Annual Meetings

Two KAFA-FMA special sessions at the 2019 FMA annual meeting in New Orleans

We appreciate Professor Peter Chung, President-Elect, organizing two special sessions in the 2019 FMA meeting. All KAFA members are strongly encouraged to attend the following two sessions (KAFA-BOK and KAFA-KIF).

A standing breakfast is served at 8:00 am. We are grateful to the Bank of Korea (BOK) for sponsoring the breakfast.

  • Korea America Finance Association and Bank of Korea Special Session)

Friday, October 25, 8:30 am - 10:00 am (Southdown, 4th Floor, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel)

Moderator: Sahn-Wook Huh, President, Korea America Finance Association, University (SUNY) at Buffalo

Presentation:

  • Kook Ka, Bank of Korea, “Economic Policy Uncertainty and Bond Risk Premium.”
  • Nam Gang Lee, Bank of Korea, “Evaluating the Effects of Productivity Risks on Long-Run Consumption Risk and Asset Pricing.”
  • Sang-Yoon Song, Bank of Korea, “The Cash-Flow Channel of Monetary Policy: Evidence from Mortgage Borrowers.

 

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

Friday, October 25, 10:15 am - 11:45 am (Southdown, 4th Floor, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel)

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

Presentation:

  • Minkee Song, Korea Institute of Finance, “An Illusory Effect of Age Frames on Job Growth Statistics.”
  • Yajun Xiao, University of College Dublin, “Shadow Money and Economic Growth: Evidence from Chinese WMP Market.”
  • Xian Sun, Johns Hopkins University, “The Dark Side of Business Friendliness.”

 

KAFA Board and Annual Business Meeting/Dinner

  • KAFA Executive Board Meeting

When: 2:30 – 4:30 p.m., Friday, October 25, 2019

Where: Waterbury Ballroom, 2nd Floor, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

 

  • Annual Business Meeting

When: 5:30-6:45 p.m., Friday, October 25, 2019

Where: Oak Alley, 4th Floor, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel

 

  • KAFA Annual Dinner Meeting

We are grateful to the Korea Institute of Finance (KIF) for sponsoring the KAFA Annual Dinner Meeting. 

When: 7:30-10:00 p.m., Friday, October 25, 2019

Where: Gangnam Korean BBQ Restaurant

3012 N Arnoult Rd, Metairie, LA 70002

Phone: 504-309-7007

Transportation: Bus (about 30 minute drive from the conference hotel).

Hotel to restaurant: 7:00pm

Restaurant to Hotel (two times): 9:00pm and 10:00pm