SFS Vice President Laura Starks has been named the interim dean at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin effective Sept. 1, 2015. For the full announcement, see McCombs Today.
Register for the Cavalcade by March 31 to pay the early registration fee of $100 for SFS members or $140 for nonmembers. Registration fees increase on April 1! Register online at Cavalcade 2015.
The program for Cavalcade 2015 is now available. Check it out on the Cavalcade 2015 web site!
Have you registered for Cavalcade 2015? Everyone–including presenting authors, co-authors, discussants, session chairs, doctoral students, and Georgia Tech faculty–must register at the Cavalcade 2015 web site. Please register early–registration price increases April 1.
Have you booked your hotel room for Cavalcade 2015? Information about accommodations is on the Cavalcade 2015 web site. Be sure to book soon–the room blocks end in April.
You can now register online for the 2015 SFS Finance Cavalcade, which will take place May 17-20, 2015, at the Scheller College of Business at Georgia Tech. Early registration will be $100 for members and $140 for nonmembers. Beginning April 1, the registration rate will increase to $125 for members and $165 for nonmembers. The registration fee will be waived for doctoral students and Georgia Tech faculty. To register, visit the Cavalcade 2015 web site.
The decision letters for the 2015 Cavalcade have been sent. We received 866 submissions, which was a 32% increase over the number of submissions last year. The acceptance rate was 10.4%.
Happy New Year from all of us at the Society for Financial Studies, The Review of Asset Pricing Studies, The Review of Corporate Finance Studies, and The Review of Financial Studies.