The European Winter Finance Summit
                                                                                                                                               
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
Program 2012
 
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European Winter Finance Summit March 11 - 14, 2012

Parkhotel Sunstar Davos

Sunday, March 11
Time


17:00-17:45 Welcome reception Seminar room: SERTIG


17:45-18:00 Introductory remarks Kjell Nyborg




Time Presenter Discussant Title

Session 1 Chair: Kjell Nyborg
University of Zurich

18:00-18:45 Alberto Plazzi
University of Lugano and SFI
Markus Leippold
University of Zurich
Conditional Skewness of Stock Market Returns in Developed and Emerging Markets and its Economic Fundamentals
18:45-19:30 Bjørn Eraker
University of Wisconsin
Kristian Miltersen
Copenhagen Business School
Dynamic Present Values and the Intertemporal CAPM
20:00 Dinner "Parsenn"





Monday, March 12
Time Presenter Discussant Title

Session 2 Chair: Artur Raviv
Northwestern University

08:30 - 09:15 Nils Friewald
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business
Claudia Moise
Case Western Reserve
The Cross-Section of Credit Risk Premia and Equity Returns




15:45 - 16:15 Coffee Snacks


Session 3 Chair: Joseph Zechner
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business


16:15 - 17:00 Philipp Valta
HEC Paris
Jesse Wang
University of Zurich
Competitive Pressure and Corporate Policies
17:00 - 17:45 Emilia Garcia-Appendini
Bocconi University
Alex Wagner
University of Zurich
Firms as Liquidity Providers: Evidence from the 2007-2008 Financial Crisis
17:45 - 18:00 Coffee Break

18:00 - 18:45 Jacob Boudoukh
Arison School of Business, IDC Herzlia
Henrik Hasseltoft
University of Zurich
A New Look at the Forward Premium Puzzle
18:45 - 19:30 Pedro Barroso
NOVA School of Business and Economics
Harald Hau
University of Geneva
Beyond the Carry Trade: Optimal Currency Portfolios
20:00 Dinner "Parsenn"





Tuesday, March 13
Time Presenter Discussant Title

Session 4 Chair: Kjell Nyborg
08:15 - 09:30 Toni Whited
University of Rochester
Keynote lecture Equity Market Misvaluation and Firm Financial Policies




15:45 - 16:15 Coffee Snacks


Session 5 Chair: Alex Murmann
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business

16:15 - 17:00 Marius Jurgilas
Norges Bank
Falko Fecht
European Business School
Implicit Intraday Interest Rate in the UK Unsecured Overnight Money Market
17:00 - 17:45 Abassi Puriya
Deutsche Bundesbank
Per Oestberg
University of Zurich
Liquidity of Financial Markets and the Demand for Reserves
17:45 - 18:00 Coffee Break

18:00 - 18:45 András Danis
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business
Abraham Ravid
Yeshiva University, New York
Do Empty Creditors Matter? Evidence from Distressed Exchange Offers
18:45 - 19:30 Nishant Dass
Georgia Institute of Technology
Robert Hauswald
American University
Conflicts of Interest and Financial Contracts: Evidence from Syndicated Loans
20:00 Fondue Dinner at Strelalp-Schatzalp





Wednesday, March 14
Time Presenter Discussant Title

Session 6 Chair: Per Östberg
University of Zurich

08:30 - 09:15 Johannes Skjeltorp
Norges Bank
Neal Stoughton
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business
Sunshine trading: Flashes of trading intent at the NASDAQ
09:15 - 09:30 Coffee Break

09:30 - 10:15 Semyon Malamud
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne
Stefan Pichler
WU-Vienna University of Economics and Business
Optimal Incentives and Securitization of Defaultable Assets
10:15 - 11:00 Ron Anderson
London School of Economics
Einar Bakke
University of Gothenburg
Agency, Firm Growth, and Managerial Turnover




11:00 - 11:15 Final Words

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