Research Events & Speakers

11-12 May @ UNSW
Corporate Finance Research Group meeting
Keynote Speaker: Professor Jonathan Berk, A.P. Giannini Professor of Finance, Stanford University

17 August @ ANU
Banking & Stability Research Group meeting
Keynote Speaker: Professor Mark Flannery, Bank of America Eminent Scholar Chair, University of Florida

28-29 October @ MELBOURNE
Asset Pricing Research Group meeting
Keynote Speaker: Professor Jean Helwege, J. Henry Fellers Professorship of Business Administration, Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina.

12-15 November
Annual “Art of Finance” Conference
Location: Hotel Grand Chancellor Resort & Spa, Palm Cove NQ

PhD Courses and Presenters

14-15 March     Module 1 @ SYDNEY
28-29 March     Module 2
18-19 April        Module 3
Hedge Funds
Guest Presenter: Professor Jens Jackwerth, University of Konstanz, Germany

22-26 June @ MONASH
Corporate Finance
Guest Presenter: Professor Gordon Phillips,University of Southern California, USA

8-11 July @ UTAS
Empirical Research Methods course
Guest Presenter: Professor Mardi Dungey, University of Tasmania

8-9 August          Module 1 @ SYDNEY
19-20 September Module 2
17-18 October     Module 3
Behavioral Finance
Guest Presenter: Professor Douglas Foster, University of Sydney

28 Sept – 2 October @ MACQUARIE
Market Microstructure
Guest Presenter: Professor Marco Pagano,University of Naples Federico II, Italy

The F.E.W. Group

The Senior Women Mentoring Junior Women Researcher workshop will be in 2016 in a new format. A greater number of mentoring opportunities are being opened to encourage more female researchers to submit papers.  Please check the FIRN website and newsletters regularly for final details.