Corporate Governance Workshop

Program

 

8:30 Registration and coffee

8:50 Opening remarks

9:00 Andrey Golubov, University of Toronto: “Dividends and Takeovers: Clientele Effects and the Disappearing Dividends Phenomenon” (with Meziane Lasfer and Valeriya Vitkova)

9:50 Alex Edmans, London Business School: “The Long-Term Consequences of Short-Term Incentives” (with Vivian W. Fang and Allen H. Huang)

10:40 COFFEE BREAK

11:00 Gerard Hoberg, University of Southern California: “Product Life Cycles in Corporate Finance” (with Vojislav Maksimovic)

11:50 Konrad Raff, Norwegian School of Economics: “Busy Directors: Strategic Interaction and Monitoring Synergies” (with Alexander Ljungqvist)

12:40 LUNCH AT NOVOTEL COMPANS

14:30 Pierre Mella-Barral, Toulouse Business School: “Sequel Firm Creation and Moral Hazard in Teams” (with Hamid Sabourian)

15:20 Andriy Bodnaruk, University of Illinois at Chicago: “Shareholders as Creditors of First Resort” (with Marco Rossi)

16:10 COFFEE BREAK

16:30 Sébastien Pouget, Toulouse School of Economics: “BlackRock vs. Norway Fund at Shareholder Meetings: Institutional Investors’ Votes on Corporate Externalities” (with Marie Brière and Loredana Ureche-Rangau)

17:20 Closing remarks followed by drinks

20:00 DINNER AT LE BIBENT

Program Details          

Interested researchers are warmly invited to attend the workshop. Registration for the workshop is free, but there is a charge for optional lunch and dinner.

Please note that Toulouse is a picturesque three-and-a-half hour train journey (or a short low-cost flight) from Barcelona, making it easy to attend the FIRS conference after the workshop.

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Payment must be made by bank transfer before 22nd May 2018, after invoice reception.
Payment must be made by bank transfer before 22nd May 2018, after invoice reception.