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Year 2011


The Division of Banking & Finance frequently organises seminars featuring finance professors from renowned business schools. The talks typically start at 10.30am and end at noon. They usually take place at Executive Seminar Room in Block S3.1 of the Nanyang Business School building. Directions to Nanyang Business School may be found here .For further enquiries, please contact Florence Cher at or call her at (65) 6790 6354.

We also organize Brown Bag Seminars. Click here for our Brown Bag Seminar Series.

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Year 2011
​29 Nov Do the interests of public pension fund and labour union activists align with other shareholders? Evidence from the market for directors
by Dr Diane Del Guercio, University of Oregon
15 Nov The Real Effects of Financial Shocks: Evidence from Exogenoous Changes in Analyst Coverage
by Dr Francois Derrien
​1 Nov Insider Trading Restrictions and Top Executive Compensation
by Dr David J. Denis, University of Pittsburgh
18 Oct​ Topic: To be advised
by Dr Li Jin, Harvard Business School
8 May
Equity Yields
by Dr Ralph Koijen, University of Chicago
11 Oct
Liquidity Shocks and CDS Spreads
by Dr Hong Yan, University of South Carolina
​10 Oct Internal Models
by Dr Michel Dacorogna, SCOR
27 Sep
The Risk-Shifting Hypothesis: Evidence from Subprime Originations
by Dr Evgeny Lyandres, Boston University
13 Sep Are Acquisitions Unique? Evidence of the Pedestrian Nature of Post-Merger Returns
by Dr Michael Schill, University of Virgina
6 Sep CEO Preferences and Acquisitions
by Dr Dirk Jenter, Stanford University​
1 Sep Debt Specialization
by Dr Kai Li, University of British Columbia
24 Feb
Regulatory Supervision and Informed Trading
by Dr David Reeb, Temple University
​11 Aug Employment Protection Laws and Privatization
by Dr William Megginson, University of Oklahoma
16 Jun
Innovative Efficiency and Stock Returns
by Dr David Hirshleifer, University of California, Irvine
​7 Jun Endogenous Liquidity in Credit Derivatives
by Dr Fan Yu, Claremont McKenna College
24 May A Theory of Capital Structure, Price Impact, and Long-run Stock Returns under Heterogeneous Beliefs
by Dr Thomas J Chemmanur, Boston College
​16 May Do Non-Executive Employees have Information? Evidence from Employee Stock Purchase Plans.
by Dr Ilona Babenka, Arizona State University
​13 May The Propensity to Save and Incentives to Reduce Debt
by Dr Yuri Tserlukevich, Arizona State University
​10 May Fee Dispersion and Persistence in the Mutual Fund Industry
by Dr Michael Lemmon, University of Utah
​5 May What Makes Privatization Work? Evidence from a Large-Scale Nationwide Survey of Chinese Firms
by Dr Jie Gan, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
​26 Apr IQ and Stock Market Trading
by Dr Mark Grinblatt, UCLA
21 Apr
Complex Mortgages
by Dr Clemens Sialm, University of Texas at Austin
​6 Apr This Time is the Same: Using the Events of 1998 to Explain Bank Returns During the Financial Crisis
by Dr Ruediger Fahlenbrach, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
8 Mar Board Structure and Monitoring: New Evidence from CEO Turnover
by Mr Lixiong Guo, Vanderbilt University
​14 Feb The Term Structure of Recovery Rates
by Mr Hitesh Doshi, McGill University
11 Feb Time-to-Produce, Inventory, and Asset Prices
by Mr Zhanhui Chen, Texas A&M University
​9 Feb How Does Illiquidity Affect Delegated Portfolio Choice?
by Mr Luis Goncalves-Pinto, University of Southern California
7 Febr Equity Issuance and Returns to Distressed Firms
by Mr James Park, University of Pennsylvania
​ 31 Jan Limits to Arbitrage and Commodity Index Investment: Front-Running the Goldman Roll
by Mr Hitesh Doshi, McGill University
​28 Jan The Role of Activist Hedge Funds in Distressed Firms
by Ms Jongha Lim, Ohio State University
​ 27 Jan Do Foreign Institutions Improve Stock Liquidity?
by Mr Chishen Wei, University of Texas at Austin
​ 25 Jan Does Takeover Activity Cause Managerial ​Discipline? Evidence from International M&A Laws
by Dr Ugur Lel, Federal Reserve Board, Washington, DC
​19 Jan CEO Contract Horizon and Investment
by Ms Moqi Xu, INSEAD
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