Location: WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) - Welthandelsplatz 1, A-1020 Vienna, D3.0.221, from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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Summer term 2015

Feb 27           Karin S. ThorburnNorwegian School of Economics
Are stock-financed takeovers opportunistic? - paper
Mar 06Christian WagnerCopenhagen Business School
Does central bank tone move asset prices?
Mar 13Nicola GennaioliBocconi University
Stereotypes - paper
Mar 20Kent SmettersUniversity of Pennsylvania Wharton
A Sharper Ratio: A General Measure for Correctly Ranking Non-Normal Investment Risks - paper
Mar 27Nicolas Petrosky-Nadeau      Carnegie Mellon University
Endogenous Crises and Asset Prices - paper
Apr 10Christopher HennessyLondon Business School
Natural Experiment Policy Evaluation: A Critique - paper
Apr 17Andrey MalenkoMIT Sloan School of Management
Timing Decisions in Organizations: Communication and Authority in a Dynamic Environment - paper
Apr 24Nikolaus HautschUniversity of Vienna
The Hidden Side of the Market: Order Exposure and Liquidity Coordination - paper
May 29Rick GreenCarnegie Mellon University
Advance Refundings of Municipal Bonds - paper
Jun 12Antoinette SchoarMIT Sloan School of Management
Changes in Buyer Composition and the Expansion of Credit during the Boom
Jun 15Ivan ShaliastovichUniversity of Pennsylvania Wharton
Monetary Policy Risks in the Bond Markets and Macroeconomy - paper
Jun 26Nikolai RoussanovUniversity of Pennsylvania Wharton
Fracking, Drilling, and Asset Pricing: Estimating the Economic Benefits of the Shale Revolution - paper
Jul 01
Gyöngyi LoranthUniversity of Vienna
Bank Payout Policy, Performance, and Insider Trading
in the Financial Crisis of 2007-2009 - paper