Leading academics from Europe and the US share and discuss their research on topics important to the study and practice of asset management.
The second annual Academic Symposium was a half day conference held on the morning of 22 March 2018.
The following papers were discussed:
Do Intermediaries Matter for Aggregate Asset Prices?
Presenter: Tyler Muir, UCLA Anderson School of Management
Discussant: Harald Hau, University of Geneva
Leverage-Induced Fire Sales and Stock Market Crashes
Presenter: Kelly Shue, Yale School of Management
Discussant: Hui Chen, MIT Sloan School of Management
Brokers and Order Flow Leakage: Evidence from Fire Sales
Presenter: Marco Di Maggio, Harvard Business School
Discussant: Thierry Foucault, HEC Paris
The event included presentation of the second AQR Young Researcher Award recognising exceptional junior faculty in the field of asset management.
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