Empirical Methods in Corporate Finance
Paul Gompers, Sam Hanson, Victoria Ivashina, and Adi Sunderam
HBS 4220 / Econ 2727
Examines empirical research in corporate finance. Covers empirical research methodology, financial institutions, and financial policy. Major emphasis is on how to do well-executed and persuasive research in corporate finance.
Note: Structured to minimize overlap with Economics 2725. Seminar format; students write referee reports and a research paper.