Finance Seminar Series - Winter term 2013/2014

The seminar takes place every Tuesday from 4:15 p.m. to - 5:30 p.m. in room "Deutsche Bank" in the House of Finance. Paper download (PDF) will be enabled when available.

Organizer: Holger Kraft

Assistant: Christoph Hambel

We gratefully acknowledge financial support by Alfons und Gertrud Kassel Stiftung and the Center of Excellence "Sustainable Architecture for Finance in Europe" (SAFE).

Former Seminars: 

Summer term 2019Winter term 2018/2019
Summer term 2018Winter term 2017/2018
Summer term 2017Winter term 2016/2017
Summer term 2016Winter term 2015/2016
Summer term 2015Winter term 2014/2015
Summer term 2014Winter term 2013/2014
Summer term 2013Winter term 2012/2013
Summer term 2012Winter term 2011/2012
Summer term 2011Winter term 2010/2011
Summer term 2010Winter term 2009/2010
Summer term 2009Winter term 2008/2009
Summer term 2008Winter term 2007/2008
Summer term 2007Winter term 2006/2007
Summer term 2006Winter term 2005/2006
Summer term 2005

Winter term 2004/2005

1.29.OctAndres AlmazanUniversity of TexasDebt, Labor Markets and the Creation and
Destruction of Firms
Abstract | PDF
2.12.NovDies Academicus
3.19.NovNorman SchürhoffUniversity of Lausanne Dealer Networks: Market Quality in Over-The-Counter MarketsAbstract | PDF
4.26.NovPascal St-AmourUniversity of Lausanne Life Cycle Responses to Health Insurance StatusAbstract | PDF
5.03.DecAlon BravDuke University The Real Effects of Hedge Fund Activism:
Productivity, Asset Allocation, and Industry Concentration
Abstract | PDF
6.10.DecSafe Christmas Party
7.17.DecNikolai RoussanovWharton SchoolCommodity Trade and the Carry Trade:
A Tale of Two Countries
Abstract | PDF
8.14.JanMariassunta GiannettiStockholm School of Economics Mortgage Market Concentration, Foreclosures and House PricesAbstract | PDF
9.21.JanHannes WagnerBocconi UniversityIs The Market for Directors Competitive? New Evidence on Director CompensationAbstract | SSRN
10.28.JanAntonio MeleUniversity of LuganoUncertainty, Information Acquisition and Price Swings in Asset MarketsAbstract | PDF
11.05.FebVicente Cunat
(Wednesday in the BrownBag Seminar)
London School of EconomicsSay Pays! Shareholder Voice and Firm PerformanceAbstract | PDF