Here are the latest announcements from SSRN:
Announcing Sustainability & Finance Symposium 2013 eJournal
In cooperation with the University of California Davis Graduate School of Management, and Columbia Law School, the Financial Economics Network (FEN) is pleased to announce the Sustainability & Finance Symposium 2013 eJournal. This eJournal is available to all subscribers at no charge and contains abstracts of the meeting papers with links to the full text in the SSRN eLibrary.
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) Sustainable Investment Research Initiative (SIRI) seeks to drive innovative thought leadership that will inform and advance our understanding of sustainability factors and the impact they may have on companies, markets, and investment intermediaries from the perspective of a large, global, long-term, and multi-class institutional asset owner.
As part of this important initiative, CalPERS has partnered with the UC Davis Graduate School of Management to develop and host the inaugural Sustainability & Finance Symposium on June 7, 2013. The event will be held in the vicinity of Napa Valley’s wine country in Davis, California.
Conference URL: http://gsm.ucdavis.edu/CalPERS-Symposium
University of St. Gallen Joins Finance Research Centers Papers
We are pleased to announce University of St. Gallen School of Finance has started a Finance Research Centers Papers series within the Financial Economics Network (FEN).
UNIVERSITY OF ST. GALLEN SCHOOL OF FINANCE RESEARCH PAPER SERIES
View Papers: http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-St-Gallen-RES.html
The University of St. Gallen, School of Finance Research Paper Series deals with matters of fundamental research as well as current theoretical or empirical issues related to banking, insurance and finance. The series includes research contributions carried out by our faculty, PhD students and affiliated researchers. Please direct any questions concerning the series, and submit your papers including a short abstract, keywords, JEL classification, and the author’s affiliation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
University of Groningen Joins Law School Research Papers – Legal Studies
We are pleased to announce University of Groningen Faculty of Law has started a Law School Research Papers – Legal Studies series within the Legal Scholarship Network (LSN).
UNIVERSITY OF GRONINGEN FACULTY OF LAW LEGAL STUDIES RESEARCH PAPER SERIES
View Papers: http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Groningen-LEG.html
The University of Groningen Faculty of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series features published papers (including cross-disciplinary and collaborative papers), works in progress, and abstracts written by the University of Groningen Faculty of Law. With a history of 400 years in teaching and research the University and the Faculty of Law continue to advance scholarship via research centers focusing on the important issues of today: energy and sustainability, public trust and the legal system, protection of citizens, securing public interests, private law and criminal law. The Faculty is deeply committed to the highest quality in teaching in its (native) Dutch and English International Programs. It is rated among the best Faculties in the country. The University ranks among the 100 best universities in the world.
University of Milan Bicocca Joins Economics Departments Research Papers
We are pleased to announce University of Milan Bicocca Department of Economics, Management & Statistics has joined our Economics Departments Research Papers within the Economics Research Network (ERN).
UNIVERSITY OF MILAN BICOCCA DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS, MANAGEMENT & STATISTICS RESEARCH PAPER SERIES
View Abstracts: http://www.ssrn.com/link/U-Milan-Bicocca-Economics.html
The Department of Economics, Management and Statistics aims at leadership in the investigation of socioeconomic phenomena in the fields of Economics, Economic History and Business Economics, as well as Methodological and Applied Statistics, which are at the core of their empirical assessment. Faculty member are affiliated to the following groups: Economics, Economic History, ISTEI-Management, Statistics.
Announcing Asian Finance Association (AsFA) 2013 Conference eJournal
In cooperation with the International Institution for Financial Studies at Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, the Financial Economics Network (FEN) is pleased to announce the Asian Finance Association (AsFA) 2013 Conference eJournal. This eJournal is available to all subscribers at no charge and contains abstracts of the meeting papers with links to the full text in the SSRN eLibrary.
The Asian Finance Association (AsFA) invites submission of research papers in finance to the Association’s 2013 annual conference. The conference will be hosted by the Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (JUFE) during July 15 – 17, 2013. The conference provides an open platform for finance scholars worldwide to present their recent research and exchange ideas and information on new developments in finance research. We are planning a high-quality and competitive conference. The majority of the sessions will include papers selected through open competition. The papers will be double blind-reviewed by a committee of established researchers. In addition there will be several invited sessions where leading researchers in different areas will be invited to present their latest work. There will also be several junior faculty workshops where junior faculty from different institutions will have an opportunity to present their work and senior researchers will be assigned to discuss such work.
Conference URL: http://asianfa2013.jxufe.edu.cn/lgc/news_view.asp?newsid=1350