SFS Council Updates

SFS Council Chair Adlai Fisher’s term is ending on June 30. We thank him for his service to the Society. Raman Uppal will be the new Council Chair.

Council Member Renee Adams has been renewed for a three-year term.

All changes are effective July 1, 2018.

Winners of the Cavalcade Best Paper Awards

The winners of the SFS Cavalcade North America Best Paper Awards were announced at the Awards Reception on May 23 at SFS Cavalcade North America. We are pleased to share the winners:

Cavalcade Best Paper in Corporate Finance
“For Richer, For Poorer: Banker’s Skin-in-the-game and Risk Taking in New England, 1867-1880”
Peter Koudijs and Laura Salisbury
Prize: $1000

Cavalcade Best Paper in Asset Pricing
“What do fund flows reveal about asset pricing models and investor sophistication?”
Narasimhan Jegadeesh and Chandra Sekhar Mangipudi
Prize: $1000

The Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income
“Sovereign credit risk and exchange rates: Evidence from CDS quanto spreads”
Patrick Augustin, Mikhail Chernov, and Dongho Song
Prize: $700

Congratulations to all our award winners!

Last Day for Early Registration!

Today is the last day to register at the discounted rate for SFS Cavalcade North America 2018. Early registration will be $100 for members and $140 for nonmembers. Beginning April 8, the registration rate will increase to $125 for members and $165 for nonmembers. The registration fee is waived for doctoral students (from any university) and Yale University faculty members.

Registration is Now Open for SFS Cavalcade North America 2018

You may register for SFS Cavalcade North America 2018 on the conference web site. The conference will take place May 21-24, at Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut. Early registration will be $100 for members and $140 for nonmembers. Beginning April 8, the registration rate will increase to $125 for members and $165 for nonmembers. The registration fee is waived for doctoral students (from any university) and Yale University faculty members.