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March 24, 2015: Final Week for Early Registration

Register for the Cavalcade by March 31 to pay the early registration fee of $100 for SFS members or $140 for nonmembers. Registration fees increase on April 1! Register online at Cavalcade 2015.

March 18, 2015: Latest Forthcoming Paper

“Do Consumers Choose the Right Credit Contracts?” by Sumit Agarwal, Souphala Chomsisengphet, Chunlin Liu, and Nicholas S Souleles

March 6, 2015: Cavalcade 2015 Program Now Available

The program for Cavalcade 2015 is now available. Check it out on the Cavalcade 2015 web site!

March 5, 2015: New RCFS Issue: March 2015

The new issue of RCFS 4(1) March 2015 has mailed. If you have a subscription, you can also view the issue online here. If you don’t have a subscription, you can still view the Editor’s Choice article for free online!

March 4, 2015: Latest Forthcoming Papers

“The Financial Crisis of 2007-09: Why Did It Happen and What Did We Learn?” by Anjan Thakor

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“Securitization and Banks’ Capital Structures” by Andrés Almazan, Alfredo Martin-Oliver, Jesús Saurina

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.

  • 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

Do Consumers Choose the Right Credit Contracts?

by Sumit Agarwal, Souphala Chomsisengphet, Chunlin Liu, and Nicholas S Souleles

The Financial Crisis of 2007-09: Why Did It Happen and What Did We Learn?

by Anjan Thakor

Securitization and Banks’ Capital Structures

by Andrés Almazan, Alfredo Martin-Oliver, Jesús Saurina