Previous Seminars

June 20th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm   Venue: LSE
Speaker: James Brugler (University of Cambridge)

Seminar title: Single stock circuit breakers on the London Stock Exchange: Do they improve subsequent market quality?

June 13th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm   Venue: LSE
Speaker: Rohit Rahi (LSE)

Seminar title: Information Aggregation in a Competitive Economy

May 30th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm   Venue: LSE
Speaker: Sarah Zhang (Manchester Business School)

Seminar title: Need for Speed: An Empirical Analysis of Hard and Soft Information in a High Frequency World

May 23rd 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm   Venue: LSE
Speaker: Albert J. Menkveld (VU University Amsterdam)

Seminar title: Crowded Trades: An Overlooked Systemic Risk for Central Clearing Counterparties

May 16th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: R407 (FMG Library), 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building.
Speaker: Peter Sarlin (
Åbo Akademi University)
Title: Macroprudential oversight, risk communication and visualizations

May 9th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: R407 (FMG Library), 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building.
Speaker: Alistair Milne (Loughborough University)
Title: A model of investment subject to financing constraints

May 2nd 2014

Time: 12.00 - 1.00pm
Venue: R405, 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building
Speaker: Byoung Kang (the Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Title: Prime Broker-Level Comovement in Hedge Fund Returns: Information or Contagion?

March 20th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: R407 (FMG Library), 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building.
Speaker: Loriana Pelizzon (Universita' Ca' Foscari di Venezia)
Title: Sovereign, Bank and Insurance Credit Spreads: Connectedness and System Networks

March 7th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: R407 (FMG Library), 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building.
Speaker: Andrew Ellul (Kelley School of Business, Indiana University Bloomington)
Title: Mark-to-Market Accounting and Systemic Risk: Evidence from the Insurance Industry

February 28th 2014

Time: 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: R407 (FMG Library), 4th Floor, Lionel Robbins Building
Speaker: Giulia Iori (City University London)
Title: A network analysis of the E-mid interbank market: implications for financial stability

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