ccf events

ccf events

Overview of CCF events.

CCF conferences

  • 21 June 2019: The 4th CCF Conference  
  • 22 June 2018: The 3rd CCF Conference 
  • 9 June 2017: The 2nd CCF Conference
  • 6 November 2015: The Centre for Corporate Finance Conference

Other events

  • 17 October 2016: Finance Faculty Seminar by Oguzhan Karakas: "Earnings and the value of voting rights."
  • 19 October 2016: Finans|Bergen seminar: Karin Thorburn og Kristin Halvorsen: "Debatt om Mork-utvalget"

SEMINARS CO-HOSTED WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF FINANCE

  • CCF Finance seminars 2020

    CCF Finance seminars 2020

    29 May, 10:00 - 11:00

    Ron Masulis, University of New South Wales
    Title: TBA
    ZOOM-seminar

    19 November, 10:45 - 12:00

    Hyunseob Kim, Cornell University
    Title: TBA
    Location: TBA

  • CCF Finance seminars 2019

    CCF Finance seminars 2019

    15.03. 10:45 - 12:00

    Aud. Karl Borch

    Associate Professor Ramin Baghai, Stockholm School of Economics

    The Impact of Going Public on the Firm’s Human Capital

    12.04. 10:45 - 12:00

    Aud. Karl Borch

    Professor Wenyu Wang, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business

    Dissecting Bankruptcy Frictions

    26.04. 10:45 - 12:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Professor Mike Burkart, London School of Economics

    Equity Issuance Methods and Dilution

    20.09. 10:45 - 12:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Associate Professor Han Xia

    University of Texas at Dallas

    Grit and Credit Risk

    11.10. 10:45 - 12:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Professor B. Espen Eckbo

    Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

    Rent extraction by super-priority lenders

    08.11. 10:45 - 12:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Professor David C. Smith

    University of Virginia, McIntire School of Commerce

    Losing Control: The 20-Year Decline in Loan Covenant Restrictions

    22.11. 10:45 - 12:00

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Assistant Professor Baolian Wang

    University of Florida, Warrington
    College of Business

    09.12. 10:45 - 1200

    Seminar Room 231, Merino 2nd floor

    Assistant Professor Mathias Kronlund

    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • CCF Finance seminars 2018

    CCF Finance seminars 2018

    09.03, 10:45 - 12:00     
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                                        

    Richard Townsend, University of California San Diego

    Are Early Stage Investors Biased Against Women?

    16.03, 12:15 - 13:30       
    AUD. TERJE HANSEN                                   

    Nadya Malenko, Boston College, Carroll School of Management

    Deadlock on the Board

    27.04, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. TERJE HANSEN

    Martin Schmalz, University of Michigan, Ross School of Business

    (Why) Do Central Banks Care about Their Profits?

    01.06, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Patrick Verwijmeren, Erasmus School of Economics

    Is Gender in the Eye of the Beholder? Identifying Cultural Attitudes with Art Auction Prices

    13.06, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Giorgo Sertsios, Universidad de los Andes

    Going Public in Business Groups

    27.06, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. A

    Phillip Stocken, Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College

    A Model of Voluntary Managerial Disclosure

    JOB MARKET TALKS WINTER 2018
    11.01, 10:45 - 12.00       
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND                                     

    Johann Reindl, BI

    Market Implied Costs of Bankruptcy

    16.01, 14:00 - 15:15
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND

    José Albuquerque de Sousa, Rotterdam School of Management Erasmus University

    Do index funds’ family ties benefit the firms they own?

    17.01, 14:00 - 15:15
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Maximilian Rohrer, BI

    Challenging management in public

    19.01, 14:00 - 15:15
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Emanuele Rizzo, Tilburg University

    Afraid to Take a Chance? The Threat of Lawsuits and its Impact on Shareholder Wealth

    14.09, 10:45 - 12:00      
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                  

    Gregory Nini, Drexel University

    Congruence in Governance: Evidence from Creditor Monitoring of Corporate Acquisitions

    21.09, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Ron Masulis, UNSW Business School

    Monitoring the Monitor: Distracted Institutional Investors and Board Governance

    28.09, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    David Mauer, The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

    Industry Tournament Incentives and Debt Contracting

    05.10, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Katharina Lewellen, Tuck School of Business

    Institutional investors and corporate governance: The incentive to be engaged

    02.11, 10:45 - 12:00Aud.B

    Katrin Tinn, London Imperial College

    Smart contracts and external financing

    09.11, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. B

    Alexander Ljungqvist, Stockholm  School of Economics

    Value creation in private equity

  • CCF Finance seminars 2017

    CCF Finance seminars 2017

    28.04, 10:45 - 12:00 
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND                                                                

    Henri Servaes, London Business School

    A Matter of Trust? The Bond Market Benefits of Corporate Social Capital During the Financial Crisis

    19.05, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Denis Gromb, HEC Paris

    The Paradox of Pledgeability

    JOB MARKET TALKS WINTER 2017
    19.01, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Marc Gabarro Bonet, Erasmus University

    Does a Larger Menu Increase Appetite? Collateral Eligibility and Bank Risk-Taking

    8.02, 14:00 - 15:15
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Kyeong Hun (Kyle) Lee, Tulane University

    Human capital relatedness and M&A

    08.09, 10:45 - 12:00     
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                      

    Ran Duchin, Foster School of Business, University of Washington

    “Dissecting Conglomerates”

    15.09, 10:45 - 12.00       
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                     

    Gerard Hoberg, Marshall School of Business USC

    "Product Life Cycles in Corporate Finance"

    13.10, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Ryan Peters, Tulane University

    "Volatility and Venture Capital"

    3.11, 10:45 - 12:00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Tim Jenkinson, Said Business School, Oxford University

    “Best buys and own brands: investment platforms’ recommendations of mutual funds”

  • CCF Finance seminars 2016

    CCF Finance seminars 2016

    18.01, 12:15-13:45  
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Sturla Lyngnes Fesme, The University of Melbourne "The vicar, the widow, or the gentleman: who gets allocated IPO shares?"
    28.01, 10:15-11:45  
    AUD. JAN MOSSIN
    Xintong Zhan, Chinese University of Hong Kong "Peer Effects of Corporate Social Responsibility"
    10.02, 12:15-13:45 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Deniz Okat, Aalto University "Too Big To Rush"
    16.02, 12:15-13:45  
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Sahil Raina, University of Michigan "VC financing and the entrepreneurship gender gap"
    15.04, 12:45-14:00 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Patrick Verwijmeren, Erasmus University "The Buyers' Perspective on Security Design: Hedge Funds and Convertible Bond Call Provisions"
    29.04, 12:45-14:00 
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND                        
    Daniel Metzger, Stockholm School of Economics "Since you are so rich, you must be really smart: Talent and the Finance Wage Premium"
    20.05, 14:15-15:30 
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND
    Henrik Cronqvist, University of Miami "In the Red: The effects of Color on Investment Behavior"
    27.05, 10:45-12:00 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Micah S Officer, Loyola Marymount University "The effect of cultural similarity on mergers and acquisitions"
    03.06, 10:45-12:00 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Ing-Haw Cheng, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College "Do Managers do Good with Other People's Money?"
    28.08, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. TERJE HANSEN                                     

    Murillo Campello, Cornell University

    "Bankruptcy and the Cost of Organized Labor: Evidence from the Union Elections"

    02.09, 10:45 - 12:00       
    LAB 1                                     

    Darius Palia, Rutgers Business School

    "Product Market Competition and CEO Pay Benchmarking"

    26.09, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                     

    Samuli Knuepfer, BI Norwegian Business School

    "Equal Opportunity? Gender Gaps in CEO Appointments and Executive Pay"

    17.10, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. FINN KYDLAND                                     

    Oguzhan Karakas, Boston College

    Earnings and the Value of Voting Rights

    28.10, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                     

    Adrien Matray, Princeton University

    Can Innovation Help U.S. Manufacturing Firms Escape Import Competition from China?

    4.11, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                    

    Florian Peters, University of Amsterdam

    Optimism Propagation

    25.11, 10:45 - 12:00       
    AUD. KARL BORCH                                     

    Renee Adams, University of New South Wales

    Women in Finance

  • CFF Finance seminars 2015

    CFF Finance seminars 2015

    15.01, 10:15-11:45 
    AUD. KARL BORCH                
    Glenn Schepens, Ghent University and National Bank of Belgium
    "Taxes and Bank Capital Structure"
    22.01, 10:15-11:45 
    AUD. 11
    Boris Radnaev, London Business School
    "Learning and Leverage Dynamics in General Equilibrium"
    27.01, 10:15-11:45 
    AUD. TERJE HANSEN
    Paolo Morales Acevedo, Tilburg University and the European Banking Center
    "Strategic Choic of Delinquencies under Firm Liquidity Constraints"
    04.03, 12:15-13:45 
    AUD. 11
    Xunhua Su, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
    "The Dynamics of Performance Volatility and Firm Valuation"
    13.03, 12:45-14:15 
    AUD. TERJE HANSEN
    Andrey Malenko, MIT Sloan School of Business
    "Timing Decisions in Organizations: Communication and Authority in a Dynamic Environment"
    10.04, 12:45-14:00 
    AUD. KARL BORCH                    
    Laurent Bach, Stockholm School of Economics
    "Why do shareholder votes matter?"
    14.04, 12:45-14.15 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Kai Li, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia 
    "Technological Competition and Strategic Alliances"
    17.04, 12:45-13:15 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Toni Whited, Simon Business School, University of Rochester
    "Collateral, Taxes and Leverage"
    24.04, 08:45-10:00 
    AUD. AGNAR SANDMO

    Rüdiger Fahlenbrach, Swiss Finance Institute
    "Why Do Banks Practice Regulatory Arbitrage? Evidence from Usage og Trust Preferred Securities" 

    29.05, 12:45-14:00 
    AUD. KARL BORCH
    Daniel Wolfenzon, Columbia Business School
    "Evaluating the Impact of the Boss: Evidence from CEO Hospitalization Events

    28.08,
    10.45-12.00
    AUD. KARL
    BORCH

    Ron Masulis, UNSW
    "Independent Director Reputation Incentives: CEO Compensation Contracts and Financial Accounting Reliability"

    04.09, 12.45-14.00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Alexander Ljungqqvist, NYU
    "State Capitalism vs. Private Enterprise"

    02.10, 12.45-14.00
    AUD KARL BORCH

    Doron Levis, Wharton
    "Corporate Control Activism"

    16.10, 12.45-14.00
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Han Xia, University of Texas at Dallas
    "Buying on certification: Governmant procurement and credit ratings"

    14.12, 10.45-11.45
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    Berk Sensoy, Ohio State University
    "The Liquidity Cost of Private Equity Investments: Evidence from Secondary Market Transactions"

    14.12, 12.45-13.45
    AUD. KARL BORCH

    David Robinson, Duke University
    "By any other name? The role of VC in the going picks process in China"

Brown Bag Seminars co-hosted with The Department of Finance

  • Brown bag presentations 2020

    Brown bag presentations 2020

    20 May 12:00 - 13:00

    Associate Professor Konrad Raff, NHH.
    Title: Board Diversity as a Commitment to Monitor 
    ZOOM-seminar

  • Brown bag presentations 2019

    Brown bag presentations 2019

    5 February 12:15 - 13:15

    Assistant Professor Christoph Helmut Herpfe, Emory University - Goizueta Business School.
    Title: Information Intermediaries: How Commercial Bankers Facilitate Strategic Alliances
    Place: Faculty Lounge

    7 February 12:15 - 13:15

    Associate Professor Konrad Raff, NHH
    Co-author: Professor Alexander Ljungqvist (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR)
    Busy Directors: Strategic Interaction and Monitoring Synergies
    Place: Faculty Lounge

    23 April 12:00 - 13:00

    Associate Professor Michael Kisser, NHH
    Co-author: PhD Research Scholar Michael Axenrod, NHH.
    Title: 
    Does mandatory recognition of off-balance sheet items affect capital structure choice?
    Place: Faculty meeting room

    23 April 12:00 - 13:00

    PhD Research Scholar Damiano Maggi, NHH
    Co-authors: Nataliya Ignatova and Nataliya Gerasimova.
    Title: And the CAR goes to...
    Place: Seminar room 231, Merino 2nd floor

     

  • 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"

     
    13.06, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Giorgo Sertsios, Universidad de Los Andes

     "Going Public in Business Groups"

     
    24.09, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Carten Bienz, NHH

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

    "The defeasance of control rights”

     
    15.11, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Xiaoyu Zhang, NHH

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

     
    22.11, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    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
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Zhou Lu, NHH

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

     
    7.12, 12:00 - 13:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Nataliya Gerasimova, NHH

    "Small Businesses and Government Awards: Gender Gap"

     
  • Brown bag presentations 2017

    Brown bag presentations 2017

    09.03, 15:00 - 16:00
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Raffaele Giuliana, NHH

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

    13.06, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

     Xunhua Su (joint with Xiaoyu Zhang), NHH

    The Benefit of Going Public in Loan Markets and IPO Underpricing

    14.06, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

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

    Corporate Rivalry and Stock return Comovement

    20.06, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Tore Leite, NHH

    Security Choice and Expected Announcement Returns

    28.06, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Konrad Raff, NHH

    Busy Directors: Strategic Interaction and Monitoring Synergies

    27.09, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

     Riccardo Calcagno, EM Lyon Business School

    Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process

    05.10, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

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

    The leverage-profitability correlation revisited

    16.11, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

     Wei Shi, NHH

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

    20.11, 12:15 - 13:15 
    FACULTY LOUNGE

     Michael Kisser, NHH

    Finding market timing patterns when they are unlikely to exist

    30.11, 12:15 - 13:15
    FACULTY LOUNGE

    Emma Xu, Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Texas

    Product Durability and Corporate Policies

  • 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 Equilibrium"

    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"
    SEPTEMBER                       

    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?"
    OCTOBER Johan Mellberg, Department of Finance (NHH)
    "The Swedish Say-on-Pay Experiment"
      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"