【北航经商院•经济学双周论坛 第16期】

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北航经商院经济学双周论坛第十六期】 

安恒:对冲基金对美国上市公司成本管理的影响

20181012日,北航经商院经济学双周论坛迎来了2018年秋季的第十六期讲座。此次主讲特别邀请到了美国北卡卡罗莱纳大学格林斯伯勒分校金融学(终身)副教授安恒博士。主要研究领域为公司金融、机构投资者和房地产金融,在知名金融、会计和房地产学术期刊发表多篇论文,并担任众多学术期刊审稿人。此次报告题目是“对冲基金对美国上市公司成本管理的影响”,研究对冲基金对公司销售及一般行政管理成本消耗的影响,检验了对冲基金通过减轻目标公司的代理问题从而提高资源调整的效率这一办法。 

现场,20余名经管学院的老师和同学在认真听取报告,并就报告中涉及的模型在市场合中合理性及适用性等问题进行了深入探讨,讨论热烈,意犹未尽,我们期待下期经济学双周论坛的精彩学术碰撞。

 


 

 

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Associate Prof. Heng An: The Impact of Hedge Fund Activism on Corporate CostBehavior

On 12th October, 2018, we welcome Dr.Heng An to our Bi-Week Applied Economics Colloquium.Dr. An is an Associate Professor of Finance (with tenure) and Kathleen PriceBryan Dean's Notable Scholar at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro. Hisresearch interests focus on corporate finance, institutional investors, andreal estate finance. Dr. An presented his paper “The Impact of Hedge Fund Activismon Corporate Cost Behavior”. The Colloquium is coordinated by Associate Prof. HuaZhong from School of Economics and Management at Beihang University.

About 20 faculties and studentsfrom the SEM and other schools at the Beihang University joined the presentation,and discussed his paper’s research motivation, identification strategies, empiricalresults, and research limitations. After the presentation, both faculties andstudents showed great enthusiasm for his study, and provided future researchsuggestions.