Register for the Mar. 22 WEFI Lecture "Behavioral Economics and Entrepreneurship"
A bi-weekly, virtual workshop featuring research in entrepreneurial finance and innovation. The workshop is open to submissions at email@example.com.
The WEFI organizers are Michael Ewens, Yael Hochberg, Song Ma and David Robinson.
40 minute presentation (Zoom)
15 minute invited discussion
10 min moderated Q&A (collect questions during presentations)
More details here
Use this sign-up form join the mailing list for workshop announcements and the call for papers. We will send separate RSVPs for the presentations.
Topic: Behavioral Economics and Entrepreneurship (Register)
Presenter: David Robinson (Duke)
"Risk and Return of Impact Investing Funds" (Register)
Presenter: Jessica Jeffers (Univ. Chicago)
Discussant: Morten Sorensen (Dartmouth)
WEFI Lecture Series (Register)Topic: Raising Capital beyond Venture Capital
Presenter: Yael Hochberg (Rice)
WEFI Seminar: "Fencing Off Silicon Valley: Cross-Border Venture Capital and Technology Spillovers" (Register)
Presenter: Yulia Zhestkova (Chicago)
Discussant: Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe (LSE)
Seminar: April 26th, 2021
WEFI Seminar: "SPACs" (Register)
Presenter: Jay Ritter (Univ. of Florida)
WEFI Seminar: "Learning from Errors in Entrepreneurship" (Register)
Presenter: Camille Hebert (Toronto)
Discussant: David Thesmar (MIT)
Topic: "Experimentation and the Innovative Entrepreneur"
The Bankruptcy of Small Firms
Creation or Extraction: The Role of Private Equity
Private vs. Public Firms
Interactions Between Startups and Incumbents
The Risk and Return of Private Equity
Gender, Race and Entrepreneurship
"A Valuation Model of Venture Capital-Backed Companies with Multiple Financing Rounds" (Register)
Presenter: Will Gornall (UBC)
Discussant: Oleg Gredil (Tulane)
"Mistake-based Discrimination in Early-stage Finance"
"Innovation under Ambiguity and Risk"
"Patents to Products: Product Innovation and Firm Dynamics"
Women in Science: Lesson from the Baby Boom
Small Business Survival Capabilities and Policy Effectiveness
AI and High-Skilled Work: Evidence from Analysts
Value without Employment
Research Subsidy Spillovers, Two Ways
Labor and Product Market Effects of Automation
Do VCs Stifle Competition?