INSTITUTE OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

07-10-16

The Second Conference of the Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance – Europe, entitled “Understanding Innovation, Entrepreneurial Ventures and Finance in Europe and the World” will be held in Stuttgart, Germany 16-17 March 2017.

The Conference will be organized be the HERMES-partner University of Hohenheim. Prior to the conference, a Ph.D. Workshop for junior researchers takes place at the University of Hohenheim on 15 March 2017.

You can find the Call for Papers here: Call for Papers
 

For more information about the conference, please visit the conference website: www.aef2017.uni-hohenheim.de or contact us ataef2017@uni-hohenheim.de.

Call for Papers

European Joint Conference 2017

of the Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance (Europe)

and the Academy of Behavioral Finance and Economics

“Understanding Innovation, Entrepreneurial Ventures and Finance in Europe and the World”

16-17 March 2017 in Stuttgart, Germany

Ph.D. Workshop

15 March 2017 at the University of Hohenheim

organized by the University of Hohenheim

Venue: L-Bank Stuttgart


 

The aim of this conference is to discuss current research related to issues surrounding the financing of entrepreneurial businesses and innovation, and decision-making of institutions and individuals in the context of behavioral finance. Submissions in all areas of entrepreneurship, innovation, and behavioral finance and economics will be considered.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

– New forms of financing start-ups, young growing firms and innovation

– Start-ups, young growing firms and innovation in a global context

– Characteristics of entrepreneurs and investors / Effect on financing decisions

– Business and financial decision making under risk and uncertainty

– Behavioral portfolio choice of individual and institutional investors

– Investor sentiment, market anomalies – Contribution of different funding sources to innovation and growth

– Interplay among investors / Complexity of the entrepreneurial finance ecosystem

– Processes of firm entry and exit

– Sustainable finance and markets

– The role of trust in investment management, markets, policy and regulation

– Sources of data on entrepreneurial finance and methodological issues

– Behavioral finance based financial risk analysis and applications

– Further issues related to the fields of entrepreneurship, innovation, and behavioral finance and economics

The Second International Conference of the Academy of Entrepreneurial Finance – European Desk is promoted by the Institute of Entrepreneurship by H.E.R.M.E.S. Universities, the Academy of Behavioral Finance and Economics, and the research network INEF (Thematic Network Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Finance).

Conference Chairs

Prof. Tereza Tykvová, University of Hohenheim, Germany Prof. Patrick Roger, EM Strasbourg Business School, University of Strasbourg, France

Keynote Speaker

Prof. Jürgen Huber, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Journal Publications

Accepted papers may be granted a fast-track evaluation for one of the following journals:

– Credit & Capital Markets

– Journal of Entrepreneurial Finance

– Journal of Behavioral Finance & Economics

 

Submission of Papers

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS 11 NOVEMBER 2016

Please submit your full paper at: https://aef2017.uni-hohenheim.de/submission. Early submission is encouraged.

Conference Registration

The registration fee is 350.00 €. For the “early bird”-rate of 300.00 € please register by 17 February 2017. For more information on the conference, travel and accommodation, please check the conference website: https://aef2017.uni-hohenheim.de.

Ph.D. Workshop

THE DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS 11 NOVEMBER 2016

A Ph.D. Workshop on Entrepreneurial Finance will be held at the University of Hohenheim prior to the conference on 15 March 2017. We welcome submissions from Ph.D. students at any stage of their work. Submissions should be either an extended abstract or a full paper. Please indicate your progress toward completion of the thesis.

Special Sessions, Panels or Workshops

Persons or organizations interested in hosting a special session, panel or workshop are invited to submit a letter of interest by 11 November 2016 to aef2017@uni-hohenheim.de.