Semester 1  

Wednesday 1st October 2014


Mark Shackleton, (Lancaster University), "Discounting, value and dollar beta matching in flexible cashflow systems"
Monday 6th October 2014 Evangelos Vagenas-Nanos, (Glasgow University), “Does Investor Sentiment Influence Bidder Announcement Abnormal Returns?"
Monday 20th October 2014 Qingwei Wang, (Cardiff University), “Time-varying Noise Trader Risk and Asset Prices”
Monday 10th November 2014

Ahmed Salhin, (Heriot-Watt University), "Investor Sentiment and Stock Returns:  Further Evidence from the UK"

Michael Machokoto, “Investment and Financing Policy: UK   Evidence”

Monday 24th November 2014 Bruce Burton, (Dundee University), "Oil Tankers and Elastic Bands - The UK's Approach to Regulatory change in the Corporate and   Financial Market Sectors"
Semester 2  

Friday 6th February 2015


Jonathan Fletcher, (University of Strathclyde), “An   examination of the benefits of the dynamic trading strategies in U.K. equity closed-end funds?”

Monday 23rd February 2015


Tatiana Rodionova, (University of Edinburgh), “Social Responsibility Indices and Bribery: The impact of FTSE4Good on an international sample of high-risk firms”

Monday 9th March 2015


Jo Danbolt (University of Edinburgh), “A Managerial Index Game?”

Monday 23rd March 2015


Andy Adams, (Heriot-Watt University), “Can Fan Ownership Rescue Scottish Football?”