2017 WFA Meeting / Conference

June 25-28, 2017
The Fairmont Chateau Whistler,

Whistler, BC, Canada

Call For Papers / WFA 2017 Program Coming Soon

Members and friends of the Western Finance Association are invited to submit papers to be considered for presentation at the 2017 Annual Meetings. Papers on any topic related to finance will be considered.

We will begin taking submissions (here) on or about October 1, 2016. The deadline for submissions is midnight PST, November 18, 2016. Papers will be reviewed anonymously by up to three members of the Program Committee, and authors will be notified of the Program Committee’s decisions by the end of March, 2017.

The deadline for submissions for WFA 2017 has now passed. Look for the program
to be posted here March 2017.

Best Paper Awards

(tentative and subject to change)

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 / Registration will open February 2017



Price is $30 after may 22, 2017



Price is $125 after may 22, 2017



Price is $175 after may 22, 2017

Program Committee Member


Regular member/non-member pricing after may 22, 2017

Conference Location

The Fairmont Chateau Whistler,

4599 Chateau Blvd, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4, Canada

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