Upcoming Events

February 25, 2021 - 4:10pm to 5:40pm

Natasha Sarin, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, "Social Security and Trends in Wealth Inequality(with Sylvain Catherine and Max Miller). Co-sponsored with the Law, Economics & Organization Workshop. 

Wasserman Workshop in Law & Finance
April 23, 2021 - 9:00am to 2:15pm

Paper Presentation I: “Augmented Lawyering” by John Armour '96 (LLM), Hogan Lovells Professor of Law and Finance, University of Oxford Faculty of Law, Richard Parnham, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Oxford Saïd Business School, and Mari Sako, Professor of Management Studies, University of Oxford Saïd Business School.

Discussants: Martin Korman '89, Partner, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and John Morley '06, YLS Professor of Law.

Moderator: Ian Ayres '86, YLS Deputy Dean and Oscar M. Ruebhausen Professor of Law.


Paper Presentation II: “Socially Responsible Investments: Costs and Benefits for University Endowment Funds” by George Aragon, Associate Professor of Finance, Arizona State University, W. P. Carey School of Business, Yuxiang Jiang, Assistant Professor, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics, Juha Joenväärä, Assistant Professor of Finance, Aalto University School of Business, and Cristian Tiu, Chair, Department of Finance and Associate Professor of Finance, University at Buffalo.

Discussants: Jonathan Macey '82, YLS Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law and Laura Starks, Charles E. and Sarah M. Seay Regents Chair in Finance and Co-Executive Director of Social Innovation@McCombs, The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business.

Moderator: Yair Listokin '05, YLS Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law.


Panel Discussion: “Central Bank and Corporate Board Responses to COVID-19”

Panelists: William English, Professor in the Practice of Finance, Yale School of Management; Bengt Holmstrom, Paul A. Samuelson Professor of Economics, Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Economics; Andrew Metrick, Janet L. Yellen Professor of Finance and Management, Yale School of Management; and Jack “Rusty” O’Kelley III '92, Co-leader, Board and CEO Advisory Partners, Russell Reynolds Associates.

Moderator: Roberta Romano '80, YLS Sterling Professor of Law and Director, YLS Center for the Study of Corporate Law.

Weil, Gotshal & Manges Roundtable