Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

Launched in 2009, the Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance conference provides an opportunity for young academics engaged in theoretical, empirical and policy relevant research to showcase their work and benefit from in-depth discussion with top finance scholars. The programme committee invites submissions of high-quality and unpublished theoretical and empirical research papers from “emerging scholars” (i.e. within 3 years of completion of their PhDs) addressing contemporary issues in financial markets and institutions.

7th Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance conference

  • 3rd and 4th December 2020

Save the date! The Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance conference returns virtually on the 3rd and 4th December 2020. The 7th edition will be virtual!

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Launched in 2009, the Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance conference provides an opportunity for young academics engaged in theoretical, empirical and policy-relevant research to showcase their work and benefit from in-depth discussion with top finance scholars. The programme committee invites submissions of high-quality and unpublished theoretical and empirical research papers from “emerging scholars” (i.e. within 3 years of completion of their PhDs) addressing contemporary issues in financial markets and institutions.

View the Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference programme.

Papers

Completed papers in PDF format should be submitted to: bankingcentre@city.ac.uk

Submission deadline: 30th October 2020

Authors will be notified by: 13th November 2020

Organising Committee

Thorsten Beck; Barbara Casu; Giacinta Cestone; Angela Gallo; Francesc Rodriguez-Tous; Francisco Urzua.

Contact

For any further queries please contact: bankingcentre@city.ac.uk

Keynote: Elena Carletti (Bocconi University)

Elena Carletti

Elena CarlettiElena Carletti is Professor of Finance at Bocconi University, a member of Board of Directors of Unicredit SpA and a member of the Advisory Scientific Committee of the European Systemic Risk Board (ESRB).
Ms Carletti is the founder Scientific Director of the Florence School of Banking and Finance at the European University Institute, where she now serves as scientific advisor. Furthermore, she is research professor at the Bundesbank, a member of the Expert Panel on banking supervision for the European Parliament, a member of the Scientific Committee “Paolo Baffi Lecture” at the Bank of Italy, a member of Bruegel Scientific Committee, Research Fellow at CEPR, Fellow of the Finance Theory Group, CESifo, IGIER, and Wharton Financial Institutions Center.

Ms Carletti was Professor of Economics at the European University Institute from 2008 to 2013, holding a joint chair in the Economics Department and the Robert Schuman Centre for Advanced Studies. Prior to that, she was Associate Professor at Goethe University in Frankfurt and Assistant Professor at the University of Mannheim.

Among other appointments, she has worked as consultant for the OECD and the World Bank, has served in the review panel of the Irish Central Bank and of the Riskbank and has been a board member of the Financial Intermediation Research Society and of the Fondazione della Cassa di Risparmio di La Spezia.
Ms Carletti graduated from Bocconi University and received her Ph.D. in Economics from the London School of Economics and her Habilitation in Economics from Mannheim University. She is the author of numerous articles on Financial Intermediation, Financial Crises and Regulation, Competition Policy, Corporate Governance and Sovereign Debt.


Previous Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conferences

6th Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on 10-11 December 2018 at the Business School - City, University of London.

Organising Committee: Thorsten Beck; Barbara Casu; Angela Gallo; Mamdouh Medhat; Maik Schmeling; Francesc Rodriguez-Tous.

5th Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on 12- 13 December 2016 at the Business School - City, University of London.

The Keynote speech was delivered by Dr Oren Sussman, Said Business School, University of Oxford.

4th Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on December 2014 at the Business School, City, University of London.

3rd Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on December 2012 at the Business School, City, University of London.

2nd Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on December 2010 at the Business School, City, University of London.

1st Emerging Scholars in Banking and Finance Conference

The conference took place on December 2009 at the Business School, City, University of London.