CFI Research Seminar Series 2016/17

All seminars will be in MB162 at 1.15pm (unless stated otherwise)


Semester 1  
Monday 3rd October 2016 Maria Boutchkova (University of Edinburgh), How Stable Are Corporate Ownership Structures?
Monday 17th October 2016 Yener Altunbas (Bangor University), Are powerful CEOs a corporate governance problem? Evidence from the financial crimes of US banks
Monday 31st October 2016

Hao Li (Heriot-Watt University), Do ex-ante board connections and target board retention matter? Evidence from UK takeovers.

Monday 14th November 2016 Khelifa Mazouz (Cardiff University), The risk explanation of the R&D anomaly.
Semester 2  
Monday 6th February 2017 Dimos Kambouroudis (Stirling University), Performance and volatility forecasting comparisons: Socially responsible versus conventional and market indices.
Monday 6th March 2017 Cal Muckley (University College Dublin), Why Do Privatized Firms Pay Higher Dividends?
Tuesday 21st March 2017 Wenxuan Hou (University of Edinburgh), Alternative Legal Institutions, Xinfang, and Finance.
Monday 5th June 2017 (MBG20) Kim Cuong Ly, (Swansea University), Funding liquidity risk and internal market in the multi-bank holding companies: Diversification or internalization?