Call for Papers - Australian National University Conference on Asset Pricing

Conference dates

26 Mar 2020 - 28 Mar 2020


QT hotel, Canberra, Australia


Submission Begins: September 1, 2019
Submission Deadline: September 30, 2019
Dual Submission Option: The Review of Asset Pricing Studies

Program Committee Co-Chairs: Wayne Ferson, Jeffrey Pontiff, and Meijun Qian.
Keynote Speaker: Jonathan Berk

The conference is sponsored by the Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies, and Statistics (RSFAS) at the Australian National University (ANU). The program committee seeks high quality research papers in asset pricing, especially in empirical asset pricing, investment, and the role of institutional investors.

Conference accommodation will be provided and international airfare will be reimbursed up to AU$2,000 and domestic airfare up to AU$800, for all presenters.

There is no registration fee.

The conference will open with a reception in the evening of Thursday, March 26. Paper presentations begin on Friday, March 27, and continue through the morning of Saturday, March 28. There will be a formal conference dinner on the evening of March 27. A winery tour will be organized on the 28th. Canberra is ranked one the world’s most liveable cities by OECD and one of the three hottest travel destinations by the Lonely Planet.

The submission deadline is Thursday, September 30, 2019. To submit a paper, please visit the paper submission website, at If you have any question, please contact

DUAL SUBMISSION OPTION: Authors may opt for dual submission with The Review of Asset Pricing Studies at no charge. See the SFS website at for complete details.