Research Seminar Series


Seminars will be on Fridays, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Students will have an opportunity to meet with speakers right after the seminar, from 12:00 pm to 12:30 pm.


Room for the seminar is Isenberg 106.


The seminar is made possible through a generous contribution by Moody's Investors Services.


September 5

Byoung-Hyoun Hwang

Cornell University

Can Short Selling Help Correct Under-Pricing?


September 12


Vijay Singal

Virginia Tech

Does Unconstrained Short Selling Result in Unbiased Security Prices?  Evidence from Futures Markets

September 19

Andreas Stathopoulos


September 26

Lei Lian

UMass Amherst

October 3

Peter Christifferson

University of Toronto




October 10

Hui Chen



October 17

no speaker


October 24


Zheng Sun
UC Irvine


October 31

Mila Getmansky Sherman

UMass Amherst


November 7

Kathleen Hanley



November 14

Xiaoyan Zhang



November 21                                         

Viral Acharya


December 5                                         

PhD Students UMass Amherst