Written on 13 July 2017.
Raman Uppal, EDHEC PhD in Finance programme Academic Director, co-authored a paper with Adrian Buss and Grigory Vilkov entitled “Financial Innovation and Asset Prices”, which has been selected to win the CICF Best Paper Award in the 2017 China International Conference in Finance (CICF).
This paper was chosen from among the 240 papers accepted on this year’s programme after going through a thorough process that required recommendations from all 60 session chairs combined with independent readings by the award committee consisting of Hui Chen (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Jie Gan (Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business, Xiaoyun Yu (Indiana University & CICF programme committee chair), Harold Zhang (University of Texas at Dallas), and Jun Pan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology & CICF programme committee chair). The award ceremony took place during the conference on 13 July.
The China International Conference in Finance provides an open platform that brings worldwide scholars together to present current research and stimulate ew development in finance. CICF presented its first conference in 2002. CICF invites papers from all areas of Finance and over the years, CICF has grown to be one of the leading finance research conferences in the world. The 2017 CICF conference will be held on 12-15 July 2017 in Hangzhou, China.