WFA-CFAR Conference

Schedule of Events for WFA CFAR

EventLocationStart Date/TimeEnd Date/TimeDetails
Thursday - Welcome ReceptionKnight Center Pub11/9/2017 5:00 PM11/9/2017 7:00 PM<p>Please join us in the Knight Center pub for a welcome reception.</p>
Friday SessionsBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 8:00 AM11/10/2017 8:30 PM<p>ALL SESSIONS WILL BE HELD IN BAUER HALL, ROOM 230</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Continental BreakfastFrick Forum11/10/2017 8:00 AM11/10/2017 8:30 AM<p>Please join us for breakfast in Frick Forum outside Bauer Hall 230</p>
Session 1: Failing Banks and Long-Term Effects of Bauer Hall 23011/10/2017 8:30 AM11/10/2017 9:50 AM<p><strong>Session Chair: Christa Bouwman, Texas A &amp; M</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Deposit Inflows and Outflows in Failing Banks: The Role of Deposit Insurance&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Christopher Martin (FDIC), Manju Puri (Duke University), &amp;&nbsp;<strong>Alexander Ufier (FDIC)</strong></p> <p><em>Discussant: Mark Egan, Harvard Business School</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Pockets of Poverty: The Long-Term Effect of Redlining&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Ian Appel (Boston College), &amp; <strong>Jordan Nickerson (Boston College)</strong></p> <p><em>Discussant: Francesco D&#39;Acunto, Univeristy of Maryland</em></p>
BREAKBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 9:50 AM11/10/2017 10:20 AM<p>BREAK</p>
Session 2: Private InformationBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 10:20 AM11/10/2017 11:40 AM<p><strong>Session Chair: Anil Shivdasani, University of North Carolina</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;The Information Content of Dividends: Safe Profits, Not Higher Profits&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Roni Michealy (Cornell University), <strong>Stefano Rossi (Bocconi)</strong> , &amp; Michael Weber (Chicago Booth)</p> <p><em>Discussant: Praveen Kumar, Univeristy of Houston</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Trading&quot; Political Favors: Evidence from the Impact of the Stock Act&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Ruidi Huang (Univeristy of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign) &amp;<strong>&nbsp;Yuhai Xuan (University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign)</strong></p> <p><em>Discussant: Stefan Zeume, University of Michigan</em></p>
LUNCHAnheuser Busch Dining Room - Knight Center11/10/2017 11:45 AM11/10/2017 12:45 PM<p>LUNCH</p>
Panel Session - "Lessons from the Past: Using HistBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 12:45 PM11/10/2017 1:45 PM<p><strong>Charles Calomiris (Columbia Business School)</strong></p> <p><strong>&nbsp;Efraim Benmelech (Northwestern University)&nbsp;</strong></p>
BREAKBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 1:45 PM11/10/2017 2:15 PM<p>BREAK</p>
Session 3: Using Historical Data in FinanceBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 2:15 PM11/10/2017 3:35 PM<p><strong>Session Chair: Efraim Benmelech, Northwestern University</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Friends During Hard Times: Evidence from the Great Depression&quot;</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Tania Babina (Columbia Business School)</strong>, Diego Garcia (University of Colorado), &amp; Geoffrey A. Tate (University of North Carolina)</p> <p><em>Discussant: Lauren Cohen, Harvard Business School</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;For Richer, For Poorer: Bankers&#39; Skin-in-the-game and Risk Taking in New England&quot;</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Peter Koudijs (Stanford Univeristy)</strong>, &amp; Laura Salisbury (York University)</p> <p><em>Discussant: David Yermack, New York University</em></p>
BREAKBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 3:35 PM11/10/2017 4:05 PM<p>BREAK</p>
Short Presentation of Early IdeasBauer Hall 23011/10/2017 4:05 PM11/10/2017 5:00 PM<p>Early Ideas Presentations</p>
Meet in Knight Hall Atrium - Walk to Whittemore HoKnight Hall Atrium11/10/2017 5:50 PM11/10/2017 6:00 PM<p>Gather in Knight Hall Atrium to walk to Whittemore House for cocktails and dinner</p>
Cocktails and PhD Poster SessionWhittemore House11/10/2017 6:00 PM11/10/2017 7:00 PM<p style="text-align:center">PhD Poster Session Presentations</p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Jacelly Cespedes</strong>, <em>University of Texas at Austin</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Brian Chen</strong>, <em>Harvard University</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Daniel Green</strong>, <em>MIT</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Deeksha Gupta</strong>, <em>University of Pennsylvania</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Jayoung Nam</strong>, <em>Indiana University</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Zoi Melina Papoutsi</strong>, <em>Columbia University</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Yang Song</strong>, <em>Stanford University</em></p> <p style="text-align:center"><strong>Jun Yang</strong>, <em>Boston College</em></p>
DinnerWhittemore House11/10/2017 7:00 PM11/10/2017 8:30 PM<p>Dinner</p>
Saturday SessionsKnight Center 21011/11/2017 8:00 AM11/11/2017 12:45 PM<p>ALL SESSIONS WILL BE HELD IN KNIGHT CENTER 210</p>
Continental BreakfastKnight Center11/11/2017 8:00 AM11/11/2017 8:30 AM<p>Please join us for breakfast in the Knight Center Break Area 2nd Floor</p>
Session 4: Financial Restructuring and Credit ContKnight Center 21011/11/2017 8:30 AM11/11/2017 9:50 AM<p><strong>Session Chair: Carola Frydman, Northwestern University</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Financial Restructuring and Resolution of Banks&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Jean Edouard Colliard (HEC Paris) &amp;<strong> Denis Gromb (HEC Paris)</strong></p> <p><em>Discussant: Lucy White, Boston University</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Credit, Labor, and Political Unrest: Evidence from 1930s China&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Fabio Braggion (Tilburg University),&nbsp;<strong>Alberto Manconi (Bocconi University)</strong>, &amp; Haikun Zhu (Tilburg University)</p> <p><em>Discussant: Paige Ouimet, University of North Carolina</em></p>
BREAKKnight Center11/11/2017 9:50 AM11/11/2017 10:20 AM<p>BREAK</p>
Session 5: Reputation and Control RightsKnight Center 21011/11/2017 10:20 AM11/11/2017 11:40 AM<p><strong>Session Chair:&nbsp;Merih Sevilir, Indiana University</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;The Limits of Reputation&quot;</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Rich Mathews (University of Maryland)</strong>&nbsp;&amp; Naveen Khanna (Michigan State University)</p> <p><em>Discussant: Filipe Varas, Duke University</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href=""><strong>&quot;Concentration and Control Rights in Leveraged Loan Syndicates&quot;</strong></a></p> <p>Mitchell Berlin (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia), <strong>Greg Nini (Drexel University)</strong>, &amp; Edison Yu (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia)</p> <p><em>Discussant: Clemens Otto, HEC</em></p>
LUNCHAnheuser Busch Dining Room - Knight Center11/11/2017 11:45 AM11/11/2017 12:45 PM<p>LUNCH&nbsp;</p>
AdjournAnheuser Busch Dining Room - Knight Center11/11/2017 12:45 PM11/11/2017 12:45 PM<p>Adjourn</p>