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Finance Summit III
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada February 25 - March 4, 2006

The third, annual Finance Summit conference, an international workshop in finance, will take place at the Coast Hillcrest Resort Hotel in Revelstoke, British Columbia, during the week of February 25-March 4, 2006. The workshop is designed to foster the exchange of ideas in an informal setting between groups of financial economists who otherwise would not have this opportunity to meet and interact. more...

Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
July 9-10, 2004

Tuck's Center for Corporate Governance held its third bi-annual academic conference, Contemporary Corporate Finance Issues III. The two-day conference featured 10 papers across areas in corporate finance. This event brought academics from around the world to Hanover to discuss current research on corporate finance and corporate governance.

To view papers from this conference, please view the Conference Journal at SSRN.

Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues II
International Corporate Governance
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
July 12-13, 2002
Co-sponsored by the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, this event--the center's second research conference--brings academics from around the world to Hanover to discuss current research on corporate governance. Conference papers, which are working drafts, are provided below.

World Business Forum in Tokyo, Japan:
Corporate Governance in East Asia

Center for Corporate Governance and Center for Asia and the Emerging Economies
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
December 18, 2001
The conference, taking place in Tokyo, will focus on developments in East Asian corporate governance. Part of an annual conference series that gathers senior business executives, government policy makers, scholars and journalists from around the globe to debate critical issues facing international business, the event is sponsored by the Center for Asia and the Emerging Economies in cooperation with the Center for Corporate Governance.

Tuck School Second-Century Seminar
Mexico City, Mexico, Buenos Aires, Argentina, and So Paulo, Brazil
May 15-17, 2001
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn appeared with other Tuck School faculty to address business issues crucial to the economies of the Western Hemisphere, including corporate governance, financing business, private equity, trade policy, and business risks.

Tuck School Centennial Symposium in Tokyo, Japan
Center for Asia and the Emerging Economies
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Tokyo, Japan
December 13, 2000
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn organized a panel entitled "Japan and the Corporate Governance Revolution."

World Business Forum in Bretton Woods, New Hampshire
Center for Asia and the Emerging Economies
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
September 21-23, 2000
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn organized a panel entitled "The Corporate Governance Revolution."

Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues
Center for Corporate Governance
Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth
Hanover, New Hampshire
July 7-8, 2000
As the launching event for the Center for Corporate Governance, the Contemporary Corporate Governance Issues conference (link to Center News 6, Level 3 of News and Events) drew some of the world's leading scholars in the governance field and featured more than 20 academic papers.

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American Finance Association Annual Meeting
Atlanta, Georgia
January 4-6, 2002
The center will participate in this academic conference.

European Finance Association Annual Meeting
Barcelona, Spain
August 22-25, 2001
Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn will present their co-authored paper, "Toeholds and Fire-Sales in Bankruptcy Auctions." Professor Thorburn will also be a discussant at the conference.

Corporate Finance Workshop
National Bureau of Economic Research Summer Institute
Cambridge, Massachusetts
August 6-7, 2001
Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn will participate.

Western Finance Association Annual Meeting
Tucson, Arizona
June 20-23, 2001
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo presented his paper "Leverage, Liquidity and Long-Run IPO Returns," co-authored with yvind Norli. Professor Eckbo also received an award for a paper published the previous year.

Financial Decisions and Control Summer Workshop
Harvard Business School
Cambridge, Massachusetts
June 18-19, 2001
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn attended.

Financial Management Association European Conference
Paris, France
May 30-June 1, 2001
Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn presented their co-authored paper, "Toeholds and Fire-Sales in Bankruptcy Auctions." Professor Eckbo also served as a discussant at this conference.

Corporate Board Member Academic Council Roundtable
Cambridge, Massachusetts
May 29-30, 2001
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo participated on a panel with other leading academic authorities on board governance. Link to news

Corporate Governance: Reassessing Ownership and Control
Centre for Business Research at Cambridge University
Cambridge, England
May 19, 2001
Executive Director attended.

TIAA-CREF Institute Corporate Governance Forum
Executive Compensation, Stock Options, and the Role of the Board
New York City, New York
April 5, 2001
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo attended. Executive Director attended

Joe C. Davis Law and Business Program Conference on Empirical Research in Corporate, Securities and Bankruptcy Law
Vanderbilt University Law School
Nashville, Tennessee
March 30, 2001
Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn served as discussant.

Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR)
The Firm and Its Stakeholders: The Evolving Role of Corporate Finance
Courmayeur, Italy
March 23-25, 2001
Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn presented their co-authored paper, "Toeholds and Fire-Sales in Bankruptcy Auctions."

Utah Winter Finance Conference
University of Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
February 8-10, 2001
Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn presented their co-authored paper, "Toeholds and Fire-Sales in Bankruptcy Auctions."

Association of Financial Economists
New Orleans, Louisiana
January 5-7, 2001
Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn presented her paper "Bankruptcy auctions and the CEO: Evidence from Sweden."

Financial Economics and Accounting Conference
University of Michigan Business School
Ann Arbor, Michigan
November 3-4, 2000
Center Director B. Espen Eckbo and Associate Director Karin S. Thorburn served as a discussants.

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