Behavioral Finance Working Group

Nicholas C. Barberis, Organizer

November 2, 2018

NBER, 2nd Floor Conference Room, 1050 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

Conference Code of Conduct

Thursday, November 1
6:30 pm
Bambara Restaurant at Hotel Marlowe (across the street from the Royal Sonesta Hotel)
Friday, November 2
8:00 am
Continental Breakfast
8:30 am
Huseyin Gulen, Purdue University
Mihai Ion, The University of Arizona
Stefano Rossi, Bocconi University

Credit Cycles and Corporate Investment
Discussant: Samuel Hanson, Harvard University and NBER
9:30 am
Carolin Pflueger, University of Chicago and NBER
Emil Siriwardane, Harvard University and NBER
Adi Sunderam, Harvard University and NBER

A Measure of Risk Appetite for the Macroeconomy
Discussant: Ralph S. J. Koijen, University of Chicago and NBER
10:30 am
11:00 am
Cary Frydman, University of Southern California
Lawrence J. Jin, Cornell University

Efficient Coding and Risky Choice
Discussant: Michael Woodford, Columbia University and NBER
12:00 pm
1:00 pm
Alexander M. Chinco, Baruch College

The Madness Of Crowds And The Likelihood Of Bubbles
Discussant: Pedro Bordalo, University of Oxford
2:00 pm
Shimon Kogan, University of Pennsylvania
Tobias J. Moskowitz, Yale University and NBER
Marina Niessner, University of Pennsylvania

Fake News: Evidence from Financial Markets
Discussant: Eric Zitzewitz, Dartmouth College and NBER
3:00 pm
3:30 pm
Manuel Adelino, Duke University and NBER
Antoinette Schoar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and NBER
Felipe Severino, Dartmouth College

Perception of House Price Risk and Homeownership
Discussant: Robert J. Shiller, Yale University and NBER
4:30 pm