Don’t miss the keynote speeches at next week’s virtual Cavalcade:
Tuesday May 26, 3:45pm RAPS Keynote by Campbell Harvey (Duke), “Tortured Data”
Wednesday May 27, 12pm Cavalcade Keynote by Antoinette Schoar (MIT), “Consumer Financial Protection as Whack-a-mole”
Wednesday May 27, 3:45pm RCFS Keynote: Thomas Philippon (NYU), “Efficient Programs to Support Businesses during Crises”
Thursday May 28, 12pm Keynote by Amir Yaron (Bank of Israel, University of Pennsylvania)
All times are in EDT.
On Monday, May 11 at 12:30 PM EST, Jeremy Stein will join a webinar, co-hosted by the Princeton Bendheim Center for Finance and the Society for Financial Studies, on the COVID-19 credit programs recently implemented by the Federal Reserve and the U.S. Treasury. Stein is a Professor of Economics at Harvard University and a former Governor of the Federal Reserve.
The event will begin with a brief discussion by Markus Brunnermeier, Director of the Princeton Bendheim Center for Finance. Stein will then present. Both Brunnermeier and Stein will take questions from the audience throughout the event.
Preregistration is required.
Registration for the virtual SFS Cavalcade North America 2020 conference is now open on the Cavalcade web site. Registration is free. Please make sure to register using your academic email address. The conference will take place May 25-28, 2020, hosted by the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University. Register by May 20.
RCFS has launched a Twitter account. Follow us @RevOfCorpFin.
We are excited to announce that SFS Cavalcade North America 2020 will take place on Zoom this May. The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University has offered to be our virtual host. We are looking forward to hosting the Cavalcade online. Details for online registration will be posted on the Cavalcade web site as soon as they’re available.
Oxford University Press presents the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Collection, featuring the following papers from RCFS:
Corporate Innovation and Returns by Jan Bena and Lorenzo Garlappi
Lending to Innovative Firms by Sudheer Chava, Vikram Nanda, and Steven Chong Xiao
The featured papers are free to read through the end of June on Oxford University Press’s web site.
The part-time RFS advisory editor position has been filled. We are no longer accepting applications.
“Rethinking the Use of Credit Ratings in Capital Regulations: Evidence From the Insurance Industry” by Kathleen Weiss Hanley and Stanislava Nikolova
The SFS presents our FinTech & Innovation Collection, featuring papers from RAPS, RCFS, and RFS. The featured papers are free to read on Oxford University Press’s web site.