Business: Finance Area
Laurier Finance Conference 2010
Recent Advances in Corporate Finance
School of Business & Economics
Megan Harris, Manager, Marketing & Communications, 519-884-0710 x2948 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Laurier's Financial Services Research Centre (with support from the Bank of Canada) is hosting a one-day conference on Recent Advances in Corporate Finance on Friday, May 14, 2010. Leading scholars in the field will present their current research on issues related to the topic.
The Annual Finance conference has been a tradition at Laurier since 2005. The LAURIER FINANCIAL SERVICES RESEARCH CENTRE site contains links to research activities and associated faculty.
Stephen Foerster, Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario - The Impact of Management Earnings Forecasts on Firm Risk and Firm Value
Yisong S. Tian, Schulich School of Business, York University - Ironing out the Wrinkles: Linking Incentive Pay to Average Stock Prices
Hernan Ortiz-Molina, Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia - Asset Liquidity and the Cost of Capital
Mark R. Huson, Pocklintgton Professor of Private Enterprise / Jarislowsky Fellow School of Business, University of Alberta - Public Market Staging: The Timing of Capital Infusions to Newly Public Firms
Marti Subrahmanyam, Charles E. Merrill Professor of Economics and Finance, Stern School of Business, New York University - Illiquidity or Credit Deterioration: A Study of Liquidity in the US Corporate Bond Market during Financial Crises