AEC 510 - Fall 2020
Room:G119
Time: Friday 8:40-10:50 AM
Date Day Name* Time/Place Referee/Discussant
Aug. 28, 2020 Friday Ran Duan 9-10:50 AM Robert Mann
Sep. 11, 2020 Friday John Yang   Ray Gao
Sep. 18, 2020 Friday Shuaiyu Chen   Xuyuanda Qi
Sep. 25, 2020 Friday Robert Mann 9-10:50 AM Ran Duan
Oct. 02, 2020 Friday Ray Gao & Yifei Lu   John Yang
Oct. 06, 2020 Tuesday John Yang Proposal seminar, Zoom only Joanna Wu (Advisor), Sudarshan Jayaraman, Jason Xiao, Jerry Warner (Chair),Ramona Dagostino (Reader) and Takeaki Sunada (Reader)
Oct. 09, 2020 Friday Yahui Zheng    
Oct. 16, 2020 Friday Xuyuanda Qi   Mykola Pinchuk
Oct. 23, 2020 Friday Jiaqi Qu 1st Year Paper, 9:50-10:40 Yukun Liu; Wentian Zhang
Oct. 30, 2020 Friday Yuchi Yao Qualifying Exam Schwert, Opp, Trigilia
Nov. 03, 2020 Tuesday Yushan Zhuang Qualifying Exam, 9-11 Warner, Gofman, Chen
Nov. 03, 2020 Tuesday Sakif Rahman Qualifying Exam, 1-3 Opp, Moreira, Zruymov
Nov. 06, 2020 Friday Tianyang (Tim) Zheng   Botong Shang
Nov. 13, 2020 Friday Xixi Xiao ACC Exam Wu, Xiao, Jayaraman
Nov. 20, 2020 Friday Hao Qu ACC Exam Wu, Xiao, Jayaraman
Dec. 04, 2020 Friday Mykola Pinchuk   TBD
Dec. 11, 2020 Friday Matheus D'Amico 1st Year Paper TBD
Dec. 11, 2020 Friday Wentian Zhang 1st Year Paper TBD
*NOTE:  Please email your paper to schwert@schwert.ssb.rochester.edu at least one week before your presentation.   Your paper will be posted on this website. 
Also:The posted papers and referees' reports will be password protected.Email Bill Schwert to obtain the password.
Useful Information:
Dilbert, 10/5/15
Michael Weisbach's Field Guide
What's Hot in Finance? (2005-2010)
†††† by Utpal Bhattacharya (Indiana University)
What's Hot in Finance? (2008-2012)
†††† by Utpal Bhattacharya (Indiana University)
What's Hot in Finance? (2011-2015)
†††† by Utpal Bhattacharya (HKUST), et al.
Advice for Ph.D. students from Utpal Bhattacharya
Tips on how to avoid disaster in presentations
†††† by Monika Piazzesi (now at Stanford Econ Dept)
Writing Tips for Ph.D. Students
†††† by John Cochrane, Chicago GSB
The Ten Most Important Rules of Writing Your Job Market Paper
†††† by Claudia Goldin and Lawrence Katz, Harvard Econ
David Laibsonís Job Market Advice for the ASSA Meetings
†††† by David Laibson, Harvard Econ
Style Guide from The Economist
Advice for Harvard Econ Job Candidates
John Cawley's Advice for Econ Job Candidates
Words of wisdom from Harry Roberts
JFE web page (lots of tips on writing, making good tables and figures, etc.)
Last updated: 10/20/2020