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Seminar Presentations

Fall 2014

Date Presenter and Title Time Place
Oct. 22

Ben Chen
University of Memphis
"Bank Competition & Corporate Finance"

11:30
A.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Oct. 8

Tom McInish
University of Memphis
"How to Improve Your Manuscripts and Publish in High Quality Journals"

11:30
A.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Oct. 3

Evgeny Radetskiy, doctoral student
University of Memphis
"Amenity Price Differentials of Gated Communities in Residential Subdivisions"

2:00
P.M.
-
3:30
P.M.
OleMiss

Spring 2014

Date Presenter and Title Time Place
May 2 Gustavo Grullon
Rice University
"Downside Risk and the Design of Executive Incentives"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Apr 25

Pamela Moulton
Cornell School of Hotel Administration
"Speculating on Private Information: Buy the Rumor, Sell the Fact"

10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Apr 11 Robert Korajczyk
Northwestern University
"Price Discovery, Foreign Ownership, and the Rule of Law"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Apr 4 Sugato Chakravarty
Purdue University
"Do Institutions Trade Too Much?"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Apr 1 Bhavik Parikh, doctoral student
"Cross Border Portfolio-Equity Flows, Valuation, and Cost of Capital: The Impact of Double Taxation Treaties"
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Mar 28 Xiaohu Deng, doctoral student
University of Memphis
“Short Sales Constraints and Crash Risk: Evidence from a Quasi-Natural Experiment”
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Mar 21 Pankaj Jain
University of Memphis
"Quote Intensity and Market Quality: Effects of the SEC Naked Access Ban”
2:30
P.M.
-
3:30
P.M.
FCB 369
Feb 7 Gang Hu
Babson College
"Institutional Investors and the Information Production Theory of Stock Splits"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Jan 31 Jianfeng Yu
University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management
"Arbitrage Asymmetry and the Idiosyncratic Volatility Puzzle"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381

Fall 2013

Date Presenter and Title Time Place
Nov 22 Andrey Zagorchev
Rhodes College
“The Impact of Cross-Listing on Corporate Governance: A Test of the Governance Bonding Hypothesis”
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 263
Nov 15 Sandra Mortal
University of Memphis
"Investment and term structure of stock returns"
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Oct 3 Michael Pagano
Villanova University
"What is the relation between systemic risk exposure and sovereign debt?”
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 373

 

Sept 22

Serhat Yildiz
University of Mississippi, Doctoral Student
and
Mohamed Mekhaimer
University of Memphis, Doctoral Student

2:00
P.M.
-
4:00
P.M.

 

FCB 369

Spring 2013

Date Presenter and Title Time Place
May 3 Michael Schill
University of Virginia
Darden School of Business
"Geography and capital:  foreign listings of U.S. railroads during the first era of financial globalization"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Apr 19 Tao Shu
University of Georgia
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Mar 29 Lei Gao
"Firms’ Earnings Smoothing, Corporate Social Responsibilities, and Valuation"
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
 FCB 381
Mar 22 Ahmed Elnahas
University of Memphis, Doctoral Student
"Reverse Splits: Misfortune or Complex Shenanigans"
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Mar 8 Mohamed Mekhaimer
University of Memphis, Doctoral Student
"Powerful Subordinates:  Internal Governance and Stock Market Liquidity"
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
TBA
Feb 28 Alex Butler
Rice University
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 369

Fall 2012

Date Presenter and Title Time Place
Dec 7 Chen Yao
University of Illinois - Urbana Champaign
"Hidden Agendas:  A Study on the Impact of Concealed Orders"
 10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Nov 30 Steve Jordan
University of Memphis
"Scalpel of Hatchet:  Program Trade Regulation"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Nov 9 Marc Lipson
University of Virginia
Darden School of Business
"Financial Distress and Risky Innovation"
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Nov 2 Bhavik Parikh, Univ. of Memphis, Doctoral Student
“Impact of Double Taxation Treaties on Cross Border Portfolio Equity Flows, Valuations, and Cost of Capital”
12:00
P.M.
-
1:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Oct 26 Saumya Prabhat, Indian School of Business
“Do Corporate Political Contributions Enhance Equity Value?”
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Oct 5 Pawan Jain
University of Memphis, Doctoral Student
“Reduced Latency and Market Quality on the Tokyo Stock Exchange”
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381
Sept 28 Mao Ye
Univ. of Illinois – Urbana Champaign “The Externalities of High Frequency Trading”
10:30
A.M.
-
12:00
P.M.
FCB 381

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