2020 Conference

Friday, October 30 • New York Marriott Marquis

Save the date for the Jacobs Levy Center’s annual Frontiers in Quantitative Finance Conference! An agenda and information on how to register will be shared early this summer.

This is a full day event that includes breakfast, a buffet lunch, and a cocktail reception. The program will feature paper presentations with one discussant for each paper and at least one panel discussion.

Call for Papers: Submit by May 1

Working paper submissions for the conference are invited by May 1 related to the following topics:

  • The value premium: is value dead?
  • ESG investing
  • Big data techniques

The conference committee will select up to four papers. Hotel accommodations and travel reimbursements will be provided for those academicians selected to participate.

Recent Jacobs Levy Center conferences have drawn several hundred attendees including faculty, students, and financial practitioners. Speakers have included Cliff Asness, Mark Carhart, Campbell Harvey, Leonid Kogan, S.P. Kothari, Harry Markowitz, William Sharpe, Robert Shiller, Jeremy Siegel, and Rob Stambaugh, among many others.

Contact Us

Phone: 215.898.1715
Email: jacobs-levy-center@wharton.upenn.edu