Marshall School of Business

Spring 2010     - CONCLUDED
FBE Finance Seminar Series

The USC Finance and Business Economics Department sponsors three seminar series each semester.
Applied Economics Workshop | Finance Seminar Series | Macroeconomics and International Finance Workshop
The joint SPPD/Marshall School Lusk Center for Real Estate also offers a Real Estate 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 the room
specified belowWe 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.
Thank you.
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Rev Date Presenter Title of Paper Room Faculty Host
Faculty Recruiting Seminars
    - - -        - - -
  Feb. 26          - - - No seminar.     - - -        - - -
  Mar. 5 Andrea Eisfeldt
  Kellogg, Northwestern
CEO Turnover in a Competitive Assignment Framework   (with Camelia M. Kuhnen, Kellogg, Northwestern) Joint with FBE Macroecon & Int'l Fin Workshop.  Sem: 10:30am JKP-202
S. Tuzel
  Mar. 11
Markus Brunnermeier
  Princeton Econ
A Macroeconomic Model with a Financial Sector (with Yuliy Sannikov, Princeton Econ)  Seminar: 11:00 am JKP-212
M. Westerfield
  Mar. 12 William Goetzmann
New Evidence on the First Financial Bubble (with Rik G. P. Frehen, Tilburg University, and K. Geert Rouwenhorst, Yale University)   presentation slides (.ppt) HOH-304 P. Matos
  Mar. 19          - - - No seminar - Spring Break     - - -        - - -
  Mar. 26 Victoria Ivashina
Institutional Demand Pressure and the Cost of Corporate Loans (with Zheng Sun, UC Irvine) JKP-202 P. Matos
  Apr. 2 Robert Marquez
  Boston Univ.
The Economics of Club Bidding in Private Equity
(with Rajdeep Singh, University of Minnesota)
JKP-202 P. Matos
  Apr. 9 Vikrant Vig
  London Business School
Securitization and Distressed Loan Renegotiation: Evidence from Subprime Crisis    (Abstract)   Per the presenter's request, this paper will not be posted. Please send a request to Terry Lichvar if you desire a PDF via email.  Hardcopies will also be available in BRI-308 and at the seminar. JKP-202 A. Stathopoulos
  April 14
Bernard Yeung
  National University of Singapore

Banking System Control, Capital Allocation, and Economy Performance (with Randall Morck, University of Alberta, and M. Deniz Yavuz, Washington Univ. in St. Louis)   presentation slides (.ppt)   Joint with MOR Dept.,    Sem: 11:30 am

11:30am - 1:00pm

D. Joines

  Apr. 15
Joost Driessen
  Tilburg University
A New Method to Estimate Risk and Return of Non-Traded Assets from Cash Cows: The Case of Private Equity Funds (with Tse-Chun Lin, University of Hong Kong, and Ludovic Phalippou, University of Amsterdam)  Seminar: 11:00 am JKP-212
11:00am - 12:30pm
P. Matos
  Apr. 23 Francisco Pérez-González
Do CEOs Matter?
(with Morten Bennedsen, INSEAD, and Daniel Wolfenzon Columbia University)
JKP-202 P. Matos
  Apr. 30

Website  or  PDF
USC-UCLA Finance Day at UCLA
Parking: Lot 5, Level 3. Tell the attendant you are there for "Finance Day" reservation# 307899.   Papers are available from the website.
For more information, contact Hanno Lustig at UCLA or Pedro Matos at USC (phone and email links --->).


Entrepreneurs Hall, room C-301

P. Matos

H. Lustig

  May 3
Larry Harris
  USC FBE Dept.
Equity Trading in the 21st Century   (with James J. Angel, Georgetown University, and Chester S. Spatt, Carnegie Mellon University) JKP-202
L. Harris
  May 6
Yasushi Hamao
  USC FBE Dept.
Foreign Investor Activism in Japan: The First 10 Years   (with Kenji Kutsuna, Kobe University, and Pedro Matos, USC FBE) JKP-202
Y. Hamao

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 contact the FBE faculty host listed in the right hand column. For free parking, contact the FBE Dept. at (213) 740-6515 or   Parking reservations require at least 24 hours advance notice!
University of Southern California  ·  Finance and Business Economics Department  ·  BRI-308, MC-0804
3670 Trousdale Parkway, Ste. 308  ·  Los Angeles, CA 90089-0804 ·  213-740-6515  ·  213-740-6650 fax  ·

This page last modified: 5/25/10 by Terry Lichvar, Program Administrator, USC FBE Dept.   ©2003-2010 University of Southern California