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Session I

The Dividend Disconnect
Samuel Hartzmark, Chicago
David Solomon, USC
Discussant: Eric So, MIT
Political Cycles and Stock Returns
Lubos Pastor, Chicago
Pietro Veronesi, Chicago
Discussant: Rossen Valkanov, UCSD
Asset Pricing in the Quest for the New El Dorado
Daniel Andrei, UCLA
Bruce Carlin, UCLA
Discussant: Winston Dou, Wharton

Session II

The Relevance of Broker Networks for Information Diffusion in the Stock Market
Marco Di Maggio, Harvard
Francesco Franzoni, USI Lugano
Amir Kermani, Berkeley
Carlo Sommavilla, USI Lugano
Discussant: Johan Walden, Berkeley
Multi-Frequency Trade
Nicolas Crouzet, Northwestern
Ian Dew-Becker, Northwestern
Charles G. Nathanson, Northwestern
Discussant: Bradyn Breon-Drish, UCSD

Session III

Developing Novel Drugs
Joshua Krieger, MIT
Danielle Li, Harvard
Dimitris Papanikolaou, Northwestern
Discussant: Michael Weisbach, Ohio State
Equity Financing, Skill Composition, and Firm Wages
E. Han Kim, Michigan
Heuijung Kim, Sungkyunkwan University
Yuan Li, USC
Yao Lu and Xingzheng Shi, Tsinghua University
Discussant: Ben Iverson, BYU
Managers' Personal Bankruptcy Costs and Risk-Taking
David Schoenherr, Princeton
Discussant: Kelly Shue, Yale

Session IV

Why Don’t We Agree? Evidence from a Social Network of Investors
J. Anthony Cookson, Colorado
Marina Niessner, Yale
Discussant: Scott Yonker, Cornell
Real Effects of Search Frictions in Consumer Credit Markets
Bronson Argyle, BYU
Taylor Nadauld, BYU
Christopher Palmer, Berkeley
Discussant: Hoai-Luu Nguyen, Berkeley