Summer Institute of Finance Conference

July 15 – 16, 2019

Ningbo, China

The Summer Institute of Finance (SIF) will host its tenth annual conference on July 15 - 16, 2019 in the beautiful city of Ningbo, China. The SIF Conference will be organized by Shanghai Advanced Institute of Finance (SAIF) and China Academy of Financial research (CAFR), both at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU). The conference typically attracts about 60 participants to foster close interaction and extensive discussions, and welcomes submissions on cutting-edge topics in current financial research. While all quality submissions are welcome, there will be a special session on Chinese financial markets and institutions. Early drafts with innovative ideas are encouraged.

The submission website ( is open until March 17, 2019. Afterwards, all submissions will be reviewed by a program committee of noted scholars, headed by Professor Kewei Hou of Ohio State University. Authors of the accepted papers will be notified by May 1, 2019.

For more information about the conference and paper submission (in pdf format), please visit:, or contact