Melbourne Asset Pricing Meeting - Submission Deadline: 30 June 2021

Conference date

26 Oct 2021

Location

Zoom and Melbourne, Australia

Description

Melbourne Asset Pricing Meeting

Conference date
26 Oct 2021
Starting at 9:00am - Melbourne; 6:00am - Beijing, 12:00am - Paris, 6:00pm (on the 25th) - New York

Description
The University of Melbourne and FIRN are hosting the 8th annual Melbourne Asset Pricing Meeting at the University of Melbourne, Australia, on Tuesday, 26 October 2021. The meeting format will include paper presentations and discussions, with prizes for best paper and best discussant. Because of presumed travel restrictions, the Melbourne Asset Pricing Meeting will be held via Zoom.

We invite researchers to submit unpublished empirical or theoretical papers on all topics in asset pricing and investments. Possible topics include, but are not limited to: theoretical and empirical models of asset prices and returns, return predictability, empirical methodology, macro-finance, the study of financial institutions as related to asset prices, information and liquidity in asset markets, behavioural investment studies, asset market structure and microstructure, risk analysis, hedge funds, mutual funds, pension funds, ESG, the impact of COVID19, and alternative investments.


AWARDS: There will be prizes of A$1,000 awarded to the best paper and to the best discussion at the meeting.

SUBMISSION: Interested authors are invited to submit their papers to ap-meeting@unimelb.edu.au by 30 June 2021. Acceptance emails will be sent by 31 July 2021.

PROGRAM COMMITTEE: Patrick Kelly, Yoon Kang Lee, and Oliver Randall.

For further information about the meeting or the submission process, please send an email to ap-meeting@unimelb.edu.au.