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 Call for Papers EFA 2024

EFA 2024 Newsletter

Dear Members and Friends of the European Finance Association (EFA)!

You are invited to submit papers to be considered for presentation at the 51st EFA Annual Meeting to be hosted by the National Bank of Slovakia. The conference will be held on August 21–24, 2024 in the heart of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. Bratislava is easily accessible from the Vienna airport (45 minutes) and the Bratislava airport (10 minutes).

The submission deadline is February 1, 2024 (midnight Standard Pacific Time).

Paper submission procedure

You can submit papers electronically via the EFA website: efa2024.efa-meetings.org/submission.

For the paper to be considered, the submitting author must be a member of the European Finance Association in 2024.

Once submitted, you can update your paper up to the submission deadline. Papers will be reviewed by members of the Program Committee. The authors will be notified about the outcome of the reviewing process by the end of April 2024.


Keynote speaker

Douglas W. Diamond, 2022 Nobel Prize Laurate, Merton H. Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, the University of Chicago.


Special sessions

EFA 2024 will offer four special sessions organized with institutional partners:


• Bank for International Settlements (BIS) on Shifts in interest rates and financial system risks.
• European Central Bank (ECB) on Challenges for monetary policy transmission through banks and non-banks.
• National Bank of Slovakia (NBS) on Machine learning methods in finance.
• Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM) 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.

Doctoral Tutorial

The EFA Annual Meeting will host the Doctoral Tutorial on August 21, 2024. Submission for this event runs separately and the application period is from February 15 to March 15, 2024.

We look forward to receiving your submissions!


Lubos Pastor

EFA 2024 Program Chair

University of Chicago
National Bank of Slovakia

Scientific Committee

Francesca Bastianello, University of Chicago
Emanuele Colonnelli, University of Chicago
George Constantinides, University of Chicago
Niels Gormsen, University of Chicago
John Heaton, University of Chicago
Steven Kaplan, University of Chicago
Anil Kashyap, University of Chicago
Yueran Ma, University of Chicago
Stefan Nagel, University of Chicago
Scott Nelson, University of Chicago
Pascal Noel, University of Chicago
Carolin Pflueger, University of Chicago
Raghuram Rajan, University of Chicago
Amir Sufi, University of Chicago
Quentin Vandeweyer, University of Chicago
Michael Weber, University of Chicago
Constantine Yannelis, University of Chicago
Anthony Zhang, University of Chicago
Luigi Zingales, University of Chicago
Eric Zwick, University of Chicago 


Track Chairs

Sumit Agarwal, National University of Singapore

Thorsten Beck, European University Institute
Bo Becker, Stockholm School of Economics
Juliane Begenau, Stanford University
Frederico Belo, INSEAD
Tobias Berg, Goethe University Frankfurt
Riccardo Colacito, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Pierre Collin-Dufresne, EPFL
Claudia Custodio, Imperial College London
Hans Degryse, KU Leuven
Isil Erel, The Ohio State University
Peter Feldhütter, Copenhagen Business School
Thierry Foucault, HEC Paris
Mariassunta Giannetti, Stockholm School of Economics
Stefano Giglio, Yale University
Francisco Gomes, London Business School
Zhiguo He, Stanford University
Vasso Ioannidou, Cass Business School
Dirk Jenter, London School of Economics and Political Science
Marcin Kacperczyk, Imperial College London
Bige Kahraman Alper, University of Oxford
Ron Kaniel, University of Rochester
Samuli Knupfer, Aalto University School of Business
Camelia Kuhnen, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Kai Li, UBC Sauder School of Business
Alexander Ljungqvist, Stockholm School of Economics
Michelle Lowry, Drexel University
Annamaria Lusardi, Stanford University
Nadya Malenko, Boston College
Pedro Matos, University of Virginia
Alex Michaelides, Imperial College London
Sophie Moinas, Toulouse School of Economics
Martin Oehmke, London School of Economics and Political Science
Steven Ongena, University of Zurich
Marco Pagano, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II
Michaela Pagel, Washington University
Christine Parlour, UC Berkeley
Anna Pavlova, London Business School
Giorgia Piacentino, USC Marshall
Christopher Polk, London School of Economics and Political Science
Veronika Pool, Vanderbilt University
Lukas Schmid, University of Southern California
Norman Schürhoff, SFI at University of Lausanne
Clemens Sialm, The University of Texas at Austin
Elena Simintzi, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Paul Smeets, University of Amsterdam
Per Strömberg, Stockholm School of Economics
Melvyn Teo, Singapore Management University
David Thesmar, MIT
Margarita Tsoutsoura, Washington University
Stijn van Nieuwerburgh, Columbia University
Andrea Vedolin, Boston University
Annette Vissing-Jorgensen, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve
Liyan Yang, University of Toronto
Kathy Yuan, London School of Economics and Political Science 


Contact us

For questions regarding paper submission and conference attendance:

EFA 2024 Organizer

E-mail: EFA2024@efa.nbs.sk

For questions regarding the EFA and its membership:

European Finance Association

Tel. +32 485 729 359

E-mail: info@european-finance.org


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