Seminars

seminar Desmarais Global Finance Research Centre Desautels Management

Unless noted otherwise, all seminars take place from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Samuel
Bronfman Building, 1001 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal, in room 002.  These seminars
are partly sponsored by the  National Bank.

 

2017-2018 Seminars

Date

Speaker                                  

Title 

Sept. 8/17

Patrick Augustin
McGill   

Ambiguity, Volatility, and Credit Risk

Sept. 13/17 (Wednesday)
Time:  1:00-2:00 p.m.
Room:  245 Bronfman Bldg.

Peter Carr
NYU 

Vol, Skew, and Smile Trading

Sept. 22/17
 

Mariassunta Giannetti
SSE

Shock Propagation and Banking Structure  
Oct. 6/17 Carolin Pflueger
UBC

Does Precautionary Savings Drive the Real Interest Rate? Evidence from the Stock Market

Oct. 13/17 Russ Wermers
Maryland 

Costly Information Production, Information Intensity, and Mutual Fund Performance

Oct. 20/17 Christine Parlour
Berkeley 

Making Money:  Commercial Banks, Liquidity Transformation and the Payment System

Nov. 3/17

Lu Zheng
UC Irvine

Market Timing of Hedge Fund Starts

Nov. 10/17 Marcel Rindisbacher
BU
Information and Derivatives
Nov. 17/17 

Lukas Schmid
Duke

Misallocation of Risk-Adjusted Capital Allocation?
Nov. 24/17

Timothy C. Johnson
UIUC

Economic Uncertainty, Aggregate Debt, and the Real Effects of Corporate Finance

Dec. 1/17
Joint HEC-McGill Seminar
 
Matthew Spiegel
Yale

Better Bond Indices and Liquidity Gaming the Rest