Finance Seminars

Finance Group

Finance Seminars (PhDBA 239S)

Fall 2017

Updated: August 22, 2017

The seminars are scheduled every Thursday from 11:00 am-12:30 pm in room C210 Cheit Hall. These seminars are free and are open to the public.

Faculty Coordinator, Fall 2017 Seminars:  Professor Gustavo Manso

August 31st Thursday

Matthieu Gomez (Princeton) - Asset Prices and Wealth Inequality

Sep 7th Thursday

Itay Goldstein (University of Pennsylvania) - Credit Rating Inflation and Firm's Investments

Sep 14th Thursday

Arpit Gupta (NYU) - Skin or Skim? Inside Investment and Hedge Fund Performance.

Sep 21st Thursday

Will Cong (Chicago Booth) - Insider Investor and Information

Sep 28th Thursday

Jason Roderick Donaldson (Washington University) - Money Runs

Oct 5th Thursday

Amir Yaron (University of Pennsylvania) -Fearing the Feds: How Wall Street Reads Main Street

Oct 12th Thursday

Martin Schneider (Stanford)  - Uncertainty aversion and heterogeneous beliefs in linear models

Oct 19th Thursday

Michael Weber (Chicago Booth) -Monetary Policy through Production Networks: Evidence from the Stock Market

Oct 26th Thursday

Tania Babina (Columbia University) - Destructive Creation at Work: How Financial Distress Spurs Entrepreneurship

Nov 1st Thursday

Joint Stanford-Berkeley

Nov 9th Thursday


Nov 16th Thursday

Matteo Maggiori (Harvard)

Nov 30th Thursday

Ralph Koijen (NYU)

Dec 7th Thursday

Pascal Noel (Harvard) -The Effect of Debt on Default and Consumption: Evidence from Housing Policy in the Great Recession


For more information about the Finance Seminars, please contact Jing Xia at (510) 642-1499 or e-mail her at: