Research Presentations


Fall 2005 Semester:

Friday, September 16th, 2005

Andre Liebenberg (Old Dominion)

Effects of Corporate Diversification:  Evidence from the Property-Liability Insurance Industry


Friday, September 30th, 2005

Andriy Shkilko (University of Mississippi)

Locked and Crossed Markets on Nasdaq and the NYSE


Friday, October 28th, 2005

Bill Christie (Vanderbilt University)

Microstructure of the Pink Sheets Market


Friday, November 4th, 2005

Michael Goldstein (Babson College)

Transparency and Liquidity:  A Controlled Experiment on Corporate Bonds


Friday, November 11th, 2005

Fred Adjei (University of Mississippi)

Effects of Reverse Stock Splits on Return Volatility and Market Maker Profitability



Spring 2006 Semester:

Friday, February 24th, 2006

Mike Highfield (Mississippi State)

Do Investors Leave Money on the Table? IPO Secondary Market Returns and Volatility


Friday, March 24th, 2006

David Cummins (University of Pennsylvania)

Financial Sector Integration and Information Spillovers:  Effects of Operational Rick Events on U.S. Banks and Insurers


Monday, March 27th, 2006

James Wansley

The Impact of Security Concentration on Adverse Selection Costs and Liquidity:  An Examination of Exchange Traded Funds