October 26, 2017   
Information Sharing and Lender Specialization:  Evidence from the U.S. Commercial Lending Market
Jose Liberti, DePaul University College of Business
(joint work with Jason Sturgess, Queen Mary University and Andrew Sutherland, MIT Sloan).
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  TBA



December 7, 2017   
Michael Weisbach, Ohio University
(joint work with .....)
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room   TBA






January 26, 2017    
Does Oil and Gold Price Uncertainty Matter for the Stock Market?
Thorsten Lehnert, Luxembourg School of Finance
(joint work with Dennis Bams, Maastricht University - Department of Finance; DLL; Gildas Blanchard, Maastricht University and Iman Honarvar, Maastricht University - Department of Finance)
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  613



February 2, 2017    
Operating Losses and Corporate Financial Policies
David Denis,  KATZ University of Pittsburgh
(joint work with Stephen B. McKeon, Univeristy of Oregon)
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504



March 9, 2017   (Joint FIN and ECO Seminar) 
The Importance of Psychology in Economic Activity: Evidence from Terrorist Attacks
Kenneth Ahern, University of Southern California, Marshall School of Business
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504



March 30, 2017    
The Impact of Corporate Distress Along the Supply Chain: evidence from United States
Lucia Gibilaro, University of Bergamo
(joint work with Gianluca Mattarocci)
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504



April 20, 2017   
The Practice of Risk Oversight: Information Intermediares
Maria Zhivitskaya, LSE - London School of Economics
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504



May 18, 2017   
Exploring Consumers´Financial Fragility in Europe: Over-indebtedness, rainy days funds and te role of financial literacy
Gianni Nicolini, Facolta`DI Economia Universita`DI Roma "Tor Vergata" 
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504



May 25, 2017   
Political Determinants of Competition, in the Mobile Telecommunication Industry
Mara Faccio, Purdue University, University of Chicago, ABFER & ECGI
(joint work with Luigi Zingales, University of Chicago, NBER & CEPR)
Time and venue: 1-2pm, room  504