Seminar Series

School of Business Seminar Series 2021

Our Economics Seminars are held at 12:30 PM-1:30 PM. Attendees join via WebEx* 

The Valuation of Local Government Spending: Gravity Approach and Aggregate Implications

Speaker: Professor Woo Kim, Southern Methodist University in Southlake, Texas (USA) 

When: Thursday, 15 April 2021

Pop Culture Across the Business Curriculum

Speaker: Professor Jadrian Wooten, Pennsylvania State University (USA)  

When: Thursday, 29 April 2021

*Join via Zoom password: 145571

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Speaker: Professor Maroš Servátka, Macquarie University

When: Thursday, 6 May 2021

Efficiency Analysis in the Presence of Demand Uncertainty

Speaker: Professor Christopher O'Donnell, University of Queensland

When: Thursday, 13 May 2021

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Speaker: Dr Toan Nguyen, University of Queensland 

When: Thursday, 20 May 2021



Our Finance Seminars are held at 12:00 PM-1:00 PM AEST^. Attendees join via Zoom or on campus*.

Measuring the Effectiveness and Impact of COVID-19 Health Policies on Firms: Evidence from China

Speaker: Associate Professor Vikash Ramiah, UOWD

When: Wednesday, 28 April 2021, 4.00-5.00 pm AEST and 10.00-11.00 am Dubai^

Modern Information Technology and Firm Acquisitiveness: Evidence from EDGAR Implementation

Speaker: Associate Professor Xiaoran Ni, Xiamen University

When: Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Online communication and idiosyncratic volatility: evidence from a quasi-natural experiment

Speaker: Dr Gaoping Zheng, RMIT

When: Wednesday, 26 May 2021

Working from Home, Managerial Sentiment, and Corporate Policies during COVID-19 

Speaker: Associate Professor Jing Yu, University of Sydney

When: Wednesday, 9 June 2021

Venue: 40-123*

Corporate social responsibility and bank liquidity creation 

Speaker: Dr Chen Zheng, Curtin University

When: Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Exploring the factor zoo with a machine-learning portfolio 

Speaker: Professor Michael Chng

When: Wednesday, 8 July 2021

Venue: 40A-G81*

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Speaker: Professor Shuping Shi, Macquarie University

When: Wednesday, 8 September 2021

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Speaker: Professor Kathy Walsh, University of Technology, Sydney

When: Wednesday, 6 October 2021

Venue: 40A-G81*