Doctoral Consortium

ERIC welcomes 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 10th, 2019 at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. Presentations are 20 minutes, followed by 15 minutes of open questions and discussion. Ph.D. students accepted to the doctoral consortium are also invited to stay for the main conference.

Doctoral student best paper award
Doctoral students are 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. Albert J. Menkveld (VU Amsterdam)

Prof. Ryan Riordan (Queen's University)

Program

ERIC Doctoral Consortium
 

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

 
 

11:30 – 12:00

Registration and welcome coffee at Boerse Stuttgart

 
 

12:00 – 12:45

Bus transfer to the University of Hohenheim

 
 

12:45 – 13:30

Welcome lunch at Denkbar

 
   
 

Paper Presentations – Part 1

 
 

13:30 – 14:05

The Smart Money Effect in Germany – Do Investment Focus and Bank-Affiliation Matter?
Kim J. Weilmünster* (1), Florian Röder (1)* (1)
(1): University of Giessen, Germany
 
 

14:05 – 14:40

When Paper Losses Get Physical: Domestic Violence and Stock Returns
Vesa Pursiainen* (1), Tse-Chun Lin (2)
(1): Imperial College London, United Kingdom & University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
(2): University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
 
 

14:40 – 15:15

A Surprise That Keeps You Awake: Overnight Returns After Earnings Announcements
Fabian Gamm* (1)
(1): University of Mannheim, Germany
 
 

15:15 – 15:45

Coffee break

 
 

Paper Presentations – Part 2

 
 

15:45 – 16:20

Regulatory Oversight and Mutual Fund Risk-Taking
Stig Xenomorph* (1)
(1): The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
 
 

16:20 – 16:55

Some Gains are Riskier than Others: Volatility Changes, Belief Revisions and the Disposition Effect
E.V. Vasudevan* (1)
(1): (1): Aalto University, Finland
 
 

16:55 – 17:30

Does Model Complexity Improve Pricing Accuracy? The Case of CoCos
S. Weitz* (1)
(1): University of Tübingen, Germany
 
 

17:30

Bus transfer to Boerse Stuttgart 
 

19:00

Wine reception at Boerse Stuttgart

 
  

*Presenting author

 
 
 
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