Finance Seminars

The Finance Seminar is usually held on Wednesdays from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm , unless otherwise indicated. Should you have any questions please contact our seminar organizers Shai Bernstein and Dirk Jenter

Please select the Meet the Speaker link below (•) to view the current schedule or email Miriam Torres for an appointment (GSB faculty only).

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Winter 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

January 7 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
(•)
January 14 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
(•)
January 28 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
(•)
February 11 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
G102
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February 18 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
G102
(•)
February 25 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
(•)
March 4 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
(•)
March 11 Steven Kaplan
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C105 
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Spring 2015

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

April 2 (•)
April 8 (•)
April 15 (•)
April 22 (•)
April 29 (•)
May 6 (•)
May 13 (•)
May 20 (•)
May 27 (•)
June 3 (•)

Fall  2014

Speaker

Title

Time/Place

Meet the Speaker

September 24 Eric Zwick
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
Do Financial Frictions Amplify Fiscal Policy? Evidence from Business Investment Stimulus 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
October 1 Itay Goldstein
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania 
Good Disclosure, Bad Disclosure 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
October 8 Amit Seru
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
Regional Redistribution through the U.S. Mortgage Market 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
October 15 Wei Jiang 
Columbia Business School  
Out-of-the-Money CEOs: How Do Proxy Contests Affect Insider Option Exercises  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
October 22 Jessica Wachter
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania 
Rare Booms and Disasters in a Multi-Sector Endowment Economy 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•) 
October 29 Joint Seminar with Berkeley (at Berkeley)

Joint Berkeley-Stanford Finance Seminar

 
1:15 – 1:55:  Darrell Duffie (Stanford GSB)
Title: Benchmarks in Search Markets
(joint with Piotr Dworczak and Haoxiang Zhu)
 

1:55 – 2:10:  Break

2:10 – 3:00:  Gustavo Manso (Berkeley Haas)
Title: Experimentation and the Returns to Entrepreneurship 

3:00-3:15:    2nd Break

3:15-4:05:   Ulrike Malmendier (Berkeley Haas)
Title:M&A Negotiations and Lawyer Expertise
(joint with Christel Karsten, Booz & Co; and Zacharias Sautner, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management)

4:05-4:20:    3rd Break

4:20-5:30:   Jonathan Berk (Stanford GSB)
Title: Assessing Asset Pricing Models using Revealed Preference
(with Jules van Binsbergen)
 

1:15 - 5:30 PM
Wells Fargo Room (C420)
UC Berkeley 
November 5 Daniel Paravisini 
London School of Economics  
Comparative Advantage and Specialization in Bank Lending  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
November 12 Neng Wang 
Columbia Business School 
A Theory of Liquidity and Risk Management Based on the Inalienability of Risky Human Capital  11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
November 19 Andrey Malenko 
MIT Sloan Management  
Timing Decisions in Organizations: Communication and Authority in a Dynamic Environment 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
C106 
(•)
December 3 Manuel Adelino
Duke University Fuqua School of Business  
Firm Age, Investment Opportunities, and Job Creation 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
E259
(•)
December 10 Ulrike Malmendier
University of California, Berkeley 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Internal Seminar