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Virtual Issue: Monetary Policy

Oxford University Press’s new virtual issue on monetary policy features two RAPS papers by Eugene F. Fama: “Does the Fed Control Interest Rates?” and “Interest Rates and Inflation Revisited.” The virtual issue is free to read until the end of September.

Winners of the RAPS Awards

The winners of the RAPS Awards were announced at the Awards Reception at SFS Cavalcade North America on May 21. We are pleased to share the winners: Best Paper Award “Beta Bubbles” Petri Jylhä, Matti Suominen, and Tuomas Tomunen Prize: $20,000 Referee of the Year Brian Weller Prize: $1000 Congratulations to all our award winners!

Editorial Team Updates

RAPS is pleased to announce that Thierry Foucault has been renewed for another 3-year term as Editor. The following Associate Editors have been renewed for 3-year terms: Roger Edelen, Sydney Ludvigson, Jun Pan, and Andrew Patton. We thank our Editors and Associate Editors for their continued service.

New RAPS Issue: June 2019

The new issue of RAPS 9(1) June 2019 has published online. If you have a subscription, you can view the issue online here. If you don’t have a subscription, you can still view the Editor’s Choice article for free online!

Forthcoming Paper

“First to ‘Read’ the News:  News Analytics and Algorithmic Trading” by Bastian von Beschwitz, Donald B. Keim, and Massimo Massa

RAPS Keynote Speaker

RAPS is pleased to announce that Campbell Harvey (Duke University) will be the RAPS Keynote Speaker at Cavalcade North America 2020.

Forthcoming Paper

“Learning Fast or Slow” by Brad Barber, Yi-Tsung Lee, Yu-Jane Liu, Terrance Odean, and Ke Zhang

Editor’s Choice

The Editor’s Choice article for June 2019 (issue 9/1) is “A Fresh Look at Return Predictability Using a More Efficient Estimator” by Travis L Johnson. You can read the article free online here.

Forthcoming Paper

“Firm Characteristics, Cross-Sectional Regression Estimates, and Asset Pricing Tests” by Chris Kirby

Australian National University Conference on Asset Pricing 2020

The Australian National University Conference on Asset Pricing 2020 will feature a dual submission option with RAPS. The RAPS sponsoring editor is Jeffrey Pontiff. The deadline for submissions is September 30, 2019. The conference will take place March 26-28, 2020, at the QT hotel in Canberra, Australia. The Call for Papers may be viewed here.