• World Finance Conference
    Rio de Janiero, July 2nd-4th, 2012
    Universidade Cândido Mendes, Rio de Janeiro

World Finance Conference

  • Location

    Universidade Cândido Mendes, Rio de Janeiro
  • Date

    July 2nd-4th, 2012







About the Conference


Program Proceeding online

Keynote Speakers

Franklin Allen

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (United States)

Franklin Allen is the Nippon Life Professor of Finance and Professor of Economics at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has been on the faculty since 1980. He is currently Co-Director of the Wharton Financial Institutions Center. He was formerly Vice Dean and Director of Wharton Doctoral Programs and Executive Editor of the Review of Financial Studies, one of the leading academic finance journals. He is a past President of the American Finance Association, the Western Finance Association, the Society for Financial Studies, and the Financial Intermediation Research Society. He received his doctorate from Oxford University. Dr. Allen's main areas of interest are corporate finance, asset pricing, financial innovation, comparative financial systems, and financial crises. He is a co-author with Richard Brealey and Stewart Myers of the eighth through tenth editions of the textbook Principles of Corporate Finance.


Venue Information

  • Univesidade Cândido Mendes
    R. Joana Angélica, 63 - Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro - RJ, 22420-030, Brasil

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