PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR:

Jun Pan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

PROGRAM COMMITTEE CO-CHAIR:

Hui Chen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

PROGRAM COMMITTEE (confirmed of attendance as of 12/11/2017 and in alphabetical order)

Doron E. Avramov, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Efraim Benmelech, Northwestern University

Andrea Buraschi, Imperial College London

Joseph Chen, University of California, Davis

Henrik Cronqvist, University of Miami

Sudipto Dasgupta, Lancaster University and Chinese University of Hong Kong

Jerome Detemple, Boston University

Jefferson Duarte, Rice University

Vyacheslav (Slava) Fos, Boston College

Denis Gromb, HEC Paris

Bing Han, University of Toronto

Zhiguo He, The University of Chicago

Harrison Hong, Columbia University

Kewei Hou, Ohio State University

Kose John, New York University

Shimon Kogan, Massachusetts Institute of Technology & Arison School of Business, IDC Herzliya

Jun Liu, University of California San Diego

Hong Liu, Washington University in St. Louis

Deborah Lucas, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Neil Pearson, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Lin Peng, The City University of New York, Baruch College

Stephan Siegel, University of Washington

Zheng (Michael) Song, Chinese University of Hong Kong

Rossen Valkanov, University of California San Diego

Yongxiang Wang, University of Southern California

Yuhai Xuan, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Hong Yan, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Xiaoyun Yu, Indiana University

Harold Zhang, University of Texas at Dallas

Hao Zhou, PBC School of Finance (PBCSF), Tsinghua University

Xiaodong Zhu, University of Toronto