May 6 - May 7, 2016

Boston College
Carroll School of Management
Chestnut Hill, MA

Organizers: Andrey Malenko (MIT) and Nadya Malenko (Boston College)

14th Members Meeting of the Finance Theory Group


Friday, May 6, 2016 − Fulton Hall, Room 230
1:15pm − 2:00pm Welcome reception
2:00pm − 5:00pm Mini-Course: “Production and Financial Networks” by Daron Acemoğlu
5:00pm − 6:30pm Cocktail reception
7:00pm Dinner in small groups
Saturday, May 7, 2016 − Fulton Hall, Room 230
7:45am Shuttle pick-up at Marriott Courtyard in Brookline
8:00am − 8:45am Breakfast
8:45am − 9:45am Refinance
by John Zhu
9:45am − 10:45am The Choice Channel of Financial Innovation
by Felipe Iachan, Plamen Nenov, and Alp Simsek
10:45am − 11:15am Coffee break
11:15am − 12:15pm Relative Pay for Non-Relative Performance: Keeping up with the Joneses with Optimal Contracts
by Peter DeMarzo and Ron Kaniel
12:15pm − 1:40pm Lunch and FTG members meeting
(Fulton Honors Library)
1:40pm − 2:40pm Efficiently Inefficient Markets for Assets and Asset Management
by Nicolae Gârleanu and Lasse Pedersen
2:40pm − 3:00pm Coffee break
3:00pm − 4:00pm Warehouse Banking
by Jason Donaldson, Giorgia Piacentino, and Anjan Thakor
4:00pm Adjourn