The 24th Annual Conference on

Pacific Basin Finance, Economics,

Accounting, and Management


will be held on 11-12 June, 2016

 at National Chiao Tung University

Hsinchu, Taiwan

Theme of the Conference:

Financial and banking serving industries in Asian and other Pacific basin regions and countries will be discussed. Corporate Social Responsibility, Corporate Governance, Privatization, Risk Management, Asset Pricing, and Financial Accounting will also be covered.

Keynote Speaker: Kose John, New York University, USA

Title: Risk, Innovation and Institutions

Keynote Speaker: Nabil R. Adam, Rutgers University, USA

Title: Big Data and Machine Learning in Finance and Economics

Keynote Speaker: Terry Marsh, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Title: Investor Segmentation, Liquidity and Return Premiums

Special Speaker: Cheng Few Lee, Rutgers University, USA

Title: Evolution of Financial Econometrics and Statistics for the Last Half Century

Conference Organizers:

Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey, USA

National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Foundation of Pacific Basin Financial Research and Development, Taiwan

Conference Co-Organizers:

Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA), National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan

Department of Information Management and Finance, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan


World Scientific Publishing Co.

 Fubon Financial Holding Co., Ltd., Taiwan

Program Co-Directors:

Cheng-Few Lee, Rutgers University, USA

Tian-Shyr Dai, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan  

Program Committee Members

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

Issues of TPP

Corporate Governance

Financial Engineering

Executive Compensation Schemes

Venture Capital

Market Microstructure

Financial Reform after Financial Crisis

Options & Futures

Debt & Equity Markets

Mutual Funds

Bank Risk Management

New Basel Capital Accord


Financial Econometrics

Corporate Finance

Management Information Systems

Financial Accounting & Auditing

Security Analysis & Portfolio Management

Contract Design & Financial Intermediation

Actuarial Science and Insurance

Lessons Learned from 

Bank Failure Management

Financial Market & 

Economic Development

Real Estate Finance &

 Mortgaged-Backed Securities

Asian Stock Markets


Conference Registration Fee:

     Account information

-        US$ 300 Early bird Registration due: 10 May 2016


-        US$ 400 Final Registration Due: 20 May 2016


Important Notes for Publications:

In order to be considered for publication, the author should formally submit her/his paper to Professor Cheng Few Lee, along with a submission fee of US$ 150 (check to be made payable to RQFA). Professor Lee will decide which paper is going to publish in RQFA, RPBFMP, or AQAFA in accordance with the reviewer’s comments. This fee should be sent to the following address:


Professor Cheng-Few Lee

73 Hidden lake drive,

North Brunswick, New Jersey 08902


The paper submission should be sent in a Word or PDF file in English before April 20, 2016 to the following  addresses: and for Prof. Dr. Cheng Few Lee.

Please be noted that only electronic submissions will be accepted.

Key Conference due dates

Submissions Due:20 April 2016

Acceptance notification: 1 May 2016

US$ 300 Early bird Registration due: 10 May 2016

US$ 400 Final Registration Due: 20 May 2016

Conference: 11-12 June 2016

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