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10th European Banking Center Network Conference
Event date: Thursday, 28 March 2019
Hour:  8:00 29-03 | 18:00
Speaker: Several speakers

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LSF Lunch Seminar: Bankruptcy Spillovers
Event date: Thursday, 02 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Shai Bernstein - Stanford University
Finance&Technology Lunch Seminar: Advancing asset management using the Blockchain technology
Event date: Wednesday, 08 March 2017
Hour:  12:00 13:30
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Said Fihri - Associate Partner, KPMG Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : Real Anomalies
Event date: Thursday, 09 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium
LSF Lunch Seminar - Deviations from Covered Interest Rate Parity
Event date: Thursday, 16 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Adrien Verdelhan - MIT Sloan and NBER
LSF Lunch Seminar: Granularity and (Downside) Risk in Equity Markets
Event date: Thursday, 23 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium
LSF Lunch Seminar - For Richer, For Poorer: Banker's Skin-in-the-game and Risk Taking in New England, 1867-1880
Event date: Tuesday, 28 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Peter Koudijs - Stanford University
LSF Lunch Seminar : Preventing Controversial Catastrophes
Event date: Thursday, 30 March 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Emilio Osambela - Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
LSF Lunch Seminar - Inference on Risk Premia in the Presence of Omitted Factors
Event date: Thursday, 06 April 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Modigliani-Miller auditorium 4 Rue Albert Borschette, 2nd Floor L-1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Stefano Giglio - University of Chicago
Research underlines positive impact of press freedom on stock markets
Positive impact of press freedom on stock markets
Published on Thursday, 20 April 2017
In one of the first studies to assess the relationship between a country’s Press Freedom Index and its stock market characteristics, researchers at the University of Luxembourg have highlighted how...
Luxembourg School of Finance students celebrate graduation
Valedictorian Oscar Samayoa, Banking and Finance, 2016
Published on Thursday, 27 April 2017
A group of 76 students from the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) of the University of Luxembourg celebrated the successful completion of their studies on Wednesday evening, graduating with degree...
LSF Lunch Seminar - Financial Choice and Financial Information
Event date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:00
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building Metz Conference Room - Ground Floor 29, Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Peter Kondor - London School of Economics
ABBL & LSF CONFERENCE : Basel IV: A Regulatory Turning Point?
Event date: Thursday, 11 May 2017
Hour:  15:45 18:00
Place:  EY Luxembourg 35E, Avenue John F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Room: Auditorium Parking spaces available on the EY premises
LSF Lunch Seminars - Targeted Debt Relief and the Origins of Financial Distress: Experimental Evidence from Distressed Credit Card Borrowers
Event date: Thursday, 18 May 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  NEW LOCATION Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Will S. Dobbie - Princeton University
Inaugural lecture Prof. Dr. Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Published on Tuesday, 23 May 2017

What finance research can do for society? Real estate and evidence-based policy advice

For a typical household, real estate is the single most important investment. Furthermore, policies...

Inaugural Lecture Prof. Dr. Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 23 May 2017

The True Value of Art

Since the turn of the millennium, investing in fine art has garnered increasing interest among alternative asset investors. Fuelled by a stron...

INVITATION 2nd Annual Symposium on Finance & Technology - Technology-enhanced Investment Forms
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Event date: Tuesday, 30 May 2017
Hour:  13:30 17:30
Place:  Sofitel Kirchberg - Salon Roméo
Speaker: Prof. Andreas Hackethal (Goethe University Frankfurt) & Mark Bell (Diversified Trust)
The art market bubble has burst
Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 06 June 2017
The most comprehensive global art market index, compiled by Prof. Roman Kräussl at the Luxembourg School of Finance at the University of Luxembourg, shows that the price for post-war and contempora...
SR 2 KulturRadio Interview of the Week - Prof. Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Prof. Roman Kräussl spoke with German radio station SR 2 KulturRadio about his research in art and finance.
LSF Lunch Seminar Risk Premia at the ZLB: a Macroeconomic Interpretation
Event date: Tuesday, 13 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: François Gourio - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Successful second edition for Finance & Technology Symposium
Published on Wednesday, 14 June 2017
The Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF) held its 2nd Finance & Technology Symposium around the topic of technology-enhanced investment platforms on 30 May.
Joint inaugural lecture: Roman Kräussl & Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Event date: Thursday, 15 June 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building (room B001)
Speaker: Roman Kräussl & Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Discussing the future of risk management
Published on Monday, 19 June 2017
The Luxembourg School of Finance continued its efforts to connect with the local financial centre by taking part in a roundtable discussion on risk management co-organised by the Association of the...
Academic community welcomes LSF professors
Published on Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Professors Roman Kräussl and Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal on 15 June held their joint inaugural lecture on the topics of art and finance, and real estate research implications on policy making.
3x3 FinTech Lecture Series: Corporate innovation, collaborative infrastructure, changing market dynamics
Event date: Wednesday, 21 June 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  Weicker Building, room B001
Speaker: Dr Zsofia Kräussl
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market
Event date: Thursday, 22 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  K2 D2 Building Harry Markowitz Auditorium 2b rue Albert Borschette L-1246 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Speaker: Marco Di Maggio - Harvard Business School and NBER
LSF Lunch Seminar : Collateral, Central Bank repos, and systemic arbitrage
Event date: Tuesday, 27 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Jörg Rocholl - European School of Management & Technology
LSF Lunch Seminar : Trade Creditors' Information Advantage
Event date: Thursday, 29 June 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Benjamin Iverson - Northwestern University
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Ostrich in Us: Selective Attention to Financial Accounts, Income, Spending, and Liquidity
Event date: Tuesday, 04 July 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance K2D2 Building 2b, rue Albert Borschette L-11246 Luxembourg Ground Floor, William Sharpe Auditorium
Speaker: Michaela Pagel - Columbia University GSB, NBER, & CEPR
PhD Defence : Asset Pricing Models with underlying Levy Processes
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  9:00 11:00
Place:  William Sharpe Auditorium - K2D2 Building - 2b rue Albert Borschette - L 1246 Luxembourg
Speaker: Xuecan Cui
LSF Lunch Seminar - Stressed Banks
Event date: Thursday, 14 September 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Diane Pierret - University of Lausanne
LSF Lunch Seminar : How Do Individuals Repay Their Debt? The Balance-Matching Heuristic
Event date: Thursday, 21 September 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Neale Mahoney – University of Chicago & NBER
LSF Lunch Seminar : Activism, Strategic Trading, and Liquidity
Event date: Thursday, 05 October 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Pierre Collin-Dufresne - Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute
LSF Lunch Seminar : Bad Credit, No Problem? Credit and Labor Market Consequences of Bad Credit Reports
Event date: Thursday, 12 October 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Paul Goldsmith-Pinkham - Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Theoharry Grammatikos and Fatima Chaouche win teaching awards
Published on Friday, 13 October 2017
Prof. Theoharry Grammatikos and PhD candidate Fatima Chaouche were awarded with the 2017 University of Luxembourg Teaching Award for the outstanding quality of their teaching.
PhD Defence : Art as an investment
Event date: Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Hour:  16:00 18:00
Place:  JFK Building, Ground Floor, Nancy Metz Rooms
Speaker: Ali Nasser Eddine
How the financial press influences investor behaviour
Roman Kräussl
Published on Tuesday, 24 October 2017
Researchers at the University of Luxembourg have found that the financial press can have detrimental or positive effects on the behaviour of investors and their opinion on the economy as a result o...
SAVE THE DATE : 6th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit
Event date: Thursday, 26 October 2017
Hour:  17:00 19:00
Place:  Abbaye de Neumünster
LSF celebrates 15th anniversary
Published on Friday, 27 October 2017
The Luxembourg School of Finance marked its 15th anniversary with a special event on 26 October, welcoming Finance Minister Pierre Gramegna as well as renowned Harvard economist Andrei Shleifer.
INVITATION - Panel discussion in honour of Edmond Israel
Event date: Wednesday, 15 November 2017
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building , Room B001 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Parking facilities care available nearby at the Auchan shopping mall
LSF Lunch Seminar : Government Policy Approval and Exchange Rates
Event date: Thursday, 16 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Please note the location: Luxembourg School of Finance Campus Kirchberg / Main Building Paul Feidert Room 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Ivan Shaliastovich - University of Wisconsin-Madison
LSF Lunch Seminar - A Model of Managerial Talent: Addressing Some Puzzles in CEO Compensation
Event date: Thursday, 23 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Please note the location: Luxembourg School of Finance Campus Kirchberg / Main Building Paul Feidert Room 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Manuel Santos - University of Miami
LSF Lunch Seminar : Term structure of risk in expected returns
Event date: Thursday, 30 November 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building Ground Floor Nancy Metz Rooms 29, avenue J.F. Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Irina Zviadadze - Stockholm School of Economics
Post-doctoral researcher receives “WINNER” Best Paper Award
Published on Thursday, 07 December 2017
Julien Penasse, a post-doctoral researcher at the Luxembourg School of Finance, won the inaugural “WINNER” Best Paper Award together with his co-author Magnus Dahlquist for their work on “The Missi...
LSF & LAWM Lunch Seminar : Get rich stay rich or the need of a fresh approach
Event date: Wednesday, 13 December 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Room B001
Speaker: Peter J. Mathis - M Capital Advisors S.A and BCB & Partners S.A
LSF Lunch Seminar - The Lost Capital Asset Pricing Model
Event date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Julien Cujean - University of Maryland
LSF Lunch Seminar : Monetary Policy through Production Networks: Evidence from the Stock Market
Event date: Thursday, 22 February 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Michael Weber - University of Chicago
LSF Lunch Seminar : Excess Sensitivity of High-Income Consumers
Event date: Thursday, 08 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Lorenz Kueng - Northwestern University & NBER
Algorithmic Trading: An Introduction and Preliminary Experimental Results
Event date: Wednesday, 14 March 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:00
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building, B 001, ground floor 4, rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Prof. Tibor NEUGEBAUER, University of Luxembourg
LSF Lunch Seminar : The Failure of a Clearinghouse: Empirical Evidence
Event date: Thursday, 15 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Guillaume Vuillemey - HEC Paris and CEPR
FNR CORE funding for real estate finance project
Prof. Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal
Published on Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Prof. Ulf von Lilienfeld-Toal (Luxembourg School of Finance) has been granted substantial funding by the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) for a multi-annual research project on the regulatio...
LSF Lunch Seminar . Import Competition and Household Debt
Event date: Thursday, 22 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Julien Sauvagnat – Bocconi University
Are infrastructure investments worth it?
Published on Tuesday, 27 March 2018
Prof. Roman Kräussl presented his research on “Infrastructure as an Investable Asset” at the National Bureau of Economic Research’s “Economics of Infrastructure” conference in Massachusetts, USA.
LSF Lunch Seminar - House Price Beliefs And Mortgage Leverage Choice
Event date: Thursday, 29 March 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Johannes Stroebel - New York University
LSF Lunch Seminar : Tactical Target Date Funds
Event date: Thursday, 19 April 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Metz Room
Speaker: Francisco Gomes - London Business School
LSF Lunch Seminar : Smart Settlement
Event date: Thursday, 26 April 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Metz Room
Speaker: Mariana Khapko - University of Toronto
LSF & LAWM Seminar : Navigating the New Normal in Private Equity
Event date: Monday, 30 April 2018
Hour:  18:00 20:30
Place:  Location: JFK Building Nancy Metz Room/ Ground Floor 29 Boulevard JF Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Klaas Baks - Co-Founder and Director of the Emory Center for Alternative Investments and Finance Professor at Emory University
LSF Lunch Seminar - Asset Prices and Portfolios with Externalities
Event date: Thursday, 03 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Steven D: Baker - University of Virginia
LSF professor makes headlines in the art-finance world
Published on Wednesday, 16 May 2018
An analysis of art auction prices and a model for a democratization of the art market, both authored by Prof. Roman Kräussl at the Luxembourg School of Finance (LSF), have made headlines around the...
LSF Lunch Seminar : Speculative Dynamics of Prices and Volume
Event date: Thursday, 17 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Charles G. Nathanson - Northwestern University
LSF Lunch Seminar Calendar
Published on Friday, 25 August 2017
 

Please find here a list of our upcoming lunch seminars

LSF Lunch Seminar : Making Money: Commercial Banks, Liquidity Transformation and the Payment System
Event date: Thursday, 31 May 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Christine Parlour - U.C. Berkeley
3rd Annual Finance&Technology Symposium - 04 June 2018
Event date: Monday, 04 June 2018
Hour:  13:30 17:30
Place:  Sofitel Kirchberg Salon Romeo 4, Rue du Fort Niedergrunewald, Quartier Européen Nord L-2015 Luxemburg
LSF Lunch Seminar - Turning Alphas into Betas: Arbitrage and the Cross-section of Risk
Event date: Thursday, 07 June 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Thummim Cho – London School of Economics
LSF Lunch Seminar - Insurers as Asset Managers and Systemic Risk
Event date: Thursday, 14 June 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Andrew Ellul- Indiana University, CEPR, CESF and ECGI
EBC Network, a home for banking reseachers in Europe
Published on Thursday, 21 June 2018
The LSF co-organised the 3rd European Banking Center (EBC) Network Workshop, hosted on 11 and 12 June 2018 at the University of Tilburg, exchanging with colleagues from within the netwo...
LSF graduates found Luxembourg Association of Wealth Managers
Published on Monday, 25 June 2018
LAWM. – The Luxembourg Association of Wealth Managers – was co-founded in May 2017 by five graduates of the Master in Wealth Management.
Najat Skeate, Daniela Coppo, Stela Stamatova, Helene M...
Welcoming researchers from around the world
Published on Monday, 25 June 2018
The LSF has hosted 22 seminars since the start of the academic year last September, bringing eminent and up-and-coming researchers from around the world to Luxembourg.
Hat trick for LSF Finance & Technology Symposium
Published on Thursday, 28 June 2018
The Luxembourg School of Finance hosted its third annual Finance & Technology Symposium on 4 June, focusing on numerous topic related to technology-enhanced data analytics.

The symposiu...

LSF Lunch Seminar - A Corporate Financing-Based Asset Pricing Model
Event date: Thursday, 28 June 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Roberto Steri - University of Lausanne and Swiss Finance Institute
Top publications for junior researcher
Published on Wednesday, 04 July 2018
Over the last academic year, two papers by LSF post-doctoral researcher Jérôme Dugast have been accepted by two of the best journals in academic finance.
Efficient Bubbles?
Event date: Thursday, 05 July 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Erik Loualiche - University of Minnesota
LSF Workshop on Algorithmic Trading: Impact on Market Behaviour
Published on Friday, 06 July 2018
The Luxembourg School of Finance hosted the “Workshop on Algorithmic Trading: Impact on Market Behaviour” on 11 and 12 June 2018, aimed at bringing together leading theoretical and empirical resear...
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Published on Monday, 28 May 2018
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Arbitrage Free Dispersion
Event date: Thursday, 06 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Fabio Trojani - University of Geneva
A Tale of Two Premiums: The Role of Hedgers and Speculators in Commodity Futures Markets
Event date: Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: K. Geert Rouwenhorst - Yale School of Management
Capitalists in the Twenty-First Century
Event date: Thursday, 20 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Eric Zwick - University of Chicago and NBER
The Limits of Limited Liability: Evidence from Industrial Pollution
Event date: Thursday, 27 September 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building 4, rue Alphonse Weicker Room C 013 (ground floor) L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Pat Akey - University of Toronto
Friends during Hard Times: Evidence from the Great Depression
Event date: Thursday, 04 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 12:30
Place:  University of Luxembourg Weicker Building 4, Rue Alphonse Weicker Room B001 (Ground Floor) l-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Diego Garcia - University of Colorado at Boulder
Mind the (Convergence) Gap: Forward Rates Strike Back!
Event date: Thursday, 11 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Andrea Tamoni - London School of Economics
SAVE THE DATE: 7th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit, 15-16 October 2018
Event date: Monday, 15 October 2018
Hour:  8:00 16-10 | 18:00
7th Luxembourg Asset Management Summit
Event date: Monday, 15 October 2018
Hour:  17:30 19:00
Place:  Weicker Building Room B001 4 rue Alphonse Weicker L-2721 Luxembourg
Speaker: Robin Greenwood - Harvard Business School
Takeover Duration and Negotiation Process
Event date: Thursday, 18 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance Kirchberg Camous (Main Building) Salle des conseils 6, rue Richard Coudenhove-Kalergi L-1359 Luxembourg
Speaker: Riccardo Calcagno - EM Lyon
Technological Innovation and the Distribution of Labor Income Growth
Event date: Thursday, 25 October 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Leonid Kogan - MIT
Asset management in the spotlight at annual LSF summit
Published on Monday, 29 October 2018
The seventh edition of the Luxembourg Asset Management Summit welcomed Prof. Robin Greenwood from Harvard University who delivered a keynote on security price bubbles as part of the two-day researc...
Household Debt Revaluation and the Real Economy: Evidence from a Foreign Currency Debt Crisis
Event date: Thursday, 08 November 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg
Speaker: Emil Verner - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Sloan School of Management
Option Listing and Corporate Policies
Event date: Thursday, 15 November 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Gennaro Bernile - University of Miami
CANCELLED - Forest Behind the Trees
Event date: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Svetlana Bryzgalova - London business School
The Cross-Sectional Distribution of Fund Skill Measures
Event date: Monday, 26 November 2018
Hour:  17:00 18:15
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Olivier Scaillet - University of Geneva and Swiss Finance Institute
Best paper award for research into art and gender
Published on Wednesday, 28 November 2018
The Financial Management Association at its 2018 annual meeting bestowed its Investments Best Paper Award to Prof. Roman Kräussl and his co-authors for their work on gender and art auction prices.
The Time Variation in Risk Appetite and Uncertainty
Event date: Thursday, 06 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Luxembourg School of Finance JFK Building 29,Avenue J.F Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy Room
Speaker: Nancy Xu - Boston College
International experience for doctoral candidate
Published on Wednesday, 12 December 2018
LSF doctoral candidate Anna Ignashkina travelled to Stanford University for a workshop on delegated money management in November.
Financial Restructuring and Resolution of Banks
Event date: Thursday, 13 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Denis Gromb – HEC Paris
Providing empirical support for the MM theorem after 60 years
Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2018
LSF professor Tibor Neugebauer provides empirical support for the Franco Modigliani and Merton Miller theorem in an upcoming edition of the Journal of Finance, some 60 years after the path-breaking...
Four junior researchers join LSF team
Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2018
The LSF’s team of junior researchers is growing with the arrival of four new doctoral candidates at the end of 2018 and the beginning of next year.
Seminar speakers published in top journals
Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2018
The LSF’s seminar series has hosted scholars from leading universities in the world so far this academic year, with exciting guests expected in 2019.

Thanks to generous funding from the Lux...

LSF students celebrate graduation
Published on Wednesday, 19 December 2018
The most recent cohort of LSF graduates were conferred their degrees during the University of Luxembourg Graduation Week in December.
€890,000 in FNR funding for investment fund research
Published on Wednesday, 19 December 2018
The Luxembourg School of Finance has received €890,000 in funding from the Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR) under the latter’s CORE scheme, making it one of only 36 projects selected from a...
Risk-Adjusted Capital Allocation and Misallocation
Event date: Thursday, 20 December 2018
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Lukas Schmid - Duke University
Affordable Housing and City Welfare
Event date: Tuesday, 26 February 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh – Columbia University
Dynamic Information Acquisition and Entry into New Markets
Event date: Thursday, 07 March 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Snehal Banerjee – University of California
Partisan Professionals: Evidence from Credit Rating Analysts
Event date: Thursday, 14 March 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Elisabeth Kempf - University of Chicago
Open Day at the University of Luxembourg
Open Day visitors
Event date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
Hour:  9:00 16:00
Place:  Belval Campus Maison du Savoir, "Auditoires" entrance
Uni.lu chairs discussion on infrastructure investments
Published on Monday, 25 March 2019
The University of Luxembourg on 14 March welcomed representative of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) ahead of the latter’s first ever Annual Meeting held outside of Asia in July 2019.
10th European Banking Center Network Conference
Event date: Thursday, 28 March 2019
Hour:  8:00 29-03 | 18:00
Speaker: Several speakers
Hope and Anger: an experiment on inequality and antisocial behavior
Event date: Thursday, 04 April 2019
Hour:  12:30 13:45
Place:  Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance JFK Building 29, avenue Kennedy L-1855 Luxembourg Ground Floor, Nancy-Metz Room
Speaker: Maria Bigoni - University of Bologna