CALL FOR PAPERS 2019: ECMI annual conference

ECMI – in partnership with CEPS – is calling for submission of research papers in the areas of fixed income markets and infrastructure investment. A committee of academics and international experts will select the best paper and award the author(s) a €5,000 prize and the opportunity to present the findings at the 2019 ECMI Annual Conference in Brussels on 2 October 2019.

Research papers should cover, but are not limited to, one or more of the following topics:

  • Capital markets (development, integration and financial stability)•Impact of monetary policies on capital markets
  • Corporate bonds markets (pricing, trading and efficiency)
  • Sovereign debt markets (issuance, liquidity provisions, transaction costs, price formation)
  • Risks and vulnerabilities in fixed income markets
  • Regulation and its impact on corporate and sovereign debt securities markets
  • Private infrastructure finance and investment
  • Sustainable finance (asset allocation by retail and institutional investors)

The participation requirements, evaluation criteria and other information can be found here

Academic Committee

Andrei Kirilenko, Imperial College London (Chair)
Florencio Lopez de Silanes, SKEMA Business School (Vice Chair)
Jesper Lau Hansen, University of Copenhagen
Kris Boudt, Ghent University
Alistair Milne, Loughborough University

Application deadline is 16 August