Finance Seminars

Finance Group

Finance Seminars (PhDBA 239S)

Fall 2016

Updated: September 20, 2016

The seminars are scheduled every Thursday from 11:10 am-12:30 pm in room C210 Cheit Hall. These seminars are free and are open to the public.

Faculty Coordinator, Fall 2016 Seminars:  Professor Annette Vissing-Jorgensen

August 25 Thursday

No Seminar

September 1 Thursday

Andres Liberman (NYU-Stern)
High-Cost Debt and Borrower Reputation: Evidence from the U.K (with V. Pathania and D. Paravisini) (pdf)

September 8 Thursday

Ben Hebert (Stanford)
The Insurance is the Lemon: Failing to Index Contracts (w. Barney Hartman-Glaser) (pdf)

September 15 Thursday

Scott Baker (Northwestern-Kellogg)
Responses to Sales Tax Changes: Who, When and How?

September 22 Thursday

Juliane Begenau (Harvard)
Financial Regulation in a Quantitative Model of the Modern Banking System (w. Tim Landvoigt) (pdf)

September 29 Thursday

Guillaume Roger (University of Sydney)
"Scale effects in dynamic contracting" (w. Santiago Moreno-Bromberg) (pdf)

October 6 Thursday

Asaf Bernstein (Univeristy of Colorado-Boulder)
Household Debt Overhang and Labor Supply

October 13 Thursday

Marco Di Maggio (Harvard)
Topic: TBA

October 20 Thursday

Claire Celerier (University of Toronto)
Catering to Investors through Product Complexity (w. Boris Vallee)

October 27 Thursday

No Seminar

November 2 WEDNESDAY

Joint Stanford-Berkeley Finance Seminar

November 10 Thursday

Anthony Diercks (Federal Reserve Board)
Topic: TBA

November 17 Thursday

Adrien Verdelhan (MIT-Sloan)
Topic: TBA

November 24 Thursday


December 1 Thursday

Jonathan Parker (MIT-Sloan)
Topic: TBA

December 8 Thursday

Jules van Binsbergen (UPenn - Wharton)
Topic: TBA

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