Research Presentations


Fall 2013 Semester:

Friday, September 20th, 2013

Joint PhD Student Presentation Seminar with the University of Memphis

Mohamed Mekhaimer (Univ. of Memphis):  Powerful Subordinates:  Internal Governance and Stock Market Liquidity

Serhat Yildiz (Univ. of Mississippi):  Determinants of VPIN, HFT’s Order Flow Toxicity and Impact of Stock Price Variance


Friday, October 25th, 2013

Shawn Mobbs (University of Alabama)

Director Experience


Friday, November 15th, 2013

Laura Cardella (Texas Tech University)

Make and Take Fees in the U.S. Equity Market



Spring 2014 Semester:

Friday, February 28th

Sandra Mortal (University of Memphis)

Investment and the Term Structure of Stock Returns


Friday, March 21st

Andy Puckett (University of Tennessee)



Friday, May 2nd

Ben Blau (Utah State University)

Gambling Preferences, Options Markets, and Volatility