CEPR Household Finance Seminar Series
Registering for the seminar series: As of February 2022, there is a new registration system for this series. Please visit here to register. Even if you have previously registered or attended a session within this series, you will need to re-register. Once registration has been completed here, it will not be required for future sessions of the series.
Submitting a paper for the seminar series: This is optional. If you have a paper that you wish to be considered for the seminar series, please click here.
CEPR Household Finance Seminar Series
The CEPR Network on Household Finance is launching a new online seminar series on Household Finance. The series is currently run by Matteo Benetton (UC Berkeley) and Michaela Pagel (Columbia University). We meet once a month on the second Friday at (CEST 15:00) on Zoom. This is structured like a regular seminar, with light-touch moderation and opportunities to ask questions during the presentation. The Zoom link to each seminar will be made available by email, one hour before the session.
To receive information on how to join each seminar, please sign up to our CEPR Household Finance mailing list by clicking https://portal.cepr.org/cepr-household-finance-seminar-series. Follow us on twitter (@cepr_org) and visit our webpage https://cepr.org/cepr-household-finance-seminar-series. The network has set up a Google Calendar where information on its activities will be posted. Talks will be regularly updated on the Google Calendar (click to access the Google Calendar and click to access in iCal format). To register to attend the series, please register via Zoom here.
There is an opportunity for interested potential speakers to submit papers by clicking here. We solicit papers in the following areas, but other related areas are also welcome:
- Asset allocation and debt behaviour over the life cycle
- Financing retirement and the demographic transition
- Consumer indebtedness, financial distress, and default decisions
- Behavioural approaches to household finance
- Financial literacy and financial education programs
- Trust, subjective expectations, pessimism, and financial decisions
- International comparisons of household finances using micro-data
- Financial advice and legal protection of investors and borrowers
- Financial innovation and household finances
- Households liquidity and risk management
- Climate change, sustainability, and household finances
You can update your registration with a new paper submission, or a temporary or permanent withdrawal of the registration at any time by visiting this here
On the registration form, please use the "Comments" box for the following purposes:
- Provide the URL to your official website - please note that this is mandatory
- A link to the paper
- To unsubscribe
- Any other message you wish to relay to the organisers
Director, CEPR Network on Household Finance
Upcoming Seminars for 2022
- Friday 10 June 2022, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Pierre Mabille (INSEAD)
Paper title: "Financial Constraints and the Racial Housing Gap"
- Friday 9 September 2022, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Bruce Carlin (Rice University)
Paper title: "Deputizing financial institutions to fight elder abuse"
- Friday 13 May 2022, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Huan Tang (London School of Economics and CEPR)
- Friday 1 April 2022, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Tony Cookson (University of Colorado - Boulder)
Paper title: "Shale shocked: Cash windfalls and household debt repayment"
- Friday 11 March 2022, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Emily Williams (Harvard Business School)
Co-author: Tetyana Balyuk (Emory University)
Paper title: "Friends and Family Money: P2P Transfers and Financially Fragile Consumer"
- Friday 11 February 2022, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Camelia M. Kuhnen (University of North Carolina)
Co-author: Michael Gropper (University of North Carolina)
Paper title: "Wealth and Insurance Choices: Evidence from US Households"
- Friday 14 January 2022, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Bronson Argyle (Brigham Young University)
Paper title: "Personal Bankruptcy and the Accumulation of Shadow Debt"
- Friday 26 November 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Florian Exler (University of Vienna)
Co-author: Igor Livshits (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia), James MacGee (Bank of Canada) and Michèle Tertilt (University of Mannheim).
Paper title: "Consumer Credit with Over-Optimistic Borrowers"
- Friday 5 November 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Cynthia M. Balloch (LSE)
Co-author: Julian Richers (Morgan Stanley and Addepar).
Paper title: "Asset Allocation and Returns in the Portfolios of the Wealthy"
- Friday 4 June 2021, 3pm-4pm CEST
Friday 21 May 2021, 3pm-4pm CEST
- Friday 23 April 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Ankit Kalda (Indiana University)
- Friday 19 March 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Lasse Pedersen (AQR Capital Management, Copenhagen Business School and CEPR)
Paper Title: Game On: Social Networks and Markets
- Friday 12 March 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Paolina C. Medina (Texas A&M University)
Co-authors: Michaela Pagel (Columbia University)
Paper Title: Does Saving Cause Borrowing?
- Friday 26 February 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Matteo Benetton (University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business)
Co-authors: Giovanni Compiani (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)
- Friday 12 February 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Dimuthu Ratnadiwakara (Louisiana State University)
Co-authors: Buvaneshwaran Venugopal (University of Central Florida - College of Business Administration)
Friday 29 January 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Paper Title: Human vs. Machine: Underwriting Decisions in Finance
Friday 15 January 2021, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Enrichetta Ravina (Kellogg School of Management; European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)
Co-authors: Cheng Luo (Farallon Capital Management), Luis M. Viceira (Harvard Business School - Finance Unit; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Friday 11 December 2020, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Michaela Pagel (Columbia University and CEPR)
Co-authors: Scott R. Baker (Northwestern University), R. Farrokhnia (Columbia University), Steffen Meyer (University of Southern Denmark, Danish Finance Institute), Constantine Yannelis (University of Chicago, Booth School of Business)
Friday 13 November 2020, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Raman Uppal (EDHEC Business School and CEPR)
Paper Title: Investor Sophistication and Portfolio Dynamics
Friday 30 October 2020, 3pm-4pm CET
Speaker: Jacelly Cespedes (University of Minnesota)
Friday 16 October 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Roine Vestman (Stockholm University and CEPR)
Co-authors: Dany Kessel (Sodertorn University (University College of Southern Stockholm); Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN)) and Björn Tyrefors (Research Institute of Industrial Economics (IFN); Stockholm University)
- Friday 2 October 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Kim Peijnenburg (EDHEC and CEPR)
Paper Title: Breaking Bad: How Health Shocks Prompt Crime
- Friday 18 September 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: John Gathergood (University of Nottingham)
Co-author: Arna Olafsson (Copenhagen Business School and CEPR)
- Friday 4 September 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Cameron Peng (LSE)
Co-authors: Pengjie Gao (University of Notre Dame - Mendoza College of Business), Allen Hu (Yale School of Management), Peter Kelly (University of Notre Dame) and Ning Zhu (Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) - Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF); Tsinghua University - PBC School of Finance)
Paper Title: Exploited by Complexity
Friday 21 August 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Vyacheslav Fos (Boston College and CEPR)
Paper Title: Tuition, Debt, and Human Capital
- Friday 7 August 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Francesco D'Acunto (Boston College)
Paper Title: Identity and Choice under Risk
- Friday 24 July 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Pascal Noel (University of Chicago)
Co-authors: Peter Ganong (University of Chicago and NBER), Damon Jones (University of Chicago and NBER), Diana Farrell (JPMorgan Chase Institute), Fiona Greig (JPMorgan Chase Institute) and Chris Wheat (JPMorgan Chase Institute)
- Friday 10 July 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST
Speaker: Moritz Kuhn (University of Bonn and CEPR)
For feedback/suggestions, please contact Lydia Williams, Events Officer at [email protected]
CEPR Household Finance Network: https://cepr.org/content/cepr-network-household-finance
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