One day Conference on Corporate Finance
6 September 2012, University of Bristol
Organized by CAIR, Manchester Business School and School of Economics, Finance and Management, University of Bristol
Keynote Speeches: Prof. Manju Puri (Duke University) and Prof. Harold Mulherin (University of Georgia)
Hosted by School of Economics, Finance and Management, University of Bristol
Co-funded by School of Economics, Finance and Management, University of Bristol and Centre for the Analysis of Investment Risk (CAIR) at MBS, University of Manchester
8:30-8:50 - Coffee
8:50-9:00 - Welcome
9:00-11:00 - Session I: (45 min per paper presentation; 10 min discussion; 5 min Q&A)
"Shareholder Voting and Corporate Governance around the World"
. Prof. Karl V. Lins, University of Utah
. Discussant: Piotr Korczak, University of Bristol
"Does Family Control Matter? International Evidence from the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis"
Dr. Hannes Wagner, University of Bocconi
Discussant: Ning Gao, University of Manchester
11:00-11:30 - Coffee Break
11:30-12:30 - Keynote Speech 1: "Some Thoughts on Research on Mergers and Acquisitions." Prof. Harold Mulherin, University of Georgia
12:30-14:00 - Lunch
14:00-15:00 - Keynote Speech 2: "Understanding Bank Runs."
Prof. Manju Puri, Duke University
15:00-15:30 - Coffee Break
15:30-17:30 - Session II (45 min per paper presentation; 10 min discussion; 5 min Q&A)
"Bank Executives and Bank Risk-taking"
Prof. Jens Hagendorff, University of Edinburgh
Discussant: Dr. Neslihan Ozkan, University of Bristol
"A Comparison of Top Management Turnover and Firm Performance in Private and Public Firms Around the World"
Dr. Ugur Lel, Virginia Tech
Discussant: Dr. Viet Dang, University of Manchester
18:00 - Dinner for speakers and discussants
REGISTRATION: Registration Deadline is August 21st, 2012.
Note: Places are restricted and will be reserved on a first-come first-serve basis. Please include the following information in an email to: Val Harvey at University of Bristol: Val.Harvey@bristol.ac.uk
- First Name
- Family Name
- Contact email
Registration is free, but is required. Registration includes lunch and coffee. There is no provision for travel or accommodation expenses.
FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information, telephone Val Harvey, 0117- 331-0516