LONE STAR FINANCE – VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

September 18th, 2020 – Zoom

The Department of Finance will hold our Lone Star Virtual Conference via Zoom.

Each paper presentation will be 25 minutes; a 15-minute presentation, with 10-minutes for Q&A.

TIMEEVENT
8:50 amIntroductions
SESSION I: ASSET PRICING
9:00 amMeasuring Liquidity Provision by Customers in Corporate Bond Markets
Presenter: Jinming Xue (Southern Methodist University)
9:25 amDigesting FOREXS
Presenter: Virgilio Zurita (Baylor University)
9:50 amMeasuring Measurement Error
Presenter: Aaron Pancost (University of Texas, Austin)
10:15 amAsset Pricing Breakout Session
SESSION II: CORPORATE FINANCE
10:35 amDoes Saving Cause Borrowing?
Presenter: Paolina Medina (Texas A&M University)
11:00 amFounding Team Dynamics
Presenter: Ezgi Ottolenghi (Texas Tech University)
11:25 amManagerial Overcompensation
Presenter: Alejandro Rivera (University of Texas, Dallas)
11:50 amThe Real Effects of Environmental Activist Investing
Presenter: Kunal Sachdeva (Rice University)
12:15 pmCorporate Finance Breakout Session
CONCLUSION

 

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If you have any questions, please contact conference organizers: Xiaoding Liu (xliu@mays.tamu.edu) and Marco Rossi (mrossi@mays.tamu.edu).

 

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Please register for the conference using the above link and follow the instructions to attend this virtual conference. We hope to see you there!