European Finance Association

47th Annual Meeting

Virtual from Helsinki, Finland 20-21 August 2020

Thank you!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the first ever virtual EFA conference!

The 48th annual meeting will take place on August 25-28, 2021 and is hosted by Bocconi University. To learn more, visit the EFA 2021 website.

Prize Ceremony

Congratulations to all the winners!

EFA 2020 Best Conference Paper Prize
Does credit affect stock trading? Evidence from the South Sea Bubble
by Fabio Braggion, Rik Frehen and Emiel Jerphanion

EFA 2020 Best Paper Prize in Responsible Finance
A Theory of Socially Responsible Investment
by Martin Oehmke and Marcus Opp

The Engelbert Dockner Memorial Prize for the Best Paper by Young Researchers
Follow the Money
by Marco Grotteria

2020 Pagano and Zechner Prize 
Are US Industries Becoming More Concentrated?
by Gustavo Grullon, Yelena Larkin and Roni Michaely

2020 Spängler IQAM Best Paper in Investments Prize
One Central Bank to Rule Them All
by Francesca Brusa, Pavel Savor and Mungo Wilson

2020 Review of Finance Distinguished Referee Awards
Andrei Goncalves
Sabrina Howell
Guillaume Vuillemey

EFA Doctoral Tutorial Best Paper Prize
Endogenous Risk-Exposure and Systemic Instability
by Chong Shu (Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California)

Don’t forget…support the association

This year the conference is completely free of charge. However, the EFA’s activities depend on its members. If you would like to support us by becoming an EFA member for 2020, you can do so by purchasing membership below.

We appreciate your support!

Purchase EFA membership

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EFA 2020

The Aalto University School of Business is proud to host the 47th Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association. The meeting will take place virtually via Zoom on August 20-21, 2020.

Matti Keloharju
EFA 2020 Program Chair
Aalto Distinguished Professor
Eero Kasanen Professor of Finance
Aalto University School of Business