron Levit
Wharton
Talking Behind-the-Scenes: A Theory of Shareholder Engagement Enterprise 204
13:30-15:00
Apr 21 John Zhu
Wharton
Renegotiation of Dynamically Incomplete Contracts Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00
Apr 28 Maria Cecilia Bustamante
Univ. of Maryland
Does Firm Investment respond to Peers Investment? Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00
May 05 Jarrad Harford
Univ. of Washington
International Trade and the Propagation of Merger Waves Enterprise 204
10:30-12:00





Fall 2016
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Sept 2


Sept 9 Fei Xie
Delaware
Career Concerns and Strategic Effort Allocation by Analysts 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Sept 16 Ivan Ivanov
FRB
The Effect of Supervisory Loan Rating on Syndicated Lending 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Sep 23 Mitchell Berlin
Philadelphia Fed
Learning and Contractual Evolution: The Case of Leveraged Loans 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Sep 30 Amiyatosh Purnanandam
Univ. of Michigan
Bank Risk Dynamics and Distance to Default 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Oct 7 Paige Ouimet
UNC
RESCHEDULED
Oct 14

Oct 21 Michel Robe
American
Financialization, Intraday Institutional Trading, and Commodity Market Quality 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Oct 28 Paige Ouimet
UNC

Nov 4

Nov 11 Evgeny Lyandres
BU

Nov 18 Maria Cecilia Bustamante
Univ. of Maryland






Spring 2016
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Feb 26

Mar 11 Itay Goldstein
Wharton
Commodity Financialization: Risk Sharing and Price Discovery in Commodity Futures Markets 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Mar 18 Michael Gallmeyer
UVA
Disagreement about Inflation and the Yield Curve 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Mar 25 Uday Rajan
Michigan

Apr 1

Apr 8 Francisco Palomino
FRB

Apr 15 Asli Demirguc-Kunt
World Bank
What Determines Entrepreneurial Outcomes in Emerging Markets? The Role of Initial Conditions 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Apr 22 Greg Brown
UNC
Do Private Equity Funds Game Returns 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Apr 29 Josh Lerner
Harvard
Pay Now or Pay Later?: The Economics within the Private Equity Partnership 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204





Fall 2015
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Sept 18 Anna Scherbina
UC Davis
Economic Linkages Inferred from News Stories and the Predictability of Stock Returns 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Sep 25 Valentina Bruno
American
Global dollar credit and carry trades: a firm-level analysis 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Oct 2 Jennie Bai
Georgetown
The Great Wall of Debt: The Cross Section of Chinese Local Government Credit Spreads 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Oct 9 Dirk Hackbarth
Boston University
Corporate Investment and Financing Dynamics 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Oct 23 Liu Yang
University of Maryland
The Human Factor in Acquisitions: Cross-Industry Labor Mobility and Corporate Diversification 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Nov 6 Rich Mathews
University of Maryland
Wolf Pack Activism 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Nov 20 Oguzhan Karakas
Boston College
Staggered Boards and Private Benefits of Control 1.30 - 3.00
Enterprise 204
Dec 4 Michael Gallmeyer
UVA
 





Spring 2015
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Jan 30 Jerome Taillard
Boston College
Did Government Regulations Lower Credit Rating Quality?  
Feb 13 Jeffrey Wurgler
NYU
   
Feb 27 Jeffrey Harris
American University
Interconnectedness in the Interbanking Market 10:30 - 12:00
ENT 204
March 13 Spring Break
March 27 Jason Sturgess
DePaul University 
On the Performance of Financial Analysts  
April 10 Jess Cornaggia
Georgetown University
Credit Ratings and the Cost of Municipal Financing  
April 24 Peter Iliev
Pennsylvania State University
The Real Effects of Equity Issuance Frictions  





Fall 2014
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Sept 12 Joseph Nichols
Federal Reserve Board of Gov.
The Upgrade and Downgrade of CMBS Credit Ratings  
Oct 3 Francisco Covas
Federal Reserve Board of Gov.
Bank Liquidity Capital Regulation and General Equilibrium 10:30 - 12:30
Deans Outer Conference
Oct 17   FMA weekend  
Oct. 24 Elena Loutskina
University of Virginia
Exporting Liquidity: Branch Banking and Financial Integration 10:30-12:00
Dean's Outer Conference
Nov 14 Doriana Ruffino
Federal Reserve Board of Gov.
   
Dec 5 Turan Bali
Georgetown University
Macroeconomic Uncertainty and Expected Stock Returns  





Spring 2014
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Jan 31 Clara Vega
Fed Board of Governors
Understanding the Role of Managerial Textual Content in the Price Formation Process  
Feb 14 Hong Yan
University of South Carolina
Credit Default Swaps and Bank Risk Taking  
Feb 28      
March 14 Rose Liao
Rutgers
The Economic Value of Investor Relations  
March 28 Mike Faulkender
University of Maryland
Debt and Taxes at Multinational Corporations  
April 11 Francisco Covas
Fed Board of Governors
   
April 25      
May 2 Pedro Matos
University of Virginia
Foreign Portfolio Investment and Corporate Innovation  





Fall 2013
Date Speaker Paper Time & Place
Sept 6 Dalida Kadyrzhanova
University of Maryland
Rising Intangible Capital, Shrinking Debt Capacity, and the US Corporate Savings Glut 1:30 - 3:00
Enterprise 204
Sept 20 Stephen Christophe
George Mason University
Why Investors Want to Know the Size of Your Shorts  
Sept 27 Jerry Hanweck
George Mason University
   
Oct 4 Anthony Sanders
George Mason University
Credit Risk and Subordination Levels in Commercial Mortgage-backed Securities (CMBS)  
Oct 25 George H. K.Wang
George Mason University
Are Algorithmic Trades Informed? An Empirical Analysis of Algorithmic Trading around Earnings Announcements  
Nov 8 Rohan Williamson
Georgetown University
   
Nov 15 Christo Pirinsky
George Washington University