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February 23, 2015: Editor’s Choice: March

The Editor’s Choice article for March 2015 (issue 4/1) is “Dynamic Investment, Capital Structure, and Debt Overhang ” by Suresh Sundaresan, Neng Wang, and Jinqiang Yang. You can read the article free online here.

February 18, 2015: Registration is Now Open for Cavalcade 2015

You can now register online for the 2015 SFS Finance Cavalcade, which will take place May 17-20, 2015, at the Scheller College of Business at Georgia Tech. Early registration will be $100 for members and $140 for nonmembers. Beginning April 1, the registration rate will increase to $125 for members and $165 for nonmembers. The registration fee will be waived for doctoral students and Georgia Tech faculty. To register, visit the Cavalcade 2015 web site.

December 1, 2014: Cavalcade 2015 Submission Deadline Approaching

There is only one week left to submit your paper to Cavalcade 2015! The deadline for submissions is midnight PST December 8, 2014. To submit, visit Cavalcade 2015.

November 24, 2014: Dual Submission to Cavalcade 2015

Did you know that Cavalcade 2015 features a dual submission option with The Review of Corporate Finance Studies? The submission deadline is December 8, 2014. For details, visit Cavalcade 2015.

November 10, 2014: Submission Period is Now Open for Cavalcade 2015

The Cavalcade 2015 submission period is now open. To submit, please visit Cavalcade 2015. The deadline for submissions is midnight PST December 8, 2014.

Reminder for doctoral students: For papers in which ALL co-authors are doctoral students, the submission fee is waived.

Cavalcade 2015 features dual submission with RCFS! To be considered for dual submission, be sure to select the dual submission with RCFS option while submitting in the online system.

November 4, 2014: Latest Forthcoming Paper

The Costs and Benefits of Clawback Provisions in CEO Compensation” by Mark Andrew Chen, and Daniel Greene, and James Owers

November 3, 2014: Latest Forthcoming Paper

Dynamic Investment, Capital Structure, and Debt Overhang” by Suresh Sundaresan, Neng Wang, and Jinqiang Yang

  • Journal Stats

    (January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2014)

    Turnaround (Mean): 43 days
    Turnaround (Median): 33 days
    Acceptance Rate: 9.4%

  • Citation Impact Factor: 1.000
    Note: This figure was computed by Oxford University Press based on what the impact factor would be if the journal had been indexed by ISI in 2013.
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    The RCFS publishes pages in color! You can include figures for free in the online publication on Oxford University's web page. If you want some or all of the figures to appear in color in the printed version as well, there is a service fee of $300 per figure to cover the journal's costs.

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Forthcoming in the RCFS

The Costs and Benefits of Clawback Provisions in CEO Compensation

by Mark Andrew Chen, and Daniel Greene, and James Owers

Dynamic Investment, Capital Structure, and Debt Overhang

by Suresh Sundaresan, Neng Wang, and Jinqiang Yang

Competition, Managerial Slack, and Corporate Governance

by Limor Golan, Christine A. Parlour, and Uday Rajan

Economic Development and Relationship-Based Financing

by Mariassunta Giannetti and Xiaoyun Yu