Upcoming Events

CSWEP Career Development Webinars

Date: May 26, 2021

Time: 12 pm EDT

Location: Online

Publishing in Finance: Fireside Chats with Journal Editors

May 26, 2021 at 12 pm EDTSession 11 Review of Financial Studies
Co-sponsored by AFFECT

Interviewers: Manasa Gopal, Georgia Tech and Zheng Sun, University of California, Irvine

Interviewee: Itay Goldstein, University of Pennsylvania

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Gender, Race and Entrepreneurship

Date: August 24, 2021

Time: 12pm EDT

Location: Zoom

Mike Ewens will be presenting an online lecture for WEFI (Workshop on Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation ) on “Gender, Race and Entrepreneurship”.

It will be held on Monday, August 24th from 12 pm to 1:15 pm EDT. 

Here is a short summary of the lecture:

“This lecture will review of the economics of discrimination with a focus on the unique ways it manifests itself in firm formation and financing decisions. The presentation will cover the recent advances in testing alternative explanations for differential treatment by gender/race and propose a framework for future research in the area.”

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Find out more information about WEFI and the lecture series here: WEFI Lecture Series

Past Events

CSWEP Career Development Webinars

Date: May 5, 2021

Publishing in Finance: Fireside Chats with Journal Editors

May 5th, 2021: Session 10 Journal of Finance
Co-sponsored by AFFECT

Interviewers: Andra Ghent, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and
Ashleigh Eldemire-Poindexter, University of Tennessee at Knoxville

Interviewee: Stefan Nagel, The University of Chicago

CSWEP Career Development Webinars

Date: April 21, 2021

Publishing in Finance: Fireside Chats with Journal Editors

April 21st, 2021: Session 9 Journal of Financial Economics

Interviewers: Anusha Chari, CSWEP Assoc. Chair and Director of Mentoring, and Julia Fonseca, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Interviewee: Toni Whited (University of Michigan


Date: January 2, 2021

Time: 6 -7 pm ET

Location: ASSA 2021 Virtual Annual Meetings

Members of the AFFECT Committee discussed their activities over the past year, and data from the recent survey of COVID-19 effect on research productivity.

2nd Virtual AFFECT seminar

Date: August 4, 2020

The second AFFECT virtual seminar focused on financial institutions and crises. Papers surrounding the current coronavirus crisis were encouraged.

Victoria Ivashina, Harvard Business School
Heather Tookes, Yale School of Management

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