Two KAFA-FMA special sessions at the 2020 FMA virtual meeting

We appreciate Professor Kiyoung Chang, President-Elect, organizing two special sessions in the 2020 FMA meeting. All KAFA members are strongly encouraged to attend the following two sessions (KAFA-BOK and KAFA-KIF).

 

  • Korea America Finance Association and Korea Institute of Finance Special Session

Tuesday, October 20, 8:00 am - 9:30 am (Eastern Time), Virtual Session

Moderator:

Kiyoung Chang, President-Elect, Korea America Finance Association, University of South Florida

Presentation:

    • Zihang Ryan Peng, University of New South Wales, “Does Global Outsourcing Affect Corporate Customers’ Voluntary Disclosures?”
    • Sangche Lee, Korea Institute of Finance
    • Le Zhang, Australian National University, “The Price of the Slow Lane: Traffic Congestion and Stock Block Trading Premium.”

 

  • Korea America Finance Association and Bank of Korea Special Session

Thursday, October 22, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm (Eastern Time), Virtual Session

Moderator:
Peter Chung, President, Korea America Finance Association, University of California, Riverside

Presentation:

    • Youngjun Choi, “Performance-based Effects of the Corporate Governance in Korea's Debtor-in-Possession System.”
    • Kwangyong Park, “The Excess Volatility of Long-term Interest Rates and Central Bank Credibility.”
    • Christopher Paik, “Financial Globalization: Effects on Banks Information Acquisition and Credit Risk.”

 

KAFA Board and Annual Business Meeting

 

  1. KAFA Executive Board Meeting

When: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Friday, October 23, 2020 (Eastern Time)

Where: Virtual Meeting

 

  1. Annual Business Meeting

When: 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm, Friday, October 23, 2020 (Eastern Time)

Where: Virtual Meeting

 

  1. KAFA Virtual Party

A virtual party will be held after the annual business meeting. COVID-19 has forced us to postpone our in-person meeting but it does not prevent us from sharing our friendship. Bring your own drinks!

When: 9:30 pm – 11:00 pm, Friday, October 23, 2020 (Eastern Time)

Where: Virtual Party