The Third Annual Global PhD Colloquium

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The Third Annual Global PhD Colloquium

The third iteration of the Global PhD Colloquium was held at the Gabelli School of Business at Fordham University in New York City on April 16-17, 2019. The event was organized by the Gabelli School PhD in Business Program in conjunction with Hong Kong Polytechnic University, National University of Singapore, New York University (Stern School of Business), University of Oxford (Said Business School), and University of Sydney.

The Colloquium was a celebration of academic research and saw advanced PhD students from top universities around the world in conversation with established scholars in finance, accounting, and management. The Keynote Speaker was Joel Steckel of the Stern School of Business at NYU.

The Scientific Committee thanks all of the participants of the Third Annual Global PhD Colloquium and looks forward to the Fourth Annual Global PhD Colloquium, which will be held in Hong Kong in 2020.


Outstanding PhD Student Paper Award Recipients

Nurul Alam, University of Sydney Business School, University of Sydney
Machine learning variable selection methods and distress prediction

Jitendra Aswani, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
How do Debt Market Reacts to Mandatory CSR: Evidence from Indian Companies Act 2013

Mingze Gao, University of Sydney Business School, University of Sydney
Organization Capital and Executive Performance Incentives

Franz J. Hinzen, Stern School of Business, New York University
Proof-of-Work’s Limited Adoption Problem

Kevin Hsueh, Stern School of Business, New York University
Emerging Growth Companies and Investor Protection: Incidental Outcomes of the JOBS Act

Yue Hu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Higher Order Belief and Intra-industry Information Transfer

Sunwoo Hwang, Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Mandating Women on Boards: Evidence from the United States

Dunhong Jin, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Alternative Pricing Rules to Prevent Runs on Funds?

Joseph A. Micale, Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University
Stock Return Synchronicity, Information Environment, and Audit Fees

Stig Jeremy Qiu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Regulatory Oversight and Mutual Fund Risk-Taking

Yu Shan, Baruch College
Do FinTech Lenders Fill the Credit Gap? Evidence from Local Mortgage Demand Shocks

James Warren, University of Georgia
Do Managers Bias their Forecasts of Future Earnings in Response to their Firm’s Current Earnings Announcement Surprises?

Dalee Yoon, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University
The role of entrepreneurial self-efficacy on entrepreneurs’ financing design preferences: Evidence from a crowdfunding context


Keynote Speaker

Joel Steckel, Vice Dean for Doctoral Education and Professor, Stern School of Business,
New York University
The Evolving Business School PhD


Scientific Committee

Mary Billings (Stern School of Business, New York University)
Agnes Cheng (Hong Kong Polytechnic University)
Iftekhar Hasan (Gabelli School of Business, Fordham University)
Kose John (Stern School of Business, New York University)
Suk-Joong Kim (University of Sydney Business School, University of Sydney)
Thomas Noe (Saïd Business School, University of Oxford)
David Reeb (National University of Singapore)