May 11 - May 12, 2012

Harvard University
Harvard Business School
Boston, MA

Organizers: Christine Parlour (UC Berkeley) and Matt Rhodes Kropf (Harvard)

6th Members Meeting of the Finance Theory Group


Friday, May 11, 2012
7:30pm − 8:00pm Welcome reception
8:00pm − 9:00pm Welcome dinner
Saturday, May 12, 2012
8:00am − 9:00am Continental breakfast
9:00am − 10:00am Costs and Benefits of Dynamic Trading in a Lemons Market 
by Willie Fuchs and Andrzej Skrzypacz
10:00am − 11:00am Debt, Labor Markets and the Creation and Destruction of Firms 
by Andres Almazan, Adolfo de Motta, and Sheridan Titman
11:00am − 11:30am Break
11:30am − 12:30pm Deliberate Limits to Arbitrage 
by Igor Makarov and Guillaume Plantin
12:30pm − 2:00pm Lunch
2:00pm − 3:00pm Competing on Speed 
by Emiliano Pagnotta and Thomas Philippon
3:00pm − 4:00pm Investment Busts, Reputation, and the Temptation to Blend in with the Crowd 
by Steven Grenadier, Andrey Malenko, and Ilya A. Strebulaev
4:00pm Adjourn