Tenth Professional Asset Management Conference (2020)

Tenth Professional Asset Management Conference (2020)

10th Conference on Professional Asset Management 28-29 May, 2020
Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands

The conference will bring together leading academics and industry representatives to discuss recent research on mutual funds, hedge funds, pension funds, private equity funds, exchange traded funds, and other forms of delegated portfolio management.

  • Topics relevant to the conference include, but not limited to, the following:
  • Performance measurement, attribution, and liquidity in asset valuation
  • Investor (client) and manager behavior
  • Conflicts of interest in asset management
  • Institutional trading strategies and investment styles
  • Governance and regulation of investment companies
  • Financial innovation in asset management
  • The role and influence of financial advisors
  • Risk management and sector allocation

The conference will host a limited number of paper presentations with designated discussants and ample time for discussion and interaction.

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Jonathan Berk (Stanford Graduate School of Business)

PAPER SUBMISSION
The submission deadline is 3 February, 2020. Please submit a copy of the paper as a pdf file to pam@rsm.nl.  Authors will be notified about the acceptance of their papers in early April, 2020.

PROGRAMME COMMITTEE
Vikas Agarwal (Georgia State University)             
Nick Bollen (Vanderbilt University)
Nicole Boyson (Northeastern University)
Stephen Brown (New York University & Monash University)
Diane Del Guercio (University of Oregon)
Hao Jiang (Michigan State University)
Bige Kahraman Alper (Oxford University)
Yigitcan Karabalut (Frankfurt School of Finance and Management)
Veronika Krepely Pool (Vanderbilt University)
Bing Liang (University of Massachusetts at Amherst)
Pedro Matos (University of Virginia)
Stefan Ruenzi (University of Mannheim)
Ashish Tiwari (University of Iowa)
Russ Wermers (University of Maryland)

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE AND PROGRAMME CHAIRS
Teodor Dyakov (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Egemen Genc (University of Illinois at Chicago)
Marno Verbeek (Erasmus University Rotterdam)

MORE INFORMATION
Direct questions can be directed to Marno Verbeek (mverbeek@rsm.nl) or pam@rsm.nl

This conference is made possible through financial support from Erasmus University’s Research Excellence Initiative, the Erasmus Research Institute of Management (ERIM), and the Tinbergen Institute.