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The 30th Annual
Global Finance Conference

With scientific support of

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Conference Host and Sponsor

With scientific support of

Call FOR PAPERS/PROPOSALS

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 28, 2023

 

The Global Finance Association is pleased to announce that our 30th Annual Global Finance Conference
will be hosted by The Teofilo Intato Institute, with the scientific support of the International University of
Monaco (IUM) and the Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (UCF).

Featured Speakers

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Chairman of the Board at Nomura Asset Management UK, and Fellow at London Business School

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Professor of Finance and Chair of School of Management, Luiss Business School, Rome, Italy, and Editor-in-Chief of Finance Research Letters

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Professor of Banking and Finance, Johns Hopkins University (JHU), Carey Business School.

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Program Co-Chairs

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International University of Monaco

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Ca’ Foscari University Venice

They will serve as the GFC 2023 Program Co-Chairs. The venue will be in the PROSECCO-Wine Lands inside the Veneto Region, Italy, a part of UNESCO World Heritage

Call For Papers & Proposals

Papers/proposals in the following categories are solicited:

 

  1. Competitive Papers: Complete paper submitted by deadline; (for Best Paper Awards).

  2. Work-in-Progress: Abstract submitted by the deadline; paper is to be completed by Conference date.

  3. Proposal for Panel, Workshop, Tutorial.

  4. Doctoral Students Papers: One of the top awards is for this category.

Please submit your paper/proposal electronically via the Global Finance Conference website  www.glofin.org/. The first page of your paper/proposal shall contain the title, track identification number (see conference topics below) and authors’ names, affiliation, address, e-mail, phone, and fax numbers. The body of the paper shall not have any author’s identification and must begin with the paper title and abstract.  All entries will be refereed. The top six papers presented at the Conference will be awarded on a competitive basis and may be considered for publication in a Special Issue of the Global Finance Journal. NEW: The most promising paper on specific interdisciplinary topics will be passed to the prestigious Science Journal for further publication evaluation

Topics

  1. Accounting/Auditing Issues and Taxation

  2. Behavioral and Experimental Finance/Economics  

  3. Banking & Financial Services/Investment Banking 

  4. Global Risks Interconnection

  5. Big Data – Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security and Global Finance & Banking

  6. BRICS, MIST, MINT, NEXT 11, PIIGS, SANE and Emerging Markets

  7. Corporate Governance/Executive Compensation – Stakeholders vs Stockholders Debate

  8. Green Finance, ESG Investments, Climate risks and financial stability

  9. Global Pandemic – Global Health Issues and Impacts

  10. Derivatives/Financial Engineering – Real Options

  11. Entrepreneurship/Venture Capital

  12. Financial Markets Integration/Linkages/Segmentation

  13. Foreign Currency Issues – Monetary Economics

  14. Global Energy & Environment Issues

  15. Global Financial Crises, Imbalances

  16. Global Poverty – Inequality - Sustainability

  17. Household Finance – Micro Finance

  18. IPOs/SEOS/Stock buybacks/Privatization - Crowdfunding

  19. Mergers and Acquisitions/Corporate and State SWFs 

  20. Moving Towards a More Digital/Interconnected World - Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies

  21. Portfolio Flows, Portfolio Performance, Asset Allocation, and Foreign Direct Investment 

  22. Real Estate Finance /REITs, Crowdfunding, International RE & Alternative 

  23. Risk/Debt Issues/Insurance/Reinsurance

  24. Sovereign Funds/Hedge Funds/ETFs/SWFs – Private Equity -Mutual Fund Performance

  25. Sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibilities, and Ethics.

The Executive Committee

Manuchehr Shahrokhi, California State University, Fresno, CA, USA

Guido Max Mantovani, International University of Monaco, Principauté deMONACO

Marcella Lucchetta, Ca Foscari University of Venice, ITALY

A. M. Parhizgari, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA 

K.C. Chen, California State University, Fresno, CA, USA

Ali Fatemi, DePaul University, Chicago, IL, USA

Michael Frenkel, WHU,-Otto Beisheim School of Management, GERMANY

Arvind Mahajan, Texas A &M University, College Park, TX, USA

Ehsan Nikbakht, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, USA 

2023 Scientific Committee

FIRST NAME
LAST NAME
AFFILIATION - UNIVERSITY
COUNTRY
Tom
Aabo
Aarhus University
DENMARK
Chris
Adcock
Sheffield University
UK
Saurabh
Agarwal
Indian Institute of Finance
INDIA
JD
Agarwal
Indian Institute of Finance
INDIA
Aman
Agarwal
Indian Institute of Finance
INDIA
Reena
Aggarwal
Georgetown University
USA
Franklin
Allen
Imperial College, London
UK
Heitor
Almeida
University of Illinois
USA
Christian
Andres
WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
GERMANY
Nelson
Areal
University of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Vasiliki
Athanasakou
Sobey School of Business
CANADA
Ted
Azarmi
University of Tübingen
GERMANY
Warren B.
Bailey
Cornell University
USA
H. Kent
Baker
American University
USA
Malcom
Baker
Harvard University, HBS
USA
Dennis
Bams
Maastricht University
NETHERLAND
Alexandre
Baptista
The George Washington University
USA
Brad
Barber
University of California at Davis, GSM
USA
Giovanni
Barone-Adesi
Università della Svizzera Italiana
SWITZERLAND
Jan
Bartholdy
Aarhus University
DENMARK
Geert
Bekaert
Columbia University, CBS
USA
Mondher
Bellalah
MIT - Accueil
TUNISIA
Tom
Berglund
Hanken School of Economics
FINLAND
Wolfgang
Bessler
University of Giessen, JL
GERMANY
Geoffrey
Booth
Michigan State University
USA
Laurence
Booth
University of Toronto, RSM
CANADA
Elísio
Brandão
University of Porto, FEP
PORTUGAL
Michael
Brennan
University of California, UCLA
USA
Menachem
Brenner
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Stephen
Brown
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Qiang
Bu
Penn State Harrisburg
USA
Mike
Burkart
London School of Economics (LSE)
UK
Aljandra,
Cabello
UNAM, Mexico City
MEXICO
Lara
Cathcart
Imperial College, London
UK
Rosita
Chang
University of Hawaii
USA
Huifang
Cheng
Zhejiang University of Technology
CHINA
Tarun
Chordia
EMORY, GBS
USA
Helena
Chuliá
Universitat de Barcelona
SPAIN
Ephraim
Clark
Middlesex University London
UK
João
Cocco
University of London, LBS
UK
Luís
Coelho
University of Algarve
PORTUGAL
George M.
Constantinides
The University of Chicago, Booth SB
USA
Ian
Cooper
University of London, LBS
UK
Maria do Céu
Cortez
Univ. of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Gualter
Couto
University of Azores , SBE
PORTUGAL
Douglas
Cumming
Florida Atlantic University
USA
Claudia
Custodio
Imperial College of London
UK
Krishnan
Dandapani
Florida International University
USA
Werner
De Bondt
DePaul University
USA
Maria do Céu
De Boyrie
New Mexico State University, NM
USA
Roberto
Decourt
Universidade Vale Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS)
BRAZIL
Amalia
Di lorio
La Trobe University
AUSTRALIA
Victor
Dragota
Bucharest Academy, Economic Studies
ROMANIA
Wolfgang
Drobetz
Hamburg University
GERMANY
João
Duque
University of Lisbon, ISEG
PORTUGAL
Espen
Eckbo
Dartmouth College, Tuck SB
USA
Martin
Eling
University of St. Gallen
SWITZERLAND
Edwin
Elton
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Vihang
Errunza
McGill University
CANADA
Joycelyn
Evans
College of Charleston, VA
USA
Robert
Faff
The University of Queensland, BS
AUSTRALIA
David
Feldman
University of New South Wales, BS
AUSTRALIA
Stephen
Figlewski
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Iraj
Fooladi
Dalhousie University
CANADA
Denis
Forte
Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
BRAZIL
Guenter
Franke
Universitaet Konstanz
GERMANY
Julian
Franks
University of London, LBS
UK
Pascal
Frantz
London School of Economics (LSE)
UK
Andrea
Gamba
The University of Warwick, WBS
UK
Lucia
Gibilaro
LUMSA University, Rome
ITALY
Javier
Gil-Bazo
Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona
SPAIN
William
Goetzmann
Yale University, YSM
USA
Francisco
Gomes
University of London, LBS
UK
Francisco
González
University of Oviedo
Spain
Mark
Grinblatt
University of California, UCLA
USA
Denis
Gromb
HEC Paris
FRANCE
Martin
Gruber
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Marta
Gómez-Puig
Universitat de Barcelona
SPAIN
Dirk
Hackbarth
Boston University, QSB
USA
Jarrad
Harford
University of Washington, FSB
USA
Karel
Hrazdil
Simon & Fraser University, BC
CANADA
Matthias
Huss
University of Zurich, FBE
SWITZERLAND
John
Inci
Bryandt University
USA
Ravi
Jagannathan
Northwestern University, KSM
USA
Julapa
Jagtiani
Federal Reserve Bank, Philadelphia
USA
Bjarne Astrup
Jensen
Copenhagen Business School
DENMARK
Kose
John
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Emmanuel
Jurczenko
EDHEC Business School
FRANCE
Newton da Costa
Júnior
Federal University of Santa Catarina
BRAZIL
Edward
Kane
Boston College, Carroll SM
USA
Andrew
Karolyi
Cornell University, Johnson GSM
USA
Manolis
Kavussanos
Athens University, Economics&Business
GREECE
Donald
Keim
University of Pennsylvania, Wharton S
USA
Alexander
Kempf
Universität Köln
GERMAY
Marcelo
Klotzle
Pontifical University, PUC-RIO
BRAZIL
Robert
Korajczyk
Northwestern University, KSM
USA
Lawrence
Kryzanowski
Concordia University, JMSB
CANADA
Alok
Kumar
University of Miami, Herbert BS
USA
Edward
Lawrence
Florida International University
USA
Cristiana C.
Leal
University of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Haim
Levy
Hebrew University of Jerusalem
ISRAEL
Eva
Liljeblom
Hanken School of Economics
FINLAND
Bing-Huei
Lin
Securities and Futures Institute (Chairman)
TAIWAN
Dennis
Logue
Dartmouth College, Tuck SB
USA
´Francis
Longstaff
University of California, UCLA
USA
James
Lothian
Fordham University
USA
Francisco
López-Herrera
Univ. Nacional Autónoma México, UNAM
MEXICO
Clea B.
Macagnan
Universidade Vale Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS)
BRAZIL
Arvind
Mahajan
Texas A & University
USA
Samuel PN
Mamede
Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
BRAZIL
Roy
Martelanc
Universidade de São Paulo, FEAC
BRAZIL
Susana
Martins
Oxford University - Nuffield College
UK
José
Martí Pellon
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
SPAIN
Pedro
Matos
University of Virginia, DSB
USA
Gianluca
Mattarocci
University of Rome
ITALY
António S.
Mello
University of Wisconsin-Madison, WSB
USA
Alex
Michaelides
Imperial College of London
UK
Jennifer
Miele
California State University, Fresno
USA
Fariborz
Moshirian
University of New South Wales, BS
AUSTRALIA
Wilson
Nakamura
Universidade Presbiteriana Mackenzie
BRAZIL
Vinh
Nguyen
California State University, Fresno
USA
John
Nofsinger
University of Alaska Anchorage
USA
João Pedro
Nunes
University Institute of Lisbon
PORTUGAL
Terrance
Odean
University of California at Berkeley, HBS
USA
Benilde
Oliveira
University of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Anna
Omarini
Bocconi University, SDA
ITALY
Saule T
Omarova
Cornell University
USA
Edgar
Ortiz
UNAM, Mexico City
MEXICO
Luís
Otero
University of Santiago
SPAIN
James
Owers
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
USA
Maureen
O´Hara
Cornell University, Samuel Curtis JCS
USA
Rogerio
Paulucci
IBMEC - S. Paulo
BRAZIL
Ivelina
Pavlov
University of Houston, Clear Water, Texas
USA
Dean
Paxson
The University of Manchester, MBS
UK
Ludovic
Phalippou
University of Oxford, SBS
UK
Kate
Phylaktis
City University of London, BBS
UK
Ilaria
Piatti
University of London, Queen Mary
UK
Pedro
Pimentel
University of Azores , SBE
PORTUGAL
Robert
Pindyck
MIT, Sloan School of Management
USA
Sunil
Poshakwale
Cranfield University
UK
Julian
Puaschunder
Columbia University, CBS
USA
Sofia
Ramos
ESSEC Business school
FRANCE
Clara
Raposo
University of Lisbon, ISEG
PORTUGAL
Raghavendra (Raghu)
Rau
University of Cambridge
UK
Artur
Raviv
Northwestern University, KSM
USA
Sergio
Rebelo
Northwestern University, KSM
USA
Ricardo
Reis
London School of Economics (LSE)
UK
Ghon
Rhee
University of Hawaii
USA
Jay
Ritter
University of Florida, Warrington CB
USA
Igor
Rivera
ITSEM, Mexico
MEXICO
Carlos
Rocha
Central Bank
CAPE VERDE
Artur
Rodrigues
University of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Dany
Rogers
Universidade Federal Uberlandia
BRAZIL
Pablo
Rogers
Universidade Federal Uberlandia
BRAZIL
Geert
Rouwenhorst
Yale University, YSM
USA
Stefan
Ruenzi
Universität Mannheim
GERMANY
João
Santos
Federal Reserve Bank, NY
USA
José Luís
Sarto
University of Zaragoza
SPAIN
Jorge
Scarpin
Concordia College, Moorhead
USA
José
Scheinkman
Columbia University, CBS
USA
Rafael
Schiozer
Fundação Getúlio Vargas - S. Paulo
BRAZIL
Markus
Schmid
University of St. Gallen, SIBF
SWITZERLAND
Eduardo
Schwartz
University of California, UCLA
USA
Lemma
Senbet
University of Maryland, RHSSB
USA
Piet
Sercu
KU Leuven, FEB
BELGIUM
Henry
Servaes
University of London, LBS
UK
Yochanan
Shachmurove
CUNY - City College of New York
USA
Mark
Shackleton
Lancaster University, MS
UK
Tarcisio Pedro
Silva
University of Blumenau, FURB
BRAZIL
Florinda
Silva
University of Minho, EEG
PORTUGAL
Andrew
Spieler
Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York
USA
Anup
Srivastava
University of Calgary, HSB
CANADA
Rene
Stulz
Ohio State University FCB
USA
Marti
Subrahmanyam
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Suresh
Sundaresan
Columbia University, CBS
USA
Mallick
Sushanta
Queen Mary University of London, UK
UK
Lorne
Switzer
Concordia University, Montreal
CANADA
Adam
Szyszka
Warsaw School of Economics
POLAND
Richard
Taffler
The University of Warwick, WBS
UK
Amine
Tarazi
University of Limoges
FRANCE
Stephen
Taylor
Lancaster University, MS
UK
Sheridan
Titman
University of Texas, McCombs
USA
Alireza
Tourani-Rad
Auckland University of Technology
NEW. ZEALAND
Annie
Triantafillou
The American College of Greece, DEREE
GREECE
Lenos
Trigeorgis
Cyprus University of Technology
CYPRUS
Yiuman
Tse
University of Missouri
USA
Simone
Varotto
University of Reading, HBS
UK
Marno
Verbeek
Erasmus University, RSM
NETHERLAND
Theo
Vermaelen
INSEAD
FRANCE
Luís
Vicente
University of Zaragoza
SPAIN
Joao Paulo
Vieito
Polytechique Institue, IP Viana Castelo
PORTUGAL
Gautam
Vora
University of New Mexico
USA
Ingo
Walter
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Uwe
Walz
Goethe University Frankfurt, FEBA
GERMANY
Ivo
Welch
University of California, UCLA
USA
Christian
Wolff
University of Luxembourg
LUXEMBOURG
Jeffrey
Wurgler
New York University, Stern SB
USA
Harry
Xia
California State University, Fresno
USA
Demir
Yener
Johns Hopkins University
USA
David
Yermack
New York University, Stern SB Ohio State University FCB
USA

Submission is currently open

Conference Information

Registration, Hotels, and the Conference Programs will be announced soon.

Past Events

Past Events

2022

University of Minho
Braga, Portugal
June 20 - 22
Participants:174

Institutions: 138

Countries: 38

2019

Zagreb School of Economics & Management
Zagreb, Croatia
June 5 - 7

Participants:255

Institutions: 139

Countries: 41

2016

Craig School of Business/California State Univ

Fresno, CA , USA
April 21 - 23

Participants: 122

Institutions: 108

Countries: 36

2013

Monterey Institute of International Studies 

Monterey, CA, USA

May 20 - 23

Participants: 174

Institutions: 166

Countries: 38

2010

Poznan University of Economics & Business 

Poznan University of Economics

Poland

Participants: 273

Institutions: 217

Countries: 40

2011
Rajamangala University of Tech. Phra Nakhon

Siam Kempinski Hotel

Bangkok, Thailand
Participants: 226

Institutions: 182

Countries: 37

2007

La Trobe University, Melbourne 

Crown Promenade

Melbourne, Australia
Participants: 288

Institutions: 220

Countries: 43

2004

University of Nevada

Hilton-Flamingo

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Participants:221

Institutions:177

Countries: 38

2001

California State University, Los Angeles

Westin

Los Angeles, CA. USA

Participants:172

Institutions:148

Countries:33

1998
Monterrey Institute of Technology
Crowne Plaza Hotel

Mexico City, Mexico
Participants:221

Institutions:161

Countries:32

1995

School of Business -San Diego State University

Hilton Hotel

San Diego, CA, USA

Participants:226

Institutions:149

Countries:26

2021

Craig/California State-Fresno
Virtual Global Event
May 28-30

Participants:235

Institutions: 144

Countries: 39

2018
ESSCA School of Management
Paris, France
July 3 - 5
Participants: 246

Institutions: 156

Countries: 57

2015
Zhejiang University of Technology

Hyatt Hotel-Hangzhou

Zhejiang, China

Participants: 147

Institutions: 126

Countries: 35

2012

College of Business - DePaul University
Palmer House-Hilton

Chicago, IL, USA
Participants: 148

Institutions: 129

Countries: 36

2009

University of Hawaii – Honolulu, HI, USA

Hilton Hawaiian Village

Honolulu, HI, USA

Participants: 156

Institutions: 140

Countries: 32

2011
Rajamangala University of Tech. Phra Nakhon

Siam Kempinski Hotel

Bangkok, Thailand
Participants: 226

Institutions: 182

Countries: 37

2006
COPPEAD Graduate School of Business

Sofitel Hotel

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Participants: 246

Institutions: 201

Countries: 44

2003

European Business School

Marriott
Frankfurt, Germany

Participants:212

Institutions:147

Countries: 35

2000

DePaul University

Palmer House-Hilton

Chicago, IL

Participants:164

Institutions:151

Countries:38

1997
School of Business-Concordia Univ.

Park Hotel

Montreal, Canada

Participants:122

Institutions:120

Countries:31

1994

Monterey Institute of International Studies

Doubletree Hotel

Monterey, CA, USA

Participants:112

Institutions:108

Countries:22

2020

Zhejiang University of Technology
Hangzhou, China
May 18 - 20
Cancelled due to COVID-19

2017
Frank Zarb School of Business -Hofstra Univ.
Hempstead, NY, USA
May 4 - 6
Participants: 176

Institutions: 144

Countries: 75

2014

American University of Sharjah

J. W. Marriott Hotel

Dubai, UAE
Participants: 133

Institutions: 112

Countries: 41

2011
Rajamangala University of Tech. Phra Nakhon

Siam Kempinski Hotel

Bangkok, Thailand
Participants: 226

Institutions: 182

Countries: 37

2008

Zhejiang University of Technology

Hyatt Hotel

Hangzhou, China

Participants: 435

Institutions: 344

Countries: 41

2011
Rajamangala University of Tech. Phra Nakhon

Siam Kempinski Hotel

Bangkok, Thailand
Participants: 226

Institutions: 182

Countries: 37

2005

Trinity College

Trinity College

Dublin, Ireland
Participants:512

Institutions:356

Countries: 46

2002
Peking University

Fragrant Hill Hotel

Beijing, China
Participants: 922

Institutions: 212

Countries:37

1999

Istanbul Bilgi University
Marmara Hotel

Istanbul, Turkey
Participants:164

Institutions:151

Countries:38

1996

University of Hawaii

Hilton Hawaiian Village

Honolulu, HI, USA

Participants:131

Institutions:108

Countries:27

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