Fifth Financial History Workshop


Fabio Braggion
Fabio Braggion
  • Speaker
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration / CentER, Tilburg University
David Chambers
  • Speaker
Judge Business School, University of Cambridge
Stéphanie Collet
  • Speaker
Solvay Brussels School Economics & Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Marc Deloof
Marc Deloof
  • Speaker
Faculty of Applied Economics, University of Antwerp
Carola Frydman
Carola Frydman
  • Speaker
Sloan School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Randall Morck
  • Speaker
Alberta School of Business , University of Alberta
Kim Oosterlinck
Kim Oosterlinck
  • Speaker
Solvay Brussels School Economics & Management, Université Libre de Bruxelles

Event Information

Type
Conference
Programme
Date
Thu. 19 May. 2011
Contact
Time
9:30-17:30 hours
E-mail
Location
Mandeville Building T3-42
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Abstract

Program:
 

 9.30-10.00

Coffee and Welcome

10.00-11.30

Session 1

Carola Frydman (MIT): “Predators or Watchdogs? Bankers on Corporate Boards in the Age of Finance Capitalism” (with Eric Hilt)
Kim Oosterlinck (ULB): “Was the Emergence of the Gold Standard Expected? Melodramatic Evidence from Indian Government Securities” (with Marc Flandreau)
11.30-11.45 Coffee break
11.45-12.30 Session 2
David Chambers (Cambridge University) : “Keynes the Stock Market Investor” (with Elroy Dimson)
12.30-15.00 Lunch with speech
Randall Morck (University of Alberta): “Economics, History, and Causation”
15.00-16.30 Session 3
Marc Deloof (University of Antwerp): "Long Run Stock Returns: Evidence from Belgium 1838-2008" (with Jan Annaert and Frans Buelens)
Fabio Braggion (Tilburg University): “From Competition to Cartel: Bank Mergers in the U.K. 1885 to 1925” (with Narly Dwarkasing and Lyndon Moore)
16.30-16.45 Coffee break
16.45-17.30 Session 4
Stephanie Collet (ULB/LSE): “A Window Dressing Story: Sovereign Bonds during the Netherlands-Belgium Break-up”
17.30 End and Drinks
 
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Abe de Jong
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Abe de Jong
Professor of Corporate Finance and Corporate Governance
  • Coordinator