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Pacific Northwest Finance Conference

The University of Washington welcomed attendees from the University of Oregon and the University of British Columbia to attend the 36th Annual Pacific Northwest Finance Conference.


Friday, October 23, 2020
All seminars were virtual and by invitation only.

Time Event
1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Youchang Wu, University of Oregon
“Size and Investment Performance: Defined Benefit vs. Defined Contribution Pension Plans”
With co-author Donghyeok Jang
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Break
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. Bo Bian, University of British Columbia
“Cross-Border Institutions and the Globalization of Innovation”
With co-authors Jean-Marie Meier and Ting Xu
3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Break
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Yang Song, University of Washington
“Correlated Demand, Positive Feedback Trading, and Asset Pricing Factors”
With co-authors Itzhak Ben-David, Jiacui Li and Andrea Rossi