FTG Spring 2019 meeting at Carnegie Mellon University

May 03 - May 04, 2019

Carnegie Mellon University


Dear FTG Members, Senior Members and Fellows,


The FTG Spring 2019 meeting will be held at Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business, on May 3-4, 2019 beginning at 3:30pm on May 3 and concluding at 4:30pm on May 4.


Paper presentations will be on Saturday, May 4 and will run from 8:30am to 4:30pm. On Friday, May 3, there will be an additional (voluntary) workshop for shorter presentations of early stage research. The Friday workshop will run from 3:30pm to 6:00pm to be followed by a cocktail hour and the traditional FTG small group dinners. Please make your plans accordingly.


Registration and paper submission are now open. Registration is via the FTG website.


The deadline for registration or paper submission is March 15, 2019. For registration, space is limited to 80 people, allocated in a first-come-first-serve fashion. For paper submissions to the session on Saturday, please use the FTG  website to send your submission. If you would like to submit your work for consideration for the early-stage workshop, please email your paper to ftgtepper@gmail.com. Please submit any given paper to only one day, not both.


We have reserved hotel rooms at the­ Hyatt House (Pittsburgh/Bloomfield/Shadyside) (Group Code: G-TFTC) and SpringHill Suites by Marriott (Bakery Square). Both hotels provide convenient access to the Tepper school. The Hyatt House rate is $132 per night and the SpringHill Suites rate is $149 per night. In either case, please reference "CMU-Tepper Finance Theory Conference" when making a reservation and book before April 3, 2019.


All the best,

Selman Erol, Deeksha Gupta, and Ariel Zetlin-Jones