School of Economics and Finance

Finance

Overview

The finance group’s research covers a wide spectrum of topics including empirical and theoretical asset pricing, empirical and theoretical corporate finance, market microstructure, financial econometrics, organizational economics, and banking. More recently, faculty have worked in topics examining the pricing of volatility risk, FX carry trades, corporate governance and activism, private equity, labor and finance, and law and finance.

Members of the group have published in leading journals including The Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, and Management Science. Faculty members frequently present at international conferences including the annual meetings of the American Finance Association, Western Finance Association, and European Finance Association, plus NBER and CEPR meetings.

Team

Publications

Events

Seminars

External seminars

DateTimeEventVenue
17 Jan 2020 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Magdalena Rola-Janicka (University of Amsterdam)

"The Political Economy of Prudential Regulation [PDF 398KB]"

GC305
20 Jan 2020 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Andrea Passalacqua (Harvard University)

Title: TBA

GC305
21 Jan 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Zafer Kanik (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

"From Lombard Street to Wall Street: Systemic Risk, Rescues, and Stability in Financial Networks [PDF 1,122KB]"

GC305
23 Jan 2020 2:30 PM - 4:15 PM

Pekka Honkanen (HEC Paris)

"Securities Lending and Trading by Active and Passive Funds"

GC305
27 Jan 2020 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Diogo Mendes (Imperial College)

"Financial Constraints and Product Market Decisions: the Role of Production Cycles [PDF 2,250KB]"

GC305
10 Feb 2020 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Anastasia Girshina (Stockholm School of Economics)

"Wealth, Savings, and Returns Over the Life Cycle: The Role of Education [PDF 1,652KB]"

GC305
2 Mar 2020 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Nadya Malenko (Boston College)

"Trading and Shareholder Voting" (joint with Doron Levit and Ernst Maug)

GC305
23 Mar 2020 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Christian Opp (University of Rochester)

Title: TBA

GC305
30 Mar 2020 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Motohiro Yogo (Princeton)

Title: TBA

GC305
4 May 2020 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Andres Liberman (NYU Stern School of Business)

Title: TBA

GC305
18 May 2020 2:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Philippe Mueller (Warwick Business School)

Title: TBA

GC305

Internal seminars

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