Events

27 - 30 September 2020 / University of Cologne / Verein für Socialpolitik

The Annual Conference of the Verein fuer Socialpolitik consists of a core conference with invited lectures concerning “Gender Economics” and of an Open Meeting with mixed topics. Presentations and Organised Sessions for the Open Meeting may be submitted from all fields of economics.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March, 1 2020

Please submit your research paper from February 1 to March 1 at the online submission website at https://express.converia.de/frontend/index.php?sub=498.
After the submission deadline, the conference’s program committee evaluates all submissions by a peer-refereeing process and sends acceptance decisions by the end of May. Further details on the conference can be found here: https://www.socialpolitik.de/En/annual-meeting-2020.

2 - 2 October 2020 / Online /

The CEPR Network on Household Finance is launching a new online seminar series on Household Finance. The series is currently run by Cristian Badarinza (National University of Singapore) and Vimal Balasubramaniam (Queen Mary University of London). We meet once a fortnight on Friday (CEST/CET 15:00) on Zoom. This is structured like a regular seminar, with light-touch moderation and opportunities to ask questions during the presentation. The Zoom link to each seminar will be made available on email, one hour before the session.

Friday 2 October - Kim Peijnenburg (EDHEC and CEPR) presenting on "Do Private Shocks Have Social Costs?"

13 October 2020 - 8 June 2021 / Online seminar / CEPR

Monthly online seminars on Tuesdays, starting in September 2020,
8 AM New York, 1 PM London, 2 PM Milan/Paris/Frankfurt, 8 PM Singapore/Shanghai

We are delighted to announce that the CEPR Network on Financial Economics is launching a virtual seminar series at the start of the academic year.

The CEPR Advanced Forum for Financial Economics (CAFFE) will be organized by Laurent Calvet, Kim Peijnenburg, and Raman Uppal from EDHEC Business School. Its objective is to make cutting-edge finance research available to researchers based in Europe and around the world.

There will be one seminar each month covering all topics in Financial Economics. The seminar is open to all participants but special emphasis will be placed on European-based researchers working on novel issues such as the financial implications of Covid-19. We view this seminar series as a joint venture of all researchers in Financial Economics and we very much look forward to your wholehearted and enthusiastic support.

Each seminar will run for 75 minutes, with 40 minutes allocated to the speaker, 20 minutes to a discussant, and 15 minutes for questions from the audience. The seminar starts just after lunch at 2PM CET (1PM London time), so have your caffè during CAFFE!

The confirmed speakers for the CAFFE seminar series are:

8 September 2020: Pierre Collin-Dufresne (EPFL and CEPR)

13 October 2020: Victoria Vanasco (CREI and CEPR)

10 November 2020: Lorenzo Bretscher (London Business School)

8 December 2020: Ester Faia (Goethe University Frankfurt and CEPR)

12 January 2021: Nicola Gennaioli (Bocconi University and CEPR)

9 February 2021: Marieke Bos (Stockholm School of Economics)

9 March 2021: Savitar Sundaresan (imperial College and CEPR)

6 April 2021: Irina Zviadadze (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR)

11 May 2021: Vikrant Vig (London Business School)

8 June 2021: Mariassunta Giannetti (Stockholm School of Economics and CEPR)

16 - 16 October 2020 / Online /

The CEPR Network on Household Finance is launching a new online seminar series on Household Finance. The series is currently run by Cristian Badarinza (National University of Singapore) and Vimal Balasubramaniam (Queen Mary University of London). We meet once a fortnight on Friday (CEST/CET 15:00) on Zoom. This is structured like a regular seminar, with light-touch moderation and opportunities to ask questions during the presentation. The Zoom link to each seminar will be made available on email, one hour before the session.

Friday 16 October - Roine Vestman (Stockholm University and CEPR) presenting on "The Housing Wealth Effect: Quasi-Experimental Evidence"

22 - 23 October 2020 / Rauischholzhausen Castle (near Marburg), Germany / Justus Liebig University Giessen

22 - 23 October 2020 | Rauischholzhausen Castle (near Marburg), Germany | Justus Liebig University Giessen

Justus Liebig University Giessen in conjunction with the GGS invite academics and PhD students to submit papers for consideration of presentation at the 2nd Conference on Behavioral Research in Finance, Governance, and Accounting. The conference will be held at the Rauischholzhausen Castle near Marburg.

Accepted papers will be considered for a Best Paper Award.

The keynote speech will be given by Prof Steffen Andersen (CBS).

Paper Submission
- Only full papers will be considered
- Deadline for submissions is May 31, 2020
- Authors of accepted papers will be notified by July 15, 2020

More information and submission on:

www.bfga-conference.com

4 - 5 November 2020 / Brussels, Belgium / European Capital Markets Institute

ECMI and CEPS are calling for submission of research papers in the area of capital markets and their role in overcoming the COVID-19 crisis. The author(s) of the best paper will receive a €5,000 prize and the opportunity to present the findings at the 2020 ECMI Annual Conference, 4-5 November.

Research papers should cover, but are not limited to, one or more of the following topics:

- Impact of COVID-19 crisis on capital markets, in particular the role of market financing in the aftermath of the crisis
- Capital Markets Union as driver of economic recovery and resilience (financing of small, young and innovative companies)
- Operational resilience of market infrastructures (e.g. trade repositories, central counterparties)
- Impact of monetary policies on capital markets, in particular the asset purchase programmes
- Corporate bonds markets (pricing, trading and efficiency)
- Sovereign debt markets (issuance, liquidity provisions, transaction costs, price formation)
- MiFID II (e.g. transparency, liquidity, research coverage, data)
- Asset allocation by retail and institutional investors
- Sustainable Finance (e.g. ESG investment flows and performance)
- Impact of Brexit on European capital markets (e.g. costs of fragmentation, loss of liquidity, equivalence regime)

Submission deadline: 20th of September.

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