Marshall School of Business

Fall 2017
FBE Finance Seminar Series

The USC Finance and Business Economics Department usually sponsors three seminar series each semester:
Applied Economics Workshop | Finance Seminar Series | Macroeconomics & International Finance Workshop
The joint SPPD/Marshall School Lusk Center for Real Estate also offers a Lusk Research Seminar series and
the FBE Dept. Center for Investment Studies has an occasional Distinguished Speaker Series.

Finance Series seminars are usually held on Fridays from 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. in JFF-236 (Fertitta Hall), unless
otherwise noted below. We no longer provide hardcopies of the papers. If you want a printout, please download and print
the PDF file available by clicking on the paper title.
    parking & seminar map (.pdf)      interactive USC campus map


Rev Date Speaker Title of Paper Room Faculty Host
  Sept. 1 Zhiguo He
  Chicago, Booth
Leverage-Induced Fire Sales and Stock Market Crashes    abstract     Per the author's request, this paper will NOT be posted on our website.   However, you can download a PDF from his website.
JFF-236
Yongxiang Wang
213-740-7650
  Sept. 8 Isaac Hacamo
  Indiana, Kelley
Former Employees and the Recruitment of Talented Managers    co-author: Kristoph Kleiner (Indiana Univ, Kelley School).
JFF-236
Yaron Levi
213-821-4160
  Sept. 15 Mitchell Petersen
  Northwestern, Kellogg
Understanding Precautionary Cash at Home and Abroad    co-authors: Michael Faulkender (Univ. of Maryland) and Kristine Hankins (Univ. of Kentucky).
JFF-236
Arthur Korteweg
213-740-0567
  Sept. 22 Tyler Muir
  UCLA, Anderson
How Credit Cycles across a Financial Crisis     co-author: Arvind Krishnamurthy (Stanford GSB).    seminar: 3:30pm, JFF-233
JFF-233
3:30p
Mete KIlIç
213-821-9899
Dr. Titman's visit is being hosted by the Marshall Institute for Outlier Research in Business (iORB)
Distinguished Visiting Fellow program.
  Sept. 26
TUES.

and

Sept. 29
FRI.
Sheridan Titman
  Univ. of Texas at Austin,
  McCombs School
Tues. 9/26/17: seminar: 1:30pm, ACC-201.
A Dynamic Model of Characteristic-Based Return Predictability     co-author: Aydogan Alti (Univ. of Texas)
This is the FINANCE seminar presentation. It is aimed at faculty & PhD students.

Fri. 9/29/17: seminar: 1:30pm, JFF-LL125.
What Makes Cities Prosper and Their Real Estate Appreciate?    abstract     (sorry - no paper)
This is a PUBLIC seminar presentation.
EVERYONE is wecome!
9/26/17
ACC-201
1:30pm




9/29/17

JFF-LL125
1:30pm
Harry DeAngelo
213-740-6541
  Oct. 5
THURS.
Neng Wang
  Columbia
Liquidity and Risk Management: Coordinating Investment and Compensation Policies
seminar Thursday, 3:30p   joint seminar with FBE Macroeconomics group and Dornsife Economics Dept.
HOH-114
3:30p
Vincenzo Quadrini
213-740-6521
  Oct. 13
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  No seminar - Macro Day!    Program
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  Oct. 20 Terry Odean
  UC Berkeley, Haas
 TBA 
JFF-236
Cary Frydman
213-821-5586
  Oct. 27
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  No seminar - Real Estate Finance Conference
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  Nov. 3 Erik Stafford
  HBS
 TBA 
JFF-236
Marco Giacoletti
213-821-9876
  Nov. 10
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  No seminar - NBER
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  Nov. 17 Zhaogang Song
  Johns Hopkins, Carey
 TBA 
JFF-236
Ben Zhang
213-821-9887
   Nov. 24          - - -  No seminar - Thanksgiving    - - -    - - -
  Dec. 1 Mike Fishman
  Northwestern, Kellogg
 TBA 
JFF-236
Alex Gorbenko
213-740-0516
  Dec. 8          - - -  No seminar - FOM Conference at USC    - - -    - - -

Click on the paper title to download a PDF.  Click on a speaker's name to go to their website, obtain a vita, etc.  To meet with a particular visitor, please contact the Faculty Host listed above. For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or fbe[at]usc.edu .   Parking reservations require a minimum of 2 hours advance notice!
University of Southern California    Finance and Business Economics Department    HOH-231, MC-1422
701 Exposition Blvd, Ste. 231    Los Angeles, CA 90089-1422   213-740-6515    213-740-6650 fax
fbe at usc dot edu    http://www.marshall.usc.edu/FBE

This page last modified: 9/25/2017 by Terry Lichvar, USC FBE Dept.   2017 University of Southern California