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Cambridge - Corporate Finance Theory Symposium September 2015

For the second year, CERF is organising a Corporate Finance Theory Symposium.The symposium consists of nine high quality papers in the broad area of corporate finance theory.



Cambridge – Corporate Finance Theory Symposium

18th-19th September 2015

Keynote speaker: Bruno Biais, University of Toulouse

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Programme (Full programme in PDF)


Andrey Malenko, MIT Sloan School of Management, Timing decisions in organizations: Communication and authority in a dynamic environment

Discussant: Ricardo Alonso, LSE

Paolo Fulghieri, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Uncertainty Aversion and Systemic Risk

Discussant : Jayant Ganguli, University of Essex

Ilona Babenko, W.P. Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Information acquisition and corporate debt illiquidity

Discussant: Hongda Zhong, Carlson School of Management

James Dow, London Business School, The paradox of financial fire sales and the role of arbitrage capital

Discussant: John C.F. Kuong, INSEAD

Konstantinos E. Zachariadis, London School of Economics, Multi-Asset Noisy Rational Expectations Equilibrium with Contingent Claims

Discussant: Bradyn Breon-Drish, Stanford Graduate School of Business

Roberto Steri, University of Lausanne, Dynamic Corporate Liquidity

Discussant: Andrea Gamba, WBS

Sebastian Gryglewicz, Erasmus School of Economics, Corporate Policies with Temporary and Permanent Shocks

Discussant: Grzegorz Pawlina, Lancaster University Management School

Snehal Banerjee, University of California, San Diego, When transparency improves, must prices reflect fundamentals better?

Discussant: Gunter Strobl, Frankfurt School of Finance and Management

Vyacheslav Fos, Carroll School of Management, Boston College, Governance through Threats of Intervention and Exit

Discussant: Giorgia Piacentino, Washington University in St. Louis

Conference Organizers: Amil Dasgupta (London School of Economics, CEPR and ECGI) and Bart Lambrecht (CERF, Cambridge Judge Business School and CEPR)

Programme Committee: Mike Burkart (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR), Alex Edmans (London Business School), Christopher Hennessy (London Business School and CEPR), Andrey Malenko (MIT Sloan School of Management), Pierre Mella-Barral (EDHEC Business School), Erwan Morellec  (Swiss Finance Institute and CEPR), Grzegorz Pawlina (Lancaster University Management School), Joel Shapiro (Saïd Business School and CEPR), Avanidhar Subrahmanyam (UCLA), Neng Wang (Columbia Business School)

Sponsor: Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF)

Organized in collaboration with CEPR

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