A paper published in RFS issue 31(1), “Does a CEO’s Cultural Heritage Affect Performance under Competitive Pressure?” by Duc Duy Nguyen, Jens Hagendorff, and Arman Eshraghi, was featured in Forbes in a piece titled, “New Study Links A CEO’s Cultural Heritage With Corporate Performance.” Read the article online here.
The Editor’s Choice article for 31(4) is “Corporate Tax Havens and Transparency” by Morten Bennedsen and Stefan Zeume. You can read the article free online.
The program for SFS Cavalcade North America 2018 is now available on the conference web site.
You may register for SFS Cavalcade North America 2018 on the conference web site. The conference will take place May 21-24, at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Early registration will be $100 for members and $140 for nonmembers. Beginning April 8, the registration rate will increase to $125 for members and $165 for nonmembers. The registration fee is waived for doctoral students (from any university) and Yale University faculty members.
The Editor’s Choice article for 31(3) is “Illiquidity Premia in the Equity Options Market” by Peter Christoffersen, Ruslan Goyenko, Kris Jacobs, and Mehdi Karoui. You can read the article free online.
The program is now available on the RFS FinTech Conference web site. The conference will take place March 16-17, 2018. There will be limited seats available for members of the public to attend.
The 2018 Conference on “The Financial Crisis Ten Years Afterwards” will feature a dual submission option with RFS. The RFS sponsoring editors are Andrew Karolyi and Itay Goldstein. The deadline for proposals is May 15, 2018. The conference will take place August 2-3, 2018, at the Yale School of Management. The Call for Proposals may be viewed here.
The Editor’s Choice article for 31(2) is “Robust Bond Risk Premia” by Michael D. Bauer and James D. Hamilton. You can read the article free online.