The 2015 CITE Conference: New Quantitative Models of Financial Markets featured presentations by three alumni of the Joint Program in Financial Economics: Nina Boyarchenko (Federal Reserve Bank of New York), Jaroslav Borovička (New York University), and Valentin Haddad (Princeton University).
The Becker Friedman Institute hosted the second Chicago Initiative in Theory and Empirics (CITE) conference to air and enhance important new work at the intersection of finance and macroeconomics. The challenges posed by the financial crisis and subsequent recession present a clear need for active and continued discussion of empirical and theoretical work in this area. Click here for more details and presentation slides.
Faculty of the Department of Economics and Booth School of Business who presented at the conference include: Lars Peter Hansen (Joint Program Faculty Advisor), Stefano Giglio, Michael Weber, and Brian Kelly