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Jackson Hole Finance Group

17th Jackson Hole Finance Group Conference

Jackson Hole, WY January 13 – 15, 2024


Co-sponsored with Wells Fargo Center for Corporate Finance at UNC Chapel Hill and Society for Financial Studies.


Snake River Lodge & SPA

All events in the hotel’s Sundance Room (1st floor / down the stairs from the lobby)

Friday, January 12
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception in Sundance


Saturday, January 13
7:30 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance
7:45 a.m. – 8:25 a.m. Session I: Growth

Opening remarks:-

Session Chair: Lubos Pastor

Appropriated Growth by Yuchen Chen, Xuelin Li, Richard Thakor, and Colin Ward


4:45 p.m. Cocktails in Sundance
5:00 .pm. – 6:20 p.m. Session II: Crypto and Social Media
Session Chair: Matt Spiegel

Anatomy of a Run by Jiageng Liu, Igor Makarov, and Antoinette Schoar

Finfluencers by Ali Kakhbod, Seyed Kazempour, Dmitry Livdan, and Norman Schurhoff

6:45 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. Conference dinner – Gamefish Restaurant (Snake River Lodge & SPA) / Sponsored by Society for Financial Studies


Sunday, January 14
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance
7:15 a.m. – 8:35 a.m. Session III: Borrowing and Trading 
Session Chair: Anjan Thakor

A New Theory of Credit Lines (With Evidence) by Jason Donaldson, Naz Koont, Giorgia Piacentino, and Victoria Vanasco

AI-Powered Trading, Algorithmic Collusion, and Price Efficiency by Winston Dou, Itay Goldstein, and Yan Ji


4:45 p.m. Cocktails in Sundance
5:00 p.m. – 6:20 p.m. Session IV: Monetary Policy
Session Chair: Debbie Lucas

MonetaryFintech-Erel_Liebersohn_Yannelis_Earnests by Isil Erel, Jack Liebersohn, Constantine Yannelis, and Samuel Earnest

Perceptions about Monetary Policy by Michael Bauer, Carolin Pflueger, and Adi Sunderam


Monday, January 15
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance
7:15 a.m. – 8:35 a.m. Session V: Household Credit
Session Chair: Adriano Rampini

Intergenerational Mobility and Credit by J. Carter Braxton, Nisha Chikhale, Kyle Herkenhoff, and Gordon Phillips

Collateral Damage by Mark Garmaise, Mark Jansen, and Adam Winegar

Conference Organizers

Jesse Davis
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Paolo Fulghieri
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Conference Venue

Snake River Lodge & SPA
7710 Granite Loop Road
Teton Village, WY 83025

Program Committee 

Jonathan Berk, Stanford University

Christa Bouwman, Texas A&M University

Jesse Davis, University of North Carolina

Andrea Eisfeldt, UCLA

Isil Erel, Ohio State University

Paolo Fulghieri, University of North Carolina

Mark Grinblatt, UCLA

Deborah Lucas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Lubos Pastor, University of Chicago

Veronika Pool, Vanderbilt University

Adriano Rampini, Duke University

Matt Spiegel, Yale University

Anjan Thakor, Washington University

Margarita Tsoutsoura, Washington University in St. Louis

Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh, Columbia University

Contact for Administrative Questions

Marion Strandh
Conference Manager
UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School
CB #3440, Kenan Center, #300
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
(m) 919-452-3996

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