AGENDA

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8:00-8:45

Breakfast – Alumni Hall, Vanderbilt University

8:45-9:00

Welcoming remarks & conference introduction
M. Eric Johnson, Dean
Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management
 
Robert E. Whaley, FMRC Director
Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

Session 1 | Presiding: Miguel Palacios – Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

9:00-9:45

The International Bank Lending Channel of Monetary Policy Rates and QE: Credit Supply, Reach‐for‐ Yield, and Real Effects
Bernardo Morais, Federal Reserve Board
Discussant Benjamin Munyan, Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

9:45-10:30

Currency Risk Factors in a Recursive Multi‐Country Economy
Ric Colacito, University of North Carolina Kenan‐Flagler School of Business
Discussant Paolo Cavallino, International Monetary Fund

10:30-11:00

Break

Session 2 | Presiding: Nick Bollen – Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

11:00-11:45

The Carry Trade: Risks and Drawdowns
Kent Daniel, Columbia University
Discussant Chotibhak (Pab) Jotikasthira, University of North Carolina

11:45-12:30

Common Factors, Order Flows, and Exchange Rate Dynamics
Adrien Verdelhan, MIT
Discussant Francois Cocquemas, Vanderbilt University

12:30-2:00

Lunch

Session 3 | Presiding: Craig Lewis - Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

2:00-3:00

Differences of Opinion and International Equity Markets
Bernard Dumas, INSEAD, NBER and CEPR
Discussant Mario Crucini, Vanderbilt University

3:00-3:30

Break

Session 4 | Presiding: Robert E. Whaley - Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management

3:30-5:00

Panel: A New Normal in Market Response? - Panel Discussion
Campbell R. Harvey, Duke University
Richard W. Roll, CalTech
Stephen A. Ross, MIT

5:00-5:05

Concluding remarks
Robert E. Whaley, FMRC Director

Reception | Conference reception – Ruby, 2411 Blakemore Avenue

6:00-7:00

Cocktails

7:00-8:30

Dinner

8:30-8:45

Post-dinner toast

8:45-9:30

Live music

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