EFA 2014


The European Finance Association (EFA) Annual Meeting will take place in Lugano, Switzerland August 27-30, 2014. The program includes 267 papers, in addition to a Doctoral Tutorial as well as the SFI Industry Forum, a full-day session for industry experts. The conference comprises several social events that serve as excellent networking platforms.

Prof. Francois Degeorge
EFA 2014 Conference Chair
Swiss Finance Institute Professor
Dean of the Faculty of Economics, USI Università della Svizzera italiana (Lugano)


September 1, 2014 - Photos online now!

The EFA 2014 Annual Meeting is now officially over. Thank you to all who participated and attended. You can view the official photos from the conference on the EFA Flickr account. More pictures will be uploaded soon.



August 25, 2014 - Full Program available for viewing

The full program of the EFA 2014 Annual Meeting is now available to view online here. This program will be distributed at the event in hard copy to all participants.


August 22, 2014 - EFA 2014 Registration Closed

Registration for the EFA 2014 Annual Meeting is now closed. You may still register for the SFI Industry Forum (August 29, 2014) here.


August 11, 2014 - Mobile Application

For the first time ever, the EFA 2014 Annual Meeting will have a mobile application to provide support to all participants throughout the entire conference. Read more about all the different features and download it now here!


July 9, 2014 - Venue Map

View all the different venues for the EFA 2014 Annual Meeting conveniently on one map, including the Doctorial Tutorial, all social/evening events, and transportation possibilities to each location.



June 23, 2014 - Academic program now online

The academic program is now online and available for viewing. Please note that this program is tentative and changes in time slots may occur.


May 22, 2014 - Download our Guide to Lugano

Click here to download our Guide to Lugano, a helpful document with travel information, what to do while you're here, restaurant and nightlife recommendations, and much, much more!



May 16, 2014 - We are now on Facebook and Twitter!

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