Finance events


We host and jointly organise various events throughout each academic year.

Adam Smith workshops

Asset pricing and corporate finance workshops

The Adam Smith Workshop is a regular event organised jointly by the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), EDHEC Business School, HEC Paris, Imperial College Business School, INSEAD, London Business School, London School of Economics and Political Science, and Saïd Business School (University of Oxford).

The spring 2024 event will take place at London School of Economics, 18-19 April.

Programme committees

Asset pricing

Co-chairs: Adrian Buss (Frankfurt School of Finance & Management and CEPR), Christian Julliard (LSE and CEPR) and Irina Zviadadze (HEC Paris and CEPR).

Members: Frederico Belo (INSEAD and CEPR), Harjoat Bhamra (Imperial College and CEPR), Pedro Bordalo (Saïd Business School), Svetlana Bryzgalova (LBS and CEPR), Laurent Calvet (SKEMA and CEPR), Marco Grotteria (LBS), Christian Heyerdahl-Larsen (BI Oslo), Marcin Kacperczyk (Imperial College and CEPR), Howard Kung (LBS and CEPR), and Raman Uppal (EDHEC and CEPR).

Corporate finance

Co-chairs: Olivier Dessaint (INSEAD and CEPR), Dirk Jenter (LSE and CEPR) and Johan Hombert (HEC Paris and CEPR).

Members: Claire Célérier (University of Toronto and CEPR), Claudia Custodio (Imperial College and CEPR), Mariassunta Giannetti (SSE and CEPR), Xavier Giroud (Columbia and CEPR), Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe (LSE and CEPR), Peter Koudijs (Erasmus and CEPR), Augustin Landier (HEC Paris and CEPR), Steven Ongena (University of Zurich, SFI and CEPR), Marco Pagano (Federico II and CEPR), Jörg Rocholl (ESMT and CEPR), David Thesmar (MIT and CEPR), Victoria Vanasco (CREI and CEPR).

Local committee

Ulf Axelson (LSE), Juanita Gonzalez-Uribe (LSE), Peter Kondor (LSE), Kim Fe Cramer (LSE), Igor Makarov (LSE), Liliana Varela (LSE), Cameron Peng (LSE), Dong Lou (LSE).

Previous workshops

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Macro-finance conference

The annual Macro-finance conference is hosted by Oxford Saïd and the School of Business and Economics at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

The next conference will take place on 20-21 June 2024 at Saïd Business School.

Keynote speakers:

  • Professor Simon Gilchrist, New York University
  • Professor Sir John Vickers, All Souls College, University of Oxford

Invited speakers:

  • to be confirmed


  • Remco Zwinkels
  • Dimitrios Tsomocos
  • Oren Sussman
  • Xuan Wang

If you have any questions about this event, please email

Previous conferences

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OxFIT conference


The annual Oxford Financial Intermediation Theory (OxFIT) conference is hosted at Oxford Saïd.

The 12th OxFIT conference will be held on 16-17 September 2024.


  • Alan Morrison (Saïd Business School)
  • Joel Shapiro (Saïd Business School)

Previous conferences

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