Finance Seminar

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

Friday, 12:15 - 13:30
Program (PDF, 105 KB)
Date Speaker Topic
21.09 Simi Kedia
Rutgers University
Primary Market Allocations in Corporate Bonds
28.09 Felix Matthys
ITAM
The Volatility and Uncertainty Disconnect: Optimal Portfolio Choice and Asset Prices
05.10 Joshua White
Vanderbilt University
Trade Secrets Protection and Antitakeover Provisions
Paper (PDF, 373 KB)
12.10 Sydney Ludvigson
New York University
Uncertainty and Business Cycles: Exogenous Impulse or Endogenous Response?
Paper (PDF, 731 KB)
19.10 Elena Carletti
Bocconi University
Banks as Patient Lenders: Evidence from a Tax Reform
Paper (PDF, 1372 KB)
26.10 Pedro Matos
University of Virginia
Multi-Class Shares Around the World: The Role of Institutional Investors
02.11 Kaveh Majlesi
Lund University
Stock Market Returns and Consumption
Paper (PDF, 1480 KB)
09.11 Eliza Wu
University of Sidney
Creditor Control Rights and the Non-Synchronicity of Global Corporate CDS Excess Returns
16.11 Peter Zweifel
University of Zurich
Adopting Solvency III?
Paper (PDF, 247 KB)
23.11 Anna Pavlova
London Business School
The Benchmark Inclusion Subsidy
Paper (PDF, 715 KB)
30.11 Mariassunta Giannetti
Stockholm School of Economics
Liability Structure and Risk-Taking: Evidence from the Money Market Fund Industry
Paper (PDF, 734 KB)
07.12 Pascal Gantenbein
University of Basel
Family Firms, Minority Investor Protection and Firm Performance
14.12 Ye Li
Ohio State University
Tokenomics: Dynamic Adoption and Valuation
Paper (PDF, 559 KB)
21.12 NO SEMINAR  


Details of past seminars can be found here.