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Seminars

The Finance Group has one of the most active visiting speaker programmes within The University of Warwick. If you have questions regarding the seminars, please contact the Finance Group office on 024 765 75220 or fingroup at wbs dot ac dot uk.

Seminar Sessions are held on Wednesdays

Autumn Term 2021/2022

Date Room Time (UK) Speaker Institution Title of Paper
6/10/21

Zoom

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16:00 Lubos Pastor The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 'Dissecting Green Returns'
14/10/21

Zoom

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16:00 Manju Puri Duke University 'Private Equity and Financial Stability:
Evidence from Failed-Bank Resolution in the Crisis'
20/10/21

Zoom

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16:00 Kyle Herkenhoff University of Minnesota “Can the unemployed borrow? Implications for public insurance”
27/10/21

Zoom

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14:00 Vicente Cunat
London School of Economics 'The systemic governance influence
of universal owners:
evidence from an expectation document'
10/11/21

Zoom

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16:00 Kelly Shue Yale University “Potential” and the Gender Promotion Gap∗
17/11/21

Zoom

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16:00 Giorgia Piacentino Columbia University 'Collateral Reallocation'
24/11/21

Zoom

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16:00 Andreas Stathopoulos University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 'Portfolio Home Bias and External Habit Formation'
1/12/21

Zoom

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16:00 Isil Erel Ohio State University

'Specialized Investments and Firms’ Boundaries: Evidence from Textual Analysis of Patents'

8/12/21

Zoom

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16:00 Gary Gorton Yale School of Management 'Making Money'

Summer Term 2020/2021

Date Room Time (UK) Speaker Institution Title of Paper

28/04/2021

Zoom

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16:00

David Schoenherr

Princeton University

Financial Access and Labor Market
Outcomes: Evidence from Credit Lotteries

05/05/2021

Zoom

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16:00

Andrey Malenko

University of Michigan

Creating Controversy in Proxy Voting Advice

12/05/2021

Zoom

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16:00

Christian Opp

University of Rochester

Private Renegotiations and Government Interventions in Debt Chains

19/05/2021

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14:00

Bruno Biais

Gillmore Centre Seminar for Financial Technology Committee based blockchains as games between opportunistic players and adversaries 

26/05/2021

Zoom

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16:00

Liyan Yang Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Whoever Has Will Be Given More: Information Sharing in Financial Markets

01/06/2021

Zoom

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16:00

Song Ma

Yale University

Obsolete Firms

09/06/2021

Zoom

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Postponed

Michael Weber

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

 

16/06/2021

Zoom

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Postponed

Alex Hsu

Georgia Institute of Technology

 

23/06/2021

Zoom

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14:00

Daniel Streitz

Copenhagen Business School Corporate Loan Spreads and Economic Activity∗
           

Spring Term 2020/2021

Date Room Time (UK) Speaker Institution Title of Paper
17/02/2021 Zoom 14:00 Roni Michaely University of Geneva and Swiss Finance Institute "Propagation of Political Information"
24/02/2021 Zoom 14:00 Roberto Reno University of Verona "V-shapes"
03/03/2021 Zoom 14:00 Lasse Heje Pedersen AQR, CBS, NYU "Game On: Social Networks and Markets"
10/03/2021 Zoom 14:00 Toni Ahnert Bank of Canada, CEPR "Bank Runs, Bank Competition and Opacity"
17/03/2021 Zoom 14:00 Victoria Vanasco CREI Barcelona "Security Design in Non-Exclusive Markets with Asymmetric Information"
           

Autumn Term 2020/2021

Date Room Time (UK) Speaker Institution Title of Paper
07/10/2020   16:00 Jessica Jeffers The University of Chicago Booth School of Business "Does Antitrust Enforcement Affect Industry Dynamics? Evidence from 40 Years of US DOJ Lawsuits"
14/10/2020   13:00 Frederic Malherbe University College London "Banking Unions and the Cross-border Effects of Bank Capital Regulation"
21/10/2020   11:00 Shiyang Huang University of Hong Kong "The Smart Beta Mirage"
28/10/2020   13:00 Emanuel Moench Deutsches Bundesbank "Fundamental Disagreement about
Monetary Policy and the Term Structure of
Interest Rates"
04/11/2020   13:00 Riccardo Sabbatucci Stockholm School of Economics "Smart Beta Made Smart"
11/11/2020   16:00 Rich Mathews Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland "Skill versus Reliability in Venture Capital∗"
18/11/2020   13:00 Renee Adams Said Business School, University of Oxford "Gendered Prices"
25/11/2020   16:00 Elena Simintzi Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina "The Impact of the Opioid Crisis on Firm Value and Investment"
02/12/2020   16:00 Jacopo Ponticelli Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University "Household Credit as Stimulus? Evidence from Brazil"
08/12/2020   13:00 Marieke Bos Stockholm School of Economics "Corporate Restructurings and Employees’ Mental Health"