The 4th Greater China Area Finance Conference: Finance Research in the Era of Big Data

Conference dates

18 Jun 2022 - 19 Jun 2022

Location

Xiamen, China

Description

Call for Papers: Finance Research in the Era of Big Data
The 4th Greater China Area Finance Conference
June 18-19 (Sat-Sun), 2022, Xiamen, China

By School of Economics & Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics,Xiamen University, and School of Economics and Management, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences

We are pleased to announce the 4th Greater China Area Finance conference (GCFC2020) at School of Economics (SOE) & the Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE), Xiamen University, and School of Economics and Management, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China. We invite submissions using big data to study finance topics from all areas. Finance research on the Greater China area is particularly welcome.

The keynote speakers include:

William Cong Cornell University
Bing Han University of Toronto
Tony He Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Yue Ma City University of Hong Kong
Xuan Tian Tsinghua University
Xiaoguang Yang
Chinese Academy of Sciences

PAPER SUBMISSION
Researchers interested in participating should submit their papers through our online portal at https://conf.xmu.edu.cn/gcfc/.

The submission deadline is May 10, 2022. Decisions of acceptance will be announced by May 20, 2022.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the conference will be held in a hybrid format, allowing for online and physical presentations and attendance.

There will be no registration fees. Meals will be provided during the course of the conference, but the participants are expected to cover their own travel and hotel expenses.

FURTHER INFORMATION
For academic inquiries about the conference, please contact Prof. Yinggang Zhou (ygzhou@xmu.edu.cn), Chair of organizing committee

For technical affairs in the submission, please contact Ms. Yuhan Chi (chiyuhan@xmu.edu.cn).

ORGANIZERS
The economics and finance disciplines in Xiamen University were first established in 1921 and have a long tradition of excellence in teaching and research. In September of 1981, China's State Education Ministry approved the elevation of the Department of Economics to the School of Economics, making it the first school of economics established among top universities in mainland China since 1978.

Department of Finance at School of Economics, Xiamen University, has a long history back to 1921 as banking program of business department when Xiamen University was established. The department has also experienced a glorious history and become one of top finance programs in Mainland China. It was one of the earliest National Key Discipline (NKD) of Finance in China.

In 2005, the Wang Yanan Institute for Studies in Economics (WISE) was founded, as an effort by Xiamen University to build a first class modern economics and finance research institute and to facilitate international research and academic exchanges.

Currently, SOE and WISE are working close together to promote Xiamen University as one of the major centers for economic and finance research and education in Asia Pacific.

School of Economics and Management, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences is one of the most prestigious business schools for educating senior management talents in China. Under the education mode of “integration of schools with institutes”, both the School of Economics and Management and various institutes of Chinese Academy of Sciences are jointly responsible for the graduate education.

For more information about WISE and SOE, Xiamen University , please see http://se.xmu.edu.cn/English/, and http://wise.xmu.edu.cn/english/,
For more information about School of Economics and Management, UCAS, please see http://mscas-en.ucas.ac.cn/

For more information about the past Greater China Finance Conferences, please see
http://app.soe.xmu.edu.cn/Meetings/GCFC2016, http://app.soe.xmu.edu.cn/Meetings/GCFC2018,
https://conf.xmu.edu.cn/gcfc2020/

Located in Southeast China with convenient direct flights to many major cities in Asia, Xiamen is famous for its resort like atmosphere and has a reputation as the cleanest and most livable Chinese city. Interesting places near Xiamen include the UNESCO World Heritage Hakka Earth Buildings, Gulangyu (Piano Island) and Wuyi Mountain. In September 2017, the 9th BRICS summit was held successfully in this picturesque coastal city of Xiamen. For more information on the city of Xiamen, please go to: http://www.whatsonxiamen.com/home.php.