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Behavioral Finance Meeting

James Choi and Kelly Shue, Organizers

April 11, 2015

University of Chicago
Gleacher Center, Booth School of Business (Downtown Chicago)
Room 100
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL



Friday, April 10

6:00 pm

Joint Reception and Dinner
University of Chicago
Gleacher Center-Executive Dining Room 621
450 North Cityfront Drive
Chicago, IL

Saturday, April 11

8:00 am

Continental Breakfast

8:30 am

Cary Frydman, University of Southern California
What Drives Peer Effects in Financial Decision-Making? Neural and Behavioral Evidence

Discussant: Camelia Kuhnen, University of North Carolina and NBER

9:30 am

Hong Ru, Massachusetts Institute Technology
Antoinette Schoar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Do Credit Card Companies Screen for Behavioral Biases?

Discussant: Benjamin Keys, University of Chicago

10:30 am


11:00 am

Joshua Madsen, University of Minnesota
Marina Niessner, Yale University
Is Investor Attention for Sale? The Role of Advertising in Financial Markets

Discussant: Eric Zitzewitz, Dartmouth College and NBER

12:00 pm

Lunch- Executive Dining Room 621

1:00 pm

Erik Eyster, London School of Economics
Matthew Rabin, University of California at Berkeley
Dimitri Vayanos, London School of Economics and NBER
Financial Markets where Traders Neglect the Informational Content of Prices

Discussant: Kent Daniel, Columbia University and NBER

2:00 pm

Dong Lou, London School of Economics
Christopher Polk, London School of Economics
Spyros Skouras, Athens University of Economics and Business
A Tug of War: Overnight versus Intraday Expected Returns

Discussant: Paul Tetlock, Columbia University

3:00 pm


3:30 pm

Olivier Dessaint, University of Toronto
Adrien Matray, HEC-Paris
Do Managers Overreact to Salient Risks? Evidence from Hurricane Strikes

Discussant: Todd Gormley, University of Pennsylvania

4:30 pm