Through its annual conference meetings the MFA provides a forum for the interaction of finance academics and practitioners to share scholarly activity and current practice so as to encourage and facilitate the betterment of the profession.

2021 Meeting

March 18-21, to be held in Virtual format

Call for Papers and Participation
The paper submission deadline has passed.

Program Chair

Nagpurnanand Prabhala, Johns Hopkins University

Keynote Speakers

Antoinette Schoar, Stewart C. Myers-Horn Family Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship, MIT
Wei Xiong, Trumbull-Adams Professor of Finance, Princeton University

Program Track Chairs

Manuel Adelino, Duke University
Hengjie Ai, University of Minnesota
Daniel Andrei, McGill University
Tony Cookson, University of Colorado
Sandeep Dahiya, Georgetown University
Brendan Daley, Johns Hopkins University
Sudipto Dasgupta, CUHK
Bjorn Eraker, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Murray Frank, University of Minnesota
Nicola Fusari, Johns Hopkins University
Pengjie Gao, Notre Dame University
Jon Garfinkel, University of Iowa
Stefano Giglio, Yale University
Iftekhar Hasan, Fordham University
Zhiguo He, University of Chicago
Jean Helwege, University of California, Riverside
Sabrina Howell, NYU
Dalida Kadyrzhanova, Federal Reserve Board
Simi Kedia, Rutgers University
Dasol Kim, Office of Financial Research
Haitao Li, CKGSB
Kai Li, HKUST
Hong Liu, Washington University, St. Louis
Laura Liu, Peking University
Michelle Lowry, Drexel University
David Mauer, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Nadya Malenko, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Tom Nohel, Loyola University
Paige Ouimet, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Neil Pearson, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign
Gordon Phillips, Dartmouth College
Wenlan Qian, National University of Singapore
Yiming Qian, University of Connecticut
S. Abraham Ravid, Yeshiva University
Alessandro Rebucci, Johns Hopkins University
Alberto Rossi, Georgetown University
Ivan Shaliastovich, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Elena Simintzi, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Zhaogang Song, Johns Hopkins University
Yuri Tserlukevich, Arizona State University
Mungo Wilson, Said Business School, Oxford
Liu Yang, University of Maryland, College Park
Liyan Yang, University of Toronto