Mendoza School of Business

Clark Seminar Series – Fall 2018

Jonathan Wright

Jonathan Wright, Professor

Department of Economics, Johns Hopkins University

TOPIC: “Interest Rage Conundrums in the 21st Century

Mara Faccio

Mara Faccio, Hanna Chair in Entrepreneurship, Professor of Finance

Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

TOPIC: “Political Determinants of Competition in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry

Rawley Heimer

Rawley Heimer, Assistant Professor of Finance

Carroll School of Management, Boston College

TOPIC: “Shale Shocked: The Long Run Effect of Income on Household Debt”

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Christopher Hrdlicka, Assistant Professor of Finance and Business Economics

Michael G. Foster School of Business, University of Washington


Alberto Rossi

Alberto Rossi, Associate Professor of Finance

Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland

TOPIC: “Predicting Stock Market Returns with Machine Learning”

Elizabeth Berger

Elizabeth Berger, Assistant Professor of Finance

Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University

TOPIC: “Does Stock Mispricing Drive Firm Policies? Mutual Fund Fire Sales and Selection Bias”

Mitchell Petersen

Mitchell Petersen, Glen E. Vasel Professor of Finance

Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

TOPIC: “Understanding the Rise in Corporate Cash: Precautionary Savings or Foreign Taxes