World Finance & Banking Symposium – Call for Papers




December, 14th-15th, 2017
Location: NIDA Business School
Submission Deadline: APRIL 30th, 2017




Professor of Finance

Saïd Business School 

University of Oxford



Provost´s Chair Professor of Finance

National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School


You are cordially invited to submit your research papers for presentation consideration at the World    Finance & Banking Symposium  (2017) that will take place on December  14th-15th, 2017 in Bangkok, Thailand. This two days conference, hosted by NIDA Business School, promotes the exchange of ideas in research, teaching, and managerial practices through formal presentations of research, discussions and   special  sessions.

AREAS OF INTEREST:  The scientific and organizing committees welcome submissions in all areas of Banking,  finance and economics.

Submission DeadlineApril 30th, 2017

Authors will be notified of the acceptance decision by June 12th, 2017



The award will be given annually at the World Finance & Banking meeting and will recognize up to three papers:

-The first prize (recognized with a plaque and $500)

-The runner-up (recognized with a plaque)

-One honorable mention (recognized with a plaque)


The World Finance & Banking Symposium is offering  two options to PhD Students participate in our events: PhD Sessions( full papers)  and  Doctoral Tutorial ( incomplete papers):

Phd Sessions  (Full papers): PhD students with completed papers, which includes literature review and statistics or models, can upload those papers on our platform. The World Finance Conference will organize a separated group of sessions only with PhD students from all the parts of the world, promoting the opportunity to discuss their researches and increase the network. The submissions must be done normally, choosing in the beginning of the submission the options “Student: Yes“.

Doctoral Tutorial (incomplete papers): The World Finance & Banking Symposium  also organizes a tutorial for PhD students as part of the Annual Meeting. We encourage PhD students to submit research proposals, or preliminary drafts, for one of their PhD essays and related to all the finance, economics and accounting areas. The Doctoral Tutorial will be chaired by a renamed group of top finance professors who will provide the students the opportunity to discuss their dissertation research with other doctoral students and top academics finance professors. The authors must submit the papers in our platform and choose the option “Student: Yes” and also ” PhD Toturial”  in the end of “Topic Areas“.

Submission DeadlineApril 30th, 2017

Authors will be notified of the acceptance decision by June 12th, 2017



João Paulo Vieito 
School  of Business Studies
Polytechnic Institute of Viana do Castelo



Narumon Saardchom

NIDA Business School

Director of Ph.D. in Business


Bangkok, Thailand



Frank Allen – Wharton University of Pennsylvania, USA
Andrew Karolyi – Cornell University, USA
René M. Stulz – Ohio State University, USA
Richard Brealey – London Business School, USA
Jay Ritter – University of Florida, USA
Eduardo  Schwartz – University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Jonathan Karpoff – University of Washington, USA
Bhagwan Chowdhry – University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Raman Uppal – London Business School, UK
Michael Brennan – University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), USA
Anjan Thakor – Washington University, USA
Julian Franks – London Business School, United Kingdom
Henrik Cronqvist – University of Miami, USA
Christopher Polk – London School of Economics, United Kingdom
Ian Cooper – London Business School, united Kingdom
Douglas Breeden – Duke University, USA
Harjoat Bhamra – Imperial College of London, United Kingdom
Joseph P H fan – Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Ronald Masulis – Australian School of Business, Australia
Jun-Koo Kang – Nanyang Business School, Singapore
Marcin Kacperczyk – Imperial College of London, United Kingdom
Rene Garcia – EDHEC Business School, France
Tarun Ramadorai – Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Tom Smith – University of Queensland Business School, Australia
Wayne Ferson – Marshall School of Business, USA
Lloyd P Blenman – University of North Carolina-Charlotte, USA
Carlos P Maquieira – Universidad Autonoma do Chile, Chile
Carlos Pombo – Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Christian Wolff – University of Luxembourg, Luxemburg
Cynthia J Campbell – Iowa State University, USA
Pablo Fernandez – IESE Business School, Spain
David Ding – Massey University, New Zealand
Dilip K Ghosh – James Madison University, USA
Fariborz Moshirian – University of New South Wales, Australia
Finn Ostrup – Copenhagen Business School, Denmark
Giorgio Valente – City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Gonzalo Cortazar – Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
Hideaki Kato – Nagoya University, Japan
Huining Henry Cao – Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, China
Michela Verardo – London School of Economics, United kingdom
Tarun Ramadorai – Said Business School, Oxford University, United Kingdom
Ike Mathur – Southern Illinois University, USA
James R Lothian – Fordham University, USA
Lars Oxelheim – Lund University, Sweden
Lorenzo Preve – IAE Business School, Argentina
Mohamed Ariff – Bond University, Australia
Nicholas Apergis – University of Piraeus, Greece
Nils H. Hakansson – Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
Paul B McGuinness – Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Ramazan Gencay – Simon Fraser University, Canada
Guido Mantovani – Ca Foscari University, Italy
Robert Faff – Monash University, Australia
Almir Ferreira de Sousa – São Paulo University, Brazil
Ghon Rhee – University of Hawaii, USA
Sankar De – India School of Business, India
Usah Mittoo – University of Manitoba, Canada
Yong H Kim – University of Cincinnati, USA


A. Seddik Meziani – Montclair State University
Aaron Gilbert – Auckland University of Technology
Abdullah Iqbal – University of Kent
Abul Shamsuddin – University of Newcastle
Adam Kolasinski – Texas A&M University
Adrian Lee – University of Technology Sydney
Alexander Wagner – University of Zurich
Alireza Tourani-Rad – Auckland University of Technology
Ana-Maria Fuertes – Cass Business School
Andrea Buraschi – Imperial College London
Andreea Mitrache – Toulouse Business School
Angie Andrikogiannopoulou – University of Geneva & Swiss Finance Institute
Angie Low – Nanyang Technological University
Ania Zalewska – University of Bath
Anzhela Knyazeva – U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
Arie Gozluklu – Warwick Business School
Arif Khurshed – University of Manchester
Ashwini Agrawal – London School of Economics
Asli Demirguc-Kunt – World Bank
Athanasios Pantelous – University of Liverpool
Avi Wohl – Tel Aviv University
Bahattin Buyuksahin – Bank of Canada
Barbara Rindi – Bocconi University and IGIER
Berardino Palazzo – Boston University
Bernard Cornet – University of Kansas and Paris School of Economics
Boda Kang – University of York
Bogdan Stacescu – BI Norwegian Business School
Bong-Chan Kho – Seoul National University
Brahim Saadouni – The University of Manchester
Bruno Gerard – BI Norwegian Business School
Carlo Maria Gallimberti – Boston College
Catherine Bruneau-Chassefière – University Paris Pantheon-Sorbonne
Chandrasekhar Krishnamurti – University of Southern Queensland
Changhua Yu – Peking University
Changmin Lee – Hanyang University Business School
Charlotte Ostergaard – BI Norwegian Business School
Christian Wolff – University of Luxembourg
Christian Ewald – University of Glasgow
Christian R Flor – University of Southern Denmark
Christophe Volonté – University of Basel
Chun Yu Mak – University of Birmingham
Chunbo Liu – Norwegian School of Economics
Chyanda Querido – Bank of America
Claudia Girardone – University of Essex
Claudio Morana – University of Milan-Bicocca
Claudio Tebaldi – Univ. L. Bocconi
Constantin Mellios – University Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne
Craig Brown – National University of Singapore
Daniele Bianchi – Warwick Business School
Danling Jiang – Florida State University
Darwin Choi – Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
David Burnie – Western Michigan University
David Ding – Singapore Management University
David Feldman – UNSW Australia Business School
Denis Gorea – Bank of Canada
Dirk Hackbarth – Boston University
Donald Keim – Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Dong Lou – London School of Economics
Dongcheol Kim – Korea University Business School
Elena Goldman – Pace University Eleni
Dendrinou-Louri – Athens University of Economics and Business
Elvira Sojli – Erasmus University
Enrichetta Ravina – Columbia Business School
Evgeny Lyandres – Boston University
Evren Örs – HEC Paris
Ewa Kosycarz – SGH Warsaw School of Economics
Fabio Moneta – Queen’s University
Felix Kubler – University of Zurich/ Swiss Finance Institute
Frederiek Schoubben – KU Leuven (University of Leuven)
Fulvio Pegoraro – Banque de France
Gennaro Bernile – Singapore Management University
Gil Cohen – Carmel Academic Center
Gino Cenedese – Bank of England
Greg Nini – Drexel University
Gregory Bauer – Bank of Canada
Guldem (aka Gulden) Gokcek – New York University and University of Liverpool
Guneratne Wickremasinghe – Victoria University
Gunnar Grass – HEC Montreal
Gunter Dufey – University of Michigan & NTU/NBS Singapore
Gurdip Bakshi – University of Maryland
Hamza Bahaji – University of Paris Dauphine
Hanane Dakhli – University of Paris 1 Pantheon Sorbonne
Harjeet Bhabra – Concordia University
Helen Wong – The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hitesh Doshi – University of Houston
Holly Yang – Singapore Management University
Hong Zhang – PBC School of Finance
Hongjun Yan – Rutgers Business School
Hua Shang – Southwestern University of Finance and Economics
IInes Chaieb – University of Geneva
IIrina Zviadadze – Stockholm School of Economics
IIvan Shaliastovich – The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Jack Strauss – University of Denver
James Yae – University of Houston
Jan Bena – University of British Columbia
Jan Bartholdy – Aarhus University
Jang Schiltz – University of Luxembourg
Javier Villar Burke – European Commission J
Jayant Kale – Northeastern University
Jerome Detemple – Boston University
Jian Zhang – National University of Singapore
Jocelyn Martel – ESSEC Business School
Joel Barber – Florida International University
Johan Knif – Hanken School of Economics
John Wingender – Creighton University
John Nofsinger – University of Alaska Anchorage
Jose Liberti – Northwestern University
Junye Li – ESSEC business school
Justin Birru – The Ohio State University
Karl Schmedders – University of Zurich
Kazuo Yamada – Nagasaki University
Ki Young Park – Yonsei University
Konstantinos Stathopoulos – Manchester Business School
Laurence Booth – University of Toronto
Laurence Lescourret – ESSEC Business School
Lawrence Kryzanowski – Concordia University
Lei Mao – University of Warwick
Lihui Tian – Nankai University
Linda Sandris Larsen – University of Southern Denmark
Lora Dimitrova – University of Exeter
Lorenzo Preve – IAE Business School
Lorne Switzer – Concordia University
Lu Liu – Lund University
Mario di Filippo – Banque de France
Massimo Guidolin – Bocconi University
Matthijs Lof – Aalto University School of Business
Meziane Lasfer – Cass Business School, City University London
Michael Gallmeyer – University of Virginia
Mieszko Mazur – IESEG School of Management
Mira Farka – California State University
Mo Chaudhury – McGill University
N K Chidambaran – Fordham University
Naaguesh Appadu – Cass Business School
Nick Baltas – Queen Mary University of London
Ning Zhu – Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance and UC Davis
Nisan Langberg – University of Houston and Tel Aviv University
Noriyoshi Yanase – Tokyo Keizai University
Offer Shapir – New York University, Shanghai
Onur Arugaslan – Western Michigan University
Pablo Fernandez – IESE Business School
Padma Kadiyala – Pace University Paolo Colla – Bocconi University
Pasquale Della Corte – Imperial College of London
Per Östberg – University of Zurich
Philip Gharghori – Monash University
Philipp Illeditsh – The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Pierlauro Lopez – Banque de France
Pierre Chaigneau – HEC Montreal
Piet Sercu – KU Leuven
Ping He – Tsinghua University
Ping-Sheng Koh – Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Prabhakar Reddy Patil – Securities and Exchange Board of India
Rainer Jankowitsch – WU – Vienna University of Economics and Business
Ran Duchin – University of Washington
Raoul Minetti – Michigan State University
Ravi Jain – National University of Singapore
Raymond Kin Ho Wong – The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Ric Colacito – University of North Carolina
Ronald Bird – University of Technology Sydney
Sam Han – Korea University Business School
Sean Cleary – Queen’s University
Seongkyu Park – Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Serhiy Stepanchuk – Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
Shai Bernstein – Stanford University
Simon Stevenson – University of Reading
Simon Gervais – Duke University
Soyoung Kim – Seoul National University
Stavros Zenios – University of Cyprus and The Wharton Financial Institutions Center
Stefano Rossi – Purdue University Stefano Caselli – University Bocconi
Stephane Dubreuille – Neoma Business School
Suk-Joong Kim – The University of Sydney
Sumit Agarwal – National University of Singapore
Sun Young Park – Korea Insurance Research Institute
Taeyoon Sung – Yonsei University
Takero Doi – Keio University
Tao Jin – PBC School of Finance, Tsinghua University
Tarun Chordia – Emory University
Teodora Paligorova – Bank of Canada
Theodosios Dimopoulos – HEC Lausanne/ UNIL
Thi Hong Van Hoang – Montpellier Business School
Thomas Bates – Arizona State University
Thomas Gehrig – University of Vienna
Todd Kaplan – University of Haifa
Tom Aabo – Aarhus University
Tom Berglund – Hanken School of Economics
Tony Berrada – University of Geneva
Ufuk Gucbilmez – University of Edinburgh
Vaneesha Dutra – University of Denver
Vasilios Sogiakas – University of Glasgow
Viet Anh Dang –  University of Manchester
Virginia Sarria Allende – IAE Business School – Universidad Austral
Vito Gala – The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
Wai Mun Fong – National University of Singapore
Weina Zhang – National University of Singapore
Wilko Bolt – De Nederlandsche Bank
William Mann – UCLA Anderson School of Management
Wissam Abdallah – Cardiff University, Cardiff Business School
Wolfgang Drobetz – Hamburg University
Xiao Xiao – Erasmus University Rotterdam
Yoko Shirasu – Aoyama Gakuin University
Yufeng Han – University of Colorado Denver
Yupana Wiwattanakantang – National University of Singapore
Zafar Iqbal – Australian Institute of Business
Zhaowen Qian – Erasmus University Z
Zhe Shen – Xiamen University
Zili Zhuang – The Chinese University of Hong Kong Zsuzsa
Reka Huszar – National University of Singapore