Behavioral Finance Meeting

Nicholas C. Barberis, Organizer

October 30, 2020

Conference Code of Conduct

Friday, October 30
FORMAT: 20 minutes for presenter; 15 minutes for the discussant; and 10 minutes of Q&A
11:00 am
Xavier Gabaix, Harvard University and NBER
Ralph S. J. Koijen, University of Chicago and NBER

In Search of the Origins of Financial Fluctuations: The Inelastic Markets Hypothesis
Discussant: Michael W. Brandt, Duke University
11:45 am
Tobias J. Moskowitz, Yale University and NBER
Kaushik Vasudevan, Yale University

What Can Betting Markets Tell Us About Investor Preferences and Beliefs? Implications for Low Risk Anomalies
Discussant: Ted O'Donoghue, Cornell University
12:30 pm
Break
1:30 pm
Alexander M. Chinco, Baruch College
Samuel M. Hartzmark, Boston College and NBER
Abigail Sussman, University of Chicago

Necessary Evidence For A Risk Factor’s Relevance
Discussant: Elena Asparouhova, University of Utah
2:15 pm
Nikolai Roussanov, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Hongxun Ruan, University of Pennsylvania
Yanhao Wei, University of Southern California

Mutual Fund Flows and Performance in (Imperfectly) Rational Markets?
Discussant: Jiacui Li, University of Utah
3:00 pm
Break
3:30 pm
Pooya Molavi, Northwestern University
Alireza Tahbaz-Salehi, Northwestern University
Andrea Vedolin, Boston University and NBER

Asset Pricing with Misspecified Models
Discussant: Benjamin M. Hébert, Stanford University and NBER
4:15 pm
Allen Hu, Yale University
Song Ma, Yale University and NBER

Persuading Investors: A Video-Based Study
Discussant: Emily Falk, University of Pennsylvania
5:00 pm
Adjourn