Spring 2018

Student Coordinator: Jiayin Hu

Time and Location: Tuesday 2:00pm - 3:00pm, IAB 1102


  • Feb 6  Yifeng Guo
            "Soft Information, Market Transparency and the Decision to Go Public" (co-authored with Joshua Mitts)
  • Feb 13  Cancelled
  • Feb 20  Joo-Hyung (Grace) Shin
            "Determinants of Stock Market Participation and the Stock"
  • Feb 27  Tuomas Tomunen
           "Catastrophe Bonds and Rare Disaster Models Empirical Tests"
  • Mar 6    Haaris Mateen
            "Network Contagion in Finance"
  • Mar 13  Spring Recess
  • Mar 20  Ou Liu
            "Inequality, Credit Cycle and Household Debt"
  • Mar 27  Ye Zhang
            "Which Start-up Team's Characteristics Affect Early Stage Investors' Funding Decision?"
  • Apr 3  Jiayin Hu
            "Innovative Shadow Banking"
  • Apr 10   Leo Lijun Wang
            "Banks’ Market Power and Monetary Pass-Through" 
  • Apr 17  Xiao Xu
            "Centrality of Asset Pricing Factors"
  • Apr 24    Misaki Matsumura
            "Optimal Monetary Policy in the Presence of Commodity Prices"
  • May 1    Polina Dovman