Perella Department of Finance and Law

Research Seminar Schedule


Please contact Jesus M Salas or Ke Yang Assistant Professors of Finance, at jsalas ‘at’ and key208 ’at’ correspondingly if you are interested in presenting your work or if you have questions or comments about the seminar series. Coffee and donuts are provided. In addition to the following seminars, we also have brown bag lunch seminars for internal presentations. All seminars take place in Rauch 171 at 10:30 am unless it is otherwise noted below.


Fall of 2015


 September 4h, Jennifer Juergens, Drexel University

Paper: Why hire your rival? The case of bank debt underwriting, with David Becher and Rachel Gordon

October 30th, David Dennis, University of Pittsburgh

Paper: Investment, Taxes and Capital Structure: A Study of US Firms in the early 1900s, with Leonce Bargeron and Kenneth Lehn

November 6th, Walter Boudry, Cornell University

Paper: TBA

November 13th, Kristine Hankins, University of Kentucky

Paper: TBA

November 20th, William (Bill) Elliott, John Carroll Univeristy

Paper: TBA.


Spring of 2016


March 4th, Donald Monk, Rutgers University

Paper: Manufactured Diversification Discount, with John E Hund and Sheri Tice

April 22nd, Bob Parrino, University of Texas

Paper: Uncertainty, prospectus content, and price updates prior to initial public offerings, with Niholas Crain and Raji Srninivasan




Click below to see our seminar schedule from semesters past

Fall 2015—Spring 2016

Fall 2014—Spring 2015

Fall 2013—Spring 2014

Fall 2012—Spring 2013

Fall 2011—Spring 2012

Fall 2009-Spring 2010

Fall 2008-Spring 2009