CEF-QASS Conference on Empirical Finance


Special Issue(s) of Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis in Social Sciences (QASS) - Guest Editor: Professor Guglielmo Maria Caporale


Deadline for Submissions: May 07, 2008


Conference Date: May 27, 2008


PROGRAMME (Invited sessions)

PROGRAMME (Parallel sessions)



The Centre for Empirical Finance (CEF) in the Department of Economics & Finance, Brunel University:


together with the editorial board of QASS:


is organising a one-day Conference on Empirical Finance

Tuesday 27th May at Brunel University

Keynote speakers will include:


Viral Acharya (London Business School)


Richard Baillie (Michigan State University and Queen Mary, University of London);


Stephen Hall (University of Leicester)


Stephen Pollock (University of Leicester)


Steve Satchell (University of Cambridge)


Ron Smith (Birkbeck College, University of London)


Paolo Zafarroni (Imperial College)


There is no charge for the conference, which is sponsored by the Centre for Empirical Finance of Brunel University.


Admission is free, but registration in advance is required. Please email Professor Menelaos Karanasos at to register.


Authors from academia, research institutes and industry are invited to submit papers from all fields of Empirical Finance. The CEF-QASS conference will especially focus on applications in Financial Econometrics, International Finance, Financial Economics and Mathematical Finance. However papers having a more theoretical focus are also welcome.


Papers should be submitted via email to:


the director of the CEF:


Professor Guglielmo Maria Caporale, Email:




the Finance/Econometrics editor of QASS:


Menelaos Karanasos, Email:


Those who want their papers to be considered for publication in the special issue(s) should submit the completed manuscript by June 15, 2008.


Notification to authors regarding acceptance to the CEF-QASS Conference: May 15, 2008.

For additional information, please contact either the director of CEF or the editor of QASS.









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