University of Kentucky Finance Conference

Bourbon barrels

Overview

April 23-25, 2020
Lexington, Kentucky

The finance faculty of the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics is pleased to announce our fifth UK Finance Conference. The conference will be hosted in Lexington, KY - the heart of bourbon country.

We welcome papers in all areas of finance and aim to create an intimate, social experience featuring ample discussion of papers and ideas amongst high-quality academics. In addition to Friday and Saturday academic sessions at the Gatton College, there will be a Thursday evening welcome reception and Friday conference dinner as well as excursions featuring our local attractions of bourbon and thoroughbred horses.

Program Committee

Jawad Addoum, Cornell University
Pat Akey, University of Toronto
Heitor Almeida, University of Illinois
Elena Asparouhova, University of Utah
Kerry Back, Rice University
Tom Bates, Arizona State University
Audra Boone, Texas Christian University
Bruce Carlin, Rice University
Sudheer Chava, Georgia Tech
Charles Calomiris, Columbia University
Tony Cookson, University of Colorado
Zhi Da, Notre Dame University
Stephen Dimmock, Nanyang University
Jesse Ellis, North Carolina State University
Eli Fich, Drexel University
Mark Flannery, University of Florida
Clifton Green, Emory University
 

Itay Goldstein, University of Pennsylvania
Todd Gormley, Washington University
Samuel Hartzmark, University of Chicago
Jarrad Harford, University of Washington
Rawley Heimer, Boston College
Mark Huson, University of Alberta
Zoran Ivkovich, Michigan State University
Ravi Jagannathan, Northwestern University
Petri Jylha, Aalto University
Andres Liberman, New York University
Pedro Matos, University of Virginia
Micah Officer, Loyola Marymount University
Mitchell Petersen, Northwestern University
Seth Pruitt, Arizona State University
Andy Puckett, University of Tennessee
Matthew Spiegel, Yale University
Ed Van Wesep, University of Colorado