Thursday night, March 17th
Informal dinner for attendees who arrive early (meet in lobby at 6:45pm).
Attendees will stay at Courtyard Pasadena:
180 North Fair Oaks Avenue • Pasadena, California 91103
Phone: (626) 403-7600
Friday March 18th
The conference has limited space, particularly for meals, so RSVP required. Please contact Michael at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Presentation format: 30 minutes for presentation, 15 minutes for discussant and 15 minutes for group discussion.
8:15am and 8:30am: shuttle from hotel to campus.
9:00am – 9:30am: Breakfast and coffee
9:30-10:20am: “Experimenting with entrepreneurship: The effect of job-protected leave” (Joshua D. Gottlieb [UBC], Rick Townsend [Dartmouth] and Ting Xu [UBC] )
Discussant: Paige Ouimet [UNC]
10:30 – 10:45am: Coffee break
10:45-11:45am: “Impact Investing” (Brad Barber [UC Davis], Adair Morse [UC Berkeley] and Ayako Yasuda [UC Davis])
Discussant: Josh Rauh [Stanford GSB]
12 – 1:30pm: Lunch with speakers
“Radical Innovation: Patterns, Pitfalls, Profits”, Gerry Tellis [USC]
“The Private Capital Research Institute” Josh Lerner [HBS]
1:30 – 2:30pm: “The Liquidity Cost of Private Equity Investments: Evidence from Secondary Market Transactions” (Taylor D. Nadauld [BYU], Berk Sensoy [Ohio State], Keith Vorkink [BYU] and Michael Weisbach [Ohio State])
Discussant: Francis Longstaff [UCLA]
2:30-3:30pm: “What does an LBO signal for the target’s industry?” (Jarrad Harford [U. Washington], Jared Stanfield [UNSW] and Feng Zhang [University of Utah])
Discussant: Shai Bernstein [Stanford GSB]
3:30 – 3:45pm Break
3:45 – 4:45pm: “Pay Now or Pay Later? The Economics within the Private Equity Partnership” (Victoria Ivashina [HBS] and Josh Lerner [HBS])
Discussant: Yael Hochberg [Rice University]
5:00 – 6:30: Drinks
7pm – 9pm: Dinner (invitation only), Babita Mexicuisine
1823 S. San Gabriel Blvd. San Gabriel, CA 91776
9pm: shuttle back to hotel