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Jim and Gail Peyton Finance Seminar Series

Fall 2010 - Spring 2011

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Fall 2010

 

Date/Time

Presenter Paper
August 27
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Lubo Litov, Assistant Professor, The University of Arizona “Contingent Pay Agreements in Mergers & Acquisitions”
September 3
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Joey Engelberg, Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina "Journalists, Rhetoric, and Asset Prices"
September 10
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Sandy Klasa, Associate Professor, The University of Arizona "Debt Maturity and Cash Holdings"
September 17
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Mike Lemmon, Professor, The University of Utah
"The use of asset-backed securitization and capital structure in industrial firms: An empirical investigation"
September 23 (Thursday)
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Long Chen, Associate Professor, Washington University in St. Louis "What Drives Stock Price Movement?"
October 1
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Eric Kelley, Assistant Professor, The University of Arizona 'How Wise Are Crowds? Insights from Retail Orders and Stock Returns"
October 8
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Jordan Neyland, Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Arizona "Wealth Shocks and Executive Compensation: Evidence from CEO Divorce"
October 15
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Amilcar Menichini, Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Arizona "Financial Frictions and Capital Structure Choice:
A Structural Dynamic Estimation
"
November 5
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Peter Ritchken, Professor, Case Western Reserve University "Inflation, Real Rates, Expectations and Risk Premia"
November 19
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Ross Valkanov, Associate Professor, University of California, San Diego "Does the Early Exercise Premium Contain Information
about Future Underlying Returns?
"
December 3
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
D. Scott Lee, Professor, Texas A & M "Are Financial Firms Really More Likely to Fail if the CEO Chairs the Board? Evidence from the Thrift Crisis"

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Spring 2011

 

Date/Time

Presenter Paper
January 14
9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Svenja Maarit Gudell, Ph.D. Candidate, University of Rochester

"Serial CEOs and their Career Concerns"
January 17 (Monday)
9:00 - 10:30 a.m

David Ross, Visiting Professor, New York University "The Information Content of Managers’ Vested Option Holdings for Credit Quality"
January 21
9:00 - 10:30 a.m

Andrew Koch, Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Texas at Austin "Correlated Signals and Career Concerns: Why do Mutual Funds Herd?"
January 25 (Tuesday)
9:00 - 10:30 a.m

Scott H. Cederburg, Ph.D. Candidate, The University of Iowa
"Intertemporal Risk and the Cross Section of Expected
Stock Returns
"
March 4
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Richard Sias, Professor, Washington State University "Why does Financial Strength Forecast Stock Returns?
Evidence from Subsequent Demand by Institutional Investors
"
March 11
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Tyler Henry, Assistant Professor, University of Georgia "Do Equity Short Sellers Anticipate Bond Rating Downgrades?"
March 21 (Monday)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Rohan Williamson, Associate Professor, Georgetown University "Cash stockpiles and investment: Do cash-rich firms use cash in acquisitions?"
March 23 (Wednesday)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Michael Cooper, Professor, University of Utah "Fee dispersion and persistence in the mutual fund industry"
March 28 (Monday)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Charles Hadlock, Professor, Michigan State University "Managers Who Lack Style: Evidence from Exogenous CEO Changes"
April 1
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Christopher J. Neely, Assistant Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
"The Large-Scale Asset Purchases Had Large International Effects"
April 8
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Ayako Yasuda, Assistant Professor, University of California, Davis
"Investment Horizon of the Bond Investor Base and
the Leverage of the Firm
"
April 15
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Bernard Yeung, Professor, National University of Singapore "Monetary and Fiscal Stimuli, Ownership Structure, and China's Housing Market"
April 29
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Tarun Chordia, Professor, Emory University "Buyers Versus Sellers: Who Initiates Trades And When?"
May 5 (Thursday)
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Paul Tetlock, Associate Professor, Columbia University
"Asset Pricing in the Dark: The Cross Section of OTC Stocks"

 

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