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Year 2016


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 2016
​9 Dec      Deregulation and the Cost of Public Debt
by Prof Paul Malatesta, University of Washington​
​30 Nov         International Trade and Propagation of Merger Waves
by Prof Jarrad Harford, University of Washington
25 Nov Good Carry, Bad Carry
by Asst Prof George Panayotov, Hong Univeristy of Science and Technology
24 Nov The Term Structure of CAPM Alphas and Betas
by Wayne Chang (Doctoral Candidate), USC Marshall
22 Nov Belief Dispersion in the Stock Market
by Prof Suleyman Basak, London Business School
15 Nov The Economics of Bank Supervision
by Dr David Lucca, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
14 Nov Cash, Finanical Flexibility, and Product Prices: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in the Airline Industry
by Sehoon Kim (Doctoral Candidate), The Ohio State Univeristy
10 Nov Downward Wage Rigidity and Corporate Investment
by DuckKi Cho (Doctoral Candidate), Arizona State Univeristy
8 Nov
Is There a Risk Premium in the Stock Lending Market? Evidence from Equity Options
by Asst Prof Dmitriy Muravyev, Boston College
7 Nov Household Savings and Mortgage Default
by Hoonsuk Park (Doctoral Candidate), The Ohio State Univeristy
1 Nov Style and Skill: Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds, and Momentum
by Prof Mark Grinblatt, UCLA Anderson School of Management
11 Oct Are Stocks Priced to Yield a Non-Resiliency Premium?
by Prof Lin Peng, City University of New York
4 Oct Negation of Sanctions: The personal effects of Political Contributions
by Xiaoyun Yu, Indiana University
27 Sep Optimal Carbon Abatement in a Stochastic Equilibrium Model with Climate Change
by Prof Eduardo Schwartz, University of California, Los Angeles
13 Sep The Power of Silent Voices: Employee Satisfaction and Acquirer Stock Performance​
by Prof Sea-Jin Chang, NUS
23 Aug Earnings and the Value of Voting Rights
by Asst Prof Oguzhan Karakas, Boston College
16 Aug Sectoral Concentration, Bank Performance and Systemic Risk: Exploring Cross-Country Variation
by Prof Thorsten Beck, Cass Business School, London
20 Jul Investment under Uncertainty and the Value of Real and Financial Flexibility
by Prof Neng Wang, Columbia University
5 Jul Why did Investment-Cash Flow Sensitivity Disappear? International Evidence
by Prof Lilian Ng, York University
1 Jun Swimming Upstream: Struggling Firms in Corrupt Cities
Prof Sheridan Titman, University of Texas at Austin
31 May Value or Growth? The Pricing of Idiosyncratic Cash-Flow Risk with Heterogeneous Beliefs
by Prof Michael Gallmeyer, University of Virginia
20 May Employee-Manager Alliances and Shareholder Returns from Acquisitions
by Prof Ronald Masulis, UNSW
3 May Elephant in the Room: the Impact of Labor Obligations on Credit Risk
by Asst Prof Xiaoji Lin, Ohio State University
5 Apr Breakthroughs, Deadlines, and Self-Reported Progress: Contracting for Multistage Projects
by Asst Prof Brett Green, UC Berkeley
29 Mar Stock Returns Over the FOMC Cycle
by Asst Prof Anna Cieslak, Duke University
22 Mar Portfolio Tax Trading with Carry-Over Losses
by Asst Prof Chunyu Yang, Norwegian Business School
15 Mar A Dynamic Equilibrium Model of ETFs
by Assoc Prof Semyon Malamud,Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
3 Mar Selective Disclosure: The Case of Nikkei Preview Articles
by Prof Yasushi Hamao, Yale School of Management
18 Feb Some Recent Advances on RiskMeasure Based Approach to Optimal Reinsurance
by Prof Ken Seng Tan, University of Waterloo
16 Feb Disagreement Inflation and the Yield Curve
by Asst Prof Philipp Illeditsch, University of Pennsylvania
17 Feb TRACEable or Not: The Effect of post-Trade Transparency in Over-The-Counter Markets
by Ayan Bhattacharya (Doctoral Candidate), Cornell University
11 Feb Portfolio Management Pressure
by Huaizhi Chen (Doctoral Candidate), London School of Economics & Political Science
5 Feb Unemployment and Credit Risk
by Hang Bai (Doctoral Candidate), Ohio State University
3 Feb Distress Risk and Risk Premia: Evidence from the Crude Oil Market
by Carlos Zurita (Doctoral Candidate), University of Houston
2 Feb Investor Behavior and Financial Innovation: Callable Bull/Bear Contracts
by Prof Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, UCLA
29 Jan Equilibrium Asset Prices and Manager's Contracts: An Application to Private Equity Fund
by Byeong-Je An (Doctoral Candidate), Columbia Business School
28 Jan Corporate Saviangs, Investment, and Financing with Aggregate Uncertainty Shocks
by Guojun Chen (Doctoral Candidate), Columbia Business School
26 Jan Optimizing "Optimal Portfolio Choice"
by Jin Yong (Doctoral Candidate), University of Florida
22 Jan       How Costly are External Financing and Agency for Private Firms?
by Xiong Nan (Doctoral Candidate), Carnegie Mellon University
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