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Members of the European Finance Association (EFA) are part of a global network of more than 2,500 professionals involved in the high-level research, study, teaching and practice of Finance.

Members may submit a paper to the conference EFA Annual Meeting and receive free online access  to the Review of Finance.  The General Assembly is held during the Annual Meeting.

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Review of Finance

The Review of Finance (RF) is a peer-reviewed journal that competes for the best articles in the field of finance and aims at a wide circulation and visibility in the profession. The journal’s editorial policy is guided by two criteria: quality and innovation.


Check-out The Review of Finance website for more information. http://revfin.org/ 



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Doctoral Events

EFA holds two EFA Doctoral Eventfor PhD students in Finance: a tutorial and a workshop.  Applications are invited between February 15 and March 15 and the events are hosted by the Annual Meeting.  The Tutorial is an intensive and competitive session and only the top eight submissions per year are accepted.  The Workshop is organised on a specific theme such as insurance markets or cryptocurrency.

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Remember - EFA 2023 50th Annual Meeting Amsterdam submission deadline

Call for Papers - do not miss the opportunity to submit your work!

The submission deadline is February 1, 2023.

You are invited to submit papers to be considered for presentation at the 50th EFA Annual Meeting in August 2023. The submission opens early December and the deadline is February 1, 2023 at midnight Standard Pacific Time.

EFA 2023 is organized by  Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (Netherlands), August 16–19 August, 2023. 









Paper submission procedure: You can submit papers electronically via the EFA 2023 website. For the paper to be considered, the submitting author must be a member of the European Finance Association in 2023. Once submitted, your paper may be updated until the submission deadline. Papers will be reviewed by members of the Program Committee. Authors will be notified about the outcome of the reviewing process by the end of April 2023.

Keynote speaker: Antoinette Schoar, Stewart C. Myers-Horn Family Professor of Finance, MIT Sloan School of Management and Editor of the Journal of Finance

Nobel Laureates Panel: The EFA 2023 will host a panel of Nobel laureates to celebrate the 50th Annual Meeting. The panel will discuss the next 50 years of financial economics.

Special sessions: EFA 2023 Amsterdam will offer three special sessions organized with institutional partners:

  • Bank for International Settlements on Digital assets and the future of finance
  • European Central Bank on the Risks of Soaring Inflation and Policy Rate Hikes.
  • Norges Bank Investment Management on Understanding the long-run drivers of asset prices

The papers for these special sessions are chosen from the pool of papers submitted to the conference and undergo the same reviewing process. More information on the EFA 2023 Amsterdam special sessions is available here.

Doctoral events: The EFA Annual Meeting will host the Doctoral Tutorial on August 16, 2023. Submission for this event runs separately and the application period is from February 15 to March 15, 2023.

We look forward to receiving your submissions!

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is proud to organize the 50th Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association. The meeting will be held August 16-19 August, 2023.

Albert J. Menkveld
EFA 2023 Program Chair
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Local Organizing Team at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Debby S. Tielman
Hedda Werkman
Sjahin Nouri

EFA Conference Manager
Laura Malinverno

Contact us

For questions regarding paper submission and conference attendance:
EFA 2023 Conference Manager

E-mail: l.malinverno@outlook.com

For questions regarding the EFA and its membership:
European Finance Association
Tel. +32 485 729 359

E-mail: info@european-finance.org

Please keep in touch via Twitter  and LinkedIn  and look forward to seeing you at #EFA2023 with Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam in August 2023.

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