Finance Seminars

Find workshops on finance that are open to Stanford GSB faculty and PhD students, or request permission to attend.

Finance seminars are held Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., unless otherwise indicated. Stanford GSB faculty may also schedule a session to meet the speaker individually.

Seminars are open to Stanford GSB faculty and PhD students, or by permission.

Spring 2022

Date & Time Speaker Title
Mar 30
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Song Ma
Yale School of Management
The Education-Innovation Gap
Apr 06
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Kairong Xiao
Columbia Business School
joint paper with Guangqian Pan and Zheyao Pan
Apr 13
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Juan Herreño
University of California, San Diego
Apr 20
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Andreas Fuster
Swiss Finance Institute 
joint paper with Matthew Plosser and James Vickery
Apr 27
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Carolyn Stein
Stanford University (SIEPR)
Race to the Bottom: Competition and Quality in Science joint paper with Ryan Hill
May 04
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Jón Steinsson
University of California, Berkeley
Learning About the Long Run joint paper with Leland Farmer and Emi Nakamura
May 11
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Efraim Benmelech
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
Robots and Firm Investment joint paper with Michal Zator
May 18
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Boris Vallée
Harvard Business School
joint paper with Julien Sauvagnat
May 25
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Adrien Verdelhan
MIT Sloan School of Management
 
joint paper with Patrick Adams
Jun 01
11:15am–12:30pm
C106
Jesse Schreger
Columbia Business School
joint paper with Christopher Clayton, Amanda Dos Santos and Jesse Schreger

Winter 2022

Date & Time Speaker Title
Jan 19
11:45am–1:15pm
C102
Bryan Seegmiller
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Valuing Labor Market Power: The Role of Productivity Advantages

Jan 26
11:00am–12:30pm
P107
David Stillerman
Northwestern University
Loan Guarantees and Incentives for Information Acquisition
Feb 09
11:00am–12:30pm
P107
Maddalena Ronchi
Bocconi University
Daddy’s girl: Daughters, managerial decisions, and gender inequality joint paper with Nina Smith
Feb 11
11:45am–1:15pm
M105
Antonio Coppola
Harvard University
In Safe Hands: The Financial and Real Impact of Investor Composition Over the Credit Cycle
Mar 09
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Sophie Calder-Wang
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
joint paper with Paul A. Gompers and Kanyuan (Kevin) Huang
Mar 16
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Dimitri Vayanos
The London School of Economics and Political Science
joint paper with Christopher Polk and Paul Woolley
Mar 18
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Bo Bian
UBC Sauder School of Business

Fall 2021

Date & Time Speaker Title
Sep 22
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Sean Higgins
Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University 
Sep 29
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Pascal Paul
Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 
Evergreening (
Oct 06
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Wenxin Du
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business 
joint paper with Alyssa Anderson and Bernd Schlusche
Oct 13
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Elisabeth Kempf
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
joint paper with Vyacheslav Fos and Margarita Tsoutsoura
Oct 20
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Valentin Haddad
UCLA
Joint paper with Alan Moreira and Tyler Muir
Oct 27
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Brittany Lewis
Indiana University
Nov 03
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Maryam Farboodi
MIT
joint paper with Peter Kondor 
Nov 10
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Andy Atkeson
UCLA
joint paper with Jonathan Heathcote and Fabrizio Perri
Nov 17
11:00am–12:15pm
P107
Matteo Benetton
UC Berkeley
joint paper with Alessandro Gavazza and Paolo Surico
Dec 01
11:00am–12:15pm
E102
Brett Green
Washington University in St. Louis 
Digital Collateral joint paper with Paul Gertler and Catherine Wolfram
Dec 08
11:00am–12:15pm
Zoom
Emily Breza
Department of Economics Harvard University 
Learning to Navigate a New Financial Technology joint paper with Martin Kanz and Leora Klapper

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