Southwestern Finance Association

Conference dates

03 Mar 2022 - 05 Mar 2022


New Orleans, LA.



61st Annual Meeting
New Orleans, LA
March 3 - March 5, 2022
Submission Deadline: October 1, 2021
Submission: Now Open

The Southwestern Finance Association invites you to submit papers and proposals to present at the 61st Annual Meeting. Research papers covering all aspects of finance and financial education are invited for consideration in the program. We also invite proposals for panel discussions and tutorials. Academicians, practitioners, and others with an interest in finance are invited to attend and participate in the meeting.

Submission. Please submit research papers and proposals at this link:
Active Southwestern Finance Association membership is required for any paper, proposal or workshop submissions. The link to the association membership page is
• Research papers should be in PDF format. Completed papers are encouraged and will receive preference over proposals.
• Research proposals must include a clear description of the primary issues, a review of the literature, and description of the data and methodology. Research proposals should be in PDF format and not exceed six pages in length.
• Panel, tutorial, or workshop proposals may be submitted to the Program Chair. Special session submissions must also complete the participation form on the SWFA website.
• Paper presenters are assigned to serve as a discussant for a paper in the same session.

Awards. Continuing with SWFA's tradition of recognizing research excellence, monetary prizes will be awarded for outstanding papers. SWFA will also provide awards for outstanding doctoral student papers.

Doctoral students. In recent meetings, over 80 Ph.D. students from 20 countries presented their papers at the conference, attended special sessions designed for doctoral students, and networked with colleagues from all over the world. There will be a stipend for Ph.D. students attending and presenting papers at the conference.m

Registration. All presenters, discussants, session chairs, and panel members must be registered with SWFA.

Contact: Dr. Bill Hudson, 2022 Vice-President and Program Chair
Primary Email: