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Call for Papers: American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers

The American College of Consumer Financial Services Lawyers invite submissions for its 2017 writing competition.  Submissions are due December 1, 2016.  Awards will be given out for best book, best article, chapter, or substantial book review, and best student note or comment.  Eligible entries must discuss a topic related to consumer financial services.

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Topics: Calls for Papers; Consumer & Financial Services Law. 

September 22, 2016 at 11:30 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Conference on Auditing & Capital Markets

The Conference on Auditing and Capital Markets, which will take place October 20-21, 2016 in Washington, DC, invites paper submissions about all aspects of auditing of corporations, as well as the impact of regulation and oversight.  The conference organizers particularly encourage the submission of papers of relevance to projects listed on the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s standard-setting agenda (available by clicking here), economic analysis in standard setting (refer to PCAOB’s Staff Guidance on Economic Analysis in PCAOB Standard Setting, available by clicking here ) and other issues of relevance to the PCAOB’s mission which, under the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, is to protect the interests of investors and further the public interest in the preparation of informative, accurate and independent audit reports.

Send a PDF version of your paper, with a separate title page to facilitate a blind-review, by August 12, 2016 to the Center for Economic Analysis at specifying “PCAOB/JAR Conference” in the subject line.

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Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences & Symposia; Consumer & Financial Services Law.



March 1, 2016 at 5:33 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Consumer Financial Decision Making

The Boulder Summer Conference in Consumer Financial Decision Making, now in its 7th year, is the world’s foremost interdisciplinary conference for discussion of research on consumer financial decision-making. The goal of the conference is to stimulate cross-disciplinary conversation and improve basic and applied research in the emerging area of consumer financial decision-making.

The deadline to submit abstracts for the conference is December 12, 2015. To submit an extended abstract (1 page single spaced pdf), visit the conference website by clicking here and click on the Submit Paper Abstract link. Include all author identifying information on the 1-page abstract, designating the presenting author.

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Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Consumer & Financial Services Law.

December 4, 2015 at 6:18 pm Leave a comment

Call For Papers: 2014 Financial Stability Conference

The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland and the Office of Financial Research are taking research and policy oriented papers for the 2014 Financial Stability Conference to be held December 4-5, 2014.

The conference will focus on research and advance the dialogue on data requirements for macroprudential policy development and implementation, and to disseminate the recent advances in systemic risk measurement and forecasting tools.

Send completed papers or a detailed abstract by email to: by August 1, 2014 and include “FINANCIAL STABILITY CONF” in the subject line. Questions can be directed to Joseph Haubrich at or Stephen Ong at

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Topics: Law and Economics; Consumer & Financial Services Law; Calls for Papers

July 10, 2014 at 8:19 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: Combating Threats to the International Financial System

The New York Law School Law Review is announcing a call for papers to be published in connection with the April 25, 2014 symposium, “Combating Threats to the International Financial System: The Financial Action Task Force.” In addition to addressing the Financial Action Task Force, the Law Review will broadly examine contemporary threats to the international financial system, and how those threats have been responded to in the past, as well as how they should be responded to in the future. For more information on the symposium and details on submissions please go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Conferences and Symposia; Business Law; International Law; Consumer & Financial Services Law

February 19, 2014 at 4:51 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: AALS Fin. Institutions & European Law Sections

The AALS Section on Financial Institutions & Consumer Financial Services and Section on European Law are sponsoring a Call for Papers for their joint program on Friday, January 3, at the AALS 2014 Annual Meeting in New York, New York. The topic of the program and call for papers is “Taking Stock of Post-Crisis Reforms: Local, Global, and Comparative Perspectives on Financial Sector Regulation.” To be considered, papers must be submitted electronically to Saule Omarova at and Peter Lindseth at The deadline for submission is September 3, 2013. Full-time faculty members of AALS member law schools are eligible to submit papers. For more information, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Consumer & Financial Services Law; Business Law

June 28, 2013 at 7:34 pm Leave a comment

Call for Papers: The Journal of Consumer Policy

The Journal strives to continue the interdisciplinary debate on Behavioural Economics and Consumer Policy and will give priority to papers that develop concrete policy implications. Papers have to be submitted before October 1st 2013 and according to the submission and author guidelines available on the journal website. The publication of the Special Issue is scheduled for March 2014 (Vol. 37, No. 1).  For more details, go here.

Topics: Calls for Papers; Consumer & Financial Services Law; International Law

May 28, 2013 at 11:33 pm Leave a comment

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