European Finance Association

46th Annual Meeting

Carcavelos, Portugal 21-24 August 2019

Thank you!

The EFA 2019 officially ends and we take this opportunity to thank all of you for the support. Without the help of all involved parties, the conference would have not been a success. We therefore want to thank track chairs, local committee members, reviewers, session chairs, authors, presenters, discussants, and all participants. A special thanks to our partners for the continuous and generous support.


The HTML program with papers download will be available for the next month. You can access it at

Certificate of attendance

By login to your ConfTool account, you can download your certificate of attendance. Login at

  • To get your conference registration invoice, please write to
  • If you booked hotel through our booking platform, you can ask for an invoice by writing at

The photos are online here!

Get Ready for the EFA 2019!

Here some useful link and information.

Online Program
Bus Transportation

We arranged transportation from our hotels to Nova SBE and social events. Please book your rides on our platform:

Please enter your booking on time:

  • For morning rides 6am to 1.30pm: book by 5pm of the previous day
  • For afternoon rides 1.30pm to 11pm: book by 11am of the same day.

Download schedule

Social events

We still have some spots left for the Saturday Sintra tour. If you want to join this activity, you can write an email to (include the code “EFA2019”).

Onsite registration

For those who wants to join, but they didn’t registered. They can register onsite. Please check fees here.


Hotels & campus accommodation

  • Hotels: if you need a room or need information about your room booking, please contact
  • Campus accommodation: Few rooms still available!!! Please use the booking link below.

Book a room at the campus accommodation

EFA 2019 program online

This year’s program includes 243 papers grouped into 81 sessions, the keynote address by Andrei Shleifer, a Professor of Economics at Harvard University, two panel sessions, the paper prize ceremony, and networking social events.

Check out the EFA 2019 program

Conference news

  • Join one of the two tours on Saturday afternoon! Visit Belem & Lisbon; or Sintra & Cabo da Roca: here.
  • EFA 2019 teamed up with PrioVida Kids for childcare supporthere.
  • Women in Finance networking breakfast on Friday, August 23rd, 2019, 7:30am-8:30am: here.


We still have a few exhibitor booths available. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to connect with the finance academic community!

More information here

EFA 2019

The Nova School of Business and Economics is proud to host the 46th Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association. The meeting will take place from August 21-24th, 2019 at the new campus in Carcavelos, Portugal.

The program includes 81 sessions and 243 papers presented over three days. One of the conference highlights is the keynote speech by Prof. Andrei Shleifer, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, the most cited economist in the world. In addition, there will be several social events, which will provide excellent opportunities to network.

Miguel Ferreira
EFA 2019 Program Chair
BPI | Fundação “la Caixa” Chair Professor in Responsible Finance
Nova School of Business and Economics (Nova SBE)


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