Finance Research Seminars 2022

The ACFR holds regular online (via MS Teams) Research Seminars that highlight current research in the Finance Industry. Format: Academic papers are presented by one of their authors and are followed by a Q&A discussion. All are welcome to join the Teams Meeting via the links below.


10/03/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Does Wall Street Discriminate by Race? Evidence from Analyst Target Prices

Prof. Sean Wang (Edwin L. Cox School of Business, Southern Methodist University, US).

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24/03/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Who pays the liquidity cost?

Prof. Yu Jinyoung (Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea)

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30/03/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Crowding and Factor Returns

Prof. Wenjin Kang (Shanghai University of Finance and Economics)

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7/04/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

In Holdings we Trust: Uncovering the ESG fund Lemons

Prof. Sebastian Gehricke (Otago University, NZ)

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28/04/2022, 3-4 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Futures Contract Collateralization and its Implications

Prof. Simon S. Kwok (University of Sydney)

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12/05/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Changing Expected Returns Can Induce Spurious Serial Correlation

Prof. Kuntara Pukthuanthong (University of Missouri)

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26/05/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Is Transparency Always Good? Evidence from Exchange Inquiry Letters in China

Prof. Jun Chen (Auckland University of Technology)

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10/06/2022, 2 -3 pm in NZST via Microsoft Teams

Financialization and Commodity Markets Serial Dependence

Prof. Yubo Tao (Singapore Management University, Singapore)

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21/07/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, Room WF710, AUT City Campus

Problem debt, financial vulnerability, and Buy Now Pay Later: The case of young adults in New Zealand

Prof. Aaron Gilbert (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)


11/08/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, via Microsoft Teams

100% Pure? Households’ preferences and attitudes with respect to Socially Responsible Investing

Prof. Helen Roberts (Otago University, New Zealand)

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01/09/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, via Microsoft Teams

Wisdom of Crowds and Commodity Pricing

Prof. John Fan (Griffith University, Australia)

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22/09/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, Room WF710, AUT City Campus

Family to Firm Expansion: How Does the CEO Children Number Affect Corporate Investment?

Prof. Nhut (Nick) Nguyen (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)


13/10/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, Room WF710, AUT City Campus

Model-free Implied Dependence and the Cross-Section of Returns

Prof. Gertjan Verdict (KU Leuven, Belgium)

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20/10/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, Room WF710, AUT City Campus

TBC

Dr Justin Nguyen (Massey Univeristy)


17/11/2022, 1-2 pm in NZST, Room WF713, AUT City Campus

TBA

Dr Olga Dodd (Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand)