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IFABS 2013 5th International Conference on “The Search for Financial Stability: Models, Policies and Prospects”, with special issue in Journal of Banking and Finance

Posted on: 
Jan 7, 2013
Conference Dates: 
Jun 26, 2013 to Jun 28, 2013
Deadline for paper submissions: 
Mar 15, 2013
Deadline for participant registration: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
International Finance and Banking Society
Posted on: 
Jan 7, 2013
Conference Dates: 
Jun 26, 2013 to Jun 28, 2013
Deadline for paper submissions: 
Mar 15, 2013
Deadline for participant registration: 
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
International Finance and Banking Society

Location of Conference

East Midlands Conference Centre, The University of Nottingham, University Park,
United Kingdom


Professor Lord May of Oxford OM AC Kt FRS

University of Oxford

Dr Alexandros Vardoulakis

European Central Bank and Banque de France

Martin Brooke

Head of International Finance Division

Bank of England


The IFABS 2013 Conference is jointly organized by University of Leicester, University of Cambridge and University of Warwick (United Kingdom) in association with the Journal of Banking and Finance, in the historical city of Nottingham, United Kingdom, on 26-28 June, 2013.


The conference organizers would like to invite the submission of papers relating to all aspects of banking and finance. Both theoretical and empirical papers are encouraged in areas which include, but are not limited to:

Asset Pricing


Financial Econometrics


Capital Markets

Financial Intermediation

High Frequency Finance


Financial Crises

Corporate Governance

Market Microstructure


Financial Regulation

International Corporate Finance

Risk Management


Emerging Market

Corporate Investment Decision

Global Risk Markets


Macro-financial Linkages

Efficiency & Productivity Analysis



International Financial Integration

Mathematical & Computational Modelling

Financial Policy



 Please submit a very detailed abstract or preferably, a completed paper, along with the names, addresses, affiliations, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of ALL co-authors by 15th March 2013 using the submission system at the Conference website:


A special issue of the Journal of Banking and Finance (JBF) on the conference theme will be published under the Guest Editorship of Meryem Duygun, Ingmar Nolte, Filipa Sá and Mohamed Shaban.


The best paper drawn from the papers presented at the IFABS 2013 Conference will be presented in the name of “William F. Sharpe Best Paper Award”. This is in recognition of the outstanding contributions of Professor William F Sharpe, the winner of the 1990 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, to the field of economics and finance over 50 years. The prize includes an honorarium award.


IFABS Best Doctoral Paper Award will be given to the best paper written by a PhD student. The prize includes an honorarium award.


The Conference chairs welcome proposals for special sessions, roundtables and panel discussions. At IFABS 2012, special topical sessions were organized by fellow colleagues from the Bank of England, Federal Reserve Board, Bank of France, Bank of Spain, Lancaster University's GOLCER and University of Bangor. If you would like to organize any special session/roundtable/panel session, please email 15th March, 2013.


We look forward to sharing our joy with you at the IFABS Very Special 5th Year Celebrations.

With our very best wishes,

IFABS 2013 Conference Chairs

Meryem Duygun, University of Leicester

Ingmar Nolte, University of Warwick

Filipa Sá, University of Cambridge



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