FBE Seminar Series

FBE sponsors or co-sponsors five research seminar series and occasional speaker series each semester. PLEASE CHECK INDIVIDUAL SCHEDULES FOR SPECIFICS as each series does NOT necessarily hold a seminar every week. Links to presenter websites and seminar papers (in PDF format) are also available from the individual schedules.

Finance Seminar

day of the week: Friday
seminar time: 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
room: varies - see schedule
Faculty Coordinator: David Solomon

Applied Economics Workshop

day of the week: Friday
seminar time: 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
room: varies - see schedule
Faculty Coordinator:  Odilon Câmara   (213) 740-7658

Macroeconomics and International Finance Workshop

Unfortunately, we will not be offering regularly scheduled Macroeconomics and International Finance workshops this fall. However, a couple of joint Finance + Macroeconomics workshops have been planned. (See the Macro or Finance schedules for details.)

Lusk Center for Real Estate Workshop

day of the week: Friday
seminar time: 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
room: varies - see schedule
Lunch is served during the seminar if you RSVP to Nina at least 24 hours in advance.
Coordinator: Nina Tibayan (213) 740-0969
(sponsored by the Lusk Center for Real Estate)

FBE Center for Investment Studies Distinguished Speaker Series

Days and times vary - RSVP required. Please follow the link above for details.
Coordinator: (213) 821-1126

For FREE PARKING for the Finance, Applied Econ, or Macro seminar series, please contact Terry Lichvar at (213) 740-6515 or

Previous seminar series schedules and papers:

Previous schedules and papers can be obtained from our actual seminar website on the USC webserver. Please click on the following link and then scroll to the bottom of the page to find links to older schedules.