Fall 2022 - External Seminar Series

Date speaker
September 7 Xiaoyun Yu
Indiana University and SAIF
September 9 Paige Ouimet
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
September 23 Luigi Zingales
University of Chicago
October 7 Michael S. Weisbach
Ohio State University
October 14 Joan Farre-Mensa
University of Illinois Chicago
October 28 Jaroslav Borovicka
New York University
November 11 Uday Rajan
University of Michigan
November 18 Tyler Jensen
Iowa State University
December 2 Jeremy Stein
Harvard University
December 9 Yufeng Wu
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Fall 2022 - Internal Seminar Series

Date Speaker
August 26 Brooke Wang
September 2 Jasmine Shu
September 16 Hyunbok Wee
September 30 Joseph Arthur
October 12 Jasmine Shu
October 26 Cameron Ellis
November 2 Jiajie Xu
November 16 Umang Khetan


Spring 2022

Date Speaker
January 28
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Soohun Kim, KAIST (virtual)
Capital Allocation and the Market for Mutual Funds: Inspecting the Mechanism
February 11
10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Martijn Boons, Tilburg (virtual)
Dynamic Asset (Mis)Pricing: Build-up versus Resolution Anomalies
February 18
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Petra Sinagl, Iowa
Each Time, It is Really Different: Heterogeneous Crises and Asset Prices
March 4
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tor-Erik Bakke, UIC
The Impact of a Principles-Based Approach to Director Gender Diversity Policy
March 11
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Xiaoyan Zhang, Tshinghua (virtual)
When Do Informed Short Sellers Trade? Evidence from Intraday Data and Implications for Informed Trading Models
March 25
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tim McQuade, UC Berkeley
The Contribution of High-skilled Immigrants to Innovation in the United States
April 1
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mariassunta Gianetti, Stockholm School of Economics (virtual)
Supply Chain Risk: Changes in Supplier Composition and Vertical Integration
April 15
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
George Jiang, Washington State
High Beta Stock Valuation around Macroeconomic Announcements
April 22
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Ravi Bansal, Duke (virtual)
Identifying preference for early resolution from asset prices
April 29
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
James Weston, Rice
May 6
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Art Durnev, Iowa

Fall 2021

Date Speaker
August 27 Tingting Liu, Iowa State University
Neglected Peers in Merger Valuations
September 10 Tetyana Balyuk, Emory University
Small Bank Financing and Funding Hesitancy in a Crisis: Evidence from the Paycheck Protection Program
September 17 Gerard Hoberg, University of Southern California
Scope, Scale, and Competition: the 21th Century Firm
September 24 Jaewoo Kim, University of Oregon
Do Managers Voluntarily Disclose to Guide Themselves Through Policy Uncertainty? A Managerial Learning Perspective
October 8 Umang Khetan, University of Iowa
Price Discovery in Over-the-counter Markets: Evidence from Foreign Exchange
October 15 Robert Owen, University of Iowa
Rethinking the Foundations of Economics and Finance
October 29 Dacheng Xiu, University of Chicago
Re-Imag(in)ing Price Trends
November 12 Art Durnev, University of Iowa
Disasterification of Corporate Finance
November 19 Michael O'Doherty, University of Missouri
The Long Horizon Returns of Stocks, Bonds, and Bills: Evidence from a Broad Sample of Developed Markets
December 3 Jasmine Shu, University of Iowa
The Wall and Wall Street
Joseph Arthur, University of Iowa
The Value Relevance of Impact Ratios
December 10 Sepehr Roudini, University of Iowa
Policy Enforcement, Partisanship, and Corporate Performance

Spring 2021

Date Speaker
March 5 Chris Penney, University of Iowa
Does Tail Risk Explain the Hidden Risk of Zero-R2 Hedge Funds?
March 12 Isaac Hacamo, Indiana University
Interest Rates and the Distribution of Housing Wealth
March 19 Kewei Hou, Ohio State University
Security Analysis: An Investment Perspective
March 26 Marcin Kacperczyk, Imperial  College
Signaling through Carbon Disclosure
April 2 Tengjia Shu, University of Iowa
Identifying Signals of the Cross Section of Stock Returns
April 9 Chris Odinet, Collegge of Law, University of Iowa
Predatory Fintech and the Politics of Banking
April 16 Laurent Barras, McGill University
Hedge Fund Performance under Misspecified Models
April 23 Hyunbok Wee, University of Iowa
Estimating Nonlinear Investment-q Relation in the Presence of Measurement Error
May 7 Phillipp Illeditsch, Texas A&M
Demand Disagreement