Finance Research Seminar


Location: WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) - room D3.0.221 - Welthandelsplatz 1, A-1020 Vienna,

Winter Term 2016

Oct 07              Florian Ederer                    Yale School of Management
Common Ownership, Competition, and Top Management Incentives - paper
Oct 14Anton Korinek John Hopkins University
Financial Innovation for Rent Extraction - paper
Oct 21Andrew WintonCarlson School of Management, Minnesota
Lender Moral Hazard and Reputation in Originate-to-Distribute Markets - paper
Oct 28Giorgia PiacentinoWashington University
Nov 04Laura StarksUniversity of Texas, Austin
Economic Policy Uncertainty, Learning and Incentives: Theory and Evidence on Mutual Funds - paper
Nov 11Li HeWU
Payroll and Financial Leverage - paper
Nov 18Vasso IoannidouLancaster University
Do Central Banks Face a Positive-Profit Constraint?
Nov 25Espen HenriksenBI Norwegian Business School
The Risky Capital of Emerging Markets - paper
Dec 09Oliver Boguth Arizona State University
The Fragility of Organization Capital - paper
Dec 16Tarek HassanChicago Booth
Currency Maipulation - paper
Jan 13Filippo IppolitoPompeu Fabra University
Levered Returns and Capital Structure Imbalances
- paper
Jan 27Quxian ZhangErasmus University Rotterdam
Why Do Distressed Firms Acquire? - paper


Summer Term 2017

Mar 10              Jonathan Berk                     Stanford University, Graduate School of Business
Mutual Funds in Equilibrium - paper
Mar 17Emanuel MönchDeutsche Bundesbank
Reach for Yield in Investment Funds - paper
Mar 24Bo BeckerStockholm School of Economics
Convenant-light Contracts and Creditor Coordination - paper
Mar 31Christian LeuzChicago Booth
Apr 07Christian JulliardLondon School of Economics
An Information-Theoretic Asset Pricing Model - paper
Apr 28Zhiguo HeChicago Booth
May 05Ron KanielUniversity of Rochester
May 12Vincent GlodeWharton Business School
May 19Alexander GümbelToulouse School of Economics
May 26Tobias BergFrankfurt School of Finance and Management
Jun 02Steven OngenaUniversity of Zurich
Jun 09Patrick BoltonColumbia University
Jun 16Adriano RampiniDuke University
Jun 23Paola SapienzaNorthwestern University, Kellog School of Management