The Society for Financial Studies is pleased to announce that the host of SFS Cavalcade North America 2019 will be the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University. The conference will be held May 20-23, 2019. Congratulations to Carnegie Mellon on their winning bid!
Wayne Ferson is completing his term as Executive Editor of RAPS on December 31. Wayne has been with RAPS since the beginning and the SFS is grateful to him for his excellent work as the first Executive Editor.
We are very pleased to announce that Jeffrey Pontiff has agreed to serve as the next RAPS Executive Editor. His term will begin January 1, 2018. Jeffrey joined the RAPS editorial team in 2011 as an Editor. He is a professor at Boston College and is the James F. Clearly Chair in Finance.
The papers accepted for SFS Cavalcade Asia-Pacific 2017 will be announced in September.
The deadline for submissions to SFS Cavalcade Asia-Pacific 2017 is today, July 20. Please ensure you begin your submission in plenty of time to finish it before the deadline.
The deadline for submissions to SFS Cavalcade Asia-Pacific 2017 is July 20.
The SFS is thankful to Matt Spiegel, who is concluding his term as President today. Matt has been SFS President since 2014. His history with the SFS and its journals is extensive. Matt served as SFS Vice President from 2011-2014 and as the Executive Editor of the Review of Financial Studies from 2005-2011. He is responsible for founding the SFS Cavalcade conference, which just hosted its seventh conference and is expanding this year to include an Asia-Pacific edition.
Matt’s work with the SFS and its journals will have a lasting effect on the profession. The Society for Financial Studies sincerely thanks Matt for his dedicated service.