8TH HELSINKI FINANCE SUMMIT ON INVESTOR BEHAVIOR

CONFERENCE ORGANISED BY
THE FINANCE DEPARTMENT OF AALTO UNIVERSITY

August 20-21, 2018
Helsinki, Finland

The relatively small scale of the conference provides an environment for in-depth discussions.

The program will be updated in the spring 2018.

Call for papers (PDF)

Where do the papers presented at Helsinki Finance Summit end up at? An analysis on eventual publication of papers presented at Helsinki Finance Summit between 2011 and 2017 (PDF)

TOPICS

 Sample topic areas include, but are not limited to:

  • Behavior of different investor types (e.g. individuals vs. institutions), and their impact on asset prices
  • Market microstructure and investor trading behavior
  • Behavioral biases and performance of investment strategies
  • Household consumption, borrowing, saving, and portfolio choice
  • Behavioral Corporate Finance

  • Investor education, financial literacy, and sophistication

  • Behavior of finance professionals and the impact of professional advice
  • Biological, psychological and cultural foundations of investor behavior
  • The influence of analysts, media, and news coverage on investment decisions
  • Social influence and networks in finance

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

PROGRAM COMMITTEE

PAPER SUBMISSION PROCEDURE

EXPENSES AND PRACTICAL ARRANGEMENTS

Travel expenses are expected to be covered by the participants.

The organizers (email: hfs@aalto.fi) can consult with travel arrangements.