International Conference on the Global Financial Crisis

Chilworth Manor, Southampton, UK

April 25, 2013 – April 26, 2013


We are pleased to announce an international conference in banking and finance that will be held in the beautiful city of Southampton, UK on 25-26 April, 2013. The international conference is organised by the School of Management, University of Southampton, in association with the Journal of International Money and Financea and the Money Macro and Finance Research Group. Professor James Lothian of Fordham University, USA will deliver the keynote speech.  Professor Charles Goodhart of London Business School will present a lunch time seminar.

As the chairs of the conference, it is our great pleasure to cordially invite you to submit extended abstracts (max 500 word) or papers in all areas of banking and finance that investigate the effects of the Global Financial Crisis on European financial markets and institutions. Both theoretical and empirical papers are encouraged in areas which include, but are not limited to:

Asset pricing, banking, capital markets, corporate governance, corporate finance, efficiency and productivity analysis, financial regulation, foreign exchange markets, derivatives, global markets for risk , market microstructure, corporate investment decision, risk management, financial management, securitization, corporate control and organization, financial intermediation, forecasting, econometric analysis, risk management, systemic risk, liquidity risk, mathematical and computational modelling.

Proposals for special sessions are also welcome and should be sent directly to the Conference Chairs.

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A special issue of the Journal of International Money and Finance (JIMF) on the conference theme will be published under the Guest Editorship of Professor Taufiq Choudhry, Dr Gerhard Kling and Dr Ranadeva Jayasekera. Papers submitted for this special issue will undergo the journal’s normal review process but the journal’s usual submission fee will not be required. Authors whose papers are accepted for presentation at the conference are encouraged to submit their papers to the JIMF special issue. Additional details for the submission procedure will be provided in due course.

We look forward to meeting you in Southampton, UK at the conference with an intellectually stimulating academic and social programme!

With our very best wishes,

Conference Chairs/Conference Committee:
Prof Taufiq Choudhry, University of Southampton
Dr Gerhard Kling, University of Southampton
Dr Ranadeva Jayasekera, University of Southampton

We are very grateful to our sponsors, the Journal of International Money and Finance, the Money Macro and Finance Research Group, the Bank of England, and the School of Management, University of Southampton.


The Money macro and finance research group

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