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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.”

You can register for the lecture below:

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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

AFFECT AFA Event

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.

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

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