Showcasing Women in Finance – EU – Program
Conference format We will start the conference with a reception on the 17th of December, 2018. We will have 5 papers, a PhD session and a panel discussion. Each presenter will have 20 minutes to present their paper, followed by a 15 minute discussion by the respective discussants and ending with a 10 minute discussion with the audience.
Monday, December 17 2018
17:00 pm to 18.30 pm: Mingle at Swedish House of Finance
Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Registration and coffee: 8.30 am – 9:00 am: Swedish House of Finance
Welcome Remarks: 9:00 am – 9:15 am: Lars Strannegård, The president of the Stockholm School of Economics.
Session 1 Chair: Narly Dwarkasing, Assistant Professor, University of Bonn
Paper 1: 9:15 am -10:00 am: “Disclosing the Gender Pay Gap”, Morten Bennedsen, Elena Simintzi, Margarita Tsoutsoura and Daniel Wolfenzon
Presenter: Elena Simintzi, Assistant Professor of Finance, Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina
Discussant: Karin Thorburn, Professor of Finance at Norwegian School of Economics
Paper 2: 10:00 am -10:45 am: “The Gender Gap in Executive Promotions”
Presenter: Jing Xu, Assistant Professor, University of Technology Sydney
Discussant: Marianne Bertrand, Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Coffee Break: 10:45 am – 11:00 pm:
Panel Discussion: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm: “Does promoting more diversity in Finance benefits those that it attempts to promote?”
Panel: Renée Adams, Marianne Bertrand, Vidhi Chhaochharia, Vasso Ioannidou, Karin Thorburn and Charlotte Ostergaard
Moderator: Marieke Bos
Lunch: 12:30 pm -1:30 pm: Swedish House of Finance
Session 2 Chair: Mintra Dwarkasing, Assistant Professor, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Paper 1: 1:30 pm -2:15 pm: “Stressed Banks”, Diane Pierret and Roberto Steri.
Presenter: Diane Pierret, Assistant Professor of Finance, HEC – University of Lausanne
Discussant: Vasso Ioannidou, Professor of Finance, Lancaster University
Paper 2: 2:15 pm -3:00 pm: “We’ll Always Have Paris”: Out-of-Country House Buyers in a Global Hotspot”, Dragana Cvijanovic and Christophe Spaenjers
Presenter: Dragana Cvijanovic, Assistant Professor of Finance, Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina.
Discussant: Charlotte Ostergaard, Professor of Finance, BI Norwegian Business School.
Paper 3: 3:00 pm -3:45 pm: “The Dark Side of Liquid Bonds in Fire Sales”, Maria Chaderina, Alexander Murmann and Christoph Scheuch.
Presenter: Maria Chaderina, Assistant Professor of Finance, Vienna University of Economics and Business
Discussant: Vidhi Chhaochharia, Associated Professor, University of Miami School of Business
Coffee Break: 3:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Doctoral Student Sessions: Chair: Dong Yan, Assistant Professor, Stockholm School of Economics, Swedish House of Finance
20 minute presentations, 10 minute discussion with the audience.
Paper 1: 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm “Engineering Lemons”.
Presenter: Petra Vokatá, PhD student, Aalto University School of Business
Paper 2: 4.30 pm – 5:00 pm “Product Proliferation as Price Obfuscation? Evidence from the Mortgage Market”.
Presenter: Lu Liu, PhD student, Imperial College London
Paper 3: 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm “Dying and Dissaving”.
Presenter: Clara Fernström, PhD student, Stockholm School of Economics
Dinner by invitation only: Sjöfartshuset, skeppsbron 10, 111 30, Stockholm 6:30 pm