European Finance Association

47th Annual Meeting

Helsinki, Finland 19-22 August 2020

Prizes

Annual Meeting Prizes

EFA 2020 Best Conference Paper Prize (€3,000)

The Best Conference Paper Prize is the highest distinction awarded to an academic paper presented during the EFA 2020 Annual Meeting.

The Engelbert Dockner Memorial Prize for the Best Paper by a Young Researcher (EUR 3000)

From this year on the EFA will award the best paper presented at the conference by a young researcher with a prize in memory of Engelbert Dockner (EFA President in 2016). The prize will be granted annually for the next five years (2020-2024). The winner paper will be chosen among the single authored papers written by a young researcher and accepted for presentation at the EFA Annual Meeting. Young researcher is defined as a PhD student or a young scholar or Professor who has completed his/her degree not more than one year prior to the respective EFA Annual Meeting. To be eligible papers should be accepted to the EFA Annual Meeting.

Review of Finance Prizes

2020 Spängler IQAM Best Paper in Investments Prize (€5,000)

The 2020 Spängler IQAM Best Paper Prize will be awarded at the EFA Annual Meeting for the best paper on investment published in the journal of the European Finance Association, the Review of Finance. The prize-winning paper is selected by the Editorial Board of the journal.

2020 Pagano and Zechner Prize (€5,000)

The Pagano and Zechner Prize will be awarded at the EFA 2020 conference to the best non-investments paper published in the journal of the European Finance Association, the Review of Finance. The prize-winning paper is selected by the Editorial Board of the journal.

2020 Review of Finance Distinguished Referee Awards

The Review of Finance Distinguished Referee Awards will be presented at the EFA 2020 Annual Meeting to three scholars who have provided outstanding refereeing service to the Review of Finance, as voted by the Editors of the journal.

Doctoral Tutorial Prizes

Nasdaq Educational Foundation & CQA Doctoral Tutorial Best Paper Prizes (€1,500)

The best paper presented at the 2020 EFA Doctoral Tutorial will be recognized with the Nasdaq and CQA Doctoral Tutorial Paper Prizes. The money prize is sponsored by the Nasdaq Educational Foundation. In addition, the winning author will be invited to present his/her work at the 2020 CQA Fall Conference, to be held in Chicago in September 2020.