Seminars for 2017-2018

Unless otherwise specified, seminars are held on Thursdays
in the Stevanovich Center Library, 5727 S University Ave, Chicago, IL.

We won't offer Seminars in May.

Please consider attending our conferences and/or summer school:



October 19, 2017 - 11:00 am to noon

Yingying Li

Departments of Finance and ISOM, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

November 9, 2017 - 11:00 am to noon

Peter Carr

Department of Finance and Risk Engineering, Tandon School of Engineering, New York University

December 7, 2017 - 11:00 am to noon

Simone Lenzu

Department of Economics, The University of Chicago

January 4, 2018 - 11:00 am-noon

E.J. Reedy

Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, The University of Chicago

January 11, 2018 - 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Victor DeMiguel

London Business School

February 1, 2018 - 11:30am-12:30pm

Willem van Vliet

Department of Economics and Booth School of Business, University of Chicago

Estimating Bank Interconnectedness from Market Data

February 13, 2018 - 11:30am-12:30pm

Yacine Aït-Sahalia

Department of Economics and Bendheim Center for Finance, Princeton University

February 15, 2018 - 11:30am-12:30pm

Markus Reiß

Institut für Matematik, Humoldt-Universität zu Berlin

February 22, 2018 - 11:30am-12:30pm

Markus Pelger

Department of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford University

March 8, 2018 - 11:30am-12:30pm

Noureddine El Karoui

Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley

March 29, 2018 - 11:00 am to noon

Anders Kock

Department of Economics, University of Oxford

April 2, 2018 - 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm - Eckhart Hall, Room 133, 5801 S. Ellis Ave, University of Chicago Campus
This seminar is organized jointly by the Stevanovich Center and the UC Department of Statistics

Tong Zhang

Executive director of Tencent AI Lab and former professor at Rutgers University

April 5, 2018 - 11:00 am to noon

Gustavo Schwenkler

Questrom School of Business, Boston University

April 12, 2018 - 11am to noon

Olivier Scaillet

Geneva Finance Research Institute, University of Geneva, and Swiss Finance Institute