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Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF)

Friday, 27 September, 2019 - 09:00 to Saturday, 28 September, 2019 - 17:00
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A joint finance workshop has been agreed between Cambridge and two partner universities in Switzerland (University of Lausanne (UNIL) and Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

The second Cambridge-Lausanne workshop took place in Lausanne on 27-28 September 2019. 

Details about the first Cambridge-Lausanne workshop can be found here. 











Cambridge Speakers :

  • Tiago, Cavalcanti (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University), Credit Crunch and Consumer Bankruptcy

Discussant: Johan Walden (UNIL)

  • Chryssi Giannitsarou (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University), Foreign Direct Investment as a Determinant of Cross-Country Stock Market Comovement

Discussant: Amit Goyal (UNIL)

  • Andrew Harvey (Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University), Models for Realised Volatility

Discussant: Michael Rockinger (UNIL)

  • Oguzhan Karakas (Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge) Phantom of the Opera: ETFs and Shareholder Voting

Discussant: Rüdiger Fahlenbrach (EPFL)

  • Bart Lambrecht (Cambridge Judge Business School and CERF, University of Cambridge) Liquidation, bailout, and bail-in: Insolvency resolution mechanisms and bank lending

Discussant: Julienne Hugonnier (EPFL)

Lausanne Speakers :

  • Pierre Collin-Dufresne (EPFL), Liquidity, Volume, and Volatility

Discussant : Andrei Kirilenko (Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge)

  • Theo Dimopoulos (UNIL), Self-inflicted debt crises

Discussant : Matthew Elliott (Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge)

Discussant : Chris Rogers (Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge)

  • Erwan Morellec (EPFL), Debt, Innovation, and Growth

Discussant : Adelphe Ekponon (Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge)

  • Boris Nikolov (UNIL), The Sources of Financing Constraints

Discussant: Argyris Tsiaras (Cambridge Judge Business School, University of Cambridge)


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