Call For Papers: 2020 Summer Institute of Finance Conference

Conference dates

13 Jul 2020 - 14 Jul 2020


Xi'an, China


Call For Papers

The Summer Institute of Finance (SIF) will host its eleventh annual conference July 13 - 14, 2020 in the ancient city of Xi’an, China. The SIF Conference is organized by the Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) at Shanghai Jiao Tong University. The conference typically hosts about 60 participants to discuss cutting-edge topics in current financial research. While all quality submissions are welcome, there will be a special session on Chinese financial markets and institutions. Early drafts with innovative ideas are also encouraged.

The submission website ( is open until February 28, 2020. Afterwards, all submissions will be reviewed by a program committee of renowned international scholars, chaired by Professor Xiaoyun Yu of Indiana University. Authors of the accepted papers will be notified by April 24, 2020.

Submission deadline: February 28, 2020.

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