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School of Economics and Finance

Past Reading Groups

DateTimeEventVenue
2 Apr 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mikkel Baggesgaard Mertz (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Labour market consequences of a criminal record"

GC543
17 Nov 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Eugenio Merlano (QMUL - PhD Student)

Title: TBA

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6 Oct 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ezgi Kurt (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Text-based methods: An overview"

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16 Apr 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Rodrigo Gorga Vera (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Citizen monitoring and Politician's Accountability: Evidence from Twitter"

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30 Apr 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Elisa Facchetti (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Exposure to crime and pupils’ outcome: Evidence from London"

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28 May 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Mikkel Baggesgaard Mertz (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Labor Market Consequences of having a Criminal Record"

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30 Oct 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Eugenio Merlano (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Boundary estimation in the regression-discontinuity design: Evidence for a merit- and need-based financial aid program"

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20 Nov 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Alexander Kontoghiorghes (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Taking AIM at Heterogeneous Preferences and the Bequest Motive"

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27 Nov 2019 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Laura Perez Cervera (QMUL - PhD Student)

"E-information is Power? Internet and Allocation of Government Spending"

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11 Dec 2019 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Hanifa Pilvar (QMUL - PhD Student)

"The Health Outcomes of C-section: Evidence from a Large Health Care Program in Iran"

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10 Nov 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Mikkel Baggesgaard Mertz (QMUL - PhD Student)

"DiD, Event Studies etc."

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19 Feb 2020 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Elisa Facchetti (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Two-way fixed effects estimators with heterogenous treatment effects"

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13 Oct 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Giulia Tozzi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Narco-Deforestation: The Environmental Effects of Coca Cultivation"

GC543
20 Oct 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Viola Salvestrini (QMUL - PhD Student)

"From minority to majority: How gender diversity affects the quality of decisions" (joint with Maddalena Ronchi)

GC543
24 Nov 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Laura Perez Cervera (QMUL - PhD Student)

Title: TBA

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3 Nov 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Gabriel Chaves Bosch (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Earnings losses after job displacement"

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8 Dec 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Antonio Jose Leon Fernandez (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Post-Audits Nepotism"

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15 Dec 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Yuting Wang (QMUL - PhD Student)

Title: TBA

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11 Oct 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Konstantinos Gkionis (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Private Information and Price Regulation in the US Credit Card Market" by Scott Nelson

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18 Oct 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Ondrej Honzik (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Benchmarks in Search Markets" by Darrell Duffie, Piotr Dworczak, and Haoxiang Zhu

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25 Oct 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Mina Mirshahi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Decomposing Firm Value" by Federico Belo, Vito Gala, Juliana Salomao and Maria Ana Vitorino

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1 Nov 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 PM

Yanbo Song (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Uncertainty, Time-Varying Fear, and Asset Prices" by Itamar Drechsler

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8 Nov 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Haiqa Ali (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Financial contracting and Organizational Form: Evidence from the Regulation of Trade Credit" by Emily Breza and Andres Liberman

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15 Nov 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Kazuhiro Hiraki (QMUL - PhD Student)

"The Estimation of Option-Implied Measures under the Violation of the Martingale Restriction"

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29 Nov 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Fabio Calonaci (QMUL - PhD Student)

"News Shocks and Asset Prices" by Lorenzo Bretscher, Aytek Malhozov and Andrea Tamoni

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6 Dec 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Dennis Iweze (QMUL - PhD Student)

"A Theory of Debt Maturity: The Long and Short of Debt Overhang" by Douglas W. Diamond and Zhiguo He

GC305
13 Dec 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Ali Ebadi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Does Academic Research Destroy Stock Return Predictability?" by R. David McLean and Jeffrey Pontiff

GC543
22 Nov 2018 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Dennis Iweze and Haiqa Ali (QMUL - PhD Students)

"The Rise of the Equity Lending Market: Implications for Corporate Policies" by Pedro Saffi, Rafael Matta and Murillo Campello

GC543
14 Feb 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Haiqa Ali (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Managers with and without Style: Evidence Using Exogenous Variation" by Charles J. Hadlock, Joshua R. Pierce, and C. Edward Fee

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21 Feb 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Kazuhiro Hiraki (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Margin-based Asset Pricing and Deviations from the Law of One Price" by Nicolae Gârleanu and Lasse Heje Pedersen

GC315
28 Feb 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Dennis Iweze (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Performance-Sensitive Debt" by Gustavo Manso, Bruno Strulovici, and Alexei Tchistyi

GC543
7 Mar 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Ondrej Honzik (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Finding a Good Price in Opaque Over-the-Counter Markets" by Haoxiang Zhu

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14 Mar 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Yanbo Song (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Financial Market Dislocations" by Paolo Pasquariello

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28 Mar 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Ali Ebadi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"The Growth and Limits of Arbitrage: Evidence from Short Interest" by Samuel G. Hanson and Adi Sunderam

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25 Apr 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Mina Mirshahi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Short Selling and the Price Discovery Process" by Juan (Julie) Wu and Ekkehart Boehmer

GC305
9 May 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Dennis Iweze (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Optimal Contracting and Corporate Policies"

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16 May 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Ondrej Honzik (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Trading Fast and Slow: Competition Between Heterogeneous Liquidity Providers in an Order Driven Market"

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11 Apr 2019 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Denys Iliasov (QMUL - MRes Student)

"New Evidence on Measuring Financial Constraints: Moving Beyond the KZ Index" (Charles J. Hadlock and Joshua R. Pierce)

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16 Oct 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Alex Kontoghiorghes (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Does Hedging Affect Firm Value? Evidence from a Natural Experiment" by Gilje and Taillard

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30 Oct 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Haiqa Ali (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Immigration, innovation and wage: a tale of two brain drain events in the UK"

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6 Nov 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Dennis Iweze (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Understanding the Rise in Corporate Cash: Precautionary Savings or Foreign Taxes" by Michael W Faulkender, Kristine W Hankins, Mitchell A Petersen 

GC305
13 Nov 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Mina Mirshahi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"A Model of Monetary Policy and Risk Premia" by Itamar Drechsler, Alexi Savov, and Philipp Schnabl

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20 Nov 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ali Ebadi (QMUL - PhD Student)

Discussion Title: TBA

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27 Nov 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Denys Iliasov (QMUL - PhD Student)

"International Corporate Governance Spillovers: Evidence from Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions" by Rui Albuquerque, Luis Brandão-Marques, Miguel A Ferreira, Pedro Matos.

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4 Dec 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ondrej Honzik (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Need for Speed? Exchange Latency and Liquidity" by Albert Menkveld and Marius Zoican 

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11 Dec 2019 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Yu Bai (QMUL - Visiting PhD Student)

"Comparing Asset Pricing Models" by Barillas and J. Shanken

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12 Feb 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Haiqa Ali (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Employment Protection, Investment, and Firm Growth" by John Bai, Douglas Fairhurst, and Matthew Serfling.

GC305
19 Feb 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Alex Kontoghiorghes (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Taking AIM at the Bequest Motive" by Alex Kontoghiorghes

GC305
26 Feb 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Ali Ebadi (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Why Don’t We Agree? Evidence from a Social Network of Investors" by J. Anthony Cookson and Marina Niessner

GC305
4 Mar 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Ondrej Honzik (QMUL - PhD Student)

"High‐Frequency Trading around Large Institutional Orders" by Vincent van Kervel and Albert J. Menkveld

GC305
11 Mar 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Denys Iliasov (QMUL - PhD Student)

"Corporate Control around the World" by Gur Aminadav, Elias Papaioannou: forthcoming in The Journal of Finance.

GC305
18 Mar 2020 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Mina Mirshahi (QMUL - PhD Student)

Discussion Title: TBA

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