Brown bag presentations

Brown bag presentations

The brown bag series provide a forum for faculty members and PhD students to exchange ideas about their current research projects.

  • Brown bag presentations 2019

    Brown bag presentations 2019

    05.02 12:15 - 13:15

    Faculty Lounge

    Assistant Professor Christoph Helmut Herpfe, Emory University - Goizueta Business School

    Information Intermediaries: How Commercial Bankers Facilitate Strategic Alliances

    07.02 12:15 - 13:15

    Faculty Lounge

    Associate Professor Konrad Raff, NHH

    Co-author: Professor Alexander Ljungqvist (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR)

    Busy Directors: Strategic Interaction and Monitoring Synergies

    23.04. 12:00 - 13:00

    FIN Meeting Room

    Associate Professor Michael Kisser , NHH

    Co-author: PhD Research Scholar Michael Axenrod, NHH

    Does mandatory recognition of off-balance sheet items affect capital structure choice?


    23.04. 12:00 - 13:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Damiano Maggi, NHH

    Co-authors: Nataliya Ignatova and Nataliya Gerasimova

    And the CAR goes to...

  • Brown bag presentations 2018

    Brown bag presentations 2018

    06.06, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                      

    Kyeong Hun Lee, NHH

    "Local Labor Market and Corporate Policies"

    07.06, 12:00 - 13:00

    Lin William Cong, Chicago Booth

    "Tokenomics: Dynamic Adoption and Valuation"

    13.06, 12:00 - 13:00

    Giorgo Sertsios, Universidad de Los Andes

     "Going Public in Business Groups"

    24.09, 12:00 - 13:00

    Carten Bienz, NHH

    Co-authored with Antoine Faure-Grimaud, Zsuzsanna Fluck, and Karin Thorburn

    "The defeasance of control rights”

    26.09, 12:00 - 13:00

    Stig Roar Haukø Lundeby, NHH

    “Conditional dynamics and the multi-horizon risk-return trade-off”

    15.11, 12:00 - 13:00

    Xiaoyu Zhang, NHH

     "Going Public and Bank Monitoring: Evidence from Syndicated Loans"

    22.11, 12:00 - 13:00

    Jose A. Albuquerque de Sousa, NHH

    “The political consequences of financial development: Evidence from the opening of African stock exchanges”

    27.11, 12:00 - 13:00

    Zhou Lu, NHH

    “Product Market Threats and Bank Lines of Credit in Corporate Liquidity”

    04.12, 12:00 - 13:00

    Darya Yuferova, NHH

    "Paying for Liquidity: Carrots and Sticks” joint work with Mario Bellia, Marti Subrahmanyam, Loriana Pelizzon, and Jun Uno"

    7.12, 12:00 - 13:00

    Nataliya Gerasimova, NHH

    "Small Businesses and Government Awards: Gender Gap"

    10.12, 12:00 - 13:00

    Walter Pohl, NHH

    "Can the Machine Pick Stock Market Winners?"

  • Brown bag presentations 2017

    Brown bag presentations 2017

    27.02, 12:00 - 13:00          
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                                                                                                                                

    Tom Grimstvedt Meling, University of Bergen

    Anonymous trading in equities

    09.03, 15:00 - 16:00

    Raffaele Giuliana, NHH

    How did the bail-in affect European banks' bonds?

    06.04, 12:00 - 13:15

    Evelina Gavrilova and Aija Polakova, NHH

    As it is in (Tax) Haven: Market Attitudes towards Secrecy

    13.06, 12:15 - 13:15

     Xunhua Su (joint with Xiaoyu Zhang), NHH

    The Benefit of Going Public in Loan Markets and IPO Underpricing

    14.06, 12:15 - 13:15

     B. Espen Eckbo, Tuck School of Business - Dartmouth, NHH

    Corporate Rivalry and Stock return Comovement

    20.06, 12:15 - 13:15

     Tore Leite, NHH

    Security Choice and Expected Announcement Returns

    27.06, 12:15 - 13:15

     Darya Yuferova, NHH

    Coming Early to the Party: High Frequency Traders in the Pre-Opening Phase and the Opening Auction of Euronext Paris

    28.06, 12:15 - 13:15

     Konrad Raff, NHH

    Busy Directors: Strategic Interaction and Monitoring Synergies

    27.09, 12:15 - 13:15

     Riccardo Calcagno, EM Lyon Business School

    Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process

    05.10, 12:15 - 13:15

     B. Espen Eckbo, Tuck School of Business - Dartmouth, NHH

    The leverage-profitability correlation revisited

    8.11, 12:15 - 13:15

     Andre Lot, NHH

     Subjective Survival Probabilities and the Annuity Puzzle - an Experimental Investigation

    16.11, 12:15 - 13:15

     Wei Shi, NHH

    Follow the Leader: The Effect of Political Turnover on the Use of Proceeds from IPO

    20.11, 12:15 - 13:15 

     Michael Kisser, NHH

    Finding market timing patterns when they are unlikely to exist

    30.11, 12:15 - 13:15

     Emma Xu, Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Texas

    Product Durability and Corporate Policies

    05.12, 12:15 - 13:15

     Giovanni Bruno, NHH

    Cash-flow Non-linearities and the Risk-reward Trade-off

    14.12, 12:15 - 13:15

     Tommy Stamland and Jørgen Haug, NHH

    Valuation of Derivatives with Private Information

  • Brown bag presentations 2016

    Brown bag presentations 2016

    30.03, 12:00-13:00       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                                                                                                                
    Florian Nagler, Vienna Graduate School of Finance, and Nils Friewald, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Stock Return and Refinancing Risk"
    24.05, 12:00-13:00       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Chunbo Liu, Department of Finance (NHH) and Wei Shi, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law (NHH)
    "CEO Expertise and the Design of Compensation Contracts: Evidence from Generalist versus Specialist CEOs"
    24.06, 12:00-13:00       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, UCLA
    "When Information is Assymetric and Stock Ownership is a Consumption Good"
    30.06, 12:00-13:00       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Christoph Herpfer, Swiss Finance Institute at EPFL
    "Officers, Soft Information and Relationship Lending"
    30.08, 12:15-1300       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Patrick Augustin, McGill University
    "Multi-Market Trading and Cross-Asset Integration"
    05.09, 12:00-13:00       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Giovanni Bruno, Department of Financ (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Call Optimum Prices and Risk in General Equillibrium"

    06.09, 10:15-11:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Negar Ghanbari, Department of Finance (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Callable Bonds and Liquidity Effects"

    07.09, 10:15-11:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Xiaoyu Zhang, Department of Finance (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Is corporate social responsibility due partly to agency problems?"

    08.09, 14.15-15:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Stig Roar Lundeby, Department of Finance (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Consumption - Based Asset Pricing"

    09.09, 12.15-13:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Debashis Senapati, Department of Finance (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Delegated Agent Asset Pricing Model: Evidence from US Mutual Funds"

    09.09, 14:15-15:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Loreta Rapushi, Department of Finance (NHH)

    PhD Summer Paper Presentation:
    "Leverage-decreasing Recaps and Firm Value"

    12.10, 12:15-13:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Yun Tang, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Reward-timing Uncertainty, Languages and R&D Investment"
    16.11, 12:15-13:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Xunhua Su, Department of Finance (NHH)
    “Do Firms Respond to Industry Rising Stars?”
    30.11, 12:15-13:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     
    Darya Yuferova, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Do High Frequency Traders Make Markets? A Study of Paris Euronext"
    14.12, 12:15-13:15       
    FACULTY LOUNGE                                     

    Maximilian Rohrer, Department of Finance (NHH)

    "Challenging management in public, an empirical study of a new governance channel"

  • Brown bag presentations 2015

    Brown bag presentations 2015

    MAY                                                                                                                                                 Hanqing Wang, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Impacts of Moral Hazard in Governance on Director Turnover: A Natural Experiment Approach"

    Xioayu Zhang, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Product Market Threats and Payment Method in M&A"

         Varun Verma, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Impact of Customer Leverage on Supplier Leverage"
        Raffaele Giuliana, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Leverage, imports and profitability: How did Norwegian private firms react to China's access to WTO?"
      Loreta Rapushi, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Are all leverage-reducing recapitalizations the same?"
      Giovanni Bruno, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "The Impact of Central Clearing on Counterparty Risk?"
      Negar Ghanbari, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "GDP per Capita and Carry Trade Returns"
      Kamil Kladivko, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Employee Stock Options Incomplete Market Valuation and Optimal Exercise: Insiders versus Outsiders"
    OCTOBER Johan Mellberg, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "The Swedish Say-on-Pay Experiment"
      Ole Christian Bech-Moen, Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM)
    "The Government Pension Fund Global - Long-term Asset Allocation?" 
      Eric de Bodt, Lille School of Management Research Centre and SKEMA
    "The full-Stock payment marginalization in M&A transactions"
    NOVEMBER Xunhua Su, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Product market threats and financial contracting: evidence from performance sensitive debt"
  • Brown bag presentations 2014

    Brown bag presentations 2014

    APRIL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Hanqing Wang, Department of Finance (NHH) "Risk Aversion and CEO Selection"

    Karin S. Thorburn, Department of Finance (NHH) "Who initiates corporate takeovers?"

         Tyler Hull, Department of Finance (NHH) "Expertise of Proximity in International Private Equity? Evidence from a Natural Experiment"
        Cornelius Schmidt, Department of Finance (NHH) "Does traparency increase executive compensation?"
    JUNE  Francisco Santos, Department of Finance (NHH) "Return Predictability Information in Single Country Closed-End Fund Discounts"
      Francisco Santos, Department of Finance (NHH) "Do foreign investors have an edge?"
      Aksel Mjøs and Svein-Arne Persson, Department of Finance (NHH) "Why bankers are boring"
      Michael Kisser, Department of Finance (NHH) "Are profitable firms better investments?"
    SEPTEMBER Yun Tang, Department of Finance (NHH) "CEO Turnover and Social Capital"
      Jens Sørlie Kværner, Department of Finance (NHH) "Oil Beta, Good or Bad?" 
      Aksel Mjøs, Department of Finance (NHH) and Ove Rein Hetland, Ernst & Young (previous PhD student) "Credit to Norwegian firms during the financial crisis"
      Johan Mellberg, Department of Finance (NHH) "Ownership Structure and Cash Holdings in Private Firms"
      Varum Varma, Department of Finance (NHH) "Dividend policy impact on economically linked firms"
      Raffaele Giuliana, Department of Finance (NHH) "How do banks increase the equity ratio?"
    OCTOBER Xunhua Su, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) "Home Equity-Base Refinancing and Household Financial Difficulties: The Case of Norway"
      Chunbo Liu, Department of Finance (NHH) "Growth Opportunities and Debt Covenants: Evidence from a Natural Experiment"
    DECEMBER Nikhil Atreya, Department of Finance (NHH) "A dynamic structural model of a bank with correlated assets"
  • Brown bag presentations 2013

    Brown bag presentations 2013

    MARCH Michael Kisser, Department of Finance (NHH)

    Michael Kisser, Department of Finance (NHH)

    APRIL     Zuzana Laffersova, Department of Finance (NHH 
        Tiago Pinheiro, Department of Accounting, Auditing and Law (NHH)
      Hanqing Wang, Department of Finance (NHH)
      Martin Evanger, Department of Finance (NHH)
    MAY Geir Magne Bøe, Department of Finance (NHH)
      Carsten Bienz, Department of Finance (NHH)
      Karin S. Thorburn, Department of Finance (NHH)
    JUNE  Francisco Santos, Department of Finance (NHH) 
      Tommy Stamland, Department of Finance (NHH)
    OCTOBER Tore Leite, Department of Finance (NHH)
      Qiangian Du, University of Stavanger (UiS)
      Tyler Hull, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "US Private Equity Firms and Internaitonal Leveraged Buyout Transactions"
    NOVEMBER Konrad Raff, University of Amsterdam
    "Corporate Governance and Firm Entry"
      Jørgen Haug, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "Optimal sequential investement in the presence of lawsuits"

    Carsten Bienz, Department of Finance
    "The Bullshit Effect in Private Equity Fundraising"