2016 WFA Meeting / Conference

June 20-23, 2016
Canyons Resort
Park City, Utah

Program / Sessions and conference events

Best Paper Awards

USC Marshall School of Business Trefftzs Award of $5,000 for the best student paper.

Charles River Associates Award of $5,000 for the best paper on corporate finance.

NASDAQ OMX Award of $5,000 for the best paper on asset pricing.

Wharton School – WRDS Award of $5,000 for the best empirical finance paper.

WFA Award of $5,000 for the best financial institutions paper.

Conference registration / best to register before may 22



Price is $30 after may 22, 2016



Price is $125 after may 22, 2016



Price is $175 after may 22, 2016

Program Committee Member


Regular member/non-member pricing after may 22, 2016

Hotel and Site Information / Park City, Utah

Hotel Booking information at the Canyons Resort

  • For:  Reservations
  • Please note that if you have to cancel your reservation, you need to do so prior to May 22, 2016 to avoid one night’s charge
  • Other Hotel Info
    • Hotel website: Canyons Resort
    • Grand Summit Hotel is where sessions happen.  The Silverado Lodge and Sundial Lodge are a both on the resort property about a two minute walk from Grand Summit Hotel
    • Resort Map [PDF]

Transportation Links

Link to public transportation in Park City
Links to transportation from Salt Lake City Airport to Park City

Conference Location

Canyons Village at Park City
4000 Canyons Resort Dr
Park City, UT 84098

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Sponsors / Thanks to our sponsors for 2016

The WFA gratefully acknowledges the 2016 sponsors of receptions, lunches, coffee breaks, best paper awards, and Phd travel grants.

Thanks to:


Cambridge University Press

Charles River Associates

Cornerstone Research

Cubist Systematic Strategies, LLC

FlexE-Markets (ULEEF and BMM)


Navigant Economics

Research Affiliates LLC

The USC Marshall School of Business

Wharton Research Data Services