CALL FOR PAPERS – Knut Wicksell Conference on Crypto and Fintech

Conference dates

30 Aug 2024 - 31 Aug 2024


Lund, Sweden


CALL FOR PAPERS – Knut Wicksell Conference on Crypto and Fintech

The Knut Wicksell Centre for Financial Studies at Lund University, Sweden invites submissions to the Knut Wicksell Conference on Crypto and Fintech.

Date and place: Friday-Saturday, 30-31 August 2024, in Lund, Sweden.

Keynote lecture by:
Professor Campbell Harvey, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

The Knut Wicksell Conference on Crypto and Fintech is a boutique-style conference welcoming submissions on topics including but not limited to:
· Crypto and blockchain technology (asset pricing, systemic risk, market microstructure)
· Crypto markets, households, and the real economy
· Environmental and social impact of crypto markets
· Financial technology (Fintech)
· Payment systems (payment firms, consumer experiences, bank competition)
· Interaction between traditional finance and decentralized finance

Paper submission: Submit complete papers by May 1, 2024 to
Notification of acceptance: Authors will be notified of acceptance by June 1, 2024.

Authors of accepted papers should be prepared to act as discussants during the conference. Also, people with an interest in the topic are welcome to participate without presenting papers. The number of participants is limited and slots for non-presenters are allocated on a first-come first served basis.

There is no participation fee. There will be a conference dinner on Friday 30th of August.

Lund is a small historic university town in southern Sweden about 35 minutes by train from Copenhagen airport. Please do not hesitate to contact us at if you have any questions.

On behalf of the organizers,
Elin Molin, Andreas Johansson, Talina Sondershaus and Anders Vilhelmsson
Department of Economics
Lund University