Finance Seminar - Fall Term 2015

Organised by the Department of Banking and Finance at the University of Zurich

Friday, 12:15 - 13:30

Program (PDF, 106 KB)

Date Speaker Topic
18.09 Umit Gurun
University of Texas, Dallas
Price of Publicity
25.09 Bill Wilhelm
University of Virginia
Investment-Banking Relationships: 1933-2007
02.10 Farzad Saidi
University of Cambridge
The Informational Value of Patents in Banking Relationships
Special Seminar: 02.10.2015, 16:00 - 17:30, Lecture Room: PLM 103/104
Speaker: Suresh Sundaresan, Columbia University
Paper: Bank Liability Structure
Date Speaker Topic
09.10 Mariana Khapko
University of Toronto
Asset Pricing with Dynamically Inconsistent Agents
16.10 Annette Vissing-Jorgensen
UC Berkeley
Stock Returns over the FOMC Cycle
23.10 Andrea Vedolin
LSE
Policy Announcements in FX Markets
30.10 Dong Lou
LSE
A Tug of War: Overnight Versus Intraday Expected Returns
06.11 Paul Embrechts
ETH Zurich
Model Risk, Solvency and Risk Aggregation
13.11 Fabrizio Zilibotti
UZH
Sovereign Debt and Structural Reforms
Paper
20.11 Rajkamal Iyer
MIT
The Run for Safety: Financial Fragility and Deposit Insurance
27.11 Isabel Schnabel
University of Mainz
Banks‘ Trading after the Lehman Crisis - Flight to Liquidity but no Fire Sales
04.12 Darrell Duffie
Stanford University / EPFL
Size Discovery
Paper
11.12 Gaizka Ormazabal
University of Navarra
Are Directors More Likely to Relinquish Their Riskiest Directorships after the Crisis?
18.12 Antoinette Schoar
MIT
Are Credit Card Issuers Screening for Behavioral Biases


Details of past seminars can be found here.