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GSB Finance

2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
September 26, 2018 Simona Abis
Columbia Business School
Man vs. Machine: Quantitative and Discretionary Equity Management
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P107
October 3, 2018 Brian Todd Waters
University of Colorado Boulder
Learning by Owning in a Lemons Market ( joint paper with Jordan Martel and Kenneth Mirkin)

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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
October 10, 2018 Amir Sufi
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Credit Supply and Housing Speculation (joint paper with Atif R. Mian)

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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
October 17, 2018 Alex Zentefis
Yale School of Management
Social Progress and Corporate Culture (joint paper with Gary Gorton)

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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
October 24, 2018 GSB Finance (**NOTE LOCATION CHANGE**Joint Seminar with UC Berkeley**)
1:30pm to 5:20pm

UC Berkeley, Wells Fargo Room, C420
October 31, 2018 Pietro Veronesi
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Inequality Aversion, Populism, and the Backlash Against Globalization
11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg C102
November 7, 2018 Heidi L. Williams
MIT Department of Economics
Who Profits from Patents? Rent-Sharing at Innovative Firms

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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB P107
November 14, 2018 Jules van Binsbergen
University of Pennsylvania, the Wharton School
Risk Free Interest Rates
11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg C102
November 28, 2018 Will Cong
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
GSB Finance
11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
December 5, 2018 Kjell Nyborg
University of Zurich
GSB Finance
11:00am to 12:15pm

2019 Spring Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
April 18, 2019 GSB Finance (Joint Seminar with UC Berkeley)
2:15pm to 5:30pm

May 1, 2019 Xavier Gabaiz
Harvard University
GSB Finance
11:00am to 12:15pm

May 8, 2019 Luke Taylor
University of Pennsylvania, the Wharton School
GSB Finance
11:00am to 12:15pm

Past Events

2018 Fall Quarter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
November 14, 2018 Jules van Binsbergen
University of Pennsylvania, the Wharton School
Risk Free Interest Rates
11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg C102
November 7, 2018 Heidi L. Williams
MIT Department of Economics
Who Profits from Patents? Rent-Sharing at Innovative Firms
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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB P107
October 31, 2018 Pietro Veronesi
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Inequality Aversion, Populism, and the Backlash Against Globalization
11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg C102
October 24, 2018 GSB Finance (**NOTE LOCATION CHANGE**Joint Seminar with UC Berkeley**)
1:30pm to 5:20pm

UC Berkeley, Wells Fargo Room, C420
October 17, 2018 Alex Zentefis
Yale School of Management
Social Progress and Corporate Culture (joint paper with Gary Gorton)
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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
October 10, 2018 Amir Sufi
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Credit Supply and Housing Speculation (joint paper with Atif R. Mian)
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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
October 3, 2018 Brian Todd Waters
University of Colorado Boulder
Learning by Owning in a Lemons Market ( joint paper with Jordan Martel and Kenneth Mirkin)
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11:00am to 12:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
September 26, 2018 Simona Abis
Columbia Business School
Man vs. Machine: Quantitative and Discretionary Equity Management
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P107
2018 Spring
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
June 6, 2018 Raghuram Rajan
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Pledgeability, Industry Liquidity, and Financing Cycles
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg C102
May 30, 2018 Daniel Greenwald
MIT
The Mortgage Credit Channel of Macroeconomic Transmission
12:00pm to 1:15pm

C102
May 23, 2018 Philip Bond
Foster School of Business, University of Washington
The equilibrium consequences of indexing (joint paper with Diego Garcia)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C102
May 16, 2018 Emil Siriwardane
Harvard Business
A Measure of Risk Appetite for the Macroeconomy (joint paper with Carolin Pflueger and Adi Sunderam)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C102
May 9, 2018 Tania Babina
Columbia Business School
Destructive Creation at Work: How Financial Distress Spurs Entrepreneurship
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg C106
May 2, 2018 Nicola Limodio
Bocconi University
Deposit Volatility, Liquidity and Long-Term Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Pakistan (joint withM. Ali Choudhary)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P107
April 25, 2018 Luigi Zingales
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
The Origins of Italian NPLs ( joint paper with Paolo Angelini, and Marcelo Bofondi)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

G102
April 19, 2018 TBD Joint Seminar/UC Berkeley
1:30pm to 5:30pm

GSB M109
April 11, 2018 Leonid Kogan
MIT
Technological Innovation and the Distribution of Labor Income Growth
12:00pm to 1:15pm

TBD
2018 Winter
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
March 21, 2018 William Diamond
The Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania
Safety Transformation and the Structure of the Financial System
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

TBD
March 7, 2018 Mitu Gulati
Duke University
The Hausmann-Gorky Effect
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C105
Date Speaker Title Time/Place
December 6, 2017 Veronica Guerrieri
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
The End of the American Dream? Inequality and Segregation in US Cities (joint with Alessandra Fogli)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

November 29, 2017 Stefan Nagei
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Shrinking the Cross Section
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB M105
November 15, 2017 Gary Gorton
Yale School of Management
The Run on Repo and the Fed’s Response ( joint with Toomas Laarits and Andrew Metrick)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB M105
November 8, 2017 Jesse Schreger
Columbia Business School
International Currencies and Capital Allocation ( joint with Matteo Maggiori and Brent Neiman)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB M105
November 1, 2017 Joint Seminar -UC Berkeley 1:15-2:05pm Peter Koudijs, Stanford For Richer, For Poorer: Banker’s Skin-in-the-game and Risk Taking in New England, 1867-1880 (with Laura Salisbury) 2:05-2:20pm Break 2:20-3:10 pm Nancy Wallace / Adair Morse, Berkeley Discrimination in Lending: Fintech
12:00pm to 1:15pm

Room C420 Wells Fargo Room UC Berkeley
October 25, 2017 David Scharstein
Harvard Business School
Bank Risk-Taking and the Real Economy: Evidence from the Housing Boom and its Aftermath
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB M105
October 18, 2017 Holger Mueller
NYU
Firms’ Internal Networks and Local Economic Shocks
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB G101
October 11, 2017 Francois Geerolf
UCLA
An Agency-Based CAPM
12:00pm to 1:15pm

October 4, 2017 Adrien Matray
Princeton University
Can Innovation Help U.S. Manufacturing Firms Escape Import Competition from China? (Joint with Johan Hombert)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB M105
September 27, 2017 Jessica Jeffers
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
The Impact of Restricting Labor Mobility on Corporate Investment and Entrepreneurship
12:00pm to 1:15pm

May 31, 2017 Margarita Tsoutsoura
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Drivers of Effort: Evidence from Employee Absenteeism (joint with M. Bennedsen and D. Wolfenzon)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB 101
May 17, 2017 Mark Egan
University of Minnesota
The Cross Section of Bank Value
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C106
May 10, 2017 Patrick Bolton
Columbia Business School
The End of the "Modern Corporation":Deregulation and Ownership of Electric Utilities
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C106
May 3, 2017 Martin Oehmke
Columbia Business School
Bank Resolution and the Structure of Global Banks
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB W104
April 26, 2017 Martin Schmalz
University of Michigan Ross School of Business
Anti-Competitive Effects of Common Ownership (joint with Jose Azar, Martin Schmalz, and Isabel Tecu)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB C106
December 7, 2016 Gregor Matvos
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Title 12/7/16: TBA
12:00pm to 1:15pm

Schwab Residential, Mid-Vidalakis room
November 30, 2016 Anton Korinek
John Hopkins University
Currency Wars or Efficient Spillovers? A General Theory of International Policy Cooperation
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
November 16, 2016 Michaela Pagel
Columbia Business School
The Liquid Hand-to-Mouth: Evidence from Personal Finance Management Software
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
November 9, 2016 Michael Bauer
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
Robust Bond Risk Premia
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
November 2, 2016 Joint Stanford/Berkeley Joint Stanford/Berkeley
12:00pm to 1:15pm

UC Berkeley
October 26, 2016 Elizabeth Kempf
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
The Job Rating Game: The Effects of Revolving Doors on Analyst Incentives
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
October 19, 2016 Adriano Rampini
Duke University Fuqua School of Business
Financing Durable Assets
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

TBA
October 5, 2016 Asaf Bernstein
University of Colorado at Boulder
Counterparty Risk and the Establishment of the New York Stock Exchange Clearinghouse (joint with Eric Hughson, and Marc Weidenmier)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
September 28, 2016 Matteo Maggiori
Harvard University
A Model of the International Monetary System (joint with Emmanuel Farhi)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
September 21, 2016 Robert M Daines
Stanford Law School
Can Staggered Boards Improve Value? Evidence from the Massachusetts Natural Experiment (joint with Shelley Xin Li, and Charles C.Y.Wang)
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P107
June 8, 2016 Daniel Andrei
UCLA
Information Percolation, Momentum and Reversal
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
June 1, 2016 Anna Cieslak
Duke University, Fuqua School of Business
Title 6/1/16 :TBA
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg C1-6
May 25, 2016 Itamar Drechsler
NYU
The Shorting Premium and Asset Pricing Anomalies
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
May 18, 2016 Chris Palmer
UC Berkeley
Unconventional Monetary Policy and the Allocation of Credit (joint with Marco Di Maggio, and Amir Kermani)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
May 11, 2016 Amir Yaron
Wharton School University of Pennsylvania
Identifying Long-Run Risks: A Bayesian Mixed-Frequency Approach (joint with Frank Schorfheide and Dongho Song)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
May 4, 2016 Alex Edmans
London Business School
Governing Multiple Firms (joint with Doron Levit and Devin Reilly )
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
April 27, 2016 Kent Daniel
Columbia University
Liquidity and Return Reversals
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
April 20, 2016 David Thesmar
HEC Paris
Aggregate Effects of Collateral Constraints
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
April 13, 2016 Vincent Glode
Wharton School University of Pennsylvania
(De)centralizing Trade ( joint with Christian Opp)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
April 6, 2016 Carolin Pflueger
University of British Columbia
Sovereign Debt Portfolios, Bond Risks, and the Credibility of Monetary Policy (joint with Wenxin Du and Jesse Schrege)
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB Bldg P107
March 30, 2016 Joint Berkeley/Stanford Seminar
10:00am to 5:20pm

GSB Bldg P102
March 16, 2016 Jose-Luis Peydro
CREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra, CREI, Barcelona GSE
Monetary Policy Limits: Security and Credit Application Registers’ Evidence
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
March 9, 2016 Basil Williams
NYU
Search, Liquidity, and Retention: Signaling Multidimensional Private Information
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
February 24, 2016 Gordon Phillips
Darthmouth College
Innovation Activities and the Incentives for Vertical Acquisitions and Integration
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
February 17, 2016 Tyler Muir
Yale University
Volatility Managed Portfolios
12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
February 10, 2016 Giorgia Piacentino
Washington University in St. Louis
WAREHOUSE BANKING
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

February 3, 2016 Cliff Holderness
Boston College
Equity Issuances and Agency Costs: The Telling Story of Shareholder Approval around the World
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102
January 20, 2016 Andrei Shiefer
Harvard University
Diagnostic Expectations and Credit Cycles
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12:00pm to 1:15pm

GSB P102