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Brown Bag Series

The Finance Group hold regular short lunch time Brown Bag sessions, offering the opportunity to internal academic staff to present their research. If you have questions regarding the sessions, please contact the Finance Group Office on 024 765 75220 or fingroup at wbs dot ac dot uk.

Brown Bag Sessions are held on Tuesdays, 12:00-13:00 and 13:00-14:00

(unless otherwise stated)

Summer Term 2020/2021 Schedule

Date Time Room Title Speaker
2/6/21(Wednesday) 13:00 Microsoft Teams "Supply Shocks in a Heterogeneous Agent Economy: Evidence and Theory" Francesco Saverio Gaudio
15/6/21 13:00 Microsoft Teams Asset Prices around FOMC Meetings Rodrigo Barria
15/6/21 14:00 Microsoft Teams "Demand-supply imbalance risk and long-term swap spreads" Gyuri Venter

Spring Term 2020/2021 Schedule

Date

Time

Room

Title

Speaker

02/03/2021 13:00 Microsoft Teams “It Depends Who You Ask: Context Effects in the Perception of Stock Returns” Costas Antoniou
09/03/2021 13:00 Microsoft Teams "Investor Emotions and the Cross-section of Stock Returns"

Mohammad Shehub Bin Hasan

09/03/2021 14:00 Microsoft Teams "Momentum crashes and skewness risk", with Ivan Petrella and Daniele Bianchi (Queen Mary University).

Andrea De Polis

Autumn Term 2020/21 Schedule

Date

Time

Room

Title

Speaker

13/10/2020 13:00 Zoom "Policy Uncertainty, Multinational Firms, and Reallocation" Arkodipta Sarkar
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)
20/10/2020 13:00 Microsoft Teams “Institutional herding and corporate debt issuance'' Xu Li
27/10/2020 12:00 Microsoft Teams "Do Trump Tweets shake FX markets?" My Nguyen
03/11/2020 13:00 Microsoft Teams  "Lying in Financial Markets" John Thanassoulis
10/11/2020 13:00 Microsoft Teams "Dividend Momentum and Stock Return Predictability" Ivan Petrella
10/11/20 14:00

Microsoft

Teams

"Empirical Evidence from Acquiring Public versus Private Targets" Siti Farida
17/11/2020 13:00 Microsoft Teams "Culture and the Prevalence of Family Firms" Song Yuan
24/11/2020 14:00 Microsoft Teams "Understanding the Covariance between Corporate Bonds and Stocks:
The Role of Default Risk"
Alex Dickerson
09/12/2020 (WED) 13:00 Microsoft Teams "Asset-Driven Insurance Pricing" Benjamin Knox (CBS)