Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Tuesday, 28/May/2019
1:30pm
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3:15pm
2.1: Monetary Policy and Credit Markets
Location: Room 101
Chair: Mitchell Berlin, FRB Philadelphia
1.6: Hedge Funds
Location: Room 102
Chair: Burton Hollified, Carnegie Mellon University
1.5: Credit Supply 1
Location: Room 103
Chair: John Sedunov, Villanova University
2.2: Corporate Governance 1
Location: Room 104
Chair: INDRANEEL CHAKRABORTY, University of Miami
2.3: Generating and Interpreting Information
Location: Room 105
Chair: Kristine Hankins, University of Kentucky
1.7: Asset Pricing 1
Location: Room 106
Chair: Noah Stoffman, Indiana University
8.3: PhD session 1
Location: Room 100
Chair: Simon Gervais, Duke University
Discussant: Yufeng Wu, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Merih Sevilir, Indiana University
Discussant: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, Columbia University Graduate School of Business

Product Market Strategy and Corporate Policies

Jakub Hajda

Université de Lausanne

Discussant: Yufeng Wu (University of Illinois)

The Race of Unicorns: A Signaling Story of Private Acquisitions

Xuelin Li

University of Minnesota

Discussant: Merih Sevilir (Indiana University)

Breaking the Feedback Loop: Macroprudential Regulation of Banks' Sovereign Exposures

Jorge Abad

CEMFI

Discussant: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh (Columbia University)

3:15pm
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3:30pm
Coffee Break
3:30pm
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5:45pm
1.1: Fintech 1: Fintech, ICOs and Digital Currencies
Location: Room 101
Chair: Zhiguo He, University of Chicago
5.5: Regulation 1: Bank Regulation and Central Banks
Location: Room 102
Chair: Mark Jeffrey Flannery, University of Florida
1.3: Financial Access and Inclusion
Location: Room 103
Chair: Manuel Adelino, Duke University
1.2: Collateral : Theory and Evidence
Location: Room 104
Chair: Arnoud Boot, university of amsterdam
6.1: Politics, Crime and Economics
Location: Room 105
Chair: alexander dyck, University of Toronto
1.4: Asset Pricing 2
Location: Room 106
Chair: Lorenzo Bretscher, London Business School Finance Department
8.4: PhD session 2
Location: Room 100
Chair: Mariassunta Giannetti, Stockholm School of Economics
Discussant: Chotibhak Jotikasthira, SMU - Cox School of Business
Discussant: Lin Cong, The University of Chicago
Discussant: Daniel Paravisini, London School of Economics

Why Do Institutional Investors Oppose Shareholder Activism? Evidence from Voting in Proxy Contests

Yanran Liu

University of Pittsburgh

Discussant: Chotibhak Jotikasthira (SMU - Cox School of Business)

The Value of Privacy: Evidence from Online Borrowers

Huan Tang

HEC Paris

Discussant: Lin William Cong (University of Chicago)

Women's Inheritance Rights and Entrepreneurship Gender Gap

Lakshmi Naaraayanan

HKUST

Discussant: Daniel Paravisini (London School of Economics)

6:15pm
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8:00pm
Reception, Harbor Ballroom and Lawn (Sponsored by the Journal of Financial Intermediation)

Date: Wednesday, 29/May/2019
7:45am
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8:15am
Continental Breakfast
Location: Conference Room Open Area
8:30am
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10:15am
5.1: Fintech 2: Fintech, Lending and Illiquidity
Location: Room 101
Chair: William Mann, UCLA Anderson School of Management
5.3: Bank Regulation, Supervision and Risk taking
Location: Room 102
Chair: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, Columbia University Graduate School of Business
3.1: Securitization and Liquidity
Location: Room 103
Chair: Christa Bouwman, Texas A&M University
2.6: Corporate Governance 2
Location: Room 104
Chair: Charlie Hadlock, Michigan State Unversity
2.5: Financial and Lending Networks
Location: Room 105
Chair: Uday Rajan, University of Michigan
4.3: Markets, Information and Returns
Location: Room 106
Chair: Adriano Rampini, Duke University
10:15am
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10:30am
Coffee Break
10:30am
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12:15pm
4.5: Innovation 1
Location: Room 101
Chair: Filippo Mezzanotti, Northwestern University
3.6: Venture Capital 1: VCs, Rating Agencies and Investments
Location: Room 102
Chair: Francesca Cornelli, Northwestern, Kellogg School of Management
5.6: Credit Supply 2: Bank Credit Supply Shocks
Location: Room 103
Chair: Janis Skrastins, Washington University in St Louis
4.4: Corporate Governance 3
Location: Room 104
Chair: Anil Shivdasani, University of North Carolina
3.5: Valuation Risk, Systemic Risk and Financial Distress
Location: Room 105
Chair: Yaron Leitner, Washington University
3.3: Financial Constraints
Location: Room 106
Chair: Utpal Bhattacharya, HKUST
12:15pm
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2:00pm
Lunch in the Grand Ballroom - Ross Levine Keynote Speech
2:00pm
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4:15pm
2.7: Mutual Funds
Location: Room 101
Chair: Sugato Bhattacharyya, University of Michigan
4.6: Agency Problems and Contracting
Location: Room 102
Chair: Bruce Carlin, UCLA
7.2: Liquidity 1: Liquidity in Financial markets
Location: Room 103
Chair: Loriana Pelizzon, SAFE Goethe University
3.2: Security Design 1
Location: Room 104
Chair: Giorgia Piacentino, Columbia University
4.2: Bank Deposits, Capital and Decisionmaking
Location: Room 105
Chair: Franco Fiordelisi, University of Rome III
5.2: Asset Pricing 3
Location: Room 106
Chair: Guofu Zhou, Washington University in St. Louis
6:45pm
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10:00pm
Gala Dinner at the Mansion on Forsyth Park (registration required)

Date: Thursday, 30/May/2019
7:45am
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8:15am
Continental Breakfast
Location: Conference Room Open Area
8:30am
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10:15am
7.1: Innovation 2: Promoting Innovation
Location: Room 101
Chair: Rebecca Zarutskie, Federal Reserve Board
8.2: Regulation 3: Competition, Supervision and Bank lending
Location: Room 102
Chair: Paolo Fulghieri, UNC
6.4: Liquidity 2: Liquidity and and Intermediation
Location: Room 103
Chair: Allen N. Berger, University of South Carolina
6.6: Corporate Governance 4
Location: Room 104
Chair: Simon Gervais, Duke University
7.6: Financial Advisors and Investment Consultants
Location: Room 105
Chair: Justin Murfin, CORNELL
7.3: Bond Markets, Public Ownership and the Economy
Location: Room 106
Chair: S Viswanathan, Duke University
10:15am
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10:30am
Coffee Break
10:30am
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12:15pm
7.5: Corporate Culture, Ethics and Social Responsibility
Location: Room 101
Chair: Murillo Campello, Cornell
6.3: Executive Incentives
Location: Room 102
Chair: Vojislav Maksimovic, University of Maryland
4.1: Liquidity 3: Liquidity in Markets and Institutions
Location: Room 103
Chair: Richard Rosen, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
8.5: Monetary Policy
Location: Room 104
Chair: Merih Sevilir, Indiana University
8.6: Information and Learning
Location: Room 105
Chair: Olivier Darmouni, Columbia university
8.1: Dividends, Deposits and Banks
Location: Room 106
Chair: Rodney Ramcharan, marshall school of business, USC
12:15pm
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2:00pm
Lunch in the Grand Ballroom - FIRS Business meeting + JFI Awards
2:00pm
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4:15pm
6.2: Innovation 3: Entrepreneurship
Location: Room 101
Chair: Arthur Korteweg, University of Southern California
3.4: Regulation 4: Bank Regulation and Financial Stability
Location: Room 102
Chair: Gregory F. Udell, Indiana University
2.4: Credit Supply 3: Clogged Arteries in Credit Supply
Location: Room 103
Chair: Amiyatosh Purnanandam, University of Michigan
7.4: Household Leverage
Location: Room 104
Chair: Asaf Bernstein, University of Colorado at Boulder
6.5: Market Trading and Microstructure 1
Location: Room 105
Chair: Giovanni DellÂ’Ariccia, IMF
5.4: Asset Pricing 4
Location: Room 106
Chair: Hengjie Ai, University of Minnesota