Finance Free Lunch 2006-2007

Fall 2006 Schedule

Date Speaker  Subject 
September 7  Michael Johannes  
September 14 Perry Mehrling Monetary Policy Implementation: A Microstructure Approach
September 21 Francisco Perez-Gonzalez  
September 28 Doron Nissim  
October 5 Paul Po-Hsuan Hsu  
October 12 Vikrant Vig  
October 19 Daniel Paravisini  
October 26 Neng Wang  
November 2 Joel Peress  
November 9
(in room 327)
Enrichetta Ravina
November 16 Wei Jiang  Hedge Fund Activism
November 30 Eric Schoenberg (psych.)  
December 7  Martin Cherkes  Closed-end funds


Spring 2007 Schedule

Date Speaker  Subject 
January 11 Andrew Ang  "Taxes on Tax-Exempt Bonds"
January 18 Gur Huberman  
January 25 Frank Edwards "Hedge Funds and Investor Protection Regulation"
February 1 Charles Jones  
February  22 job market candidate  
March 1
(will be from 11:30-12:30)
Chris Mayer  "Liquidity and private information in secondary mortgage markets" joint with Steven Drucker
March 8 No Free Lunch  Spring Break
March 15 Martin Cherkes  "Another Look at Liquidity Premium"
March 22 No Free lunch  
March  29 Mike Chernov The Term Structure of Inflation Forecasts
April 5 Jialin Yu  
April 12 Perry Mehrling  Cash and Carry
April 19 Wei Jiang Payoff Complementarities and Financial Fragility: Evidence from Mutual Fund Outflows
April 26 No free lunch  
May 3 Maria Guadalupe The Flattening Firm: The Effect of Increased Competition in Product Markets