SaMMF OTC Markets Workshop

Friday, December 3, 2021

The Search and Matching in Macro and Finance (SAMMF) group was pleased to host the OTC Markets Virtual Workshop.

Workshop Theme

The workshop fosters discussion and research on OTC financial markets. We invite theoretical and empirical papers on the following topics (but not limited to): the design of markets and securities, networks and trading relationships, information design and disclosure, the industrial organization of financial intermediaries, search theory, financial contracting, and the intersection of these topics with macroeconomics, asset pricing, and corporate finance.


10:00-11:00 am EST

11:00-12:00 pm EST

12:00-12:30 pm EST – Coffee Break

12:30-1:30 pm EST

1:30-2:30 pm EST

  • Michael Choi (UC Irvine) presenting “Foundations of Market Power,” with Guillaume Rocheteau
    • Discussant: Ariel Zetlin-Jones (Carnegie Mellon Tepper)


Zach Bethune, Briana Chang, Lucas Herrenbrueck, Batchimeg Sambalaibat, Bruno Sultanum, Semih Uslu, Milena Wittwer, Shengxing Zhang