Second Workshop on Corporate Debt Markets

Cass Business School
May 15, 2018

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-- Registration 10:00 - 10:20
-- Introductory remarks 10:20 - 10:30

Session 1: Bonds and Ratings. 10:30 - 12:30

Structural Changes in Corporate Bond Underpricing
Florian Nagler (Bocconi), Giorgio Ottonello (VGSF).
discussant: Max Bruche (Cass)

Credit Ratings, Competition, and Reputation
Alessio Piccolo (Oxford)
discussant: Martin Oehmke (LSE)

-- Lunch 12:30 - 13:30

Session 2, Shadow Banking. 13:30 - 15:30

The Rise of Shadow Banking: Evidence from Capital Regulation
Rustom Irani (Urbana Champaign), Rajkamal Iyer (Imperial), Ralf Meisenzahl (Federal Reserve Board), José-Luis Peydró (Pompeu)
discussant: Daniel Paravisini (LSE)

Securitization, Implicit Recourse, and Investment Efficiency
Anatoli Segura (Banca d'Italia), Jing Zeng (Frankfurt School).
discussant: Hongda Zhong (LSE)

-- Coffee break 15:30 - 16:00

Session 3, Collateral. 16:00 - 18:00

Home Values and Firm Behaviour
Saleem Bahaj (Bank of England), Angus Foulis (Bank of England), Gabor Pinter (Bank of England)
discussant: Jason Sturgess (Queen Mary)

Uncertainty, Creditor Rights, and Firm Precautionary Behaviour
Giovanni Favara (Federal Reserve Board), Janet Gao (Indiana), Mariassunta Giannetti (SSE).
discussant: Philip Valta (Bern)