Conferences/Programs

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

 

Discussant:

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

 

10:00 a.m.

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

 

Discussant:

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

 

Discussant:

Yihui Pan, University of Utah

 

 

—– Lunch —–

 

1:40 p.m.

Matthew Rognlie, Northwestern
Inequality and Aggregate Demand

 

Discussant:

Stavros Panageas, UCLA

 

2:40 p.m.

Daniel L. Greenwald, MIT
Origins of Stock Market Fluctuations

 

Discussant:

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

 

Discussant:

Carola Frydman, Northwestern