ERIC welcomed Ph.D. students to submit working papers or preliminary drafts of one of their Ph.D. essays to the doctoral consortium that took place on April 24th, 2013 at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. Presentations were 15 minutes, followed by 15 minutes open questions and discussion. Ph.D. students accepted to the doctoral consortium were also invited to stay for the main conference. Accommodation and registration for accepted Ph.D. students were free of charge.
Doctoral student best paper award
Doctoral students were encouraged to submit research papers and participate in the program. A best paper award of 600 EUR and a second best paper award of 400 EUR were awarded to the best doctoral papers. The awards were gratefully sponsored by “Sparkassen Finanzgruppe Wissenschaftsförderung”, an initiative of the German Savings Bank Finance Group to promote science and education.
Participating Senior Researchers
Prof. Hans-Peter Burghof (University of Hohenheim, Germany), Prof. Robert Jung (University of Hohenheim, Germany), Prof. Alok Kumar (University of Miami, USA), Prof. Ryan Riordan (University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada), Prof. Tereza Tykvova (University of Hohenheim, Germany)
See below for the program of the 2nd ERIC Doctoral Consortium.
Wednesday, April 24th, 2013
Registration and welcome coffee at Boerse Stuttgart
Bus transfer to the University of Hohenheim
Paper Presentations – Part 1
Valuation and Properties of Leverage Endless Knock-out Certificates on Government Bond Futures
Planning for Retirement
The Demand for Mortgage Insurance
Latency in Fragmented Markets
Need For Speed? Low Latency Trading and Adverse Selection
Paper Presentations – Part 2
May I Have Your Attention, Please: The Market Microstructure of Investor Attention
Does Limited Attention Affect Investors Choices
Persuasion and Persuasibility of Individual Investors by Scenarios
Yes, Value Investors Do Recommend Value Stocks, and They Are Profitable, too!
Invited talk: Ryan Riordan, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Canada
Bus transfer to the city center/Boerse Stuttgart
Wine reception at Boerse Stuttgart