seminar Desmarais Global Finance Research Centre Desautels Management

Unless noted otherwise, all seminars take place from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon in the Samuel
Bronfman Building, 1001 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal, in room 360.  These seminars
are partly sponsored by the National Bank.

2018-2019 Seminars




Sept. 7/18

Magnus Dahlquist

The Missing Risk Premium in Exchange Rates
Sept. 14/18

Colin Ward
U Minnesota

Agency in Intangibles
Sept. 25/18 (Tuesday)
12:00-1:30 p.m.
Room 310 Samuel Bronfman Bld.

Hugues Langlois

Measuring Skewness Premia
Sept. 28/18

Lu Zhang
Ohio State

Oct. 5/18

Scott Joslin

What Do Auditors' Opinions Tell Us About Long-Term Macroeconomic Activity?
Oct. 12/18

Stefano Giglio

Hedging Macroeconomic and Financial Uncertainty and Volatility
Oct. 19/18

Max Croce

Volatility Risk Pass-Through
Oct. 26/18

Hanno Lustig

Foreign Safe Asset Demand and the Dollar Exchange Rate
Nov. 2/18

Jason Donaldson

Conflicting Priorities:  A Theory of Covenants and Collateral
Nov. 9/18

Dmitry Orlov

The Design of Macroprudential Stress Tests
Nov. 16/18
Joint McGill-HEC Seminar

Jonathan Berk

Regulation of Charlatans in High-Skill Professions
Nov. 23/18

Michael Stutzer
U Colorado

Persistence of Averages in Markov Switching Models:
A Large Deviations Approach 
Nov. 30/18

Dominik Roesch

Asset Pricing:  A Tale of Night and Day
Mar. 22/19

Pablo Slutzky
U Maryland

Drug Money and Bank Lending:  The Unintended Consequences of Anti-Money Laundering Policies

Mar. 29/19
HEC-McGill joint Seminar
Seminar at HEC

Michelle Lowry
Drexel U

Investors' Attention to Corporate Governance
Apr. 1/19
10:00-11:30 am
Room 410

Jean-Charles Rochet
U Geneva

A New Approach to Sovereign Default
Apr. 3/19
10:00-11:30 am
Room 410

Jean-Charles Rochet
U Geneva

Bank Restructuring Without Government Intervention
Apr. 4/19
10:00-11:30 am
Armstrong Bldg. Room 265
3420 McTavish Street

Jean-Charles Rochet
U Geneva

Bankers Bonuses:  Incentives or Risk Sharing?
Apr. 5/19

Paul Schultz
Notre Dame

Informed Trading of Options, Option Expiration Risk, and Stock Return Predictability
Apr. 12/19

Julien Sauvagnat
Bocconi U

Employment Effects of Alleviating Financing Frictions:  Worker-level Evidence from a Loan Guarantee Program