Workshop on Entrepreneurial
Finance and Innovation

A bi-weekly, virtual workshop featuring research in entrepreneurial finance and innovation. Papers will be both invited and solicited with a call for papers. The next workshop takes place on Zoom in Fall 2020. The WEFI organizers are Michael Ewens, Yael Hochberg, Song Ma and David Robinson.

  • 40 minute presentation (Zoom webinar)

  • 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.

January 18th, 2021 (Register)

WEFI Lecture Series

Topic: "Bankruptcy of the Small Firm"

Presenter: Kate Waldock (Columbia Law School)

March 22, 2021

WEFI Lecture Series
Topic: Behavioral Economics and Entrepreneurship

Presenter: David Robinson (Duke)

March 29, 2021

WEFI seminar TBA

April 5th, 2021

WEFI Lecture Series

Topic: Raising Capital beyond Venture Capital

Presenter: Yael Hochberg (Rice)

April 19th, 2021(Register)

WEFI Seminar: "Fencing Off Silicon Valley: Cross-Border Venture Capital and Technology Spillovers"

Presenter: Yulia Zhestkova (Chicago)

Discussant: TBA

May 3rd, 2021

WEFI Lecture Series

Panel discussion
Topic: New Frontiers in Entrepreneurial Finance Research

May 10th, 2021 (Register)

WEFI Seminar: "Learning from Errors in Entrepreneurship"

Presenter: Camille Hebert (Toronto)

Discussant: TBA