Agenda

Day 0: Thursday, July 26, 2018 (Location: Executive Housing)

   Reception and Networking Dinner for Conference Participants
(7:00 PM onwards)

Day 1: Friday, July 27, 2018 (Location: AC7, LT)
WELCOME ADDRESS
Rajendra Srivastava

Dean and Novartis Professor of Marketing Strategy and Innovation
Indian School of Business
(8:30 AM-8:45 AM)
Session 1:Market / Investors
(8:45 AM-10:45 AM)
Session Chair:  Andrew Karolyi, Cornell University
Inside Brokers
 
Authors          Weikai Li, Singapore Management University
                        Abhiroop Mukherjee, HKUST
                        Rik Sen, University of New South Wales
           
Discussant    Lixiong Guo, University of Alabama
Background Noise? TV Advertising Affects Real Time Investor Behaviour
 
Authors           Alminas Zaldokas, HKUST                         
                        Jura Liaukonyte, Cornell University
 
Discussant     Prachi Deuskar, Indian School of Business
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM  - Tea Break
SESSION 2:   Labour and Finance
(11:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Session Chair: Bhagwan Chowdhry, University of California, LA
The Dark Side of Technological Progress? Impact of E-commerce on employees at Brick and Mortar Retailer
 
 Authors          Manpreet Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
                         Sudheer Chava, Georgia Institute of Technology
                         Linghang Zeng, Georgia Institute of Technology
                         Alexander Oettl, Georgia Institute of Technology
                                   
 Discussant    Shashwat Alok, Indian School of Business

 
Workplace Flexibility and Entrepreneurship
           
 Authors          Jian Zhang, Hong Kong Baptist University
                         Changcheng Song, National University of Singapore
                         Sumit Agarwal, National University of Singapore
                         Tien Foo Sing, National University of Singapore
           
 
Discussant      Rik Sen, University of New South Wales
      Lunch Break and Networking - Bajaj Dining Hall
                              (1:00 PM-3:30 PM)                                  
SESSION 3:   Finance and Technology
(3:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Session Chair: Omesh Kini, Georgia State University
Decentralized Mining in Centralized Pools

Authors          Jiasun Li, George Mason University
                        Lin William Cong, University of Chicago
                        Zhiguo He, University of Chicago
 
 
Discussant    Bhagwan Chowdhry, University of California, LA 
The Relationship Dilemma: Organizational Culture and the Adoption of Credit Scoring Technology in Indian Banking
 
Authors          Prachi Mishra, IMF
                        N R Prabhala, University of Maryland
                        Raghuram G. Rajan, University of Chicago


Discussant     Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business 

 
Day 2: Saturday, July 28, 2018
SESSION 4:   Debt and Externalities
(8:30 AM-10:30 AM)
Session Chair: Alminas Zaldokas, HKUST
Feedback Effect and Investor Information Acquisition: Implications for Agency Problems

Authors         Naveen Gondhi, INSEAD
                       Jesse Davis, University of North Carolina
 
 
Discussant     Ajay Subramanian, Georgia State University
Roads and Loans
 
Authors         Lakshmi Naaraayanan, HKUST
                       Abhiroop Mukherjee, HKUST
                       Sumit Agarwal, National University of Singapore
 

Discussant    Prasanna Tantri, Indian School of Business 
                                                 10:45 AM - 11:00 AM  - Tea Break                                                           
Presentation on CAF Data and Research
Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business
(10:45 AM-11:00 AM)
SESSION 5:   BANKING
(11:00 AM-1:00 PM)
Session Chair: Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business
Winning Connections: Special Interests and the Sale of Failed Banks
 
           
Authors         Thomas Lambert, Erasmus University
                       Deniz Igan, IMF
                       Wolf Wagner, Erasmus University and CEPR
                       Quxian Zhang, Monash University
 

Discussant    Manpreet Singh, Georgia Institute of Technology
Aggregate Risk, Bank Competition and Regulation in General Equilibrium
 
 
Authors         Ajay Subramanian, Georgia State University
                       Ahmad Peivandi, Georgia State University
                       Mohammad Abbas Rezaei, University of California, Berkeley


Discussant    Naveen Gondhi, INSEAD
   Lunch Break and Networking - Bajaj Dining Hall
                                        (1:00 PM-3:30 PM)                                        
SESSION 6:   CORPORATE GOVERNANCE
(3:30 PM-5:30 PM)
Session Chair: Ajay Subramanian, Georgia State University
Globalization and Insider Trading: Evidence from Cross Border Mergers and Acquisitions
 
Authors         Lixiong Guo, University of Alabama
                       Xueting Zhang, University of New South Wales
 
 
Discussant    Omesh Kini, Georgia State University
Management (of) Proposals
 
Authors         Rik Sen, University of New South Wales
                       Goeun Choi, Arizona State University
                       Ilona Babenko, Arizona State University
 
 
Discussant     Alminas Zaldokas, HKUST
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM - Tea Break
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
 
Andrew Karolyi,
Harold Bierman, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Management
Cornell University
(6:00 PM-7:00 PM)
BEST PAPER AWARD PRESENTATION
VOTE OF THANKS
Krishnamurthy Subramanian, Indian School of Business