2017 Lecture
2017 Rajan Lecture in Finance

2016 Lecture
2016 Stein Lecture in Finance

2015 Lecture
2015 Ben Bernanke Lecture in Finance

2014 Lecture
2014 Schleifer Lecture in Finance

2013 Lecture
2013 Schiller Lecture in Finance

2012 Lecture
2012 Engle Lecture in Finance

2011 Lecture
2011 Lecture in Finance Robert Merton

2010 Lecture
2016 Lars Hansen Lecture in Finance

Meetings are held on Tuesdays in Room JRRB – Room 108 (Lounge)
Lunch will be served @ 12:00 p.m. prior to the talk;   Presentation will be from 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

18sep12:00 pm1:15 pmDonghwa ShinWhy did complex retail financial products become so popular? - Evidence from big data analysisEvent:Student Research Workshop

25sep12:00 pm1:15 pmTerry MoonCapital Gains Tax and Real Corporate InvestmentEvent:Student Research Workshop

02oct12:00 pm1:15 pmChristian WolfEvent:Student Research Workshop

09oct12:00 pm1:15 pmJulia FonsecaEvent:Student Research Workshop

16oct12:00 pm1:15 pmFernando LopezEvent:Student Research Workshop

23oct12:00 pm1:15 pmYann KobyEvent:Student Research Workshop

06nov12:00 pm1:15 pmMichael DobrewEvent:Student Research Workshop

13nov12:00 pm1:15 pmSimon SchmicklerEvent:Student Research Workshop

27nov12:00 pm1:15 pmSebastian MerkelEvent:Student Research Workshop

04dec12:00 pm1:15 pmFederico HuneeusEvent:Student Research Workshop

11dec12:00 pm1:15 pmYifan YuEvent:Student Research Workshop


01may12:00 pm1:15 pmChristian WolfMonetary Policy and the Banking System Event:Student Research Workshop

24apr12:00 pm1:15 pmZhiguo HeDecentralized Mining in Centralized PoolsEvent:Student Research Workshop

17apr12:00 pm1:15 pmDonghwa ShinWhy did complex retail financial products become so popular? - Evidence from big data analysisEvent:Student Research Workshop

10apr12:00 pm1:15 pmCaio IbsenNonparametric Assessment of Hedge Fund PerformanceEvent:Student Research Workshop

03apr12:00 pm1:15 pmFernando MendoA macroeconomic model of financial instabilityEvent:Student Research Workshop

27mar12:00 pm1:15 pmPaul HoEfficient Bubbles?Event:Student Research Workshop

13mar12:00 pm1:15 pmGiorgia BarboniCultural Proximity and Relationship Lending: Complements or Substitutes?Event:Student Research Workshop

06mar12:00 pm1:15 pmYann KobyThe Reversal Interest Rate (in General Equilibrium!)Event:Student Research Workshop

27feb12:00 pm1:15 pmJoseph AbadiBlockchain EconomicsEvent:Student Research Workshop

20feb12:00 pm1:15 pmNicola LimodioDeposit Volatility, Liquidity and Long-Term Investment: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in PakistanEvent:Student Research Workshop

13feb12:00 pm1:15 pmMaryam FarboodiNeglected Information: What is in the Shape of Return Distribution?Event:Student Research Workshop

06feb12:00 pm1:15 pmLin Peng Investor Attention: Endogenous Allocations, Clientele Effects, and Asset Pricing ImplicationsEvent:Student Research Workshop

12dec12:00 pm1:00 pmYifan YuThe impact of risk based capital regulation in the insurance industry on corporate bond marketEvent:Student Research Workshop

05dec12:00 pm1:00 pmDonghwa ShinWhy did complex structured financial products become so popular?Event:Student Research Workshop

28nov12:00 pm1:00 pmGiulia BrancaccioLearning by Trading: the case of the US market for municipal bondsEvent:Student Research Workshop

21nov12:00 pm1:00 pmChristian WolfInstrumental Variable Identification of Dynamic Variance DecompositionsEvent:Student Research Workshop

14nov12:00 pm1:00 pmTerry MoonCapital Gains Tax, Investments, and CEO IncentivesEvent:Student Research Workshop

07nov12:00 pm1:00 pmJulia FonsecaThe Impact of Corporate Credit on Labor Markets Outcomes: Evidence from BrazilEvent:Student Research Workshop

24oct12:00 pm1:00 pmGraham McKeeUnderstanding the Rise in Corporate PayoutsEvent:Student Research Workshop

17oct12:00 pm1:15 pmDan HerbstLiquidity and Insurance in Student Loan Contracts: The Effects of Income-Driven Repayment on Default and ConsumptionEvent:Student Research Workshop

10oct12:00 pm1:00 pmMartin Cherkes An alternative theory of IPO underpricingEvent:Student Research Workshop

03oct12:00 pm1:00 pmYann KobyLimits of Aggregation: Why Firm Heterogeneity Matters for Macro DynamicsEvent:Student Research Workshop

The seminar meets on Wednesdays, 2:50-4:00 p.m., in the Bendheim Center for Finance, Room 101. If you have questions, or would like to be added to the email list for the seminar, please contact Anne Daniecki.

19sep2:50 pm4:00 pmJulia Fonseca, Princeton UniversityFinancial Development, Labor Markets, and Aggregate Productivity: Evidence from BrazilEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

26sep2:50 pm4:00 pmFernando Mendo, Princeton UniversityEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

03oct2:50 pm4:00 pmScott Nelson, Chicago BoothPrivate Information and Price Regulation in the US Credit Card MarketEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

10oct2:50 pm4:00 pmQuentin Vandeweyer, Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po)A Macro-Financial Model of Monetary Policies with Leveraged Intermediaries Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

17oct2:50 pm4:00 pmYiming Ma, Columbia UniversityEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

24oct2:50 pm4:00 pmChris Palmer, MITEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

07nov2:50 pm4:00 pmDonghwa Shin, Princeton UniversityWhy did complex retail financial products become so popular? - Evidence from big data analysisEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

28nov2:50 pm4:00 pmChaojun Wang, WhartonEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

05dec2:50 pm4:00 pmSimone Lenzu, NYUEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

12dec2:50 pm4:00 pmNatalie Bachas, Princeton UniversityEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar


30apr2:50 pm4:00 pmMonika PiazzesiMoney and Banking in a New Keynesian ModelEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

26apr4:30 pm6:00 pmRaghuram Rajan, Chicago BoothThe Costs of Anticipated Illiquidity and the Liquidity and Their ImplicationsEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar,Princeton Lectures in Finance

25apr4:30 pm6:00 pmRaghuram Rajan, Chicago BoothThe Costs of Anticipated Illiquidity and the Liquidity and Their ImplicationsEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar,Princeton Lectures in Finance

18apr2:50 pm4:00 pmCollin-Dufresne Pierre, EPFLLiquidity Regimes and Optimal Dynamic Asset AllocationEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

11apr2:50 pm4:00 pmGuillermo Ordonnez, University of PennsylvaniaA Walrasian Theory of Sovereign Debt Auctions with Asymmetric InformationEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

28mar2:50 pm4:00 pmDanielle Li, MITDeveloping Novel DrugsEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

14mar2:50 pm4:00 pmRob Richmond, NYUGravity in FX R-Squared: Understanding the Factor Structure in Exchange RatesEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

28feb2:50 pm4:00 pmDana Foarta, Stanford Universityhe Cost of a Bad Hire: On the Optimality of Pay to Quit ProgramsEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

21feb2:50 pm4:00 pmIng-Haw Cheng, DartmouthDebt Collection and Settlement: Do Borrowers Under-Utilize the Court System?Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

14feb2:50 pm4:00 pmStijn Van Nieuwerburgh, NYUFinancial Fragility with SAMEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

13dec2:50 pm4:00 pmRicardo Caballero, MITRisk-centric Model of Demand Recessions and Macroprudential PolicyEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

06dec2:50 pm4:00 pmDavid Matsa, Northwestern UniversityLocked in by Leverage: Job Search during the Housing CrisisEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

29nov2:50 pm4:00 pmDaniel Greenwald, MITThe Mortgage Credit Channel of Macroeconomic TransmissionEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

15nov2:50 pm4:00 pmEffi Benmelech, Northwestern UniversityFinancial Frictions and Employment During the Great DepressionEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

25oct2:50 pm4:00 pmWill Cong, University of ChicagoInsider Investor and InformationEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

18oct2:50 pm4:00 pmGuillaume Roussellet, NYUAffine Term Structure Modeling and Macroeconomic Risks at the Zero Lower BoundEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

11oct2:50 pm4:00 pmEmil Verner, Princeton UniversityHousehold Debt Revaluation and the Real Economy: Evidence from a Foreign Currency Debt CrisisEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

04oct2:50 pm4:00 pmIoannis Branikas, Princeton UniversityProduct Market Advertising and Investor PortfoliosEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar