Call for Papers
2012 Auckland Finance Meeting

19-21 December 2012, Auckland, New Zealand

The Auckland Centre for Financial Research at the Faculty of Business and Law, Auckland University of Technology is hosting its second Auckland Finance Meeting on 19-21 December 2012. The main focus will be on empirical/econometric studies in finance. Topics include (but are not limited to): Asset Pricing; Behavioral Finance; Derivative Markets, Financial Econometrics; Financial Markets; International Finance; Market Microstructure; Risk Management; Volatility Models. Papers will go through a double review process.

The academic part of the meeting will commence on the morning of 20 December and finishes around midday on 21 December. In the afternoon of the 21st a wine tour on the beautiful Waiheke Island will be organized.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Prof. Terrance Odean, Rudd Family Foundation Professor of Finance, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, US.

- Best Paper Award $2,000
- Runner Up Award $1,000

PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE: Please submit your paper electronically to: by 31 August 2012.

Authors of papers accepted for presentation will be notified by 1 October 2012. The deadline for early-bird registration is 21 October 2012.

The conference is held at the Auckland University of Technology, which is in city centre of Auckland and within walking distance of many hotels, cafes, restaurants and shops.

Meeting Organizer,
Bart Frijns, Associate Professor of Finance, AUT University

Posted 8/27/12