Korean Securities Association (KSA), the oldest and largest academic organization of finance scholars and practitioners in Korea, invites interested scholars, practitioners, and policy-makers to submit research papers for presentation at its sixth international conference. Both theoretical and empirical research papers in all areas of finance are welcome..
 
The keynote speaker for the sixth CAFM will be Professor Jay R. Ritter (University of Florida). The programs of the previous conferences can be accessed at the following website:

http://www.apjfs.org/conference/2011/call.asp
 
Papers written in English must be submitted via e-mail to:

Email: 2011cafm@gmail.com

by August 31, 2011, using MS Word or Adobe pdf file format. The return receipt email will be sent to the corresponding author within a week upon receipt of the paper by the CAFM Committee. The submitted papers will be reviewed for selection by the review committee in a double-blind referee process. The results will be notified via e-mail by September 30, 2011.
 
Competitive research awards of US$2,000 (or 2,000,000KRW) will be given to each of eight best papers. The awarded paper must be presented by one of the authors in the CAFM and will be invited to publish in the Asia-Pacific Journal of Financial Studies (AJFS), which is a SSCI-listed finance journal.
 
All papers must be accompanied by an abstract of a maximum of 200 words. The cover page of the paper should contain the paper’s title, the author’s name, affiliation, address, phone number, and e-mail address. The second page should contain the paper’s title and abstract only.
 

For additional information, please contact:

Myung-Jig Kim, Professor and Chair of the Program and Review Committee (mjkim@hanyang.ac.kr), Hanyang University, Seoul, 133-791 Korea