European Finance Association

48th Annual Meeting

Milan, Italy – 25-28 August 2021

Tracks & Topics

Here you can find a list of tracks and topics. You can choose one track, but multiple topics. Topics listed in the same area (e.g. Asset Pricing) are the same for empirical and theory.

Tracks
  • Asset Pricing
  • Climate Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Intermediation
  • Household Finance
  • Market Microstructure

Topics within tracks

Asset Pricing Empirical (APE) & Asset Pricing Theory (APT)
  • Corporate Policies and Asset Pricing
  • Cross-Section of Returns
  • Equities
  • Expectation Formation and Asset Prices
  • Financial Innovation and Asset Pricing
  • FinTech / Big Data / Machine Learning
  • Fixed Income
  • Frictions, Mispricing and Limits to Arbitrage
  • Gender, Race, Inequality
  • Information Production and Asset Pricing
  • Intermediaries and Asset Pricing
  • International Finance
  • Macro Finance
  • Networks
  • Options and Other Derivatives
  • Policy and Regulatory Issues
  • Portfolio Choice and Asset Allocation
  • Return Dynamics and Predictability
  • Tests of Asset Pricing Models
  • Volatility and Tail Risk
Climate Finance (CL)
  • Empirical
  • Theory
  • Climate Change and Corporate Governance
  • Climate Change and Investor Behavior
  • Climate Finance and Asset Pricing
  • Climate Finance and Corporate Performance
  • Climate Finance, Central Banking and Public Policy
  • Management of Climate Risk
  • Other
Corporate Finance Empirical (CFE) & Corporate Finance Theory (CFT)
  • Bankruptcy and Distress
  • Behavioral Corporate Finance
  • Capital Structure
  • CEOs/CFOs and Boards
  • Compensation and Agency
  • Contracts and Incentives
  • Corporate Culture / Social Responsibility
  • Corporate Disclosure and Accounting
  • Corporate Governance (Other)
  • Dividend and Payout Policy
  • Finance and Development
  • Finance and Labor
  • Financial Innovation and Security Design
  • FinTech / Big Data / Machine Learning
  • Gender, Race, Inequality
  • Investment Behavior
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Networks
  • Policy and Regulatory Issues
  • R&D, Patents, and Innovation
  • Raising Capital (including IPOs/SEOs)
  • Risk Management
  • Shareholder Monitoring/Voting
Financial Intermediation Empirical (FIE) & Financial Intermediation Theory (FIT)
  • Bank Funding and Capital Structure
  • Bank Lending, Covenants and Collateral
  • Behavior and Financial Intermediation
  • CCPs
  • Cryptocurrency and Digital Currencies
  • Entrepreneurial Finance / Private Equity / Venture Capital
  • Financial Crises and Transmission of Shocks
  • Financial Innovation
  • Financial Intermediation and Development
  • FinTech / Big Data / Machine Learning
  • Gender, Race, Inequality
  • Government Policy, Bank Regulation and Supervision
  • Hedge Funds
  • Insurance and Pension Funds
  • Monetary Policy and Central Banking
  • Mortgages and Real Estate
  • Mutual Funds
  • Networks
  • Ratings and Rating Agencies
  • Risk Management at Financial Institutions (Banks and Non-Banks)
Household Finance (HF)
  • Debt and Debt management
  • Financial Fragility and Precautionary Savings
  • Financial Literacy
  • FinTech / Big Data / Machine Learning
  • Gender, Race and Inequality
  • Investment and portfolio choice during a pandemic
Market Microstructure  (MM)
  • Empirical
  • Theory
  • Asymmetric Information and Trading
  • FinTech / Big Data / Machine Learning
  • Frictions and Trading
  • High-frequency Trading
  • Market Structure
  • Price Formation and Price Discovery