2015 Auckland Finance Meeting

17-19 December 2015, Auckland, New Zealand

The Auckland Centre for Financial Research at the Faculty of Business and Law, Auckland University of Technology is hosting its 5th Auckland Finance Meeting on 17-19 December 2015. The main focus will be on empirical/econometric studies in finance. Topics include (but are not limited to): Asset Pricing; Behavioral Finance; Empirical Corporate Finance; Derivative Markets; Financial Econometrics; Financial Markets; International Finance; Market Microstructure; Risk Management; Volatility Models; Banking; etc.

The academic part of the meeting will commence in the afternoon of 17 December and finishes in the afternoon of 19 December.

Full Programme for AFM 2015

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Prof. Peter Bossaerts – University of Utah, US
Prof. Robert I. Webb – University of Virginia, US

SPECIAL ISSUE:
Papers submitted to the conference may be submitted to a special issue of the Journal of Empirical Finance entitled “Frictions in Financial Markets” that is dedicated to select papers presented at the conference.

BEST PAPER AWARDS:
Best Paper Award NZD 2,000
Runner Up Award NZD 1,000

PAPER SUBMISSION: The deadline for paper submission will be 15 August 2015. Authors will be informed of the outcome of their submission by 15 September 2015.

REGISTRATION: Registration is now closed.

MEETING ORGANIZER
Bart Frijns, Professor of Finance, AUT University