Call for Papers

Summer Institute of Finance (SIF) Conference

July 20 – July 22, 2017
Qingdao, China

The Summer Institute of Finance (SIF) will host its eighth annual conference from July 20 - July 22, 2017 in Qingdao, China. The SIF Conference is jointly organized and sponsored by Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) (, Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business (CKGSB) ( and PBC School of Finance (PBCSF) ( We welcome submissions from all areas of finance, although papers focusing financial issues in China and other emerging markets may receive special attention.

Conference Co-Organizers:
Huining Henry Cao (CKGSB)
Hong Yan (SAIF)
Hong Zhang (PBCSF)

Program Chair:
Sheridan Titman (University of Texas at Austin)

The submission deadline is March 18, 2017. Authors of the accepted papers will be notified by May 5, 2017.

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