Call for Papers: CMI-FRG Field Workshop on Firm Finance

Conference date

08 Aug 2020


Mumbai, India


We invite submissions for a one day workshop on Firm Finance by the
Finance Research Group, Chennai Mathematical Institute. The workshop
will feature five research papers and one panel discussion. The workshop
aims to cover presentations and discussions across the following set of research
• Capital structure of firms
• Corporate investment decisions
• Firm financing and macro events
• Firm financing and financial risk management
• Firm financing and corporate governance
• The role of old financial intermediaries (banks) and new (venture capital
and private equity)
• MSME financing

Preliminary versions of the paper may be considered provided that the
research question is clearly outlined along with preliminary results.
The workshop will be held in Bombay on August 8, 2020. Please send
in your submissions before July 6, 2020. Selection decisions will be announced
by July 17, 2020. One day accommodation may be provided to selected
academic presenters. We are monitoring the progress of the COVID-19
pandemic. At this point we are hopeful that the workshop will proceed as
planned. If it becomes necessary to conduct through webinar, we will let you
know as soon as possible.

For submission and further queries, write to