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Sunday, April 14, 2019

7:00–9:00 pm
Welcome Reception and Dinner

Monday, April 15, 2019

7:00–8:45 am
Program Committee Meeting
(committee members only, please)

7:30–9:00 am
Administrative Committee Meeting
(committee members only, please)

7:30–9:00 am
Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:00 am
Membership Committee Meeting
(committee members only, please)

9:00–10:15 am
Investing Outside the Box: Evidence from Alternative Vehicles in Private Capital
Josh Lerner, Harvard Business School

10:15–10:45 am
Morning Break

10:45 am–12 noon
How Alternative Are Private Markets?
Will Goetzmann, Yale University

12 noon–2:00 pm
Research Committee Meeting
(committee members only, please)

12 noon–4:00 pm
Lunch Break and One-on-One Time

4:00–5:15 pm
Understanding Weak Capital Investment
Janice Eberly, Northwestern University

5:15–5:45 pm
Afternoon Break

5:45–7:00 pm
Skin or Skim? Inside Investment and Hedge Fund Performance
Arpit Gupta, New York University

7:00–7:30 pm
Reception 

7:30–9:30 pm
Dinner Presentation—Saving for Now, Saving for Later
Brigitte Madrian, Brigham Young University

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

7:30–9:00 am
Continental Breakfast

9:00–10:15 am
Common Risk Factors in the Cross-Section of Corporate Bond Returns
Jennie Bai, Georgetown University

10:15–10:45 am
Morning Break

10:45 am–12 noon
Education, Cognitive Performance, and Investment Fees
Stephen Zeldes, Columbia Business School

12 noon–12:30 pm
Business Meeting
(Q Group members only, please)

12 noon–4:00 pm
Lunch Break and One-on-One Time

12:30–2:00 pm
Board Meeting
(board members only, please)

2:30–3:00 pm
Jack Traynor Prize Speakers:
Labor Market Competitive Network
Yukun Liu, Yale University

3:00–3:30 pm
Jack Traynor Prize Speakers: 
Economics of Factor Timing
Shrihari Santosh, University of Maryland

4:00–5:15 pm
50 Years of Z Scores: What Have We Learned and Where Are We in the Credit Cycle?
Ed Altman, New York University

5:15–5:45 pm
Afternoon Break

5:45–7:00 pm
Fake News: Evidence from Financial Markets
Marina Niessner, AQR

7:00–9:30 pm
Reception & Buffet Dinner

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

7:00–8:00 am
Continental Breakfast

8:00–9:15 am
Investment Returns and Distribution Policies of Endowments
Sandeep Dahiya, Georgetown University

9:15–9:45 am
Morning Break

9:45–11:00 am
Factors That Fit Time Series and Cross-Section of Stock Returns
Martin Lettau, University of California, Berkeley

11:00 am
Meeting Adjourned

11:00–2:00 pm
Prize Committee Meeting
(committee members only, please)