CALL FOR PAPERSThe EUROPEAN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, CIRANO Montreal, Center for Mangement Buyout Research (CMBOR),Nottingham University Business School and SCHULICH SCHOOL of BUSINESS, YORK UNIVERSITY, CANADA jointly sponsor a research symposium on "Entrepreneurial Finance & Venture Capital Markets" issues.
Objective : The Symposium will focus on "Entrepreneurial Finance & Venture Capital Markets". Topics suitable for the Symposium include, but are not limited to, the following:Different Sources of Entrepreneurial Finance, Bankruptcy, Entrepreneurial Finance in the Credit Crisis, Venture Capital, Private Equity, Law and Entrepreneurial Finance, Public Policy, Country Differences, Internationalization, Governance, Compensation, Covenants, Financial Contracting, Exits, IPOs, Acquisitions, Performance, Disclosure, among others
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. All papers will go through the journal's standard blind review process.
Deadline : The deadline for submissions is December 1, 2009. Authors will be notified by January 14, 2010.
Correspondence : Address all correspondence to:
Schulich School of Business, York University
4700 Keele Street, Toronto,Ontario M3J 1P3,Canada.
Conference Organizers :Professors Douglas Cumming, Jean-Marc Suret, Mike Wright and John A. Doukas
Jean-Etienne de Bettignies, Queen's University
Cecile Carpentier, Laval University
Catherine Casamatta, University of Toulouse
Robert Cressy, University of Birmingham
Douglas Cumming, York University
Na Dai, SUNY Albany
Roberta Dessi, University of Toulouse
Sofia Johan, Tilburg University
April Knill, Florida State University
Josh Lerner, Harvard Business School
Kate Litvak, Northwestern University
Alexander Ljungqvist, NYU Stern
Armin Schwienbacher, University of Amsterdam and University Catholique de Louvain
Jean-Marc Suret, Laval University
Uwe Walz, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University
Mike Wright, University of Nottingham
Simona Zambelli, University of Bologna
Joe McCahery, University of Amsterdam