The Society for Financial Studies is pleased to announce two new journals: The Review of Asset Pricing Studies (RAPS) and The Review of Corporate Finance Studies (RCFS). RAPS and RCFS join The Review of Financial Studies to form a suite of three independent A-level journals that are now available to scholars in finance and related disciplines as outlets for their research.

SFS News

October 13, 2014: RCFS Executive Editor and the 9th Jackson Hole Finance Conference

RCFS Executive Editor Paolo Fulghieri is one of the conference organizers of the 9th Jackson Hole Finance Conference, in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, from January 17-19, 2015. For details, please visit 9th Jackson Hole Finance Conference.

October 10, 2014: Would You Like to Read Papers in our Journals for Free?

All three of our journals now feature one Editor’s Choice paper in each issue. The Editor’s Choice paper is free to read online. To view the Editor’s Choice paper for each journal, please visit RAPS OUP, RCFS OUP, and RFS OUP.

October 9, 2014: RCFS Executive Editor and 5th Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation Conference

RCFS Executive Editor Paolo Fulghieri is one of the conference organizers of the 5th Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation Conference at the Brandeis International Business School from November 14-16, 2014. For details, please visit 5th Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation Conference.

September 24, 2014: Accommodations for Cavalcade 2015

Want to get a jump-start on Cavalcade 2015? You can book your room in advance at the Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center or Renaissance Atlanta Midtown Hotel. Details are available at Cavalcade 2015.

September 15, 2014: Do You Want to Receive the SFS Newsletter?

Are you interested in receiving the Society for Financial Studies newsletter, with news about The Review of Financial Studies, The Review of Asset Pricing Studies,  The Review of Corporate Finance Studies, and the SFS Finance Cavalcade conference? If so, find out how to become a member of the SFS at Membership.

September 8, 2014: Keep in Touch with SFS on Twitter

Our publisher tweets news from the SFS and our journals. To see more, follow @OxfordJournals and @OUPEconomics on Twitter.

September 2, 2014: RFS and RCFS papers featured in Virtual Issue: The Eurozone Crisis

Have you seen the Oxford University Press virtual issue on the Eurozone Crisis, featuring papers from RFS and RCFS? The issue is free to read online at The Eurozone Crisis, and includes the following papers:

RCFS

“Complexity and Loan Performance: Evidence from the Securitization of Commercial Mortgages”
by Craig H. Furfine

RFS

“Fiscal Policy and Asset Prices with Incomplete Markets”
by Francisco Gomes, Alexander Michaelides, and Valery Polkovnichenko

“Frictions in Shadow Banking: Evidence from the Lending Behavior of Money Market Mutual Funds”
by Sergey Chernenko and Adi Sunderam

“Effects of Central Bank Intervention on the Interbank Market During the Subprime Crisis”
by Celso Brunetti, Mario di Filippo, and Jeffrey H. Harris

September 1, 2014: One Month Left to Bid for 2016 Cavalcade

The bid deadline for the 2016 Cavalcade is only one month away. For details on how to bid, please visit 2016 Cavalcade. Bids should be received by October 1, 2014.

August 28, 2014: RCFS Editor Named An Influential Young Economist

RCFS Editor Amit Seru is featured in the International Monetary Fund’s list of influential young economists, which published in the September 2014 (51/3) issue of Finance & Development. Read the article here. Congratulations Amit!

August 28, 2014: RFS Begins Executive Editor Blog

RFS Executive Editor Andrew Karolyi has begun a new series of editorials about forthcoming or recent RFS papers. His first editorial, “Finance’s Other Bosses?”, examines “The Labor Market for Bankers and Regulators” by Vincent Glode and Philip Bond. To view the post, visit the RFS Executive Editor Blog here.

SFS Conferences

RFS RCFS RAPS

2015 OU Energy Finance Research Conference
Paper submission period: January 1-March 16, 2015

2016 SFS Finance Cavalcade

2014 5th Miami Behavioral Finance Conference
December 14-16, 2014

2014 Wharton Conference on Liquidity and Financial Crises
October 10-11, 2014

2015 SFS Finance Cavalcade
Paper submission period: November 10-December 8, 2014

9th Jackson Hole Finance Conference
January 17-19, 2015

5th Entrepreneurial Finance and Innovation Conference
November 14-16, 2014

2016 SFS Finance Cavalcade

2015 SFS Finance Cavalcade
Paper submission period: November 10-December 8, 2014

2015 FIXED INCOME CONFERENCE

2016 SFS Finance Cavalcade

2015 SFS Finance Cavalcade
Paper submission period: November 10-December 8, 2014