Zicklin School of Business  Economics and Finance Seminar   

Spring 2014

All seminars are from 12:45 to 2:15 at VC 10-215.

Date Speaker Affiliation Title
3/5/2014 Charles Jones Columbia  Shorting at close range: a tale of two types
3/12/2014 Simi Kedia Rutgers  Does it matter who owns Moody's?
3/19/2014 David Yermack NYU  Evasive Shareholder Meetings
3/26/2014 Lu Zheng UC Irvine  Home Bias and Local Contagion: Evidence from Funds of Hedge Funds 
4/2/2014 Joel Hasbrouck NYU  High Frequency Quoting: Short-Term Volatility in Bids and Offers
4/9/2014 Clayton Featherstone Wharton  Rank Efficiency: Investigating a Widespread Welfare Criterion
4/23/2014 Elena Asparouhova  Utah  'Lucas' in the Laboratory
4/30/2014 Jay Cai  Drexel  Director tolerance: evidence from directors who have fired CEOs
5/7/2014 Marios Panayides Pittsburgh  Informed Trading Before Corporate Events: Theory and Evidence
5/14/2014 Gideon Saar Cornell  News, influence, and the evolution of prices in financial markets