CEPR Household Finance Seminar Series

Registering for the seminar series: You will only need to register once to participate in the whole series. An email with a Zoom link to each seminar will be emailed to you an hour before each seminar. You can suspend or reverse your registration at any time by returning here.

Submitting a paper for the seminar series: This is optionall. If you have a paper that you wish to be considered for the seminar series, please tick the "Would you like to submit a paper?" box on the registration form.  

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 Cristian Badarinza (National University of Singapore) and Vimal Balasubramaniam (Queen Mary University of London). We meet once a fortnight on Friday (CET 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 on 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).

There is an opportunity for interested potential speakers to submit papers by clicking https://portal.cepr.org/cepr-household-finance-seminar-series. 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 link.

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
 
We are looking forward to fruitful interactions and wide participation from different parts of the world. 
 
Kind regards,

Michael Haliassos
Director, CEPR Network on Household Finance
 

Next Seminar

  • 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)

Paper Title: Income, Liquidity, and the Consumption Response to the 2020 Economic Stimulus Payments

 

CEPR Household Finance Calendar

 

Upcoming Seminars

 

  • 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)

Paper Title: Retail Investors’ Contrarian Behavior Around News and the Momentum Effect

 

  • Friday 29 January 2021, 3pm-4pm CET

Speaker: Mark Jansen (University of Utah) 

Co-authors: Hieu Nguyen (University of Utah) and Amin Shams (Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business)

Paper Title: Human vs. Machine: Underwriting Decisions in Finance

 

  • 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

Paper Title: Climate Risk Perceptions and Demand for Flood Insurance

 

  • Friday 26 February 2021, 3pm-4pm CET

Speaker: Paolina Medina (Mays Business School of Texas A&M University)

Co-authors: Michaela Pagel (Columbia University and CEPR)

Paper Title: Does Saving Cause Borrowing?

 

Past Seminars

  • Friday 13 November 2020, 3pm-4pm CET

Speaker: Raman Uppal (EDHEC Business School and CEPR)

Co-authors: Adrian Buss (INSEAD - Finance and CEPR) and Grigory Vilkov (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Paper Title: Investor Sophistication and Portfolio Dynamics

  • Friday 30 October 2020, 3pm-4pm CET

Speaker: Jacelly Cespedes (University of Minnesota)

Co-authors: Zack Liu (University of Houston) and Carlos Parra (Pontifical Catholic University of Chile)

Paper Title: Almost Famous: How Wealth Shocks Impact Career Choices

  • 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)

Paper Title: The Housing Wealth Effect: Quasi-Experimental Evidence

  • Friday 2 October 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST

Speaker: Kim Peijnenburg (EDHEC and CEPR)

Co-authors: Steffen Andersen (Copenhagen Business School and CEPR) and Gianpaolo Parise (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)

Paper Title: The Co-holding Puzzle: New Evidence from Transaction-Level Data

  • 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)

Co-authors: Rajashri Chakrabarti (Federal Reserve Bank of New York), Andres Liberman (New York University) and Constantine Yannelis (University of Chicago Booth School of Business)

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)

Paper Title: Wealth, Race, and Consumption Smoothing of Typical Income Shocks

  • Friday 10 July 2020, 3pm-4pm CEST

Speaker: Moritz Kuhn (University of Bonn and CEPR) 

Co-Authors: Moritz Schularick (University of Bonn and CEPR), Ulrike Steins (University of Bonn) and Alina Bartscher (University of Bonn)

Paper Title: Modigliani Meets Minsky: Inequality, Debt, and Financial Fragility in America, 1950-2016

 

Organisers

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Cristian Badarinza                                                                            Vimal Balasubramaniam                            Assistant Professor                                                                             Assistant Professor                              National University of Singapore                                                        Queen Mary University of London                   

Contact Us

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CEPR Household Finance Network: https://cepr.org/content/cepr-network-household-finance

Think Forward Initiative: https://www.thinkforwardinitiative.com/ 

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