• World Finance Banking Symposium
    New Delhi, December 19th-21th, 2019
    University of Delhi, India

World Finance Banking Symposium

  • Location

    New Delhi
  • Date

    December 19th -21th, 2019

About the Conference


Program Proceeding online

Keynote Speakers

Ronald Masulis

Australian School of Business - University of New South Wales (Australia)

Ron Masulis is the Scientia Professor of Finance and Macquarie Group Chair of Financial Services at the Australian School of Business, University of New South Wales. Ron received his MBA and PhD from the University of Chicago. He is a recognized authority in the field of empirical corporate finance, and has a particular expertise in the corporate governance area. His published research spans the areas of investment banking, venture capital, international finance, private equity, law and economics and topics in corporate governance such as mergers and acquisitions, boards of directors, executive compensation, ownership structure and business groups. His publication record includes 37 refereed articles in top academic journals of Finance, Economics, Financial Accounting, Law, and Statistics, including 26 articles in the top four finance journals.

Ron is one of the Pacific Basin?s highest ranked financial economists in terms of number of publications and citations across a range of top tier journals including the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Law and Economics and Journal of Accounting and Economics. He has won a number of research awards, including five Journal of Financial Economics All Star Paper Awards for his high impact research, which continues to be heavily cited. He was ranked one of the top 100 most prolific authors in finance for the last 50 years, based on publications in 7 leading academic journals in Finance as reported in Heck and Cooley ?Most Prolific Authors in the Finance Literature: 1959-2008?.

Ron has served on the Board of Directors/Executive Committee of the American Finance Association, the Western Finance Association and the Financial Management Association. He currently serves as an advisory editor of Financial Management, associate editor of the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis and the Pacific-Basin Finance Journal, and is the vice president for international services at the Financial Management Association. He is a past associate editor of all three top finance journals ? the Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance and Review of Financial Studies. He is also currently a research associate at the European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) and a senior academic fellow at the Asia Bureau of Finance and Economic Research.?

Call for Papers


You are cordially invited to submit your research papers for presentation consideration at the World  Finance & Banking  Symposium that will take place on December 19th -21th, 2019 in New Delhi, India. This three days conference, hosted by  Faculty of Management Studies - University of Delhi, promotes the exchange of ideas in research, teaching, and managerial practices through formal presentations of research, discussions and   special  sessions.

AREAS OF INTEREST:  The scientific and organizing committees welcome submissions in all areas of finance, economics and Banking.

Formatting Your Paper: Times New Roman 12-point font, 1.5 spaced. References may be single spaced. Be sure to number all of the pages of the paper. The maximum length of the paper is 50 pages (including title page and all figures, graphs, tables, appendices, and references).

To facilitate the blind review process, REMOVE ALL AUTHOR-IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, including acknowledgements, from the uploaded document as this is the document reviewers will be reading.  You will still include ALL authors associated with your submission during the submission process, but not on your paper. The author information provided will appear in the printed and online Program.

Double-Blind Paper Review:  All papers will be reviewed by at least two anonymous reviewers.

Submission Deadline: May  31, 2019

Authors will be notified of the acceptance decision by July  12th, 2019