UC Berkeley hosted an intimate discussion in San Francisco of the critical issues, technologies, and policies that drive financial fraud around the world.
Videos from the program:
Description: One day program in San Francisco where we discussed critical issues, technologies, and policies driving financial fraud around the world.
Description: Welcome remarks by Frank Partnoy (UC Berkeley) and Herb Greenberg (Pacific Square Research)
Description: Opening statement and presentation by Jim Chanos (Kynikos Associates LP) Powerpoint
The Great Shorting Debate:
Description: Debate with Omeed Malik (Moderator), Carson Block (Muddy Waters Research) vs. Joshua Mitts (Columbia Law School)
Fraud and the Media:
Description: Panel with Herb Greenberg (moderator), Roddy Boyd (Southern Investigative Reporting Foundation), Jesse Eisinger (ProPublica), Linette Lopez (Business Insider), Francine McKenna (MarketWatch)
Intimate Discussion with Tom Wright:
Description: A discussion about Billion Dollar Whale: The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World with Author Tom Wright (Wall Street Journal)
Fraud and the Law:
Description: Panel with Frank Partnoy (Moderator), Robert J. Jackson, Jr. (Securities and Exchange Commission), Michele Johnson (Latham & Watkins)
Fraud and Auditors:
Description: Panel with Jim Chanos (moderator), Emily Alexander (TAFS), Jules Kroll (K2 Intelligence), Lynn Turner (formerly Securities and Exchange Commission)
Expert Tips for Catching Fraud:
Description: Discussion with Bethany McLean (author, The Smartest Guys in the Room), Martin Stapleton (Gladstone Capital Management)
Description: Discussion with Rupert Younger (moderator), Alexandra Wrage (TRACE International)
Description: Closing remarks by Diana Henriques (author, Wizard of Lies)
A Discussion with John Carreyrou:
Description: Post-Reception screening of The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley and talk-before with John Carreyrou (author, Bad Blood).
The one-day program was held on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the Delancey Street Foundation:
San Francisco, CA 94107