Call for Papers - 2021 BPI & Nova SBE Conference Corporate Bankruptcy and Restructuring

Conference date

08 Oct 2021


Nova School of Business and Economics, Carcavelos, Portugal


In cooperation with BPI, Nova Finance Knowledge Center is organizing an academic conference on corporate bankruptcy and restructuring. The main objective of the conference is to present and discuss recent advances in academic research on bankruptcy-related topics. The conference will host a limited number of paper presentations with designated discussants and ample time for discussion and interaction. There will also be a Panel discussion on COVID-19.

We welcome both theoretical and empirical work in, including but not limited to, capital structure, financial distress, corporate bankruptcy and restructuring, and distressed investment. Papers in early stage will also be considered. We kindly ask you not to submit a paper that has been accepted for publication in an academic journal or is close to being accepted.

Keynote speaker: Edward I. Altman (NYU Stern)
Panelists: Edith Hotchkiss (Boston College) and Karin S. Thorburn (NHH)

The submission deadline is August 1st, 2021.

Please submit a copy of the paper as a PDF or Word file through this link:

Authors will be notified about the acceptance of their papers by August 31st, 2021.

For questions regarding the call for papers please contact the organizing team at
Make sure to include “BPI_Nova SBE Conference21” in the subject.