Vienna Symposium on Foreign Exchange Markets 2020

Conference dates

17 Aug 2020 - 18 Aug 2020

Location

Palais Coburg, Vienna, Austria

Description

CALL FOR PAPERS – Deadline: March 1st, 2020

CALL FOR PAPERS:
Organized by the WU Research Institute for Capital Markets (ISK), the third Vienna Symposium on Foreign Exchange Markets will take place from August 17th to 18th, 2020 at the Palais Coburg in Vienna, Austria. We welcome papers on FX risk premia, FX strategies, FX valuation, FX and monetary policy, Emerging Market currencies, currency pegs, and related topics. In addition to the above-mentioned research themes, we particularly encourage the submission of papers that deal with the interaction of FX and bond markets.

PAPER SUBMISSION:
Please submit your paper at https://www.wu.ac.at/isk/conferences/submission by March 1st, 2020. There is no submission fee.

WINNER Best Paper Award:
By submitting to the conference, your paper will also be considered for the WINNER Best Paper Award 2020, organized by ZZ Vermögensverwaltung and POK Pühringer Privatstiftung in collaboration with WU Vienna. The EUR 10’000 prize will be awarded to the best paper presented at the conference.

CONFERENCE FEES, ACCOMMODATION, TRAVEL:
There is no conference fee for presenters of accepted papers and discussants. Presenters and discussants will also receive free accommodation, lunch, and conference dinners at the conference venue. We expect participants to cover their own travel expense. The conference fee (not including dinners) for participants without active role is EUR 500.

PROGRAM COMMITTEE:
Members of the program committee are Josef Zechner (chair), Georg Cejnek, Magnus Dahlquist, Stephan Kranner, Otto Randl, Lucio Sarno, Andrea Vedolin, Christian Wagner, and Michael Weber.

FURTHER INFORMATION:
Please visit the conference website https://www.wu.ac.at/isk/conferences/vsfx-2020 for further information. The program of last year’s VSFX and impressions from the event can be found at https://www.wu.ac.at/en/isk/conferences/vsfx-2019. Please contact us at isk@wu.ac.at if you need any further information.