Corporate finance

The corporate finance research intensive meeting forms part of the Financial Research Network (FIRN) program of topic specific research meetings designed to extend the body of knowledge within a specific research area through the presentation of cutting edge research results and the building of stronger networks.  The meeting program is held over 1 or 2 days and has a strong emphasis on building upon existing corporate finance related work being undertaken by Australian based FIRN members.  Program includes a presentation by an internationally renown keynote plus several paper presentations and discussions by local members.  Program papers are selected each year via a call for papers which is open to FIRN researchers.  These meetings are not open to PhD students.

The 2019 Corporate Finance research meeting will be held on 30-31 May 2019 at the University of Adelaide.

Keynote speaker:
Douglas Cumming 

DeSantis Distinguished Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship

Florida Atlantic University;

Editor Journal of Corporate Finance


Program Committee: Jean Canil, Alfred Yawson, and Ralf Zurbrugg.

For more information about the Meeting contact: Dr Jean Canil at