Business Financing and Banking Research Group Annual Workshop

Conference date

08 Nov 2022


The University of Sydney Business School, Sydney, Australia


The Business Financing and Banking Research Group (BFBRG) at the University of Sydney Business School ( will hold its annual research workshop in person on Tuesday, November 8th, 2022.

The theme this year will be Recent Developments in Banking, Fintech, and Corporate Finance. There will be a keynote address by Lin William Cong, Cornell SC Johnson College of Business.

We invite you, your colleagues, and your PhD students to consider submitting your latest research. The selected papers will be included for presentation and discussed in-depth by a discussant and the audience.

Please send your submissions (PDF of your paper with author details) to with the subject line ‘Submission – 2022 USYD BFBRG Workshop’ on or before Tuesday, September 20, 2022. Papers will be reviewed by members of the organizing committee, and authors of the papers selected will be advised as soon as possible. The final program will be advertised closer to the date.

We will cover two nights of hotel accommodation in Sydney for presenters/discussants. Lunch will be provided for workshop participants and dinner for paper presenters/discussants. There is no registration fee required for participating in the workshop. All participants are expected to cover their transportation costs to and from the event.

Iftekhar Hasan (Fordham University and University of Sydney)
Ron Masulis (University of New South Wales)
Buhui Qiu (University of Sydney)
Susan Thorp (University of Sydney)
Eliza Wu (University of Sydney)