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Silicon Prairie Finance Webinars Organized by College of Business

Event Details

WHEN: June 3, 2020 through July 29, 2020
WHERE: Online Via Zoom

Registration Window

Opens: 2020-06-02
Closes: 2020-07-29

Event Description

While organizers postponed the Silicon Prairie Finance Conference, we want to provide presenters an opportunity to showcase their research. Join us Wednesdays (dates below) at 2 p.m. for paper presentations and discussion. Webinars will include 1-2 papers presented at each session over the course of the next few months. Registrants will receive an immediate confirmation message with Zoom information upon completing the registration process.

Currently confirmed presentations include the following. Additional speakers will be added as they are confirmed.

Wednesday, June 3 | 2 p.m.: Tyler Jensen, Iowa State University - "Does More Effective Board Monitoring Make Management Guidance More Credible?"

Wednesday, June 10 | 2 p.m.: Mosab Hammoudeh, University of Iowa - "Seeking Efficiency or Price Gouging? Evidence from Pharmaceutical Mergers"

Wednesday, June 17 | 2 p.m.: Petral Singl, University of Iowa - “When Does Cash-Flow Risk Matter to Investors? Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic”

Wednesday, July 1 | 2 p.m.: Liying Wang, University of Nebraska-Lincoln ) - “Lifting the Veil: How Do Corporate Bond Underwriters Price Offerings?”

Wednesday, July 8 | 2 p.m.: Justin Balthrop, University of Kansas - “Tranching is Also Catering”

Wednesday, July 15 | 2 p.m.: Kevin Pisciotta, University of Kansas - "Initial Public Offerings and the Local Economy"

Wednesday, July 22 | 2 p.m.: Lezgin Ay, Iowa State University

Wednesday, July 29 | 2 p.m.: Brian Baugh, University of Nebrsaka-Lincoln - "Firm Customer Bases"