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 takes place on April 22nd, 2015 at the University of Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany. Presentations are 25 minutes, followed by 20 minutes open questions and discussion. Ph.D. students accepted to the doctoral consortium are also invited to stay for the main conference. Accommodation and registration for accepted Ph.D. students are free of charge. The ERIC Doctoral Consortium is gratefully sponsored by “SÜDWESTBANK”.

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 will be awarded to the best doctoral papers. The awards are 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. Joseph Engelberg (University of California at San Diego, Rady School of Management, United States), Prof. Monika Gehde-Trapp (University of Cologne), Prof. Ryan Riordan (Queen's University, Canada)

See below for the program of the 3rd ERIC Doctoral Consortium.


ERIC Doctoral Consortium

Wednesday, April 22, 2015


10:30 – 11:00

Registration and welcome coffee at Boerse Stuttgart


11:00 – 11:45

Bus transfer to the University of Hohenheim


Paper Presentations – Part 1


11:45 – 12:30

Two Shades of Opacity: Hidden Orders versus Dark Trading
Hans Degryse (1), Geoffrey Tombeur* (2), Gunther Wuyts (2)
(1): KU Leuven and Tilburg University, Belgium
(2): KU Leuven, Belgium


12:30 – 13:15

Broker Routing Decisions in Limit Order Markets
David A. Cimon* (1)
(1): University of Toronto, Canada


13:15 – 13:45



Paper Presentations – Part 2


13:45 – 14:30

Optimal Asset-Liability Management with Inflation Hedging and Regulatory Constraints
Huamo Wang (1), Jun Yang* (1)
(1): University of Kent, England


14:30 – 15:15

Control Thyself: Self-Control Failure and Household Wealth
Nina Biljanovska (1), Spyros Palligkinis* (2)
(1): Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
(2): Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany


15:15 – 15:30

Coffee break


Paper Presentations – Part 3


15:30 – 16:15

Impact of Domestic Creditor Protection on Foreign Bond Bias
Elina Pradkhan* (1)
(1): Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany


16:15 – 17:00

The Sheep of Wall Street: Correlated Trading and Investment Performance
Wei-Yu Kuo (1), Tse-Chun Lin (2), Jing Zhao* (2)
(1): National Chengchi University, Taiwan
(2): University of Hong Kong, China


17:00 – 17:15



Invited Talk



Invited talk



Bus transfer to the city center/Boerse Stuttgart



Wine reception at Boerse Stuttgart


*Presenting author