2018 Poznan

INFINITI Conference on International Finance

Poznań University of Economics and Business, Poland

11-12 June 2018

A Trinity College Dublin, Monash University & Poznań University of Economics and Business Event



Best Paper Award:

“The Role of Gold and the Vix in Investment Portfolios – A Financial and Sustainability Perspective”
*Dirk Baur, The University of Western Australia, Australia (submitting author)
Josua Oll, University of Hamburg, Germany


Keynote Speaker

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Douglas Cumming
Professor and Ontario Research Chair, York University Schulich School of Business

Douglas Cumming, JD, PhD, CFA, is a Professor of Finance and Entrepreneurship and the Ontario Research Chair at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Douglas has published over 150 articles in leading refereed academic journals in finance, management, and law and economics, such as the Academy of Management Journal, Journal of Financial Economics, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of International Business Studies and the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies.  He is the incoming Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Corporate Finance, effective January 2018.  He is the Founding Editor of Annals of Corporate Governance, and Co-Editor of Finance Research Letters, and Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice.  He is the coauthor of Venture Capital and Private Equity Contracting (Elsevier Academic Press, 2nd Edition, 2013), and Hedge Fund Structure, Regulation and Performance around the World (Oxford University Press, 2013).  He is the Editor of the Oxford Handbook of Entrepreneurial Finance (Oxford University Press, 2013), the Oxford Handbook of Private Equity (Oxford University Press, 2013), the Oxford Handbook of Venture Capital (Oxford University Press, 2013), the Oxford Handbook of Sovereign Wealth Funds (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017), and the Oxford Handbook of IPOs (Oxford University Press, forthcoming 2017).  Douglas’ work has been reviewed in numerous media outlets, including The Economist, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Globe and Mail, Canadian Business, the National Post, and The New Yorker.


Download a copy of the programme here: I2018 FINAL PROGRAMME