IMPORTANT DATES
  • November 2, 2016 - February 15, 2017
  • Paper Submission
  • April 15, 2017
  • Notice of Acceptance

CALL FOR PAPERS

2017 CHINA FINANCIAL RESEARCH CONFERENCE

July 10-11, 2017

Beijing, China

To promote China-related financial research globally, Tsinghua University PBC School of Finance and Tsinghua University National Institute of Financial Research co-organize the China Financial Research Conference (CFRC). CFRC provides a high-quality academic exchange platform, where finance scholars and practitioners worldwide can share their in-depth research on important finance issues in China and exchange ideas on new developments in finance research, with the ultimate goal of reforming China's financial system and encouraging financial innovation in China.  

2017 China Financial Research Conference (CFRC 2017) will be held from July 10 to July 11, 2017 in Beijing, China.

TOPICS:

Academic papers in all areas of finance related to China are welcome, especially those on current issues such as shadow banking, stock market rout, exchange rate reform, housing market cycle, and local government debt, among others. The conference follows the format of international rnresearch conferences in both English and Chinese.

CO-ORGANIZERS:

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

The National Institute of Financial Research, Tsinghua University

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:


Justin Yifu Lin

Director, Center for New Structural Economics, Peking University; Professor and Honorary Dean, National School of Development, Peking University

Jiang Wang

Mizuho Financial Group Professor, MIT Sloan School of Management; Research Associate, NBER; Chair of Academic Advisory Council, Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

BEST PAPER AWARDS:

Two CFRC Best Paper Awards for papers written in English (US$2000 each)

Two CFRC Best Paper Awards for papers written in Chinese (US$2000 each)

Two New Structural Financial Economics Best Paper Award (US$2000 each)

PAPER SUBMISSION:

Authors are invited to register at the CFRC System and submit completed papers in electronic format (PDF files only):

http://cfrc.pbcsf.tsinghua.edu.cn/login.php/index.

Paper submission deadline: February 15, 2017

Papers will be selected by the Program Committee consisting of a panel of international scholars. The submitting authors are expected to be notified of the Program Committee's decision by April 15, 2017.

For each accepted paper, the conference will cover up to 3 days of accommodation for one author and the discussant. The same applies to all session chairs.

For further queries, please contact cfrc@pbcsf.tsinghua.edu.cn.

CONFERENCE WEBSITE:

http://cfrc.pbcsf.tsinghua.edu.cn

CONFERENCE CHAIR:

Xiaoling Wu

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

CONFERENCE SECRETARY GENERAL:

Li Liao

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

PROGRAM CHAIR:

Hao Zhou    

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

PROGRAM CO-CHAIRS:

Xiaoyan Zhang

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University (Program Executive Chair)

Jennifer Huang

Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business

Jian Wang

School of Management and Economics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen

Hong Yan

Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

CONFIRMED PROGRAM COMMITTEE MEMBERS (in Alphabetical Order):

Geert Bekaert

Columbia Business School, Columbia University

Ekkehart Boehmer

Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University

Huafeng Chen

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Mara Faccio

Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

Robert J. Hodrick

Columbia Business School, Columbia University

Bibo Liu

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Christian Lundblad

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Massimo Massa 

INSEAD

Xuan Tian

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Zhengwei Wang

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Jianfeng Yu

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Hong Zhang

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Ji Zhang

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Weiqiang Zhang

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University

Ning Zhu

PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University