Selected Discussions

    Discussion of "Financial Frictions and Employment during the Great Depression," by Efraim Benmelech, Carola Frydman, and Dimitris Papanikolaou, at the 2016 NBER Summer Institute Corporate Finance Meetings.


    Discussion of "Aggregate Effects of Collateral Constraints," by Thomas Chaney, Zongbo Huang, David Sraer, and David Thesmar, at the 2016 Western Finance Association Meetings.


    Discussion of "Firm Selection and Corporate Cash Holdings," by Juliane Begenau and Berardino Palazzo at the 2016 Utah Winter Finance Conference.


    Discussion of "Firm Financing over the Business Cycle," by Juliane Begenau and Juliana Salomao, at the 2015 NBER Summer Institute.


    Discussion of "Optimal Debt and Profitability in the Tradeoff Theory," by Andrew Abel, at the 2014 Tepper-LAEF Conference.


    Discussion of "An Empirical (S,s) Model of Dynamic Capital Structure," by Arthur Korteweg and Ilya A. Strebulaev, at the 2014 Utah Winter Finance Conference.


    Discussion of "Beyond Q: Estimating Investment without Asset Prices," by Joao Gomes and Vito Gala, at the 2013 Utah Winter Finance Conference.


    Discussion of "Financing Investment with Long-Term Debt and Uncertainty Shocks," by Michael Michaux and Francois Gourio, at the 2012 Utah Winter Finance Conference.


    Discussion of "Estimating the Benefits of Contractual Completeness: The Case of Debt Covenants," by Gregor Matvos" 2012 NBER Corporate Finance Meetings.


    Discussion of "Dynamic Debt Runs and Financial Fragility: Evidence from the 2007 ABCP Crisis," by Enrique Schroth, Gustavo Suarez, and Lucian Taylor at the 2012 ESSFM, Gerzensee.


    Discussion of "Reconciling Estimates of the Speed of Adjustment of Leverage Ratios," by Peter Iliev and Ivo Welch, at the 2011 Western Finance Association Meetings.