Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Wednesday, 23/Aug/2017
5:00pm
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8:00pm
Reg: Conference Check-in
Location: Mannheim Palace

Conference attendees may check in for the EFA 2017 before attending the Welcome Reception, to receive their participant badge and other conference material.

On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, the registration desk will be located in the East Wing (where sessions take place).

6:30pm
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8:30pm
WR: Welcome Reception
Location: Mannheim Palace

Conference check-in
Conference attendees may check-in for the Annual Meeting in order to receive their participant badge and other conference material.
The registration desk will be open 17:00-20:00 at the Mannheim Palace.


Date: Thursday, 24/Aug/2017
8:00am
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8:30am
Coffee & Snacks - Conference check-in
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
8:30am
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10:00am
FIIE-8: Investment and Information
Location: O151
Chair: Jennifer Dlugosz
FIIE-1: Hedge Funds
Location: O148
Chair: Elvira Sojli
FMG-7: Finance and Institutions
Location: O145
Chair: Gyongyi Loranth
APE-1: Derivatives
Location: O142
Chair: Christian Wagner
APE-11: Asset Price Predictability I
Location: SN163
Chair: Angelo Ranaldo
BH-7: Herding and Externalities
Location: SN169
Chair: Markku Kaustia
APT-5: Politics and Policy
Location: O135
Chair: Francesco Sangiorgi
CGE-2: The Value of Networks
Location: O133
Chair: Bang Nguyen
CFE-3: Dynamic Models in Corporate Finance
Location: O131
Chair: Enrique Schroth
CFGT-1: Shareholder Activism
Location: O129
Chair: Amil Dasgupta
10:00am
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10:30am
Coffee break
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
10:30am
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12:00pm
FIIT-3: Financial Institutions: Risks & Profit Sharing
Location: O151
Chair: Sergey Zhuk
FIIE-3: VC, PE and Entrepreneurship
Location: O148
Chair: Carsten Bienz
FMG-2: Fast Trading
Location: O145
Chair: Marios Panayides
APE-6: Term Structure I
Location: O142
Chair: Christian Heyerdahl-Larsen
APE-5: News
Location: SN163
Chair: Roberto Marfè
BH-6: Time Consistency and Dynamic Decisions
Location: SN169
Chair: Alexandra Niessen-Ruenzi
APT-1: Networks and Learning
Location: O135
Chair: Irina Zviadadze
CGE-5: Politics and Finance
Location: O133
Chair: Pat Akey
CFE-7: Law and Finance
Location: O131
Chair: Brandon Julio
CFGT-2: Disclosure and News
Location: O129
Chair: Chong Huang
12:00pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break
Location: Mensa
1:30pm
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3:00pm
Panel Session
Location: SO108

Renationalization of Western Countries: Impact on the Real and Financial Sectors of Economies
The latest uncompromising "me first" attitudes of some western governments provoke interesting questions on the future of international banking, monetary policy, and the system of internationally coordinated regulatory rules. Developments have wide-ranging implications for financial markets and firms' investment decisions.

The panel will be chaired by Prof. Franklin Allen from Imperial College London and includes the following top speakers:

- Prof. Clemens Fuest, President ifo Institute, Munich
- Dr. Alan Hippe, CFO / CIO Roche, Basel
- Jean-Pierre Landau, SciencesPo, Paris
- Prof. Frank Smets, Director General Economics European Central Bank, Frankfurt

3:00pm
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3:30pm
Coffee break
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
3:30pm
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5:00pm
FIIE-12: Bank Lending
Location: O151
Chair: Hans Degryse
FIIE-10: Liquidity Provision and Collateral
Location: O148
Chair: Peter Feldhütter
FMG-3: Information and Price Discovery
Location: O145
Chair: Thierry Foucault
APE-2: Term Structure II
Location: O142
Chair: Claudio Tebaldi
APE-3: Aggregate Risk
Location: SN163
Chair: Paolo Sodini
BH-4: Finance and the Family
Location: SN169
Chair: Henrik Cronqvist
APT-2: Preferences and Portfolios
Location: O135
Chair: Howard Kung
CGE-7: CEO Incentives
Location: O133
Chair: Oliver Spalt
CFE-5: Investment
Location: O131
Chair: Nickolay Gantchev
CFGT-3: Corporate Cash Policy
Location: O129
Chair: Boris Nikolov
5:15pm
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5:45pm
EFA General Assembly
Location: SN169
6:00pm
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11:00pm
HC: Heidelberg Cruise
Location: Mannheim - Ladenburg - Heidelberg

Meeting point - Bus

- Buses for the cruise will leave from the university courtyard between 18.00-18.20
- Access will be given only with a Heidelberg Cruise ticket (in your badge).


Date: Friday, 25/Aug/2017
8:00am
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8:30am
Coffee & Snacks - Conference check-in
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
8:30am
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10:00am
FL-2: Finance and Human Capital Investments
Location: O151
Chair: Andrew Ellul
FIIE-5: Fund Performance
Location: O148
Chair: Stefan Ruenzi
FMG-1: Financial Crises
Location: O145
Chair: Elena Carletti
BIS-1: Financial Innovation and Changes in Markets' Infrastructure
Location: O142
Chair: Leonardo Gambacorta
APE-7: Testing Asset Pricing Models
Location: SN163
Chair: Raman Uppal
BH-2: Consumer Credit
Location: SN169
Chair: Jose Maria Liberti
APT-3: Market Structure, Information, and Learning
Location: O135
Chair: Ioanid Rosu
CFGT-4: Uncertainty and Ambiguity
Location: O133
Chair: David L. Dicks
CFE-8: Private Firms and IPOs
Location: O131
Chair: Francois Degeorge
10:00am
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10:30am
Coffee break
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
10:30am
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12:00pm
FL-3: Credit Markets and Human Capital
Location: O151
Chair: Ramin P. Baghai
FIIE-11: Bank Governance
Location: O148
Chair: Stijn Claessens
FE-1: Econometric Modeling of Risk and Risk Premia
Location: O145
Chair: Alberto G. Rossi
NBIM-1: Risk and the Macroeconomy
Location: O142
Chair: Fredrik Willumsen
APE-12: Asset Price Predictability II
Location: SN163
Chair: Loriana Pelizzon
BH-3: Behavior and Investment
Location: SN169
Chair: Martin Weber
CGE-3: CEO Turnover
Location: O135
Chair: Dirk Jenter
CFGT-6: M&A and Product Markets
Location: O133
Chair: Andrey Malenko
CFE-2: Corporate Debt
Location: O131
Chair: S. Abraham Ravid
12:00pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break
Location: Mensa
1:30pm
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3:00pm
FL-1: Entrepreneurship and Human Capital Risk
Location: O151
Chair: Margarita Tsoutsoura
FIIE-9: Capital Regulation
Location: O148
Chair: Rainer Haselmann
IF-2: Monetary Policy and Currencies
Location: O145
Chair: Andreas Stathopoulos
ECB-1: The Impact of Negative Interest Rate Policy
Location: O142
Chair: Simone Manganelli
APE-9: Momentum
Location: SN163
Chair: Jennie Bai
BH-8: Economics of Households
Location: SN169
Chair: Daniel Dorn
Chair: Terrance Odean
FIIE-13: Fire-Sales and Panic
Location: O135
Chair: Oren Sussman
CFGT-5: Risk Taking and Risk Management
Location: O133
Chair: Dirk Hackbarth
CFE-1: Boundaries of the Firm
Location: O131
Chair: Marco Rossi
3:30pm
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4:40pm
Keynote Speech & Conference Paper Prizes
Location: SO108

by Prof. Campbell R. Harvey

Presentation title: "Hacking Finance".

6:00pm
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11:00pm
CD: Deutsche Bundesbank Conference Dinner
Location: Mannheim - Schwetzingen

Train station from Mannheim main station

- Train leaves at 18:00, platform 8B (to board this train you don't need to buy a ticket)
- Access only with the conference dinner ticket, in your badge

Program
The opening address will be held by Prof. Dr. Joachim Wuermeling from the Executive Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank.

During the evening distinguished members of the association will be honored for their outstanding contributions to the EFA.


Date: Saturday, 26/Aug/2017
8:00am
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9:00am
Coffee & Snacks - Conference check-in
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
9:00am
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10:30am
FIIT-1: Bank Capital
Location: O151
Chair: Jan Pieter Krahnen
FIIE-4: Systemic Risk
Location: O148
Chair: Artem Neklyudov
FMG-4: Market Design
Location: O145
Chair: Erik Theissen
APE-13: Corporate Finance and Asset Pricing
Location: O142
Chair: Evgeny Lyandres
APE-4: Factor Models
Location: SN169
Chair: Andrea Gamba
APT-4: Cross-Sectional Asset Pricing
Location: O135
Chair: Paul Ehling
CGE-6: Institutional Investors and Shareholder Voting
Location: O133
Chair: Ruediger Fahlenbrach
FL-4: Careers and Compensation
Location: O131
Chair: Kasper Meisner Nielsen
IF-1: CIRP & Carry
Location: O129
Chair: Wenxin Du
10:30am
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11:00am
Coffee break
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)
11:00am
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12:30pm
FIIT-2: Monetary Policy and Financial Regulation
Location: O151
Chair: Sascha Steffen
FIIE-6: Bank Risk
Location: O148
Chair: Reint E. Gropp
FMG-5: OTC Markets
Location: O145
Chair: Peter Hoffmann
APE-10: Idiosyncratic Risk
Location: O142
Chair: Andrea Tamoni
APE-8: Short Selling Restrictions and Incentives
Location: SN169
Chair: Pasquale Della Corte
FIIE-2: Credit Ratings
Location: O135
Chair: Zhihua (Cissy) Chen
CGE-1: Boards of Directors
Location: O133
Chair: Markus Schmid
CFE-4: Innovation
Location: O131
Chair: Jan Bena
BH-5: Attention and Information
Location: O129
Chair: Matti Keloharju
12:30pm
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1:30pm
Lunch break
Location: East Wing (Conference Venue)