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Finance Seminar Series: Antoinette Schoar, MIT Sloan School of Management

September 7, 2018, 11:00 am–12:30 pm EDT

Antoinette Schoar, Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance, at MIT Sloan School of Management will be the Finance Seminar speaker on Friday, September 07,  2018. Antoinette will present her paper titled “Trading and Arbitrage in Cryptocurrency Markets”

The seminar will be held at Yale School of Management from 11:10 am – 12:30 pm in 4200. Located at 165 Whitney Avenue. 

We hope you can attend!

Speakers

  • Antoinette Schoar

    Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance

    Antoinette Schoar is the Michael M. Koerner (49’) Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management and the Chair of the MIT Sloan finance department. She holds a PhD is in Economics from the University of Chicago and an undergraduate degree from the University of Cologne, Germany. She is an associate editor of the Journal of Finance and the co-chair of the NBER Entrepreneurship group. Her research interests span from entrepreneurship and financing of small businesses in emerging markets to household finance and intermediation in retail financial markets. She received several awards including the Brattle Prize for best paper in the Journal of finance and the Kauffman Prize Medal for Distinguished Research in Entrepreneurship in 2009. She has published numerous papers in the Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economic, the Quarterly Journal of Economics and others. Her work has been featured in the Economist, the Financial Times, the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. She also is the cofounder of ideas42 a non-profit organization that uses insights from behavioral economics and psychology to solve social problems.