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. 

2021 Corporate Finance Meeting
11-12 November 2021
Adelaide, South Australia

Due to uncertainty with Covid restrictions, this meeting will be held on a hybrid basis so that presenters have the option to present by zoom.

FIRN in partnership with the University of Adelaide Business School cordially invites academics and international visiting scholars at FIRN member institutions to submit a paper to the annual FIRN Corporate Finance Research Group meeting. The aim is to develop a vibrant and collegial community of academics doing research in corporate finance; to promote connections between well-known international academics and the local research community; and to create a platform for exposure of cutting edge research being conducted by FIRN members.

Keynote Speakers:

Professor Joseph Fan
School of Accountancy and
Department of Finance,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)

A.Professor Marco Navone
University of Technology Sydney
New South Wales

Please see the attached Call for Papers for more details.

Submissions due by 31 August 2021.  Click here to submit.

Meeting registration information will be available here soon.

Program Committee: Jean Canil (Chair), Alfred Yawson, and Ralf Zurbrugg.
For more information about the Meeting contact: Dr Jean Canil at