Jump to content

Main Navigation

Search the Site / Journal

Search Keywords

Search Tips

Members' Login

Credentials

Members' Options

About the AFA

Welcome to the homepage of The American Finance Association (AFA): the premier academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.

AFA 2014 Elections - Now Open

The 2014 AFA elections are taking place online. All voting-eligible AFA members should have received an email with a direct link to an individual ballot. If you have not received this email or if you are unable to vote online please contact Kate... read more

AFA 2015 Annual Meeting: Registration and Hotel Announcement

The AFA 2015 Annual Meeting will be held January 3-5, 2015 (Saturday, Sunday, & Monday) in Boston, MA. AFA sessions will take place at the Westin Copley Place Hotel. ASSA Headquarters will be the Sheraton Boston Hotel with other meetings... read more

2013 Impact Factor 6.033

The ISI Web of Knowledge impact factors were just released. For the one-year impact factor,* the Journal of Finance ranked #2 (up from #3) just behind the Journal of Economic Literature. For the five-year impact factor,** the JF ranked #3 (same as... read more

Joint Editorial on Advice for Authors

A Joint Editorial on Advice for Authors has been written by David Hirshleifer, G. William Schwert, and Kenneth J. Singleton (Editors, Review of Financial Studies, Journal of Financial Economics, and Journal of Finance), and can be viewed here. Visit... read more

Subscribe to News RSS

Publications

The Journal of FINANCE

The Journal of Finance

2012 Impact Factor 4.333

The Journal of Finance publishes leading research across all the major fields of financial economics. It is one of the most widely cited academic journals in economics ranking third (behind the Journal of Economic Literature and the Quarterly Journal of Economics) in five-year impact factor and third in total citations (behind the American Economic Review and Econometrica).

Financial Protectionism? First Evidence

  • Author(s): ANDREW K. ROSE, TOMASZ WIELADEK
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 5 (October 2014)

Time‐Varying Fund Manager Skill

  • Author(s): MARCIN KACPERCZYK, STIJN VAN NIEUWERBURGH, LAURA VELDKAMP
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 4 (August 2014)

Albert S. Kyle

  • Author(s):
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 5 (October 2014)

Liquidity Measurement Problems in Fast, Competitive Markets: Expensive and Cheap Solutions

  • Author(s): CRAIG W. HOLDEN, STACEY JACOBSEN
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 4 (August 2014)

Rise of the Machines: Algorithmic Trading in the Foreign Exchange Market

  • Author(s): ALAIN P. CHABOUD, BENJAMIN CHIQUOINE, ERIK HJALMARSSON, CLARA VEGA
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 5 (October 2014)

Shaping Liquidity: On the Causal Effects of Voluntary Disclosure

  • Author(s): KARTHIK BALAKRISHNAN, MARY BROOKE BILLINGS, BRYAN KELLY, ALEXANDER LJUNGQVIST
  • Published on: Volume 69 Issue 5 (October 2014)

View all

Forthcoming Articles

Size Anomalies in U.S. Bank Stock Returns

  • Author(s): PRIYANK GANDHI, HANNO LUSTIG

Duration of Executive Compensation

  • Author(s): RADHAKRISHNAN GOPALAN, TODD MILBOURN, FENGHUA SONG, ANJAN V. THAKOR

Volatility, the Macroeconomy, and Asset Prices

  • Author(s): RAVI BANSAL, DANA KIKU, IVAN SHALIASTOVICH, AMIR YARON

On the Design of Contingent Capital with a Market Trigger

  • Author(s): Suresh Sundaresan, Zhenyu Wang

Do Acquisitions Relieve Target Firms’ Financial Constraints?

  • Author(s): ISIL EREL, YEEJIN JANG, MICHAEL S. WEISBACH

View all

Events

Studies in Economics and Finance

  • Date: December 31, 2013 - December 30, 2014

For more information please see: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/products/journals/journals.htm?id=sef You are very welcome...

CALL FOR PAPERS - 11th Paris December 2014 Finance Meeting

  • Date: March 25, 2014 - December 30, 2014
  • Location: PARIS (FRANCE)

The 11th traditional annual December International Paris Finance Meeting is organized in Paris downtown on December 18, 2014...

Call for papers: 27th Australasian Finance and Banking Conference

  • Date: July 16, 2014 - December 16, 2014
  • Location: Sydney, Australia

The Institute of Global Finance and the School of Banking & Finance at the Australian School of Business, UNSW, Sydney,...

View all

Careers in Finance

Assistant/Associate Professor in...

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Ankara, Turkey

Department of Management at Ipek University, Ankara, Turkey invites applications for faculty positions in finance beginning...

Assistant Professor of Finance

  • Location: Austin, Texas

University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business Department of Finance Assistant Professor of Finance The Department of...

Tenured Associate Professor or Full...

  • Location: College Station, Texas

Texas A&M University College Station, Texas Tenured Associate Professor or Full Professor of Finance The Department of...

Non Tenure Track Faculty Position...

  • Location: College Station, Texas

Successful candidates will have demonstrated excellence in teaching and must be capable of teaching intermediate-level and...

View all

Subscribe to Jobs RSS

Top Articles:

Call for Submissions

Submit a paper.

Advertisement

Social Media

Latest Tweets

Site Footer

View Mobile Version