Save the Date - General Assembly August 18, 2023
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EFA holds two EFA Doctoral Events for 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.  

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Join us for the semi-centennial edition of the EFA Annual Meeting on 16-19 August 2023 at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU Amsterdam)We believe that Amsterdam is the perfect place to celebrate this 50th meeting. A lot of effort has gone into making this an edition that you will not forget. Ever. Avoid future regret and register now through this link.

We will have:

  • A Nobel laureate panel with in-person participation of Oliver Hart (Harvard), Bengt Holmstrom (MIT), and Paul Milgrom (Stanford)
  • A keynote speech by the Editor of the Journal of Finance Antoinette Schoar (MIT)
  • A Finance+Humor program with rising-star standup comedians from California
  • A reception at Amsterdam's renowned modern art museum (Stedelijk Museum), including private access to a new exhibition featuring, among others, Van Gogh and Rietveld
  • A conference dinner at the iconic Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ concert hall
  • A cycling or walking tour to see historic sites
  • And, most importantly, a schedule filled with 200+ presentations of the latest and most exciting research in finance

All networking events are in the historic city center and the academic program is in the vibrant business district (where VU Amsterdam is located). You will have experienced it all in just a few days. And, conveniently, travel between all venues and to and from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is, at most, 45 minutes by public transportation.

Thanks to our organizers European Finance Association and VU Amsterdam.

EFA 2023 team

Albert J. Menkveld (Program Chair)
Laura Malinverno (EFA Event Manager)
Sjahin Nouri
Debby Tielman

Credit drawing: elles.nl.


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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