Recent Conference Discussions

ASU Sonoran Winter Finance Conference 2016

The Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS) 2016

Western Finance Association (WFA) 2016

  • "The Liquid Hand-to-Mouth: Evidence from Personal Finance Management Software" Pagel and Vardardottir -- [my discussion slides]

Western Finance Association (WFA) 2016

UNC Chapel Hill Junior Finance Roundtable 2017

Chicago Financial Institutions Conference (CFIC) 2018

  • "ETF Short Interest and Failures-to-Deliver: Naked Short-selling or Operational Shorting?" Evans, Moussawi, Pagano, and Sedunov -- [my discussion slides]

The Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS) 2018

European Finance Association (EFA) 2018

UN PRI Academic Network Conference 2018

  • "Control rights and corporate sustainability around the world" Dyck, Lins, Roth,Towner, and Wagner -- [my discussion slides]

Chicago Financial Institutions Conference (CFIC) 2019

Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds and Factor Investing Conference 2019

  • "Do ETFs increase the commonality in liquidity of underlying stocks?" Agarwal, Hanouna, Moussawi, Stahel -- [my discussion slides]

2019 China International Conference in Finance

  • "Institutionalization, Delegation, and Asset Prices" Huang, Qiu, and Yang -- joint work with Xingtan Zhang-- [our discussion slides]

2019 J.P. Morgan Center for Commodities Symposium

2019 University of Denver Summer Finance Conference

2020 Midwest Finance Association Conference

  • "Consumers as Financiers: Consumer Surplus, Crowdfunding, and Initial Coin Offerings" Lee and Parlour-- [my discussion slides]

American Finance Association (AFA) 2021 Annual Meeting

ASU Sonoran Winter Finance Conference 2021

  • "The ESG-Innovation Disconnect: Evidence from Green Patenting" Cohen, Gurun, and Nguyen -- [my discussion slides]

    • 2021 Jacob Gold & Associates Best Discussant Prize Winner

2021 Midwest Finance Association Conference

  • "Responsible Institutional Investing Around the World" Gibson, Glossner, Krueger, Matos, and Steffen -- [my discussion slides]

The Financial Intermediation Research Society (FIRS) 2021

  • "Corporate Governance in the Presence of Active and Passive Delegated Investment" Corum, Malenko, and Malenko -- [my discussion slides]