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Spring 2021 (Virtual) Seminar

April 12-13, 2021
(Virtual)

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, and in deference to the health of Q Group members and the general public, the Spring 2021 Seminar will be held virtually.

April 12, 2021
10:00am–10:40am

Marketing Efficiency in the Age of Big Data
Presented by: Ian Martin

10:45am–11:25am

A New Index of the Business Cycle
Presented by: David Turkington

11:30am–12:00pm

BREAKOUT SESSION

12:00pm–1:00pm

BREAK

1:00pm–1:40pm

Impact Investing
Presented by: Ayako Yasuda

1:45pm–2:25pm

Choosing Investment Managers
Presented by: Sunil Wahal

2:30pm–3:10pm

Retail Financial Innovation and Stock Market Dynamics: The Case of Target Date Funds
Presented by: Antoinette Schoar

3:15pm–3:45pm

BREAKOUT SESSION

April 13, 2021
10:00am–10:40am

ESG in Factors
Presented by: Katharina Schwaiger

10:45am–11:25am

SeLFIES — A Globally Applicable Bond Innovation to Improve Retirement Funding and Support Other Policy Objectives
Presented by: Robert Merton

11:30am–12:00pm

BREAKOUT SESSION

12:00pm–1:00pm

BREAK

1:00pm–1:40pm

Decoding Systematic Relative Investing: A Pairs Approach
Presented by: Campbell Harvey

1:45pm–2:25pm

Attention Induced Trading and Returns: Evidence from Robinhood Users
Presented by: Brad Barber

2:30pm–3:10pm

Real-Time Economics: A New Platform to Track the Impacts of Covid-19 on People, Business, and Communities Using Private Sector Data
Presented by: Michael Stepner

3:15pm–3:45pm

BREAKOUT SESSION

If you have any questions, please contact Courtney at [email protected]