Workshop in Behavioral Finance

April 14, 2012

Christopher J. Mayer of Columbia University, Jose Scheinkman of Princeton University,
and Robert Shiller of Yale University, Organizers

Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko, University of Pennsylvania and NBER
Anatomy of the Beginning of the Housing Boom: U.S. Neighborhoods and Metropolitan Areas, 1993-2009

Alex M. Chinco, New York University's Stern School of Business, and Christopher J. Mayer, Columbia Business School and NBER
Distant Speculators and Asset Bubbles in the Housing Market

Ing-Haw Cheng and Sahil Raina, University of Michigan, and Wei Xiong, Princeton University and NBER
Wall Street and the Housing Bubble: Bad Incentives, Bad Models, or Bad Luck?

Sumit Agarwal, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, and Itzhak Ben-David, Ohio State University
Do Loan Officers' Incentives Lead to Lax Lending Standards?

Elena Loutskina, University of Virginia, and Philip Strahan, Boston College and NBER
Financial Integration, Housing and Economic Volatility

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Conference sponsored by
Bracebridge Capital, Fuller & Thaler Asset Management and
LSV Asset Management
under the auspices of the National Bureau of Economic Research