“Rethinking the Use of Credit Ratings in Capital Regulations: Evidence From the Insurance Industry” by Kathleen Weiss Hanley and Stanislava Nikolova
The CSEF-RCFS Conference on Finance, Labor, and Inequality, which was to take place in June 2020, has been postponed to a date in 2021 to be decided later.
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.
“Information Bias in the Proxy Advisory Market” by Shichao Ma and Yan Xiong
The RCFS dual submission decisions for the 9th MoFiR Workshop on Banking have been sent. If you submitted your paper as a dual submission to RCFS and did not receive your decision email, please contact us.
The RAPS and RCFS dual submission decisions for SFS Cavalcade North America 2020 have been sent. If you submitted your paper as a dual submission to RAPS or RCFS and did not receive your decision email, please contact us.
A part-time RFS advisory editor position is available for the next academic year, beginning in August 2020. We’re looking for an advanced finance or economics PhD student or a recent post-doc to provide editorial support in the review process. The position requires about 10 hours per week and a minimum commitment of one year; extension for another year is possible. Salary is competitive. The application deadline is May 8, but the position will only remain open until filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, graduate course work, any working papers, and three letters of recommendation to Jan Sokolowsky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Hard Marriage with Heavy Burdens: Organized Labor as Takeover Deterrents” by Xuan Tian and Wenyu Wang
“Banks’ Non-interest Income and Systemic Risk” by Markus K. Brunnermeier,
Gang Dong, and Darius Palia
“How Do Executives Exercise Their Stock Options?” by Daniel Klein and
“Tournament Incentives and Acquisition Performance” by Iftekhar Hasan, Marco Navone, Thomas To, and Eliza Wu