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VOLUME AND VOLATILITY TOPIC OF SEMINAR

 

NOV. 18, 2005--A presentation covering permanent, transitory and non-fundamental shocks on returns, volatility and volume will occur at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls on Dec. 2 at 3:15 in 321 South Hall.

The event is free and open to the public.

The presentation is by Megan Yuan Sun, an assistant professor in the College of Business and Economics. She holds a Ph.D from Kent State University and bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Remnin University of China.

The title of the presentation is “Volume and Volatility: What Drives It?” Sun will use the SVAR model to estimate the impacts of permanent fundamental, transitory fundamental and non-fundamental shocks on returns, volatility and volume, and how the magnitude of sensitivity differs across different stocks.
There will be a social and refreshment time from 3 to 3:15 p.m. in room 317 of South Hall, and the presentation will be held in room 321 of South Hall from 3:15 to 4 p.m.

The event is sponsored by the Center for Economic Research in the College of Business and Economics. It is the last of five presentations in the series.

Contact Hamid Tabesh at hamid.tabesh@uwrf.edu or 715/425-3335 for more information.


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