Trani (Italy): 27 and 28 September 2017
In occasion of the fifth anniversary of its establishment, FINEST is organizing its first Conference. The LUM University Jean Monnet will host the conference between the 27 and 28 September 2017 in Trani (Bari), i.e. is a wonderful small town in the south of Italy and it is 30 minutes by car from the Bari international airport.
We are very pleased to invite you to submit papers in all areas related to financial intermediation. Both theoretical and empirical papers are encouraged in areas, which include (but are not limited) to:
Your contribution to the FINEST 2017 Conference as a presenter, discussant or session chair is greatly appreciated. In addition to the regular sessions of academic research, the program will also include a Young Economist Session (YES).
Iftekhar Hasan, E. Gerald Corrigan Chair in International Business and Finance at Fordham University's Schools of Business.
The 2017 FINEST conference is offered in partnership with:
The Conference organizers in collaboration with the editors of the Journal of Financial Stability (JFS) will invite the authors of selected conference papers to submit their manuscripts to the JFS. Although there is no special issue associated with the Conference, the editorial team of the journal will ensure the selected papers undergo a fast-track review process while maintaining the otherwise regular editorial, refereeing, and revision standards of the journal. This special consideration is granted in light of the anticipated high caliber of the papers in the Conference program.
Please note thate we are able to provide letters of invitation only to authors presenting a paper. Conversely, we cannot send invitation letters to other people who wish to attend the conference. For any queries, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org