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CATÓLICA-LISBON, NOVA SBE, ISCTE-IUL and ISEG organize two series of joint research seminars.

The Lisbon Finance Seminars, focused on the field of Finance, attract speakers from academic institutions around the world and cover a variety of topics of interest to both academics and research-oriented professionals.

These are organized by Jörg Stahl (Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics), Irem Demirci (NOVA SBE), António Barbosa (ISCTE-IUL) and Raquel M. Gaspar (ISEG).

The Lisbon Accounting Seminars, in the field of Accounting, have the same worldwide impact in attracting excellent speakers. They usually take place on Fridays.

Should you have any questions please contact our seminar organizers Joana Fontes (Católica Lisbon School of Business and Economics), Sofia M. Lourenço  (ISEG), Isabel Lourenço (ISCTE-IUL) and Maria João Major (NOVA SBE).

 

Finance

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DATE

RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM
May 17th
11am-12:30pm

Jan Bena
(UBC Saunder School of Business)

“The International Transmission of Negative Shocks Through Multinational Companies: The Real Economy Channel”

Nova SBE

TBA

May 24th
11am-12:30pm
Dong Lou
(London School of Economics)

TBA

CATÓLICA-LISBON

520-A

May 31st
11am-12:30pm
Ron Kaniel
(University of Rochester)

TBA

Nova SBE

TBA

June 7th
11am-12:30pm

Clemens Sialm (University of Texas - Austin)

TBA Nova SBE TBA
DATE RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM

May 3rd
11am-12:30pm

Francesco Franzoni
(USI Lugano)

“Strategic Trading as a Response to Short Sellers”

Nova SBE

B003
April 26th
11am-12:30pm
Kai Li
(UBC Saunder School of Business)

“Rent extraction by super-priority lenders”

Nova SBE

B003

April 12th
11am-12:30pm

Erwan Morellec (EPFL) "Debt, Innovation and Growth" Nova SBE D-115
April 5th
11am-12:30pm
Lucian Taylor
(Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)
"Dissecting Bankruptcy Frictions" Nova SBE D-115

March 29 11am-12:30pm

Augustin Landier
(HEC Paris)
"New Experimental Evidence on Expectations Formation” CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
March 22 11am-12:30pm Michael Weber
(The University of Chicago Booth School of Business)
“The Information Content of Dividends: Safer Profits, Not Higher Profits” Nova SBE D-115
March 15 11am-12:30pm Paolo Pasquariello
(University of Michigan)

"Speculation with Information Disclosure"

Nova SBE D-115
March 1 11am-12:30pm Allaudeen Hameed
(National University of Singapore)

"Anomalies and Option Volume"

CATÓLICA-LISBON 528

February 22
11am-12:30pm

Mariassunta Giannetti
(Stockholm School of Economics)

"Public Attention to Gender Equality and the Demand for Female Directors"

Nova SBE D-115
DATE RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM
November 23
11am-12:30pm
Jose Luis Peydro Alcalde
(Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
"From Finance to Fascism: The Real Effects of Germany's 1931 Banking Crisis" Nova SBE D-115

November 16
11am-12:30pm

 

Stefan Zeume
(University of Michigan's Ross School of Business)
"Organized Crime and Firms: Evidence from Italy" CATÓLICA-LISBON 526

November 9
11am-12:30pm

Clemens Otto
(Singapore Management university)
"The Downstream Impact of Upstream Tariffs: Evidence from Investment Decisions in Supply Chains" CATÓLICA-LISBON 526

October 26
11am-12:30pm

Dirk Jenter
(London School of Economics)
"Does Board Size Matter" Nova SBE D-115
October 12
11am-12:30pm
 
Johan Hombert
(HEC Paris)
"The Long-Term Consequences of the Tech Bubble on Skilled Workers' Earnings" Nova SBE D-115
September 28
11am-12:30pm
Oguzhan Ozbas
(University of Southern California)
"Can Shareholder Proposals Hurt Shareholders?
Evidence from SEC No-Action Letter Decisions"
Nova SBE D-115
June 1
11:00am- 12:30pm
Eduardo Schwartz
(UCLA)
"The Carbon Abatement Game" Nova SBE 306
May 24
11:00am- 12:30pm
Gustavo Manso
(Haas School of Business - University of California Berkeley)
"Shareholder Litigation and Corporate Innovation" Nova SBE 306
May 4
11:00am- 12:30pm
Shimon Kogan
(MIT Sloan School of Management / IDC Herzliya)
"Fake News in Financial Markets" CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
April 27
11:00am- 12:30pm
Antoinette Schoar
(MIT Sloan School of Management)
"Mergers and Acquisitions, Technological Change and Inequality" Nova SBE 306
April 13
11:00am- 12:30pm
Jules Van Binsbergen
(The Wharton School)
"Regulation of Charlatans in High-Skill Professions" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
April 6
11:00am- 12:30pm
Bige Kahraman
(Saïd Business School)

“Show Us Your Shorts!”

Nova SBE 306
March 2
11:00am- 12:30pm
Denis Gromb
(HEC Paris)
"Financial Restructuring and Resolution of Banks" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-A
DATE RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM
December 7
11:00am- 12:30pm
Elena Simintzi
(UBC Sauder School of Business)
"Mergers and Acquisitions, Technological Change and Inequality" Nova SBE 306
November 30
11:00am- 12:30pm
Eric Zwick
(University of Chicago)
"Capitalists in the Twenty-first Century" Nova SBE 306
October 27
11:00am- 12:30pm
Jessica Jeffers
(The University of Chicago Booth)
"The Impact of Restricting Labor Mobility on Corporate Investment and Entrepreneurship" Nova SBE 306
October 16
11:00am- 12:30pm
Florencio Lopez-de-Silanes
(EDHEC Business School)
"The (Earnings) Management of Depositor Discipline" Nova SBE 308

October 13
11:00am- 12:30pm

Gabriel Chodorow-Reich
(Harvard University)
"The Loan Covenant Channel: How Bank Health Transmits to the Real Economy" Nova SBE 306
October 6
11:00am- 12:30pm
Tim Jenkinson
(University of Oxford)
"Best Buys and Own Brands: Investment Platforms’ Recommendations of Mutual Funds" Nova SBE 306
September 15
11:00am- 12:30pm
Rainer Haselmann
(Goethe University Frankfurt)
“The Political Economy of Bank Bailouts” CATÓLICA-LISBON 521-B
September 8
11:00am- 12:30pm
Efraim Benmelech
(Kellogg School of Management)
“Debt, Information and Illiquidity” CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
June-23
15:30pm- 17:00pm
Panos Patatoukas
(UC Berkeley)
“Short-Sales Constraints and Aftermarket IPO Pricing” Nova SBE 308
June-16
11:00am- 12:30pm
Christian Wagner
(CBS)
“Debt refinancing and equity returns” CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
May-26
11:00am- 12:30pm
Mara Faccio
(Purdue)
"Political determinants of competition in the mobile telecommunication industry" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-A
May-5
11:00am- 12:30pm
Leonard Kostovetsky
(Boston College)
"On the Role of Human Capital in Investment Management" Nova SBE A219
Apr-21
11:00am- 12:30pm
Susan Christoffersen
(Rotman School of Management)
"Why Do Institutions Delay Reporting Their Shareholdings? Evidence from Form 13F" Nova SBE 306
Mar-24
11:00am- 12:30pm
Maria Teresa Gonzalez-Perez
(CUNEF)
"A Corridor Fix for High-Frequency VIX: Developing Coherent Implied Volatility Measures" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
Mar-17
11:00am- 12:30pm
Bing Liang
(UMass Amherst)
"Hedge Fund Manager Skills and Style-Shifting" CATÓLICA-LISBON EY
Mar-10
11:00am- 12:30pm
Kenneth Ahern
(USC)
"The Importance of Psychology in Economic Activity Evidence from Terrorist Attacks" Nova SBE A219
Feb-03
11:30am- 1:00pm
David Denis
(University of Pittsburgh)
"Persistent Operating Losses and Corporate Financial Policies" Nova SBE 306
Jan-13
11:00am- 12:30pm
Alon Kalay
(Columbia Business School)
“Complementarity between Audited Financial Reporting and Voluntary Disclosure: The Case of Former Andersen Clients” Nova SBE 306
DATE RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM
Nov-11
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Stephan Dieckmann
(The Wharton School)
“The EU Sovereign CDS Ban: Asset Pricing and Welfare Implications under Optimal Beliefs” CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
Nov-4
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Clifton Green
(Emory University)
"CEO Home Bias and Corporate Acquisitions" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-A
Oct-28
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Martin Schmalz
(University of Michigan)
"Common Ownership, Competition, and Top
Management Incentives"
CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
Sep-30
11:00am- 12:30pm
Uday Rajan
(Michigan Ross)
"Banks Behaving Badly" NOVA SBE 306
Sep-23
11:00am- 12:30pm
Jonathan Reuter
(Boston College)
"Analyst Promotions within Credit Rating Agencies: Accuracy or Bias?" NOVA SBE 306
Sep-2
11:00am- 12:30pm
Eliezer Fich
(LeBow College of Business - Drexel University)
“Advertising, Attention, and Acquisition Returns” NOVA SBE 306
May-31
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Dirk Hackbarth
(BU)
''Corporate Investment and Financing Dynamics" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-A
May-20
11:00am- 12:30pm
Lasse Heje Pedersen
(CBS)
"Efficiently Inefficient Markets for Assets and Asset Management" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
May-13
11:00am- 12:30pm
Stefan Nagel
(University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business)
"Interpreting factor models" NOVA SBE 306
May-6
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Leonid Kogan
(MIT)
"Winners and Losers: Creative Destruction and the Stock Market" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
Apr-22
11:00am- 12:30pm
Murillo Campello
(Cornell University)
"Bankruptcy and the Cost of Organized Labor: Evidence from Union Elections" NOVA SBE 306
Apr-8
11:00am- 12:30pm
Victoria Ivashina
(Harvard)
"Monetary Policy and Global Banking" NOVA SBE 223
Apr-1
11:00am- 12:30pm
Stefano Giglio
(Chicago Booth)
"Excess Volatility: Beyond Discount Rates" NOVA SBE 306
Mar-11
11:00am- 12:30pm
Filippo Ippolito
(Pompeu Fabra)
"The effect of Bank Health on the Renegotiation of Credit Line Agreements" NOVA SBE 217
Feb-19
11:00am- 12:30pm
Gil Sadka
(UT Dallas)
"Macroeconomic Activity Under Uncertainty: How Firm-Level and Aggregate-Level Uncertainties Interact" NOVA SBE 308
Feb-12
11:00am- 12:30pm

Benjamin Golez
(Notre Dame)

"Four centuries of return predictability" NOVA SBE 144
Jan-22
14:00pm-
15:30
Simon Johnson
(MIT)
"Systemic Risk: The Problem and A Potential Solution" NOVA SBE 306

Dec-18
11:00am- 12:30pm

Manuel Adelino
(Duke University)
"Loan Originations and Defaults in the Mortgage Crisis: The Role of the Middle Class" NOVA SBE 306
Oct-30
2:00pm- 3:30pm
Andrey Golubov
(Rotman)
"Employment Protection and Takeovers" CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
Oct-23
11:00am-12:30pm
Thomas Bates
(ASU)
“Is there Performance-Based Turnover on Corporate Boards?” NOVA SBE 306
Oct-16
11:00am-12:30pm
Oliver Boguth
(ASU)
"Dissecting Conglomerates" NOVA SBE 308
Oct-9
11:00am-12:30pm
Philip Strahan
(Boston College)
"Bank Quality, Judicial  Efficiency and Borrower Runs: Evidence from Italy" NOVA SBE 306
Sep- 25
11:00am-12:30pm
Kimberly Cornaggia (American University) "Where the Heart Is:
Information Production and the Home Bias"

NOVA SBE

306
Sep- 11
11:00am -12:30pm

Xavier Giroud
(MIT)
"Firm Leverage and Unemployment
during the Great Recession"


NOVA SBE


306


June - 26
2:00pm - 3:30pm

Martin Brown
(University of St. Gallen)
"Internal Control and Strategic Communication within Firms – Evidence from Bank Lending"
CATÓLICA-LISBON

522-B
June - 19
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Pedro Saffi
(University of Cambridge)
"Short Sales Constraints and the Diversification Puzzle"
CATÓLICA-LISBON

522-B
 
June - 12
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Francesca Cornelli
(LBS)
"CEO Turnover in LBOs: The Role of Boards" CATÓLICA-LISBON 520-A
June - 5
11:00am -12:30pm
Ran Duchin
(UW - Foster School of Busniness)
"Spillovers inside Conglomerates: Incentives and Capital"


NOVA SBE


306
May - 29
11:00am -12:30pm
Isaac Hacamo
(Kelley School of Business)
"Monetary Policy and the Distribution of Housing Wealth: The Cost of Capital Channel"
NOVA SBE

306
May - 27
11:00am -12:30pm
 Heitor Almeida
(College of Business at Illinois)
“A New Perspective on Bank-Dependency: The Liquidity Insurance Channel”
CATÓLICA-LISBON

522-B
May - 8
11:00am -12:30pm
Murillo Campello
(Johnson Cornell University)
"Customer Concentration and Loan contract Terms"
NOVA SBE

306
April - 17
11:00am -12:30pm
Laurent Fresard
(University of Maryland)
"Corporate Strategy, Conformism, and the Stock Market"
NOVA SBE

306
March - 30
2:00pm -3:30pm
 Mauricio Larrain
(Columbia Business School)
"How Collateral Laws Shape Lending and Sectoral Activity"
CATÓLICA-LISBON

522-B

Accounting

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DATE

RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM
February 2019 Jan Bouwens
(University of Amsterdam)
TBA ISEG  
DATE RESEARCHER PRESENTATION LOCATION ROOM

October 12
2:30-4pm

Hanno Roberts
(BI Norwegian Business School)
“Interventionist research - doing it, writing it, liking it” Nova SBE D-115
July 10
10-11:30am
Ervin Black
(University of Oklahoma)
“Non-GAAP accounting research” ISCTE-IUL Auditorium 0NE03
May 11
2:30-4pm
Chiara Mio
(University of Venice)
"The evolution of corporate reporting" ISCTE-IUL Auditorium Afonso de Barros (Ala Autónoma)
May 11
2:30-4pm
Marco Fasan
(University of Venice)
"Code of Ethics and Cost of Capital" ISCTE-IUL Auditorium Afonso de Barros (Ala Autónoma)
May 11
2:00-3:30pm
Chris Chapman
(University of Bristol)
"Values in management control: Routines of measurement and deliberation" ISEG CTT
Quelhas 6
Jan-26
11am-12:30pm
Argyro Panaretou
(Lancaster University)
"Are Debt Valuation Adjustments Reflecting Changes in Credit Spreads?" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
DATE RESEARCHER

PRESENTATION

LOCATION ROOM
Nov-24
2:30-4pm
Ana Albuquerque
(Boston University)
“Has Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act Discouraged Corporate Investment? New Evidence from a Natural Experiment” ISCTE Auditorium 0NE1
Oct-27
2:30pm-4pm
Teerooven Soobaroyen

(Essex Business School)

“The interplay between NGO accountability and 'development' ” Nova SBE 308
Set-29
2:30pm-4pm
Giovanna Michelon
(Exeter University)
“No pressure, no diamonds? Social movement mechanisms of shareholder influence on CSR disclosure” ISCTE-IUL Auditorium 0NE01, Building I
Jul-04
2-3:30pm
Ann Vanstraelen

(Maastricht University)

"PCAOB Inspections and Audit Firm Behavior: An Analysis of the First Three Inspection Rounds of Small Audit Firms" ISEG/ULisboa EDIFER
(2nd floor)
Jun-30
2:30pm-4pm
Ivana Raonic
(Cass Business School)
"Economic consequences of earnings and analysts’ forecasts management for multi segment firms" ISCTE-IUL Auditorium 0NE01
June-23
3:30pm-5pm
Panos Patatoukas
(UC Berkeley)
“Short-Sales Constraints and Aftermarket IPO Pricing” Nova SBE 308
May-19
2:30pm-4pm
Paulo Alves
(Católica Porto Business School)
“Heterogeneous Narrative Content in Annual Reports Published as PDF Files: Extraction, Classification and Incremental Predictive Ability”

ISCTE-IUL

Auditorium 0NE01
Apr-10
11am-12:30pm
Zoltan Novotny-Farkas
(Lancaster University)
"Comparability and predictive ability of loan loss provisions - The role of accounting regulation versus bank supervision" CATÓLICA-LISBON 522-B
Mar-17
11am-12:30pm
F. Asis Martinez-Jerez
(University of Notre Dame, Mendoza College of Business, USA)
“Leader Effects in Competition among Teams: Evidence from a Field Intervention” ISEG/ULisboa 306 Quelhas 6
Feb-17
2-3:30pm
Maria Correia
    (LSE)
"Does fundamental volatility help explain credit risk?" ISCTE  Auditorium 0NE01
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