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VIRTUAL GENEVA SUMMIT ON SUSTAINABLE FINANCE 10 November 20

Conference Date: November 10th 2020. http://gssf.ch/

Registration: http://shorturl.at/aFLS3

Location: Zoom (link sent after registration)

You are invited to attend the Virtual Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance that will take place on-line on November 10th 2020. You can register using the following form: http://shorturl.at/aFLS3 .

Download the pdf program here

Conference Program

13:50 – 14:00 CET: Welcome Address: Tony Berrada, Professor of Finance (University of Geneva) and Managing    Director of the Geneva Finance Research Institute

14:00 – 14:45 CET: A Sustainable Capital Asset Pricing Model (S-CAPM): Evidence from Green Investing and Sin Stock Exclusion

            Author: Olivier David Zerbib* (Tilburg)

            Discussant: Burton Hollifield (Carnegie Mellon)

15:00 – 15:45 CET: Do Directors Drive Corporate Sustainability?

            Authors: Peter Iliev (Penn State) and Lukas Roth* (U of Alberta)

            Discussant: Shema Mitali (Geneva)

16:00 – 16:45 CET: Aggregate Confusion: The Divergence of ESG Ratings

            Authors: Florian Berg (MIT), Julian Koelbel* (U of Zurich), and Roberto Rigobon (MIT)

            Discussant: Simon Glossner (UVA)

16:45 – 17:15 CET: Break

17:15 – 18:00 CET: Climate Change and Adaptation in Global Supply-Chain Networks

            Authors: Nora Pankratz* (UCLA) and Christoph Schiller (ASU)

            Discussant: Julien Sauvagnat (Bocconi)

18:15 – 19:00 CET: Carbon Premium around the World

            Authors: Patrick Bolton (Columbia) and Marcin Kacperczyk* (Imperial)

            Discussant: Zacharias Sautner (Frankfurt)

19:00 – 19:05 CET: Closing Remarks

PAPER SELECTION: Submitted papers were reviewed by the scientific committee:

  • Jawad Addoum (Cornell University)
  • Brad Barber (University of California, Davis)
  • Söhnke Bartram (University of Warwick, CEPR)
  • Darwin Choi (Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Julien Daubanes (University of Geneva, MIT-CEEPR, CESifo)
  • Caroline Flammer (Boston University)
  • Hao Liang (Singapore Management University, ECGI, Tilburg University)
  • Michelle Lowry (Drexel University)
  • Pedro Matos (University of Virginia, ECGI)
  • Lukasz Pomorski (AQR)
  • Jean-Charles Rochet (University of Geneva, Swiss Finance Institute, University of Zürich, Toulouse School of Economics)
  • Laura Starks (University of Texas at Austin, NBER, ECGI)
  • Zacharias Sautner (Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, ECGI)
  • Paul Smeets (Maastricht University)
  • Dragon Yongjun Tang (University of Hong Kong)
  • Alexander Wagner (University of Zürich, CEPR, ECGI, Swiss Finance Institute)

Organizing Commmittee:

  • Rajna Gibson Brandon (University of Geneva, Swiss Finance Institute & GFRI)
  • Philipp Krueger (University of Geneva, Swiss Finance Institute & GFRI)
  • Shema Mitali (University of Geneva, GFRI)

FURTHER INFORMATION: For further information, please contact Philipp Krueger or Shema F. Mitali: info@geneva-summit-on-sustainable-finance.ch; Tel: +41‐(0)22‐379-84-72.

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