Call for Papers for the 23rd Annual Texas Finance Festival (TFF)

Conference dates

28 Oct 2021 - 30 Oct 2021


The University of Texas at Austin


The 23rd Annual Texas Finance Festival (TFF) will be held on October 28-30, 2021 at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center at the University of Texas at Austin. The conference is sponsored by the Department of Finance at the University of Texas at Austin and the Review of Financial Studies (RFS). You are invited to submit papers on any topic in financial economics for the 2021 TFF. You can submit your papers to:

To encourage submissions by more junior researchers, priority for presentation slots will be given to papers submitted by researchers who graduated in or after 2012. The deadline for submissions is July 31, 2021 at midnight CST. The program will be announced in September. To view programs from prior years, please visit the conference website at:

The TFF and the RFS announce a combined submission process. At your choice, your paper submitted to the TFF also will be considered for publication by the RFS free of charge. The rules for this dual submission process are given below. Additional information on the dual submission policy can be obtained at: When submitting the paper, you must explicitly indicate you are interested in consideration by the RFS.

If you have questions, please contact the conference organizers: Laura Starks and Jonathan Cohn.