European Finance Association

46th Annual Meeting

Carcavelos, Portugal 21-24 August 2019

Paper submission is open!

Deadline for submission: February 1st, 2019 13:00 Central European Time (CET).

To submit your paper, please use the EFA 2019 papers management system: Please note:

  • Each author is restricted to one submission. Additional papers can be submitted by co-author(s).
  • The author submitting the paper must be an EFA member for the current year 2019 by submission deadline. Co-author(s) membership is not valid. Information on how to renew and become member here.
  • Each author must create a new user account on ConfTool. If you submitted/participated in previous EFA meetings, your data were NOT saved.

Questions about paper submission?

  • A list of tracks and topics can be found here.
  • Submission guidelines are available here.
  • More questions? Check our FAQ page.

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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 21-24, 2019 at the new campus in Carcavelos, Portugal.

The program includes 80 sessions and 240 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.

EFA Doctoral Events

On August 21st, the EFA Doctoral Tutorial and Doctoral Workshop will be held. These events are specifically thought for PhD students in Finance. Submission/attendance to these events is separate from the EFA Annual Meeting.

The submission will open on February 15th, 2019 and close on March 15th, 2019 at 13:00 CET. Participation is allowed only to accepted students.

For detailed information and application link, visit


Doctoral Tutorial Doctoral Workshop

EFA 2019 Program Chair

Miguel Ferreira
EFA 2019 Program Chair
Nova School of Business and Economics