The first SAFE Exploratory Workshop on Transparency:
Information generation, disclosure, and their effects on the economy
Organized by Guido Friebel, Andrej Gill, Christian Leuz
Goethe University Frankfurt
By invitation only.
|9.30 am||Welcome coffee and registration|
|10.00 am||Ruben Enikolopov (Pompeu Fabra, New Economic School Moscow), Maria Petrova, and Konstantin Sonin,|
"Do political blogs matter? Corruption in state-controlled companies, blog postings, and DDoS attacks"
Discussant: Devesh Rustagi (Goethe University)
|11.15 am||Abbie Smith (University of Chicago Booth School of Business), Robert Davidson and Aiyesha Dey|
"Executives' and Legal Records, Lavish Lifestyles and Insider Trading Activities"
Discussant: Christine Zulehner (University Vienna and Goethe University)
|1.45 pm||Franck Portier (Toulouse School of Economics), Paul Beaudry|
"News Driven Business Cycles: Insights and Challenges"
Discussant: Laura Moretti (Goethe University)
|3.00 pm||Brainstorming session animated by Christian Leuz (University of Chicago Booth School of Economics)|
"Economic consequences and real-effects of transparency regulation"
|4.30 pm||Richard Holden (University of New South Wales) and Roland Fryer|
"Multitasking, Learning and Incentives: A Cautionary Tale"
Discussant: Alex White (Tsinghua University)
|7.00 pm||Conference Dinner Allgaiers, Frankfurt|
|9.00 am||Fanny Camara (Toulouse School of Economics)|
"Competition, Information Acquisition and Disclosure: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Industry"
Discussant: Sascha Baghestanian (Goethe University)
|10.15 am||Christian Laux (WU Wien), Gyöngyi Loranth and Alan Morrison|
"Internal Auditing and Capital Structure"
Discussant: Guido Friebel (Goethe University)
|11.30 am||Thomas Mosk (Goethe University Frankfurt)|
"Delegation of Authority and Information Manipulation: Evidence from Bank Lending Decisions"
Discussant: Nick Zubanov (Goethe University)
|1.30 pm||Florian Ederer (Yale School of Management), Richard Holden and Margaret Meyer|
"Gaming and Strategic Ambiguity in Incentive Provision"
Discussant: Ferdinand von Siemens (Goethe University)
|2.45 pm||Eugene Soltes (Harvard Business School), (Coauthor TBA)|
"Who Consumes Public Disclosure? Evidence from Conference Call Engagement"
Discussant: Martin Götz (Goethe University)
|3.45 pm||Concluding remarks|
|4.00 pm||Adjourn, possibility for transfer and city/campus tour|
Contact and Venue:
Am Wingertsberg 4
61248 Bad Homburg vor der Höhe
Contact details of organizers:
Guido Friebel: gfriebel[at]wiwi.uni-frankfurt[dot]de
Andrej Gill: gill[at]econ.uni-frankfurt[dot]de