Quadrant conference

The Third Quadrant Private Wealth Behavioral Finance Conference

The Asper School of Business is pleased to present the Third Quadrant Private Wealth Behavioral Finance Conference, a one-day virtual meeting on June 1, 2021 to share and discuss high-quality research papers in behavioral finance. 


Keynote speaker

Malcolm P. Baker
Robert G. Kirby Professor of Business Administration

Dr. Malcolm Baker is the Robert G. Kirby Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School, where he currently teaches finance. His widely published research papers on behavioral finance, corporate finance and capital markets are internationally recognized.


Program in central time (CT)

Conference Program PDF

Time (Central time) Session
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration and login
9:00 - 9:15 a.m.

Opening Remarks 
Dr. Gady Jacoby,
Dean and CPA Manitoba Chair in Business Leadership
Michael Susser, President & CEO, Quadrant Private Wealth
Chi Liao, Conference Chair


9:15 - 10:00 a.m.

Visibility Bias in the Transmission of Consumption Beliefs and Undersaving
Bing Han
, University of Toronto
David Hirshleifer, University of California, Irvine
Johan Walden, University of California, Berkeley

10:00- 10:45 a.m.

Uncovering the Hidden Effort Problem
Zhi Da
, University of Notre Dame
Bruce Carlin, Rice University
Ryan Israelsen, Michigan State University

10:45 - 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Wealth and Insurance Choices: Evidence from US Households
Camelia Kuhnen
, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Michael Gropper, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch break
12:15 - 1:15 p.m.

Keynote: Green Bonds
Malcolm Baker, Harvard University

1:15 - 1:30 p.m. Break
1:30 - 2:15 p.m.

CEO Pet Projects
Denis Sosyura, Arizona State University
Paul Decaire, Arizona State University

2:15 - 3:00 p.m.

Is Wall Street Turning Blue?
Yosef Bonaparte, University of Colorado at Denver

3:00 - 3:15 p.m. Break
3:15 - 4:00 p.m.

Triple Bottom Line Asset Pricing: Theory and Evidence
Huijing Li,
Asper School of Business, PhD Student

Conference sponsors

  • Presenting sponsor

  • Title sponsor

Presenting sponsors

Supporting sponsors