This year, via Zoom, the 2021 Academic and Practitioner Symposium on Mutual Funds and ETFs focuses attention on diversity and inclusion, financial fragility, fixed income and COVID-19. Hosted by the Darden School of Business and the Investment Company Institute, this year will be dedicated to exploring these areas in what promises to be a focused, high-quality program featuring leading scholars and practitioners at the intersection of these emerging topics. Please find program details below (all in Eastern time).
Session 1: Diversity and Inclusion
Co-CEO and President
Richard B. Evans, Associate Professor of Business Administration and Donald McLean Wilkinson Research Chair in Business Administration, Darden School of Business
12:40pm-1:30pm: Paper Presentation and Panel Discussion
Academic Presenter: Renee B. Adams, Professor of Finance, University of Oxford
Session 2: Financial Fragility, Fixed Income and COVID-19
This session’s keynote presentation, paper presentation and panel discussion elements are continuing to develop. We will update with final details as they become available.