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  • Boston Finance Forum

    Friday, May 16, 2014
    Mandarin Oriental
    776 Boylston Street, Boston, MA
    12:00pm – 7:00pm

    MIT Sloan Finance Forums bring faculty presentations on cutting-edge research to alumni audiences around the world and focus on the role of MIT Sloan in defining the future of finance. This year, the forum will take place Friday, May 16 at the Boston Mandarin Oriental. MIT is often referred to as “home to the pioneers of modern finance,” a place where many breakthroughs in financial economics were conceptualized. With traditions deeply rooted in finance, today’s faculty remains committed to groundbreaking research with a focus on the future. Please join us at this event which will feature talks by faculty, alumni, and industry experts on evolving financial markets and policy changes, and will bring a global perspective to the challenges facing the industry.

  • 11:30 am


    12:00 pm

    Welcome Remarks

    12:15 pm

    Currency Risk

    1:00 pm


    1:15 pm

    Lies My Finance Professor Told Me

    2:00 pm

    Economic Stimulus and Household Spending

    2:45 pm

    Center for Finance and Policy: New Developments

    3:15 pm


    3:30 pm

    Panel Discussion: Systemic Risk

    4:30 pm

    Observations on Future Trends in Asset Management: Goal-based Investing and Understanding Alpha, Sources, and Sustainability

    5:15 pm

    Closing Remarks

    5:30 pm

    Cocktail Reception

    Register Here!

    If you have questions regarding registration, please contact Claudia de Jesus Suarez at cdjs@mit.edu or 617.253.3183.

    Registration will close Thursday, May 16, 2014.