The Impact of the Global Financial Crisis on Banks, Financial Markets and Institutions in Europe

In association with the Journal of International Money and Finance and the Money, Macro and Finance Research Group.

University of Southampton, UK

25-26 April 2013

Professor James Lothian, Fordham University (US)

Dear Colleagues and Friends:

We are pleased to announce an international conference that will be held in the beautiful city of Southampton, UK on 25-26 April, 2013. The international conference is organised by the School of Management, University of Southampton, in association with the Journal of International Money and Finance and the Money Macro and Finance Research Group.
As the chairs of the conference, it is our great pleasure to cordially invite you to submit papers in all areas of banking and finance that investigates the effects of the Global Financial Crisis on European financial markets and institutions.

Both theoretical and empirical papers are encouraged in areas, which include, but are not limited to:
Asset pricing, banking, capital markets, corporate governance, corporate finance, efficiency and productivity analysis,  financial regulation, foreign exchange markets, derivatives, global markets for risk, market microstructure, corporate investment decision,  risk management, financial management, securitization, corporate control and organization, financial intermediation, forecasting, econometric analysis, risk management, systemic risk, liquidity risk, mathematical and computational modelling.

Proposals for special sessions are also welcome and should be sent directly to the Conference Chairs.

A special issue of the Journal of International Money and Finance (JIMF) on the conference theme will be published under the Guest Editorship of Professor Taufiq Choudhry, Dr Gerhard Kling and Dr Ranadeva Jayasekera. Papers submitted for this special issue will undergo the journal’s normal review process but the journal’s usual submission fee will not be required. Authors whose papers are accepted for presentation at the conference are encouraged to submit their papers to the JIMF special issue.

Additional details for the submission procedure will be provided in due course.
Those interested in presenting a paper at the conference are kindly invited to submit their completed papers, in PDF format, along with the names, addresses, affiliations, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of ALL co-authors by 9 November 2012 to the Conference Chairs using the paper submission form in the conference website,

The papers will be reviewed by the Conference Scientific Committee and the authors will be notified with the decision by 11 January 2013.

For additional details on the Keynote speakers, the Scientific Committee, the Conference Location & Accommodation, Registration fees, etc., please visit the conference website (provided above).

We look forward to meeting you in Southampton, UK at the conference with an intellectually stimulating academic and social programme!

With our very best wishes,

Conference Chairs:
Taufiq Choudhry, University of Southampton
Gerhard Kling, University of Southampton
Ranadeva Jayasekera, University of Southampton