Waseda Organizational and Financial Economics Seminar (2015-2016)

Academic Year 2015-2016

Schedule

Fall Semester

September 28, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Peiran Jiao Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Economics and the Nuffield College, University of Oxford, U.K.) Naive Learning, Investor Sophistication and Repurchase Decisions

November 9, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Shinichi Yuhara (Assistant Professor, Waseda Institute for Advanced Study, Waseda University) An Analysis of the Japanese Corporate Acquisitions Regime

November 16, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Hisashi Hamao(Professor, Finance and Business Economics Department, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, Visiting Fellow, Columbia Business School, Columbia University, U.S.A.) Selective Disclosure: The Case of Nikkei Preview Articles

November 23, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Hisashi Hamao(Professor, Finance and Business Economics Department, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California, Visiting Fellow, Columbia Business School, Columbia University, U.S.A.) Nice to be on the A-List

November 30, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Yuki Sato (Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute, Switzerland) Innovation, Delegation, and Asset Price Swings

December 14, 2015 (Mon.)
Dr. Sangin Park 氏(Professor, Graduate School of Public Administration, Seoul National University, Korea) Ownership Structure and Foreign Shareholdings: Evidence from Korea

January 18, 2016 (Mon.)
Dr. Daehwan Kim(Professor, Konkuk University, Korea) Hot Money and Cross-Section of Stock Returns during the Global Financial Crisis

January 25, 2016 (Mon.)
Dr. Yishay Yafeh(Professor and Dean, School of Business Administration, The Hebrew University, Israel) The Great Pyramids of America: A Revised History of US Business Groups, Corporate Ownership and Regulation, 1930-1950

Spring Semerster

April 6 (Mon.)
Dr. Bang Dang Nguyen(University Lecturer of Finance, Judge Business School Trumpington, University of Cambridge, U.K.)
Matchmaker, Matchmaker: How Do Firms and Outside Directors Choose Each Other?

April 13 (Mon.)
Dr. Ning Zhu (Professor, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
“Name Complexity, Cognitive Fluency, and Asset Price”

April 20 (Mon.)
Dr. Ning Zhu(Professor, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
“The Fiscal Sustainability of Chinese Government”

April 27 (Mon.)
・Mr. Ryo Ogawa (PhD Student, Waseda University)
“Does Ownership Really Matter?: The Role of Institutional Investors on Corporate Governance in Japan”
・Mr. Nguyen Thi Phuong Thanh (PhD Student, Waseda University)
“Effects of Foreign Directors on Firm Performance: Empirical research in Japan”
・Comment:Dr. Ning Zhu (Professor, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)

June 1 (Mon.)
Mr. Yong Huang (PhD Student, Kyushu University)
“Investor Sentiment and Stock Price Movements Surrounding Seasoned Equity Offerings”

June 22 (Mon.)
Dr. Joel Malen (Lecturer, Innovation Research Center, Hitotsubashi University)
“Slack, Institutions and Innovation Effort Around the World”

July 27 (Mon.)
Dr. Xueping Wu(Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, City University of Hong Kong, China)
“The Sensitivity of Investment to Cash Flow: A Firm Growth Type Explanation”

  • Time: 13:00 – 14:30
  • Venue: Room 1110, 11th floor, 11th Building, Waseda Campus

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