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2017 Asset Management Conference

Jointly hosted by

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School of Business and Economics,
Humboldt University, Berlin
European School of Management and Technology

August 21–22 at ESMT Berlin

Following the successes of the previous three conferences, ESMT Berlin and the School of Business and Economics of the Humboldt University are co-hosting the fourth conference on Recent Advances in Mutual Fund and Hedge Fund Research. The goal of the conference is to bring together leading academics interested in asset management in an environment which facilitates networking and in-depth discussions of the latest research on mutual funds and hedge funds. A maximum of nine papers will be selected for the conference. To provide ample time for the discussion of each paper, one hour will be allocated for the presentation and discussion of each paper.

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Program committee

Program committee

Vikas Agarwal (Georgia State University), George Aragon (Arizona State University), Darwin Choi (CUHK), Chris Clifford (University of Kentucky), Francesco Franzoni (USI Lugano and Swiss Finance Institute), Nickolay Gantchev (University of North Carolina), Mariassunta Giannetti (Stockholm School of Economics), Javier Gil-Bazo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra), Hao Jiang (Michigan State University), Marcin Kacperczyk (NYU), Linlin Ma (Northeastern University), Alberto Manconi (Tilburg University), Pedro Matos (University of Virginia Darden), Abhiroop Mukherjee (HKUST), Veronika Pool (Indiana University), Stefan Ruenzi (University of Mannheim), Sergei Sarkissian (McGill University), Martin Schmalz (University of Michigan), Clemens Sialm (University of Texas at Austin), Oliver Spalt (Tilburg University), David Stolin (Toulouse Business School), Russ Wermers (University of Maryland).

Registration

Registration

We invite all interested academics and practitioners to attend the conference. If you have any questions about the conference please contact: Christiane Barrow (christiane.barrow@esmt.org)

Venue/directions

Venue/directions

The conference takes place at the ESMT Berlin Campus, in the former GDR “Staatsratsgebäude” at Schlossplatz 1. Built in 1964, the building hosted the headquarters of the East German government, the Staatsrat (GDR’s National Council), until 1989. A noteworthy example of Germany’s modern architectural heritage, the building was used in varying functions after reunification and was the temporary office of the German Chancellor from 1999 to 2001. It has since been renovated and transformed into one of Germany’s most modern educational centers.

Directions

Please see the How to get there page for further information.

Paper submission

Paper submission

Paper submission is now closed. The authors of selected papers will be informed within three weeks of the submission deadline (March 31, 2017).

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