Quadrant Private Wealth Behavioral Finance Conference

Conference date

01 Jun 2021




Conference date: 1 June 2021
Location: Online

In partnership with nationally recognized wealth management firm Quadrant Private Wealth, the I.H. Asper School of Business is pleased to present the Third Quadrant Private Wealth Behavioral Finance Conference, a one-day virtual meeting to share and discuss world-class research papers in behavioral finance.

The conference will take place virtually on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 and will bring together leading international academics and practitioners in finance and economics to examine and discuss cutting-edge academic research in behavioral finance.
At this year’s event, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from one of the world’s top researchers in behavioral finance, corporate finance, and capital markets, Professor Malcolm P. Baker, Harvard Business School’s Robert G. Kirby Professor of Business Administration.

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Conference agenda
Program in central time (CT)

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Registration and login

9:00 - 9:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks, Dr. Gady Jacoby, Dean and CPA Manitoba Chair in Business Leadership
Quadrant Private Wealth

9:15 - 10:00 a.m.
Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving
Bing Han, University of Toronto
David Hirshleifer, University of California, Irvine
Johan Walden, University of California, Berkeley

10:00- 10:45 a.m.
Uncovering the Hidden Effort Problem
Zhi Da, University of Notre Dame
Bruce Carlin, Rice University
Ryan Israelsen, Michigan State University

10:45 - 11:00 a.m.

11:00 - 11:45 a.m.
Wealth and Insurance Choices: Evidence from US Households
Camelia Kuhnen, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Michael Gropper, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Lunch break

12:15 - 1:15 p.m.
Introduction of Keynote, Quadrant Private Wealth
Keynote: Green Bonds
Malcolm Baker, Harvard University

1:15 - 1:30 p.m.

1:30 - 2:15 p.m.
CEO Pet Projects
Denis Sosyura, Arizona State University
Paul Decaire, Arizona State University

2:15 - 3:00 p.m.
Is Wall Street Turning Blue?
Yosef Bonaparte, University of Colorado at Denver

3:00 - 3:15 p.m.

3:15 - 4:00 p.m.
PhD Student Presentation
Huijing Li, Asper School of Business

For more information: https://umanitoba.ca/asper/quadrant-private-wealth-behavioral-finance-conference