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.

Winners of the Cavalcade A-P Best Paper Awards

The winners of the SFS Cavalcade Asia-Pacific Best Paper Awards were announced at Cavalcade A-P last month. We are pleased to share the winners:

Cavalcade Best Paper in Corporate Finance
Sponsored by Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance
“Credit, Labor, and Political Unrest: Evidence from 1930s China”
Fabio Braggion, Alberto Manconi, and Haikun Zhu
Prize: $1000

Cavalcade Best Paper in Asset Pricing
Sponsored by WRDS
“Leverage Network and Market Contagion”
Jiangze Bian, Zhi Da, Dong Lou, and Hao Zhou
Prize: $1000

The Arthur Warga Award for Best Paper in Fixed Income
“Expected Term Structures”
Andrea Buraschi, Ilaria Piatti, and Paul Whelan
Prize: $700

Congratulations to all our award winners!