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Finance Department Brown Bag Seminars

The brown bag seminars are held on Mondays from 12:20 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. (1:30 for external speakers*).  Lunch is provided. If you would like to present a paper in this series, please contact Ville Rantala. Faculty members from all departments with an interest in finance are invited to participate in this seminar series.

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Fall 2016

Date 

Speaker 

Department/Institution

Room

Title

01/30/2017 Gennaro Bernile UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB532 Do Catastrophic Experiences Affect Risk Attitudes? Evidence from U.S.-Based Managers of Non-U.S. Mutual Funds.
02/13/2017 Tom Aabo Aarhus University  AGB532 LinkedIn, CEO Narcissism and Corporate Risk 
02/20/2017 Qiang Kang Florida International University AGB532 A Tale of Two Accrual Anomalies
02/27/2017 Bige Kahraman University of Oxford AGB532 Systematic Liquidity and Leverage
03/06/2017 Konstantinos Stathopoulos University of Manchester AGB532 Institutional Investment Horizons and Labor Investment Efficiency
03/20/2017 Henrik Cronqvist
UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB103 Salient Experience of Environmental Disaster Explains Social Responsibility Behavior Later in Life
03/27/2017 Suchi Mishra Florida International University AGB103 Stock Order Placement Strategies around Options Expirations
05/01/2017 Anastasios Maligkris UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB331 TBA
05/15/2017 Gennaro Bernile UMiami - Finance Dept.  AGB331 TBA

Fall 2016

Date 

Speaker 

Department/Institution

Room

Title

08/22/2016 Da Ke UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB331 Job Market Preparation
08/29/2016 Ryan Bubley UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB331 Job Market Preparation 
09/20/2016* Sima Jannati UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB430 PhD Proposal
09/27/2016* Will Bazley UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB430 PhD Proposal
10/03/2016 Gennaro Bernile UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB339 Learning to Negotiate Takeovers? The Role of Target CEO Experience
10/17/2016 David Solomon University of Southern California AGB532 The Dividend Disconnect
10/24/2016 Siddharth Bhambhwani UMiami - Accounting Dept AGB331 Corporate Hedging: An Information Asymmetry Perspective
11/14/2016 Doug Emery UMiami - Finance Dept. AGB331 TBD
11/28/2016 Maya Shaton

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

AGB331 TBD

Spring 2017

Date 

Speaker 

Department/Institution

Room

Title

02/27/2017 Bige Kahraman University of Oxford TBD TBD
03/06/2017 Dhananjay Nanda UMiami - Finance Dept. TBD TBD
03/27/2017 Suchi Mishra Florida Institute of Technology TBD TBD
04/10/2017 Anastasios Maligkris UMiami - Finance Dept. TBD TBD

Fall 2015

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Room

Title

08/24/2015 Christopher Hennessy London Business School Jenkins 217 The Paradox of Policy-Relevant Natural Experiments
08/31/2015 Breno Schmidt Emory University Jenkins 217 Co-Insurance in Mutual Fund Families
09/14/2015 Henrik Cronqvist UMiami - Finance Dept AGB 331 Shaped by Their Daughters: Executives, Female Socialization, and Corporate Social Responsibility
9/21/2015 Milica Mormann & Will Bazley UMiami - Finance Dept AGB 331 In the Red: The Effects of Color on Investor Behavior
9/28/2015 Gregory Samanez-Larkin University of Chicago Jenkins 217 Decision making in the ageing brain: changes in affective and motivational circuits
10/05/2015 Indraneel Chakraborty UMiami - Finance Dept AGB 431 Political Sentiment and Firm Policy
10/19/2015 Stefanos Delikouras UMiami - Finance Dept AGB 431 One Factor Asset Pricing
10/26/2015 Vinh Huy Nguyen Florida International University AGB 431 Institutional Foresign: Do institutions profit from repurchase announcements?
11/9/2015 Tobias Muhlhofer UMiami - Finance Dept AGB 431 Capital-Market Competitiveness and Managerial Investment Decisions: Evidence from Commercial Real Estate
11/16/2015 Rong Hai Center for the Economics of Human Development AGB 431 On the Welfare Cost of Consumption Fluctuations in the Presence of Memorable Goods
11/30/2015 Pietro Bianchi UMiami - Accounting Dept AGB 431 TBA
12/7/2015 Manuel Santos UMiami - Economics Dept AGB 431 TBA

Spring 2015

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Room

Title

02/23/2015 Rawley Heimer Cleveland FED AGB 435 Peer Pressure: Does Social Interaction Explain the Disposition Effect?
03/16/2015 Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi University of Mannheim AGB 532 Contagious Negative Sentiment and Corporate Policies: Evidence From Local Bankruptcy Filings
03/23/2015 Alexandros Kostakis Manchester Business School AGB 532 What Does Risk-Neutral Skewness Tell Us About Future Stock Returns?
04/13/2015 Willam Bazley/Sima Jannati UMiami - Finance Dept TBA PhD Research Proposal Presentations
04/20/2015 Qiang Kang Florida International University TBA TBA
04/27/2015 Da Ke UMiami - Finance Dept TBA TBA
05/04/2015 Ryan Bubley UMiami - Finance Dept TBA TBA

Fall 2014

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Room

Title

09/29/2014 Jawad Addoum Finance Storer Contagious Negative Sentiment and Corporate Policies: Evidence from Local Bankruptcy Filings
10/20/2014 Lorenzo Naranjo ESSEC Business School AGB 532 Demand Pressure, Hedging Costs, and the Pricing of Derivatives
10/27/2014 Tobias Muhlhofer University of Texas at Austin AGB 332 Market Timing and Investment Selection: Evidence from Real Estate Investors
11/03/2014 Indraneel Chakraborty Southern Methodist Universtiy AGB 331 Moral Hazard in Bank Loans
11/10/2014 Rajan Chopra Market Risk Advisors AGB 532 Where Are the Markets Headed Now?
11/17/2014 Da Ke Finance Jenkins 217 CANCELED.
11/24/2014 Chendi Zhang Warwick Business School AGB 331 Searching for Gambles: Investor Attention, Gambling Attitudes, and Stock Market Outcomes
12/01/2014 Manuel Santos Economics AGB 331

Bubbles and Manias

12/08/2014 Chen Yao Warwick Business School AGB 331

Tick Size Constraints, High-Frequency Trading, and Liquidity

Spring 2014

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Title

02/03/2014 Brian Arwari School of Education Research Applications of EEG in the School of Business
03/10/2014 Marcelo Fernandes Queen Mary University of London/EESP Conditional Alphas and Realized Betas
03/17/2014 Chris Parmeter Economics Efficiency or Competition? A Structural Econometric Analysis of Canada's AWS Auction and the Set-Aside Provision
03/31/2014 Milica Mormann Finance The Nature of "Salience" in Salience Theory of Choice Under Risk: Insights from Eye-Tracking
04/28/2014 Ph.D. Students Finance Asset Pricing I Project Presentations
05/05/2014 Ph.D. Students Finance Asset Pricing I Project Presentations

Fall 2013

Date

Speaker           

Department/

Institution

Title

09/09/2013 Jawad Addoum Finance Do Analysts Aggregate Geographically Dispersed Information?
09/16/2013 Qiang Kang FIU Does Takeover Pressure Deter Corporate Investment? Evidence from State Anti-takeover Legislations 
09/23/2013 Dasol Kim Case Western Reserve University Weather-Induced Mood, Institutional Investors, and Stock Returns
09/30/2013 Zinat Alam FAU Where are the Women? Board Decisions and Female Director Location
10/07/2013 Ryan Bubley Finance Early Life Experiences on Individual Investment
10/14/2013 Stefanos Delikouras Finance Consumption-Income Sensitivities and Optimal Portfolio Allocation
10/21/2013 Christa Bouwman Case Western Reserve University The Geography of Executive Compensation
10/28/2013 Da Ke Finance Political Cycles and Momentum
11/18/2013 Geng Li FRB Trustworthiness and Relationships: Implications of Credit Scores for Partner Selection and Separation
12/02/2013 Andreya Silva Finance

Tax-minded Executives and their Firm's Tax Strategies: Evidence from the 2013 Tax Hikes

12/11/2013*
Tim Burch Finance

Do Social Firms Have More Efficient Stock Prices?

Spring 2013

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Title

02/04/2013 Jerry Parwada UNSW/Finance News Coverage and Insider Trading
02/18/2013 Eric Weisbrod Accounting Stockholders' Unrealized Capital Gains Position and the Market Response to Earnings Announcements
02/25/2013 Gonul Colak FSU Derailed by the Election: Political Uncertainty and IPO Activity
04/15/2013 David Kelly Economics Can Securities Prices Inform Policy?
04/22/2013 Doug Emery Finance The Market for Dreams: Lemons in the Looking Glass
05/06/2013 Manuel Santos Economics On the Empirics of CEO Compensation: What Determines Executive Pay

Fall 2012

Date

Speaker

Department/Institution

Title

08/27/2012* Michael Jetter Universidad EAFIT Monetary Policy Shifts and the Forward Discount Puzzle
09/10/2012 Amit Bubna ISB Venture Capital Communities
09/17/2012 Sandro Andrade Finance The Euro and European Equity Market Dis-Integration
09/24/2012 Gennaro Bernile Finance Fleeting Local Information: Intraquarter Trading and Performance of Local Institutional Investors
10/01/2012 Alex Horenstein ITAM Determining Rank of the Beta Matrix of a Linear Asset Pricing Model
10/08/2012 Milica Mormann UM Law The Role of Attention in Consumer and Strategic Decision-Making: Eye-Tracking Experiments
10/15/2012 Michael Fuerst Finance "Sell in May and Go Away" Just Won't Go Away
10/29/2012 Jawad Addoum Finance Political Climate and Predictable Returns
11/28/2012* Alok Kumar Finance Income Hedging and the Value Premium
12/03/2012 Craig Brown NUS Corporate Market Investments: Risk, Returns, and Governance
12/10/2012 Jawad Addoum Finance Political Sentiment and Predictable Returns




PAST SEMINARS

Date

Speaker

Location

Department/Institution

Title

02/22/2012

Maurizio Montone

AGB331

Finance

The Puzzling Countercyclicality of the Value Premium: Empirics and a Theory

02/27/2012 Raphael Boleslavsky Exec Conf. Rm(JB 217) Economics Learning More By Doing Less
03/26/2012 John Barrios AGB331 Accounting The Impact of Corporate Social Performance on Forced CEO Turnover: Buffer or Intensifier
04/09/2012 Christopher Cotton AGB331 Economics Grade Inflation and Education Quality

04/23/2012

Christopher F. Parmeter

Ziff Conference Rm

Economics

Country Size and Government Size: A Reassessment

05/14/2012

Maurizio Montone

SB508

Finance

Political Uncertainty and the Presidential Puzzle

05/21/2012

Sandro Andrade

SB302

Finance

Global Value



Date
Speaker
Department/Institution Title

08/29/2011

George Korniotis

Finance Propagation of State-Level Business Cycle Across Firm Networks

09/12/2011

Gennaro Bernile

Finance

Firm Exposure and Disclosure, Ownership Dispersion, and Stock Returns

09/19/2011**

Andrea Heuson

Finance A New Measure For Assessing Hedge Fund Performance When Fund Returns are Skewed
9/26/2011 Alok Kumar Finance Are U.S. Capital Markets Xenophobic? Evidence From Mutual Fund Flow
10/03/2011

Doug Emery

Finance In the Wake of a Crisis, Do Markets Overreact?
10/10/2011 Mehdi Shadmehr Economics A Theory of State Censorship
10/24/2011 Ricardo Caceda Medical School Are Ethics and Strategic Thinking Really Incompatible?

11/07/2011*

Emir Hrnjic

National University of Singapore Market-wide sentiment, firm-level sentiment, and IPO pricing process
11/14/2011** Sandro Andrade Finance Elections and cross-border disagreement: Evidence from Brazil in 2002
11/28/2011 Ann Morales Olazábal Business Law Business Law Scholarship: Opportunities for Collaboration

12/05/2011

Neil Johnson

Physics

TBA

 
Date
Speaker
Department/Institution Title

01/31/2011

Mariassunta Giannetti*

Stockholm School of Economics Investors' Horizons and the Amplification of Market Shocks

02/14/2011

Sandro Andrade

Finance

How Costly is Sovereign Default? Evidence from Financial Markets

02/21/2011

Alok Kumar

Finance Local Economic Recessions

02/28/2011

Gennaro Bernile

Finance Regulation and Local Bias
03/14/2011

Spring Break

03/21/2011

DJ Nanda

Accounting Supervision

03/28/2011

Qiang Kang

Finance PEG Ratio, Market Risk Premium, and Macroeconomic Activity

04/04/2011

Peter Wysocki

Accounting The Association between Accounting Quality and "Social Norms": Early Evidence

04/11/2011

Tie Su

Finance Non-Marketability and One-Day Selling Lock-Up

04/18/2011

Vidhi Chhaochharia

Finance Stocking Up For Good Times: The Information Content of CEO's Voluntary Equity Exposure

04/25/2011

Doug Emery

Finance

The Market for Dreams: "Lemons" in the Looking Glass

05/02/2011

Michael Fuerst

Finance The Economic Rationale for Lender Liability

05/09/2011

Joseph Johnson and Hernan Awad

Marketing Let's Get Real: Using Option Theory to Value New Product Introductions

05/16/2011

Tim Burch

Finance Short-term Traders, Volatility and Liquidity

 

 

 

Date
Speaker
Department Location Title

09/07/2010

Alok Kumar

Finance Ziff Conf Rm Political Preferences of Equity Analysts, Earnings Forecasts, and Market Prices

09/14/2010

Sandro Andrade

Finance AGB 331 Disagreement and the Integration of Equity and Debt Markets

09/21/2010

Qiang Kang

Finance AGB 532 The Dual Role of Information and Its Effect on Value Premium

09/28/2010

Claudia Townsend

Marketing Ziff Conf Rm

Aesthetics as Impetus to Riskier Decision-Making

10/05/2010

Andrea Heuson

Finance AGB 331 The Impact of the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997 on Housing Turnover and House Prices

10/12/2010

Gennaro Bernile

Finance AGB 331 Merger-related operating synergies: Do they exist?

10/19/2010

Dhananjay Nanda

Accounting Exec Conf Rm - 217 CEO Tenure and Disclosure Policy

10/26/2010

Haresh Gurnani

Management AGB 331 Supply Side Story: Risk, Guarantees, Information and Competition

11/02/2010

Manuel Santos

Economics AGB 331 Currency Speculation

11/09/2010

Elaine Henry

Accounting Exec Conf Rm - 217 The Impact of Earnings-Announcement Narratives on Investor Judgment

11/16/2010**

Rik Sen

HKUST AGB530 Discipline or Disruption? Stakeholder Relationships and the Effect of Takeover Threat

11/23/2010

George Korniotis

Finance AGB 331 The Human Capital that Matters: Expected Returns and the Income of Affluent Households

11/30/2010

Michael Tsiros

Marketing AGB 332 The Averaging Heuristic in Individual Investment Decisions

12/07/2010

Gennaro Bernile

Finance Ziff Conf Rm

Local Ownership and Informational Advantage Away From Firm Headquarters

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