Inaugural Program for Financial Studies Conference

Finance in a World of Uncertainties
(attendance by registration)
Friday, November 4, 2011, 7:30-10:30 a.m.
Faculty House, 64 Morningside Drive, New York, NY

The Program for Financial Studies would like to thank the Columbia Business School Center Seed Fund and Deutsche Bank for sponsorship of the Inaugural Program for Financial Studies Conference.

Agenda

Time

Event

7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00-9:00 

Opening Remarks
Laurie Simon Hodrick, A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Economics in the Faculty of Business and Founding Director, Program for Financial Studies

Keynote Speaker
Erskine Bowles '69, Co-Chair of the 2010 National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform

9:00-10:30

Panel I: Asset Management in a World of Uncertain Risks
Moderator: Robert Hodrick, Nomura Professor of International Finance

Kent Daniel, Professor of Finance and Economics Douglas R. Jamieson '82, President and Chief Operating Officer, GAMCO Investors, Inc. Ann F. Kaplan '77, Chair, Circle Financial Group M. Suresh Sundaresan, Chase Manhattan Bank Foundation Professor of Financial Institutions

Panel II: Corporate Finance in a World of Uncertain Valuations
Moderator: Laurie Simon Hodrick, A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Economics in the Faculty of Business and Founding Director, Program for Financial Studies

John J. Moon, Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Capital Partners Patricia Moraes '95, Co-Head, Investment Banking, Brazil, J.P. Morgan Prem Parameswaran '95, Managing Director, Deutsche Bank Securities, Inc. Daniel Wolfenzon, Stefan H. Robock Professor of Finance and Economics

Conference Photos

We are pleased to provide the following photographs from the Inaugural Program for Financial Studies Conference.

If you do not see the media viewer above, you can go directly to the Flickr slideshow.

Conference Videos