Hurley's Restaurant, Napa CA
General information

2018 Napa Conference on Financial Markets Research

Friday, March 23, 2018

6:30 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Conference Dinner
Bottega Napa Valley
V Marketplace 
6525 Washington Street
Yountville, CA 94599

Saturday, March 24, 2018

7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
​8:00 a.m. Carpool to Beringer
8:30 a.m. Welcome (Fermentation Room)
Beringer Vineyards
2000 Main Street
St. Helena, CA 94574

Presenting authors appear in bold.

8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Market Power and Price Informativeness
Marcin Kacperczyk, Imperial College London & CEPR
Jaromir Nosal, Boston College
Savitar Sundaresan, Imperial College London
9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Front Page News: The Effect of News Positioning on Financial Markets
Anastassia Fedyk, Harvard University
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Break
​10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Credit and Punishment: The Career Incentives of Wall Street Brokers
Janet Gao, Indiana University
Kristoph Kleiner, Indiana University
Joseph Pacelli, Indiana University
11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. When Investor Incentives and Consumer Interests Diverge: Private Equity in Higher Education
Charlie Eaton, UC Merced
Sabrina T. Howell, New York University
Constantine Yannelis, New York University
12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m  Luncheon (Hudson House)
2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. New Evidence on Venture Loans
Juanita González-Uribe, London School of Economics
William Mann, UCLA
2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Are Early Stage Investors Biased Against Women?
Michael Ewens, California Institute of Technology
Richard R. Townsend, UC San Diego
3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.  CAVE TOUR AND WINE TASTING
6:30 p.m. Reception
7:00 p.m. Dinner
Hurley’s Restaurant
6518 Washington Street
Yountville, CA 94599