Conference Program

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   XIV Luso-Brazilian Finance Meeting – Praia do Forte, Bahia
June 26-28, 2020

Organizers: Melissa Prado, José Miguel Gaspar, Igor Cunha and Bruno Giovannetti


Friday Afternoon

5:30-6:15 pm: Confidence Spillovers in Competitive Environments: Evidence from Entrepreneurship

Presenter: Isaac Hacamo (Indiana University)

Discussant: Francisco Queiró (Nova SBE)

6:15-7:00 pm: GSIB Surcharges and Bank Lending: Evidence from US Corporate Loan Data

Presenter: Marcelo Rezende (Federal Reserve Board)

Discussant: Klênio Barbosa (SKEMA)


Short Communications

7:15-7:30 pm: Effects of sharing positive information on the credit market (Marco Bonomo, Insper)

7:30-7:45 pm: Corporate Bond Portfolios and Asset-Specific Information (Giorgio Ottonello, Nova SBE)

7:45-8:00 pm: Bank relationship and firms' cost of hedging (Sérgio Leão, BCB)

8:00-8:15 pm: Which Aspects of Corporate Governance Do and Do Not Matter in Emerging Markets? (Antônio Gledson de Carvalho, EAESP-FGV)

8:15-8:30 pm: Procurement payment periods and political contributions: evidence form Brazilian municipalities (Bernardo Ricca, Insper)


Saturday Morning

9:00-9:45 am: The Performance of Diverse Teams: Evidence from US Mutual Funds

Presenter: Emanuele Rizzo (Nova SBE)

Discussant: Pedro Saffi (University of Cambridge)

9:45-10:30 am: Personal Income Taxes and Labor Downskilling: Evidence from 27 Million Job Postings

Presenter: Murillo Campello (Cornell University)

Discussant: Bruno Giovannetti (FGV-EESP)


11:00-11:45 am: The Short Duration Premium

PresenterAndrei Gonçalves (University of North Carolina)

Discussant: Giorgio Ottonello (Nova SBE)

11:45-12:30 am: Surviving the Perfect Storm: Exports, Fiscal Austerity, and Firm Heterogeneity

Presenter: Miguel Ferreira (Nova SBE)

Discussant: Marco Bonomo (Insper)


Saturday Afternoon

5:30-6:15 pm: Financial Constraints and Entrepreneurial Heterogeneity

Presenter: Francisco Queiró (Nova SBE)

Discussant: Rui Albuquerque (Boston College)

6:15-7:00 pm: The Real Effects of Politicians' Compensation

Presenter: Paulo Manoel (University of Kentucky)

Discussant: Isaac Hacamo (Indiana University)


Short Communications

7:15-7:30 pm: Are ISS Recommendations Informative? (Ana Albuquerque, Boston University)

7:30-7:45 pm: The Impact of Financial Regulation on Bank Risk and Performance (Klênio Barbosa, SKEMA)

7:45-8:00 pm: Frequency-domain information for active portfolio management (Gonçalo Faria, Católica Porto Business School)

8:00-8:15 pmMacroprudential Policies at Work: How do Government-owned Banks Affect Credit Markets?                                                                                (Marcio Garcia, PUC-Rio)

8:15-8:30 pmUnder-diversification and Idiosyncratic Risk Externalities(Felipe Iachan, EPGE-FGV)


Sunday Morning

9:00-9:45 am: To Ask or Not to Ask? Bank Capital Requirements and Loan Collateralization

Presenter: Artashes Karapetyan (ESSEC Business School)

Discussant: Marcelo Rezende (Federal Reserve Board)

9:45-10:30 am: Are CEOs paid extra for riskier pay packages?

Presenter: Rui Albuquerque (Boston College)

Discussant: Paulo Manoel (University of Kentucky)


11:00-11:45 am: Size Premium Waves

Presenter: Bernard Herskovic (UCLA)

Discussant: Andrei Gonçalves (University of North Carolina)

11:45-12:30 pm: Attention and Biases: Evidence from Tax-Inattentive Investors

Presenter: Fernando Chague (FGV-EESP)

Discussant: Melissa Prado (Nova SBE)

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