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2nd Endless Summer Conference on Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance

2 September 2019 - 3 September 2019
Athens, Greece

Durham University Business School, Centre for Banking Institutions and Development (CBID) is co-organizing the 2nd Endless Summer Conference jointly with the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), Cyprus University of Technology, Fordham University, Glasgow University, KU Leuven, Montpellier Business School and University of Zurich on Financial Intermediation and Corporate Finance.

The organising and program committees invite submissions of high quality theoretical or empirical research papers on financial intermediation, corporate finance, and their intersection.

There will be 10 papers presented and discussed (mostly by members of the program committee), and two vigorous poster sessions featuring another 10 papers. There will also be ample time for discussion, reflection, and outdoor activities.

Authors will be notified about the acceptance of papers by May 1, 2019 and the conference programme will be released in late May 2019.

To submit the paper, visit

The deadline for submission is 6pm (GMT), Wednesday 10 April 2019.

For more information, visit the conference website


Panayiotis C. Andreou (Cyprus University of Technology)

Hans Degryse (KU Leuven & CEPR)

Ralph De Haas (EBRD & Tilburg University)

Manthos Delis (Montpellier Business School)

Iftekhar Hasan (Fordham University & Bank of Finland)

Sotirios Kokas (Glasgow University)

Steven Ongena (University of Zurich, SFI, KU Leuven & CEPR)

Dennis Philip (Durham University)


Tobias Berg (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Arnoud Boot (University of Amsterdam & CEPR)

Fabio Braggion (Tilburg University)

Martin Brown (University of St. Gallen)

Elena Carletti (Bocconi University & CEPR)

Giacinta Cestone (Cass Business School)

Ian Cooper (London Business School)

Olivier De Jonghe (National Bank of Belgium & Tilburg University)

Bill Francis (Lally School of Management)

Pedro Gete (IE Business School)

Mariassunta Giannetti (Stockholm School of Economics & CEPR)

Linda Goldberg (Federal Reserve)

Vasso Ioannidou (Lancaster University & CEPR)

Elisabeth Kempf (Chicago Booth)

Alex Michaelides (Imperial College London & CEPR)

Roni Michaely (University of Geneva)

Daniel Paravisini (LSE)

José-Luis Peydró (ICREA-Universitat Pompeu Fabra, CREI, Barcelona GSE & CEPR)

Alexander Popov (ECB)

Raghavendra Rau (Cambridge Judge Business School)

Lucio Sarno (Cass Business School & CEPR)

Larissa Schäfer (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Denis Sosyura (Arizona State University)

Sascha Steffen (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management)

Neeltje van Horen (Bank of England & CEPR)

Patrick Verwijmeren (Erasmus School of Economics)

Wolf Wagner (Erasmus University Rotterdam & CEPR)

Yihui Wang (Fordham University)

David Yermack (NYU)