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Fifteenth Annual Napa Conference on Financial Markets Research

For the Information about the current Conference, click here.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Time

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

Time

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