Seminar Schedule

Seminar Schedule
Seminars meet at 595 Commonwealth Avenue in room 410 from 11-12:30 am, unless otherwise indicated.

Should you have any questions please contact our seminar organizer Andrea Buffa.
Date Speaker Affiliation Presentation
September 26, 2014 Jennifer La’O Colombia University
October 3-4, 2014 5th BU/Boston Fed Conference on Macro-Finance Linkages
October 9, 2014 Ali Lazrak Sauder School of Business
October 24, 2014 Heitor Almeida University of Illinois
October 30, 2014 Mariassunta Giannetti Stockholm School of Economics
November 7, 2014 Ron Kaniel Simon School of Business, University of Rochester
November 14, 2014 Hongjun Yan Yale School of Management
December 4, 2014 Philip Bond Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Previous Semesters
Fall 2013-Spring 2014
March 7, 2014

Itay Goldstein Wharton (U Pennsylvania)
March 19, 2014

Steve Ross MIT Sloan School of Management
March 28, 2014

Stavros Panageas Chicago Booth (U Chicago)
April 2, 2014

Yuliy Sannikov Princeton University
April 11, 2014

Tano Santos Columbia Business School
April 18, 2014

Laura Starks McCombs School of Business (U Texas at Austin)
April 25, 2014

Christian Opp Wharton (U Pennsylvania)
May 2, 2014

Guillaume Plantin Toulouse School of Economics
September 13, 2013

Haoxiang Zhu MIT Sloan School of Management
September 20, 2013

Uday Rajan U Michigan Ross School of Business
October 4, 2013

BU Fed Conference
October 10, 2013

Suleyman Basak London Business School
October 25, 2013

Peter DeMarzo Stanford Graduate School of Business
November 1, 2013

Suresh Sundaresan Columbia Business School
November 8, 2013

Andres Donangelo U Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business
November 14, 2013

Lars Lochstoer Columbia Business School
November 22, 2013

Jules van Binsbergen Stanford Graduate School of Business
December 5, 2013

Vito Gala London Business School
December 13, 2013

Jan Bena U British Columbia, Sauder School of Business
Spring 2013
February 28, 2013

Room 410

Dimitris Papanikolaou Kellog School of Management
March 8, 2013

Room 302

Lasse Pedersen Copenhagen Business School
March 22, 2013

Room 222

Jianjun Miao Boston University Economics
March 29, 2013

Room 222

Gustavo Manso Berkeley
April 12, 2013

Room 315

Sergei Davydenko University of Toronto
April 18, 2013

Room 410

Daniel Paravisini London School of Economics
April 26, 2013

Room 315

Laura Veldkamp NYU Stern
May 3, 2013

Room 416

Kent Smetters Wharton School
May 10, 2013

Room 310

Sam Hanson Harvard Business School
Fall 2012
September 28, 2012

Room 410

David McLean Alberta School of Business,

Visiting MIT Sloan School of Management

Equity Market Timing, Cash Savings, and Investment Smoothness
Monday, October 15, 2012

Room 416

Paolo Fulghieri University of North Carolina,

Kenan-Flagler Business School

October 26, 2012

Room 410

Adriano Rampini Duke University

Fuqua School of Business,
Visiting Harvard University

Dynamic Risk Management
November 2, 2012

Room 615

Dirk Hackbarth University of Illinois

College of Business

Capital Structure, Product Market Dynamics, and the Boundaries of the Firm
Thursday, November 15, 2012

Room 416

Bernard Dumas INSEAD Financial-market Equilibrium with Friction
November 16, 2012

Room 416

Mark Lowenstein University of Maryland,Smith School of Business
November 30, 2012

Room 410

Joshua Coval Harvard Business School Are Unions Pro-Labor?
Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Room 410, 3:30-5:00

Daniel Ferreira London School of Economics
Thursday, December 13, 2012

Room 414

Jessica Wachter The Wharton School

University of Pennsylvania

Spring 2012
Friday, February 24th, 2012 Paolo Fulghieri UNC Kenan-Flager The Economics of Solicited and Unsolicited Credit Ratings
Friday, March 9th, 2012 Dimitri Vayanos LSE
Friday, March 23rd, 2012 Zhiguo He Chicago Booth
Friday, March 30th, 2012 Andrey Malenko MIT
Friday, April 6th Phil Dybvig WUSTL
Thursday, April 12th, 2012 Lasse Pedersen NYU Stern
Friday, April 27th, 2012 Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh NYU Stern
Friday, May 4th, 2012 Gordon Phillips USC Marshall
Fall 2011
Friday, September 9th, 2011 Viral Acharya NYU Stern Sovereign Debt, Government Myopia, and the Financial Sector
Friday, September 23rd, 2011

Room 416

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Efraim Benmelech Harvard
Friday, October 21st, 2011 Mark Westerfield USC Marshall Economic Ties:

Evidence from Venture Capital Networks

Friday, October 28th, 2011

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Holger Mueller NYU Stern Legal Investor Protection and Takeovers
Friday, November 11th, 2011 Douglas Gale NYU Liquidity Hoarding
Friday, November 18th, 2011 Douglas Breeden Duke/MIT Sloan Consumption As A Leading Indicator
Thursday, December 1st, 2011 Jaksa Cvitanic Caltech Nonmyopic Optimal Portfolios in Viable Markets
Friday, December 16th, 2011 Jiang Wang MIT Sloan Noise as Information for Illiquidity