30th Meeting at the University of Toronto (Spring 2024)

May 10 - May 11, 2024

University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management and Max Gluskin House

The FTG Spring 2024 Meeting will be held at the University of Toronto on May 10th and 11th, 2024. The regular meeting will take place on Saturday, May 11th, at the Rotman School of Management. On Friday, May 10th, there will be 30-minute presentation sessions at the Max Gluskin House (Economics Department, across the street) and small group dinners. 

The meeting is organized by Ing-Haw Cheng, Nicolas Inostroza, Anton Tsoy, and Liyan Yang.



​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Friday, May 10th, 2024 [Max Gluskin House]

1:30pm – 2pm     Arrival and Snacks

2pm – 3pm         Parallel Session A

Market for Manipulable Information,” by Hui Chen and Jian Sun

The Welfare Implication of Information Disclosure Frequency,” by Wen Chen and Yajun Wang

Divestment, Run, and Impact,” by Zihao Li and Chaojun Wang

Specialized Lending when Big Data Hardens Soft Information,” by Zhiguo He, Jing Huang, and Cecilia Parlatore


3pm – 3:15pm    Break

3:15pm – 4:15pm    Parallel Session B

Automated Exchange Economies,” by Brian Routledge, Yikang Shen, and Ariel Zetlin-Jones

Exploiting Non-Fundamental Flows,” by Brian Waters, Xingtan Zhang, Wei Zhou, and Shrihari Santosh

 “Stability-Equivalence of Bailouts and Bailins with Welfare consequences,” by Linda Schilling

A New Theory of Credit Lines,” by Jason Roderick Donaldson, Naz Koont, Giorgia Piacentino, and Victoria Vanasco


4:15pm – 4:30pm    Break

4:30pm – 5pm    Parallel Session C

Borrowing from a Bigtech Platform,” by Jian Li  “Creditor-on-Creditor Violence and Secured Debt Dynamics,” by Samuel Antill , Zhaoli Jiang, Neng Wang


5pm – 6:30pm         Reception

6:30pm – 8pm        Group dinners


Saturday, May 11th, 2024 [Desautels Hall at Rotman School]

8:00am – 8:30am     Breakfast
8:30am – 9:30am  

An Axiomatic Approach to Informed Order Flow,” by Yu An and Zeyu Zheng

9:30am – 9:45am    Break
9:45am – 10:45am 

The Optimal Structure of Securities under Coordination Frictions,” by Dan Luo and Ming Yang  
10:45am – 11:00am    Break
11:00am – 12:00pm   

Demand-System Asset Pricing: Theoretical Foundations,” by William Fuchs, Satoshi Fukuda, and Daniel Neuhann
12:00pm – 1:30pm    Lunch and FTG Members Meeting
1:30pm – 2:30pm   

Market Integration, Risk-Taking, and Income Inequality,” by Will Cong, Ron, Kaniel, and Yizhou Xiao
2:30pm – 2:45pm    Break
2:45pm – 3:45pm   

Payments, Reserves, and Financial Fragility,” by Itay Goldstein, Ming Yang, Yao Zeng


Hotel Information:
We have reserved blocks of rooms at a preferential rate between May 9th and 11th, 2024, in the following hotels. They are both within a 5-minute walking distance to the Rotman School of Management. 

The Yorkville Royal Sonesta
Rate: 359 CAD
Deadline: April 8th, 2024
Link: Sonesta
Group Code: G050824UTAD

The Kimpton Hotel (Saint George)
Rate: 359 CAD 
Deadline: March 27th, 2024 
Link: U of T - Department of Economics and Rotman Conference
Phone: +1 833 642 9137 
Group Code: “U60” or by name “U of T – Department of Economics and Rotman Conference.”