EFMA

European Financial Management Symposium 2008
Risk and Asset Management
April 17-19, 2008
EDHEC, NICE, FRANCE



Robert Arnott
Chairman, Research Affiliates, LLC
Editor, Financial Analysts Journal


ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION:

PANEL MODERATOR: Wolfgang BESSLER, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen
Panelists:
Andreas SAUER, Partner, CEO & CIO Quoniam Asset Management
Heinz HOCKMANN, Chairman of the Board, Silk Invest
Lawrence KRYZANOWSKI, Concordia University
Laura STARKS, University of Texas at Austin


SUBMISSIONS
REGISTRATION
ACCOMMODATION INFORMATION
ACCEPTED PAPERS AND PARTICIPANTS LIST
PROGRAM TIMETABLE
EFM 2008 SYMPOSIUM - PUBLICATION NOTE



CALL FOR PAPERS

The EUROPEAN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT and EDHEC BUSINESS SCHOOL jointly sponsor a research symposium on "Risk and Asset Management" issues.


Objective : The Symposium will focus on all aspects of risk and asset management. Topics suitable for the Symposium include, but are not limited to, the following: asset allocation, risk and performance measurement, alternative investments, risk management, and portfolio optimization.


Publication : All papers accepted for the symposium are eligible to be considered for publication in the EUROPEAN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT in a special issue devoted to the symposium. If you wish your paper to be considered for publication in the EFM, please indicate so in your cover letter. Papers will be reviewed for the EFM upon receipt using its normal criteria. Note that the acceptance of a paper to the symposium is not a guarantee of publication by the EFM.


Electronic Submission : Authors are invited to submit electronically (MS Word or PDF format) a complete paper. The first page of the paper should contain the title; name of the author(s), complete address, telephone, fax numbers and E-mail addresses. Please indicate in your cover letter whether you would be willing to serve as a session chair and/or discussant. All submitted papers must be accompanied by an abstract of at least 250 words, but no more than 400 words.


Deadline : The deadline for submissions is November 1, 2007. Authors will be notified by December 14, 2007.


Correspondence : Address all correspondence to:

Lionel Martellini, PhD
Professor of Finance at EDHEC Business School
Scientific Director of EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Center

EDHEC Risk and Asset Management Research Center
400 Promenade des Anglais
BP 3116
06202 Nice Cedex 3
France


Conference Organizers : Professors Lionel Martellini and John A. Doukas