Mar 7            Peter Bossaerts                 - California Institute of Technology
- 'Lucas' In The Laboratory - paper
Mar 14David Scharfstein- Harvard Business School
- Dollar Funding and the Lending Behavior of Global Banks - paper
Mar 21Alexander Ljungqvist- NYU Stern School of Business
- How Constraining Are Limits to Arbitrage? Evidence from a Recent Financial Innovation
- paper
Mar 28Günter Strobl- Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
- Credit Ratings: Strategic Issuer Disclosure and Optimal Screening - paper
Apr 4Toni Whited- University of Rochester - Simon Graduate School of Business
- Collateral, Taxes, and Leverage - paper
Apr 11Ralph Koijen- London Business School
- Shadow Insurance - paper
Apr 16Adlai Fisher- University of British Columbia | Sauder School of Business
- Horizon Effects in Average Returns: The Role of Heterogeneous Information Diffusion
Apr 25Ruediger Fahlenbrach- Swiss Finance Institute | Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
- Why Do Banks Practice Regulatory Arbitrage? Evidence from Usage of Trust Preferred Securities - paper
May 2Pierre-Olivier Weill- UCLA
- The Market for OTC Derivatives - paper
May 9Zacharias Sautner- Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
- The Effect of Managerial Short-Termism on Corporate Investment
May 16Igor Makarov- London School of Economis
- Arbitrage Trading with Marking-to-market and Price Impact
May 23Richard Lowery- University of Texas at Austin | McCombs School of Business
- The costs of closing failed banks: A structural estimation of regulatory incentives. - paper
May 30Malcolm Baker- Harvard Business School
- Do strict capital requirements raise the cost of capital? Banking regulation and the low risk anomaly - paper
Jun 6Peter Feldhütter- London Business School
- The Credit Spread Puzzle - Myth or Reality - paper
Jun 13Florian Heider- European Central Bank
- As Certain as Debt and Taxes: Estimating the Tax Sensitivity of Leverage from State Tax Changes - paper
Jun 27Holger Kraft- Frankfurt University Goethe Business School
- Consumption and Wage Humps in Lifecycle Models - link 1link 2