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Jackson Hole Finance Group

14th Jackson Hole Finance Group Conference

Jackson Hole, WY January 18 – 20, 2020



Friday, January 17
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Welcome Reception – Apres Vous  – off main lobby of SRL (Snake River Lodge & SPA)


Saturday, January 18
7:30 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance Ballroom
7:45 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Session I: Bankruptcy Frictions
Session Chair: Mark Grinblatt

Dissecting Bankruptcy Frictions by Winston Wei Dou, Lucian A. Taylor, Wei Wang and Wenyu Wang


5:00 p.m. Cocktails in Sundance Ballroom
5:15 .pm. – 6:45 p.m. Session II: Macro Finance
Session Chair: Deborah Lucas

Inequality Aversion, Populism, and the Backlash Against Globalization by Lubos Pastor and Pietro Veronesi

A Better CPI – Adjusting for Technological Change and Increased Housing Consumption by Anthony Cheng and Matthew Spiegel


7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Conference dinner in Gamefish restaurant (SRL)


Sunday, January 19
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance Ballroom
7:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Session III: Theoretical Asset Pricing
Session Chair: Jonathan Berk

Rents and Intangible Capital: A Q+ Framework by Nicolas Crouzet and Janice Eberly

Volatility Expectations and Returns by Lars Lochstoer and Tyler Muir


5:00 p.m. Cocktails in Sundance Ballroom
5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Session IV: Theoretical Corporate Finance
Session Chair: Anjan Thakor

A Theory of Financial Media by Eitan Goldman, Jordan Martel and Jan Schneemeier

Financing Insurance by Adriano A. Rampini and S. Viswanathan


Monday, January 20
7:00 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Breakfast in Sundance Ballroom
7:15 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Session V: Policy and Welfare
Session Chair: Diego Garcia

Financing Entrepreneurship: Tax Incentives for Early Stage Investors (Subsidizing Angel Investors) by Matthew Denes, Xinxin Wang and Ting Xu

Second Chance: Life without Student Debt by Marco Di Maggio, Ankit Kalda and Vincent W. Yao

Conference Organizers

Paolo Fulghieri, Jacob Sagi, and Anil Shivdasani

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

Paolo Fulghieri, University of North Carolina

Mark Grinblatt, UCLA

Deborah Lucas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Lubos Pastor, University of Chicago

Adriano Rampini, Duke University

Jacob Sagi, University of North Carolina

Anil Shivdasani, University of North Carolina

Matt Spiegel, Yale University

Anjan Thakor, Washington University

Contact for Administrative Questions

Marion Strandh
Conference Manager
UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School
CB #3440, Kenan Center, #300
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
(O) 919-962-3174
(C) 919-452-3996


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