2024 Napa/Sonoma Finance Conference

Co-hosted by the UC Davis Graduate School of Management and Financial Management Journal

  • March 15, 2024
  • March 16, 2024
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Co-hosted by the UC Davis Graduate School of Management and FMA’s flagship journal, Financial Management, the 2024 FMA Napa/Sonoma Finance Conference will feature high-quality papers from scholars conducting financial research.

The 2024 Conference will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at Beringer Vineyards; conference dinners will be held on Friday, March 15, and  Saturday, March 16.

Program Co-Chairs

  • Joseph Chen, Associate Professor of Finance, UC Davis
  • Shawn Thomas, Professor of Finance, University of Pittsburgh & Editor, Financial Management
  • Ayako Yasuda, Professor of Finance, UC Davis
Joe Chen
Shawn Thomas
Ayako Yasuda

Paper Submissions

Click here to view the Call for Papers.

The paper submission fee is $100 USD. The deadline to submit a paper is Sunday, 19 November 2023. Paper decision notices will be sent by January, 2024. Authors of accepted papers will receive two (2) night hotel accommodations, round-trip airfare (a maximum of $1,500 US) and reimbursement for either a two (2) day rental car or reimbursement for Uber/Lyft from the arrival airport to the conference hotel and return to the airport.

Conference Sponsors

About UC Davis 

The UC Davis Graduate School of Management is focused on preparing the next generation of inspired, results-driven and innovative leaders who are committed to making a positive impact. Its vision as a business school on the rise is to spur new business and job creation, prepare innovative management leaders, and accelerate investment and innovation through strong partnerships with industry.

Every day, the community of faculty, students, alumni and staff is making an impact at Fortune 500 firms, mid-sized companies and promising startups by helping to put new ideas into action.

About Financial Management 

Financial Management, FMA's flagship quarterly journal, significantly impacts financial research and business practice by publishing research of high quality. Effective October, 2023, the Editorial Team will be led by Michael Goldstein, Babson College; Kathleen Kahle, University of Arizona; and Shawn Thomas, University of Pittsburgh.