On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of the founding of the SFS, we’ve created a video message featuring our founders and some of our past Presidents. This video, which played at lunch at the SFS Cavalcade conference, answers the question: Why is it called the Cavalcade? Featuring:
George Constantinides, Founding Member & President 1991-1994
Chester Spatt, Founding Member & President 1994-1997
Michael Brennan, Founding Member & President 1997-1999
Milton Harris, President 1999-2002
Ravi Jagannathan, President 2002-2005
Matthew Spiegel, President 2014-2017, Founder of the SFS Cavalcade
The keynote presentations from SFS Cavalcade North America 2022 are posted on the Cavalcade website:
Andrea Eisfeldt (UCLA)
Review of Corporate Finance Studies Keynote
“Cross-Subsidies in Household Finance”
Tarun Ramadorai (Imperial College London)
Review of Asset Pricing Studies Keynote
“COVID-19 and the Principles of Economics”
Chester Spatt (Carnegie Mellon University)
The winners of the SFS Cavalcade North America 2022 Best Paper Awards were announced at the Awards Reception on May 23. The Cavalcade Chairs nominated a group of candidates that were then voted on by a committee of Session Chairs. We are pleased to share the winners:
Best Paper in Corporate Finance
“CEO Compensation: Evidence From the Field”
Alex Edmans, Tom Gosling, and Dirk Jenter
Best Paper in Asset Pricing
“A Quantity-based Approach to Constructing Climate Risk Hedge Portfolios”
Georgij Alekseev, Stefano Giglio, Quinn Maingi, Julia Selgrad, and Johannes Stroebel
The Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income
“The Demand for Money, Near-Money, and Treasury Bonds”
Arvind Krishnamurthy and Wenhao Li
Prize: $1050 (2% of the endowment)
Congratulations to all our award winners!
Today is the final day to register for SFS Cavalcade North America 2022 at UNC Chapel Hill! Please make sure you complete your registration today. The conference will begin Sunday, May 22.
RAPS Executive Editor Zhiguo He and RCFS Executive Editor Andrew Ellul will take part in the Publishing in Finance: Fireside Chats with Journal Editors webinar series. Zhiguo’s interview will be on May 12 at 11:30am ET and Andrew’s interview will be on May 18 at 12pm ET. Sign up here.
You can also watch RFS Executive Editor Itay Goldstein’s interview from May 2021 here.
Tomorrow is the final day to register for the discounted rate for SFS Cavalcade North America 2022. Prices increase April 9. Registration is free for PhD students.
The 2022 Society for Financial Studies Annual Meeting will take place at SFS Cavalcade North America at UNC at Chapel Hill in May 2022.
The program and registration for SFS Cavalcade North America 2022 are now available on the conference website. The Cavalcade will take place May 22-25 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Register by April 8 to pay the discounted registration fee. The registration fee is waived for PhD students.
The 2022 Society for Financial Studies Annual Meeting will take place at the 2022 SFS Cavalcade North America at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May 2022.
Beginning April 1, 2022, referees will no longer accrue a payment balance for RFS. Referees will be paid for each report rather than being paid after their accounts reach the threshold.
Submitting authors will no longer be able to apply their reviewer account balances to pay submission fees beginning April 1.