The 7th Annual
STERN MICROSTRUCTURE MEETING
Friday, May 19, 2017
Stern School, New York
Submissions are invited for the Stern Microstructure Meeting scheduled for Friday, May 19, 2017 at NYU Stern School in New York City, with optional concurrent submission to the Journal of Financial Markets. The program committee is Tarun Chordia, Joel Hasbrouck, Bruce Lehmann, Paolo Pasquariello, and Gideon Saar.
The focus of the program meeting is the economics of securities markets. This includes (but is not limited to) theoretical, empirical, and experimental analyses of: the role of information in the price-discovery process; the definition, measurement, and determinants of liquidity; the costs and benefits of alternate trading mechanisms and market structures; the measurement and control of transactions costs; the role of regulation and the evolution of market design; domestic and international comparisons of trading costs; cross-border listing and trading securities; trading technology and information systems; practical implications of market design for risk management; and financial engineering.
If you are interested in presenting a paper at the meeting, please upload a PDF at the submission website: http://pages.stern.nyu.edu/~jhasbrou/openconf/openconf.php. The deadline for submissions is 11:59 (Eastern US Time), Sunday, March 12. The Salomon Center will cover the expenses of those chosen to present and discuss papers at the meeting (one author's expenses in the case of multiple-authored papers).
Disclosure: Microstructure research derives much of its vitality and relevance from the connections bridging researchers, regulators and practitioners. To outsiders, however, these connections sometimes suggest pathways of influence and bias in our findings, particularly when a connection involves a payment or other benefit (commonly, in our case, data). Our profession is still developing norms and standards in this area. The American Economic Association has a disclosure policy, but the American Finance Association does not. Whatever the status of the formal rules, however, our broader audience expects more transparency. We accordingly advise all submitters to consider the adequacy of their disclosures. The NBER posts guidelines on its website that are thoughtful and reasonable (https://www.nber.org/researchdisclosurepolicy.html).
During the submission process for the Stern Microstructure Meeting,
authors will have option of simultaneously submitting their paper to the
Journal of Financial Markets:
During the submission process for the Stern Microstructure Meeting, authors will have option of simultaneously submitting their paper to the Journal of Financial Markets:
Attendance at the conference is open. All interested persons (certainly including faculty, students, practitioners, and regulators) are welcome to attend.