Editor’s Choice: September

The Editor’s Choice article for September 2015 (issue 4/2) is “The Financial Crisis of 2007–2009: Why Did It Happen and What Did We Learn?” by Anjan V. Thakor. You can read the article free online here.

Change to Submission Fees and Referee Payments

The fee for submitting to an SFS journal (RAPS, RCFS, or RFS) will be increasing on July 1, 2015. The new submission fee will be $240 for members and $300 for nonmembers.

Accordingly, we’ll also be increasing our referee payments. The new referee payment for an on-time report will be $200, beginning July 1.

Associate Editor Changes

RCFS welcomes the following new Associate Editors to the editorial team:

Philip Bond
Alex Edmans
Radhakrishnan Gopalan
Gregor Matvos

We thank retiring Associate Editors Erwan Morellec and Gordon Phillips for their service.

All changes are effective July 1, 2015.

Winners of the RCFS Awards

The winners of the RCFS Awards were announced at the Awards Reception on Tuesday, May 19, at the SFS Finance Cavalcade Conference. We are pleased to now share the winners:

Best Paper Award
“Is the Stock Market Just a Side Show? Evidence from a Structural Reform” by Murillo Campello, Rafael P. Ribas, and Albert Y. Wang
Prize: $10,000

Referee of the Year
Roman Inderst
Prize: $1000

Congratulations to all our award winners!

For past award history, please visit our Awards page.