Seminars 2017-10-26T19:07:44+00:00

Each year, the Bendheim Center invites a leading figure in the field of finance to deliver a set of lectures at Princeton on a topic of major significance to researchers and professionals. The published lectures will appear as a Princeton University Press book. The lectures are open to the public and held on campus.

2017 Lecture

RAGU RAJAN, Chicago Booth
April 25-25 2018

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

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 Julie Fellouris.

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

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

13dec2:50 pm4:00 pmRicardo Caballero, MITEvent: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

27sep2:50 pm4:00 pmMark Egan, University of MinnesotaWhen Harry Fired Sally: The Double Standard in Punishing MisconductEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

20sep2:50 pm4:00 pmVictoria Vanasco, Stanford UniversitySecuritization, Ratings, and Credit SupplyEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

13sep2:50 pm4:00 pmPablo Kurlat, Stanford UniversityWhy are Banks Exposed to Monetary Policy?Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

26apr2:50 pm4:00 pmPhilipp Schnabl, NYU“Banking on Deposits: Maturity Transformation without Interest Rate Risk” Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

19apr2:50 pm4:00 pmAndrea Buffa, Boston University"Institutional Investors, Heterogeneous Benchmarks and the Comovement of Asset Prices"Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

12apr2:50 pm4:00 pmTaylor Begley, Washington UniversityColor and Credit: Race Competition and the Quality of Financial ServicesEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

29mar2:50 pm4:00 pmKenneth Singleton, Stanford UniversityEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

15mar2:50 pm4:00 pmElizabeth Kempf, University of Chicago, Booth School of Business"The Job Rating Game: The Effects of Revolving Doors on Analyst Incentives"Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

08mar2:50 pm4:00 pmLuigi Guiso, Einaudi Institute"Portfolio Choices, Firm Shocks and Uninsurable Wage Risk"Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

01mar2:50 pm4:00 pmCecilia Parlatore, NYU Stern School of Business"Trading Costs and Informational Efficiency"Event:Civitas Finance Seminar

22feb2:50 pm4:00 pmBen Iverson, Northwestern UniversityEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

15feb2:50 pm4:00 pmErik Loualiche, MITEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

08feb2:50 pm4:00 pmKelly Shue, University of ChicagoEvent:Civitas Finance Seminar

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.

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

28nov12:00 pm1:00 pmGiulia BrancaccioWork in ProgressEvent:Student Research Workshop

05dec12:00 pm1:00 pmDonghwa ShinMarket Risk of Banks and its’ Impact on Retail Financial Product MarketEvent:Student Research Workshop

12dec12:00 pm1:00 pmYifan YuEvent: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 pm1:00 pmDan HerbstEvent:Student Research Workshop

10oct12:00 pm1:00 pmMartin CherkesEvent:Student Research Workshop

03oct12:00 pm1:00 pmYann KobyEvent:Student Research Workshop

26sep12:00 pm1:00 pmEmil VernerEvent:Student Research Workshop

19sep12:00 pm1:00 pmIoannis BranikasEvent:Student Research Workshop

16may12:00 pm1:00 pmJan Starmans, London Business School“Optimal Agents”Event:Student Research Workshop

10may12:00 pm1:00 pmPanagiotis Anagnostidis and Patrice Fontaine “Liquidity Provision, Commonality and High-Frequency Trading "Event:Student Research Workshop

02may12:00 pm1:00 pmMatthieu Gomez“What Drives the Recent Rise in Top Wealth Shares?”Event:Student Research Workshop

25apr12:00 pm1:00 pmJulia Fonseca“The Impact of Corporate Credit on Labor Markets and Household Balance Sheets: Evidence from Brazil” Event:Student Research Workshop

18apr12:00 pm1:00 pmTerry Moon“Capital Tax, Investment, and CEO’s Incentive”Event:Student Research Workshop

18apr12:00 pm1:00 pmFernando Mendo Lopez“Inside Money and Debt Settlements”Event:Student Research Workshop

11apr12:00 pm1:00 pmYann Koby“The Reversal Rate': An Effective Lower Bound on Monetary Policy"Event:Student Research Workshop

11apr12:00 pm1:00 pmChristian Wolf“Puzzles in Monetary Policy Identification: A Model-Based Perspective”Event:Student Research Workshop

04apr12:00 pm1:00 pmMartina Jasova"Non-Standard Monetary Policy and Bank Lending Channel"Event:Student Research Workshop

04apr12:00 pm1:00 pmGiorgia Barboni"Foreign Banks as Shock Absorbers in the Financial Crisis"Event:Student Research Workshop

28mar12:00 pm1:00 pmJohan Hombert"Incentive Constrained Risk Sharing, Segmentation, and Asset Pricing" (with Bruno Biais and Pierre-Oliver Weill)Event:Student Research Workshop

14mar12:00 pm1:00 pmYannick Timmer"Cyclical Investment Behavior across Financial Institutions"Event:Student Research Workshop

07mar12:00 pm1:00 pmIoannis Branikas"Product Market Advertising and Investor Portfolios"Event:Student Research Workshop

28feb12:00 pm1:00 pmEmil VernerEvent:Student Research Workshop

21feb12:00 pm1:00 pmLiyu Dou"Generalized Local-to-Unity Models"Event:Student Research Workshop

21feb12:00 pm1:00 pmPaul Ho"Competing with Competing Options"Event:Student Research Workshop

14feb12:00 pm1:00 pmPierre Bachas"Banking on Trust: How Debit Cards Enable the Poor to Save More"Event:Student Research Workshop

07feb12:00 pm1:00 pmSohnke Bartam"Agnostic Fundamental Analysis Works"Event:Student Research Workshop