Virtual Finance Workshop


The Virtual Finance Workshop is an open online finance seminar. This Fall, we meet once a month on a Monday (LA 9:30am, NYC 12:30pm, LON 5:30pm) on Zoom for thematic mini-conferences that last 2 hours each.

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October 19: Mutual Funds

LA 9:30am, NYC 12:30pm, LON 5:30pm

Schedule (Eastern Time)

  • 12:30pm: Introduction

  • 12:45pm: Paper 1

  • 1:15pm: Discussion 1

  • 1:25pm: Q&A 1

  • 1:35pm: Break

  • 1:40pm: Paper 2

  • 2:10pm: Discussion 2

  • 2:20pm: Q&A 2

  • 2:30pm: Open conversation

Clemens Sialm

Discussion

Sydney Ludvigson

Discussion

November 9: New Perspectives on Liquidity

LA 9:30am, NYC 12:30pm, LON 5:30pm

Schedule (Eastern Time)

  • 12:30pm: Introduction

  • 12:45pm: Paper 1

  • 1:15pm: Discussion 1

  • 1:25pm: Q&A 1

  • 1:35pm: Break

  • 1:40pm: Paper 2

  • 2:10pm: Discussion 2

  • 2:20pm: Q&A 2

  • 2:30pm: Open conversation

Andrew Atkeson

Discussion

Nina Boyarchenko

Discussion

December 7: Finance Views of Money

LA 9:30am, NYC 12:30pm, LON 5:30pm

Schedule (Eastern Time)

  • 12:30pm: Introduction

  • 12:45pm: Paper 1

  • 1:15pm: Discussion 1

  • 1:25pm: Q&A 1

  • 1:35pm: Break

  • 1:40pm: Paper 2

  • 2:10pm: Discussion 2

  • 2:20pm: Q&A 2

  • 2:30pm: Open conversation

Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh

Discussion

Joseph Vavra

Discussion

Format

  • The conferences are hosted on Zoom and last 2 hours.

  • Chat discussion with the coauthors of the paper is available during the talk.

  • Questions will be selected by a moderator and participants will have a chance to ask them live.

  • Abuse of the seminar will not be tolerated.



Contact

For feedback or suggestions, please contact us at workshop@virtualfinance.org.

Organizers

  • Mikhail Chernov (UCLA Anderson)

  • Maryam Farboodi (MIT Sloan)

  • Valentin Haddad (UCLA Anderson)

  • Lars Lochstoer (UCLA Anderson)

  • Erik Loualiche (University of Minnesota, Carlson)

Thanks

  • We acknowledge the generous support of the University of Minnesota.