Call for Papers - 2019 European Capital Market Institute (ECMI) Annual Conference

ECMI and CEPS are calling for submission of research papers in the areas of fixed income markets and infrastructure investment. The author(s) of the best paper will receive a €5,000 prize and the opportunity to present the findings at the 2019 ECMI Annual Conference in Brussels on 2 October 2019.

Research papers should cover, but are not limited to, one or more of the following topics:

  • Capital markets (development, integration and financial stability)
  • Impact of monetary policies on capital markets
  • Corporate bonds markets (pricing, trading and efficiency)
  • Sovereign debt markets (issuance, liquidity provisions, transaction costs, price formation)
  • Risks and vulnerabilities in fixed income markets
  • Regulation and its impact on corporate and sovereign debt securities markets
  • Private infrastructure finance and investment
  • Sustainable finance (asset allocation by retail and institutional investors