Economics of Financial Technology Conference - Call for Papers

Conference dates

19 Jun 2024 - 21 Jun 2024


University of Edinburgh Business School


Call for papers is now open

The Edinburgh Centre for Financial Innovations and the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission invite the submission of full papers, which must be submitted electronically Friday 1 March 2024.

We welcome theoretical and empirical contributions on topics including, but not limited to:

The application of Artificial Intelligence (in all its forms) in finance
The application of distributed ledger technologies in finance
Cyber risk in finance
The microstructure of modern financial markets: algorithmic/high frequency trading, dark trading, blockchain settlements etc
Behavioural economics in financial technology
Alternative/new data sources in financial and economic analyses (structured and unstructured datasets) 
Crowdsourcing and investment strategy
New exchange traded financial derivatives
Financial stability risks from the development of FinTech
Open banking
Data and AI ethics issues in finance
Sustainable finance

For more information and to submit a paper: