CALL FOR PAPERS – Knut Wicksell Conference on Sustainable Finance

Conference dates

15 Jun 2020 - 16 Jun 2020


Lund, Sweden


The Knut Wicksell Centre for Financial Studies at Lund University invites submissions to the Knut Wicksell Conference on Sustainable Finance.

Date: Monday-Tuesday, 15-16 June 2020, in Lund, Sweden.

Keynote lecture by:

Professor Lasse Heje Pedersen (Copenhagen Business School and AQR Capital Management)
The Knut Wicksell Conference on Sustainable Finance is a small and focused conference, and we welcome submissions on topics including but not limited to:
• Corporate social responsibility
• Green bonds
• Socially responsible investments
• Impact investing
• Climate finance
• Environmental risk management
• Climate-related financial disclosures and regulations
• Green financing
• Intergenerational choices under global environmental change
• Financial and economic analysis of environmental and energy markets

Paper submission: Submit complete papers by March 31st to

Notification of acceptance: Authors will be notified of acceptance by April 15th.

Conference fee: There is no conference or submission fee.

Authors of accepted papers should be prepared to act as discussants during the conference. Researchers 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 will be a conference dinner on Monday 15th of June. The conference is held in Lund which is a small historic university town in southern Sweden. Lund is a 35-minute train ride from Copenhagen airport. All additional information regarding the conference will be posted on

Please do not hesitate to contact us at or if you have any questions.

On behalf of the organizers,

Anders Vilhelmsson
Director Knut Wicksell Centre for Financial Studies
Associate Professor
Department of Economics
Lund University