European Finance Association

48th Annual Meeting

Virtual from Milan, Italy 25-27 August 2021

Thank you!

Thank you for attending the EFA 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting. We were very pleased to see that over 1200 joined the conference from all around the world, and very much hope you had a wonderful time with us!

The 49th EFA Annual Meeting will take place on 24-27 August 2022 and it is hosted by IESE Business School.

EFA 2022 website

Prize Ceremony

Congratulations to all the winners!

EFA 2021 Best Conference Paper Prize
Open Banking: Credit Market Competition When Borrowers Own the Data
by Zhiguo He, Jing Huang and Jidong Zhou

EFA 2021 Best Paper Prize in Responsible Finance
Green Asset Pricing
by Ghassane Benmir, Ivan Jaccard and Gauthier Vermandel

The Engelbert Dockner Memorial Prize for the Best Paper by Young Researchers
What Is the Impact of Mutual Funds’ ESG Preferences on Portfolio Firms?
by Maxime Couvert

2021 Pagano and Zechner Prize 
The Externalities of Corruption: Evidence from Entrepreneurial Firms in China
by Mariassunta Giannetti, Guanmin Liao, Jiaxing You, Xiaoyun Yu

2021 IQAM Prize
What Do Short Sellers Know?
by Ekkehart Boehmer, Charles M. Jones, Juan (Julie) Wu, Xiaoyan Zhang

2021 Review of Finance Distinguished Referee Awards
Jaewon Choi
Espen Eckbo
Ansgar Walther

EFA Doctoral Tutorial Best Paper Prize
The Gender Investment Gap over the Life-Cycle
by Annika Bacher


EFA 2021

Bocconi University is proud to organize the 48th Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association. The meeting will be held August 25-27, 2021.

Elena Carletti
EFA 2021 Program Chair
Bocconi University

Stefano Caselli
EFA 2021 Local Organizing Committee Chair
Bocconi University