Visiting Speaker Seminar Winter 2018

Contact:  Prof. Mei Li

All seminars are on Friday at 3:30 p.m. in MCKN 228, unless otherwise indicated. 






January 12
MCKN 223 

Every cloud has a silver lining: Fast trading,
microwave connectivity and trading costs 

Andriy Shkilko

Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
Wilfrid Laurier University

N. Gradojevic 

January 19 Recruiting



January 26 Recruiting



February 2




February 9




February 16 TBA  


February 23 Reading Week 



March 1
*special date*
MCKN 234

The Consequences of Academic Match between
Students and Colleges

Jeffrey A. Smith

University of Wisconsin-Madison

M. Plesca

March 9

Entrepreneurship and its Dynamics in the US
During and After the Great Recession

George Jia

University of Prince Edward Island

M. Plesca
March 16 The Role of Productivity, Transportation Costs, and Barriers
to Intersectoral Mobility in Structural Transformation

Micaela Pintea

Florida International University

L. Grogan

March 23

 The Dollar Profits to Insider Trading 

Peter Cziraki

University of Toronto

I. Tsiakas

March 30

Cancelled due to Easter Weekend 



April 6




April 13
MCKN 317

The Distribution and Dynamics ofHealth Expenditures
in a Low-Income Country: Evidence from Burkina Faso

Karen Grépin

Wilfrid Laurier University

B. Ferguson

April 23
MCKN 238
*special date*

Watch your Words: An Experimental Study on
Communication and the Opportunity Cost of Delegation 

Filippo Pavesi

University of Verona

R. Kirkegaard