Hosted by:
IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Calcutta, IIM Bangalore

About the Conference


The India Finance Conference 2013 (IFC 2013) invites research papers in all areas of finance. The Conference is jointly organized by the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore,and Indian Institute of Management Calcutta.



The papers to be presented at IFC 2013 have been classified into the following broad categories:

  • Asset pricing
  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate Governance
  • Disclosures and Earnings Quality
  • Financial Institutions and Financial Literacy
  • Market Linkages
  • Market Micro-Structure, Derivatives and Regulation

Review process


The manuscripts will be subjected to a blind review process. The decision of the reviewers will be final and binding.

Best Paper Award


The top three outstanding papers will be awarded at the Conference. The first outstanding paper will be awarded $500 while the second and third outstanding papers will be awarded $300 and $200 respectively. These awards will be sponsored by EMERALD PUBLISHING GROUP.

Pre-Conference DOCTORAL STUDENT Tutorials


Tutorial sessions for doctoral students will be conducted on 17 December, 2013. These tutorial sessions will be conducted by Dr. RaviJagannathan (Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University) and Dr. JayanthVerma (IIM Ahmedabad).