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Thursday, May 23, 2019

5th CEIBS Finance/Accounting Symposium

The Department of Finance and Accounting of China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) invites you to attend the Fifth CEIBS Finance and Accounting Symposium in Shanghai on May 23, 2019. The symposium presents an opportunity for scholars to get together and exchange new ideas. This year's theme is “Political Economy of Finance.” Six papers, selected from over 100 submissions, will be presented during the symposium. The Chair of the Organizing Committee is Yuhchang Hwang, Professor of Accounting at CEIBS.

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The Fifth CEIBS Finance and Accounting Symposium

Symposium Venue: Academic Center 4-109, CEIBS, 699 Hong Feng Road, Pudong, Shanghai


May 23, 2019

9:00-9:15 a.m.

Opening Speech:
Weijiong Zhang, Vice President and Co-Dean, CEIBS

9:15-10:10 a.m.

Guilty by Association: The Effects of Terrorism on Country Reputation and Corporate Activity
Alper Darendeli, Nanyang Technological University
Discussant: Viktar Fedaseyeu, Università Bocconi

10:10-11:05 a.m.

Depositors Disciplining Banks: The Impact of Scandals
Mikael Homanen, University of London
Discussant: Travers Barclay Child, CEIBS/ Zigan Wang, University of Hong Kong

11:05-11:25 a.m.

Coffee Break

11:25-12:20 p.m.

Punish One, Teach A Hundred: The Sobering Effect of Punishment on the Unpunished
Jin Xie, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Discussant: Heng Yue, Singapore Management University

12:20-2:00 p.m.

Lunch Break​

2:00-2:55 p.m.

Organized Crime and Firms: Evidence from Italy
Stefan Zeume, University of Michigan
Discussant: Mounu Prem, Universidad del Rosario

2:55-3:50 p.m.

How Do Individual Politicians Affect Privatization? Evidence from China
Kunru Zou, Nanyang Technological University
Discussant: Orkun Saka, University of Sussex

3:50-4:10 p.m.

Coffee Break

4:10-5:05 p.m.

Friends at WSJ: Journalist Connections, News Tone, and Stock Returns
Guosong Xu, Otto Beisheim School of Management
Discussant: Mario Schabus, University of Melbourne

Coordinator: Ms. Carol Zhao, zcarol2@ceibs.edu, (86) 21-28905913