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CALL FOR PAPERS - 23rd Annual MFS Conference, Stockholm, Sweden‏

Academic Conferences - CALL FOR PAPERS - 23rd Annual MFS Conference, Stockholm, Sweden‏

Academic Conferences

Begin date : 6/26/2016

End date : 6/29/2016

Location : Sweden / Stockholm

By : Multinational Finance Society

Venue : Stockholm University Business School

Event Subject :

23rd Annual Conference of the Multinational Finance Society. June 26-29, 2016, Stockholm, Sweden. Submission Deadline: January 15, 2016. Conference Registration Deadline: April 3, 2016.

Keywords :
Asset Pricing, Banking, Behavioral Finance, Buyouts, Capital Structure, CDS, Commodities, Contagion in Financial Markets, Corporate Governance, Corporate Restructuring, Cost of Bankruptcy, Credit Scoring Models, Cross Listing, Derivatives, Emerging Markets, Executive Compensation, Financial Accounting, Financial Analysts, Financial Reporting, FX Arbitrage, Investment Banking, IPOs, M&As...
Event/Product information

AREAS OF INTEREST

Papers in all areas of finance, accounting and economics dealing with developed and developing countries are welcome. Specific topics include, but are not limited to: Asset Pricing; Banking; Behavioral Finance; Buyouts; Capital Structure; CDS; Commodities; Contagion in Financial Markets; Corporate Governance; Corporate Restructuring; Cost of Bankruptcy; Credit Scoring Models; Cross Listing; Derivatives; Emerging Markets; Executive Compensation; Financial Accounting; Financial Analysts; Financial Reporting; FX Arbitrage; Investment Banking; IPOs; M&As; Macro Finance; Market Efficiency; Market Microstructure; Payout Policy; Portfolio Management; Real Options; Regulation; Risk Measurement; Shipping Finance; Specialities in Nordic Financial Markets; Term Structure of Interest Rates; Trading Behavior; Valuation; and Volatility.

DOCTORAL STUDENT TUTORIALS AND PRESENTATIONS

The Multinational Finance Society is offering special tutorial lectures for advanced finance doctoral students working on their dissertations. Following the lectures participating students will have the opportunity to discuss their research with our feature speakers and other senior members. Financial support will be provided to a limited number of registered doctoral students not sponsored by their institutions.

PAPER AND THESIS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Please visit our website at http://www.mfsociety.org to submit a copy of a completed or nearly completed paper or a detailed dissertation proposal (PDF format) by January 15, 2016.

The cover page should include the affiliation, address, phone and email of each author. Each participant agrees to serve as a discussant of a paper of his/her own area of interest, if needed.

Please include of whether you would like your paper to be considered for any of the awards mentioned below. Only completed papers qualify for any of the awards.

Web site :

Files: Event brochure, conference program, call for papers, abstracts etc.
MFC2016A_Brochure-Stockholm_2015-10-21.pdf
Program/Content

CALL FOR PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION

23RD ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE MULTINATIONAL FINANCE SOCIETY
DATE: June 26-29, 2016
LOCATION: Stockholm, Sweden
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: January 15, 2016
EMAIL: mfc2016b@mfsociety.org
WEBSITE: http://www.mfsociety.org


KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Alon Brav - Duke University, USA
James Ohlson - The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Björn Wahlroos - Chairman of Nordea Bank, Sampo Group, UPM-Kymmene and Hanken School of Economics, Finland

PROGRAM CHAIRS

Minna Martikainen - Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Panayiotis Theodossiou - Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus


LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Michael Graham - Stockholm University Business School, Sweden
Jarkko Peltomäki - Stockholm University Business School, Sweden

ORGANIZING INSTITUTIONS

Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Stockholm University Business School, Sweden

MFJ SPECIAL ISSUE


A special issue of the Multinational Finance Journal on “Recent Developments in Corporate Governance” (Guest Editor: David Yermack) will be devoted to relevant papers presented at conference and submitted for publication.

CONFERENCE OBJECTIVE

The objective of the conference is to bring together academic researchers, educators, doctoral students and practitioners from various international institutions to focus on timely financial issues and research findings pertaining to industrialized and developing countries including the recent financial and economic crisis.

AREAS OF INTEREST


Papers in all areas of finance, accounting and economics dealing with developed and developing countries are welcome. Specific topics include, but are not limited to: Asset Pricing; Banking; Behavioral Finance; Buyouts; Capital Structure; CDS; Commodities; Contagion in Financial Markets; Corporate Governance; Corporate Restructuring; Cost of Bankruptcy; Credit Scoring Models; Cross Listing; Derivatives; Emerging Markets; Executive Compensation; Financial Accounting; Financial Analysts; Financial Reporting; FX Arbitrage; Investment Banking; IPOs; M&As; Macro Finance; Market Efficiency; Market Microstructure; Payout Policy; Portfolio Management; Real Options; Regulation; Risk Measurement; Shipping Finance; Specialities in Nordic Financial Markets; Term Structure of Interest Rates; Trading Behavior; Valuation; and Volatility.

DOCTORAL STUDENT TUTORIALS AND PRESENTATIONS

The Multinational Finance Society is offering special tutorial lectures for advanced finance doctoral students working on their dissertations. Following the lectures participating students will have the opportunity to discuss their research with our feature speakers and other senior members. Financial support will be provided to a limited number of registered doctoral students not sponsored by their institutions.

PAPER AND THESIS SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Please visit our website at http://www.mfsociety.org to submit a copy of a completed or nearly completed paper or a detailed dissertation proposal (PDF format) by January 15, 2016.

The cover page should include the affiliation, address, phone and email of each author. Each participant agrees to serve as a discussant of a paper of his/her own area of interest, if needed.

Please include of whether you would like your paper to be considered for any of the awards mentioned below. Only completed papers qualify for any of the awards.


PAPER AWARDS

Best Paper Award (prize 1,000 USD)
(Open to all papers presented at the conference)

Best Young Researcher Award (prize 750 USD)
(Open to all papers presented by young researchers, less than eight years after PhD)

Best Doctoral Paper Award (prize 500 USD)
(Open to all thesis papers presented at the conference)


REGISTRATION FEE


Registrations fee by March 6, 2016 is €395 and by April 3, 2016 is €495. Registration fee after April 3, 2016 is 20% extra. For doctoral students, a discount of €115 applies. Registered participants can attend all social functions, which include two lunches, a reception, four coffee breaks and a gala dinner. Papers registered after April 3 cannot be considered for the awards.

FURTHER INFORMATION

Information regarding the conference, accommodations, feature speakers, travel arrangements, fees and other activities will be published on the MFS website as needed. Information about past conference can be found on the website as well.

VENUE

STOCKHOLM UNIVERSITY BUSINESS SCHOOL
Stockholm, Sweden


http://www.sbs.su.se/en/About-us/

PROGRAM COMMITTEE


Panayiotis Alexakis - University of Athens, Greece
Panayiotis Andreou - Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
George Athanassakos - University of Western Ontario, Canada
Wolfgang Bessler - Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany
George Blazenko - Simon Fraser University, Canada
Laurence Booth - University of Toronto, Canada
Mario Brandtner - Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
Bonnie Buchanan - Seattle University, USA
Peter Carayannopoulos - Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada
Ephraim Clark - Middlesex University Business School, UK
George Constantinides - University of Chicago, USA
Ian Cooper - London Business School, UK
Alexander David - University of Calgary, Canada
Mike Dempsey - RMIT University, Australia
Andre Dorsman - VU University Amsterdam, Netherlands
Elyas Elyasiani - Temple University, USA
Philip Gharghori - Monash University, Australia
Aaron Gilbert - Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Dimitrios Gounopoulos - University of Sussex, UK
Zhaoyang Gu - Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Gikas Hardouvelis - University of Piraeus, Greece
Abdulnasser Hatemi-J - UAE University, UAE
Jimmy Hilliard - Auburn University, USA
Bang Nam Jeon - Drexel University, USA
Peter Jørgensen - Aarhus University, Denmark
Petko Kalev - University of South Australia, Australia
Mehmet Karan - Hacettepe University, Turkey
Johan Knif - Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Robert Korajczyk - Northwestern University, USA
Dimitrios Kousenidis - Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Yoram Kroll - Ono Academic College (OAC), Israel
Lawrence Kryzanowski - Concordia University, Canada
Neophytos Lambertides - Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Eva Liljeblom - Hanken School of Economics, Finland
Ji-Chai Lin - Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Yueh-Neng Lin - National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan
Stuart Locke - University of Waikato, New Zealand
Christodoulos Louca - Cyprus University of Technology, Cyprus
Didier Maillard - CNAM, France
Anastasios Malliaris - Loyola University Chicago, USA
Tomas Mantecon - University of North Texas, USA
Roni Michaely - Cornell University, USA
Nikolaos T. Milonas - University of Athens, Greece
Tarek Miloud - INSEEC Alpes-Savoie Business School, France
Usha Mittoo - University of Manitoba, Canada
Imad Moosa - RMIT University, Australia
Louis Murray - University College Dublin, Ireland
Christos Negakis - University of Macedonia, Greece
Lars Nordén - Stockholm University Business School, Sweden
Edgar Ortiz - Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
Dan Palmon - Rutgers Business School, USA
Nikolaos Philippas - University of Piraeus, Greece
Leszek Preisner - AGH, Poland
Gordon Roberts - York University, Canada
Wendy Rotenberg - University of Toronto, Canada
Richard Saito - Fundacao Getulio Vargas, Brazil
Yoko Shirasu - Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan
Frank Skinner - Brunel University, UK
Kyojik Song - Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
Raul Susmel - University of Houston, USA
Samuel Szewczyk - Drexel University, USA
George Theocharides - CIIM, Cyprus
Daniel Thornton - Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, USA
Alireza Tourani-Rad - Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Stefan Trueck - Macquarie University, Australia
Mika Vaihekoski - University of Turku, Finland
Dinh Vinh Vo - University of Economics and Law, Viet Nam
Elizabeth Whalley - University of Warwick, UK
Tomasz Wisniewski - University of Szczecin, Poland
Woody Wu - Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Yukihiro Yasuda - Tokyo Keizai University, Japan
Ania Zalewska - University of Bath, UK

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Organizer : Multinational Finance Society

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