European Finance Association

47th Annual Meeting

Helsinki, Finland 19-22 August 2020

Application for EFA Doctoral Events is open

PhD students in finance are invited to submit their application for the EFA Doctoral Events to be held at the Helsinki Congress Centre Paasitorni in Helsinki, Finland, August 19, 2020.

Application deadline: March 15, 2020 at 1pm (13:00) Central European Time (CET).

Doctoral Tutorial

The EFA Doctoral Tutorial (EFA-DT) is an annual EFA Doctoral Event intended for Finance students who are nearing completion of their PhD and about to enter the job market. It provides students with an excellent opportunity to present their paper and receive detailed feedback from a distinguished faculty. The current format allows the EFA-DT co-chairs to select up to eight PhD student papers for presentation.

Submission guidelines and application link:

Doctoral Workshop

The EFA Doctoral Workshop (EFA-DW) is a recently-launched EFA doctoral event and educational workshop series on “New Frontiers in Finance”. This closed pre-conference session is intended for PhD students in their second or third year. The focus theme topic changes each year; in 2020 it is “FinTech: digital currency and blockchains”.

More information on the topic and application link:

Thank you for submissions!

The submission to the Annual Meeting is closed. Thank you to all authors for submitting their work. Authors will be notified of results by the end of April 2020.

EFA 2020

The Aalto University School of Business is proud to host the 47th Annual Meeting of the European Finance Association. The meeting will take place on August 19-22, 2020 at the Helsinki Congress Centre Paasitorni.

Matti Keloharju
EFA 2020 Program Chair
Aalto Distinguished Professor
Eero Kasanen Professor of Finance
Aalto University School of Business