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2021 Academic Research Colloquium

The Center for Financial Planning will host the fifth annual Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines virtually on November 11-12 and 15-16, 2021.

November 11 - 16, 2021

The Academic Research Colloquium for Financial Planning and Related Disciplines will feature paper and poster presentations, invited speakers, interviews for open financial planning faculty positions, and a special session for doctoral students within financial planning programs as well as related research areas.

The steering committee welcomes papers on the following topics that relate directly or indirectly to financial planning practice/financial planning body of knowledge:

  • Financial planning
  • Portfolio choice
  • Behavioral finance
  • Household finance
  • Psychology and human decision-making
  • Financial therapy, literacy and wellness
  • Consumer finance and regulation
  • Human sciences

Submission Process

Please submit your paper or abstract on 2021 Academic Research Colloquium webpage. You will be required to upload a blind copy of the PDF in addition to a regular copy containing author information. The cover page of the regular copy should contain the names, addresses, and institutional affiliations of all authors with one author listed as the primary contact person. The blind copy should not contain any author identifying information on the PDF itself. The cover page of both versions should also list whether the submission should be considered for a paper/poster presentation or panel discussion. Each submission will be reviewed anonymously by at least two peer reviewers. One author from each accepted paper must be registered for the colloquium prior to September 30, 2021. Papers already accepted for publication in a refereed journal will not be considered. It is expected that submitted abstracts result in completed papers before presentation at the colloquium. Authors of accepted papers will also be asked to serve as discussants for other papers.

Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021