8th Annual UC Davis Finance Symposium
Capital / Labor Markets in the Age of Inequality

Organized by: Ayako Yasuda
Co-sponsored by:

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Thurs., 12/7

8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast outside Executive Boardroom


8:55 a.m.

Introduction: Ayako Yasuda (UC Davis)


9:00 a.m.

Pascual Restrepo, Boston University
Robots and Jobs: Evidence from U.S. Labor Markets



Geoffrey Tate, University of Maryland (on leave from UNC)


10:00 a.m.

Wenting Ma, UNC
Mergers and Acquisitions, Technological Change and Inequality



Xiaoji Lin, Ohio State


11:00 a.m.

—– Break —–


11:20 a.m.

Paul Gompers, Harvard Business School
And the Children Shall Lead: Gender Diversity and Performance in VC



Yihui Pan, University of Utah



—– Lunch —–


1:40 p.m.

Matthew Rognlie, Northwestern
Inequality and Aggregate Demand



Stavros Panageas, UCLA


2:40 p.m.

Daniel L. Greenwald, MIT
Origins of Stock Market Fluctuations



Mindy Xiaolan Zhang, UT Austin


3:40 p.m.

—– Break —–


4:00 p.m.

Nicolae Garleanu, UC Berkeley
Finance in a Time of Disruptive Growth



Carola Frydman, Northwestern