May 2 - May 3, 2014

University of Chicago
Booth School of Business
Chicago, IL

Organizers: Zhiguo He (Chicago) and Konstantin Milbradt (Northwestern)

10th Members Meeting of the Finance Theory Group


Friday, May 2, 2014
2:00pm − 5:30pm Mini-Workshop: Competitive Search in Financial Markets
by Robert Shimer
5:30pm − 7:00pm Reception and cocktails
7:30pm Dinner in small groups
Saturday, May 3, 2015
8:00am − 8:30am Breakfast
8:30am − 9:30am Bank Capital, Liquid Reserves, and Insolvency Risk
by Julien Hugonnier and Erwan Morellec
9:30am − 10:00am Break
10:00am − 11:00am Information Aversion
by Marianne Andries and Valentin Haddad
11:00am − 12:00pm Market Efficiency and Real Efficiency: The Connect and Disconnect via Feedback Effects
by Itay Goldstein and Liyan Yang
12:00pm − 1:30pm Lunch and members meeting
1:30pm − 2:30pm Adverse Selection and Intermediation Chains
by Vincent Glode and Christian Opp
2:30pm − 3:00pm Break
3:00pm − 4:00pm Buying High and Selling Low: Stock Repurchases and Persistent Asymmetric Information 
by Philip Bond and Hongda Zhong
4:00pm Adjourn