Doctoral Tutorial


The EFA 2017 Annual Meeting also gives younger researchers the opportunity to present their papers at the one-day EFA Doctoral Tutorial that will be held on Wednesday August 23, 2017. This annual educational event is organized by the chairs, Frans de Roon, Esther Eiling, Gyöngyi Lóranth and Kristian Miltersen. This event is sponsored by Nasdaq Educational Foundation and CQA.


Latest updates and program will be posted on the EFA Doctoral Tutorial website available here.


The submission to the Doctoral Tutorial is closed.


Doctoral Tutorial

The EFA Doctoral Tutorial is held in a collaborative and friendly atmosphere. The selected papers will be distributed well in advance to facilitate lively discussions and questions from student and faculty participants alike. To enhance the collegiality of the tutorial, participants are expected to attend the entire event. In addition, a student whose paper is accepted for the Doctorial Tutorial is also expected to serve as a discussant for one of the papers. All participants will receive a certificate of participation for presenting their papers at the EFA 2017 Doctoral Tutorial.

Additionally, as part of the Doctoral Tutorial event, all the participants are invited to a group dinner together with the faculty participants and the sponsors of this event. The dinner will take place the previous night on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.

Please note that this is a closed session for PhD students selected by the chairs to present their research. Interested observers must obtain permission in advance from the organizers in order to be admitted to this special session. Please contact the EFA Executive Secretary for more details (ene [dot] kannel [at] eiasm [dot] be).

Doctoral Tutorial Grant

Thanks to the generosity of Nasdaq Educational Foundation, EFA is able to give grants to participants and observers coming from CEE countries or other economically disadvantaged regions.

Authors of papers presented at the EFA 2017 Doctoral Tutorial will receive a stipend of EUR 1,000. This should help to cover travel costs and registration to the EFA Annual Meeting.

EFA Doctoral Tutorial Paper Prizes

The best paper presented at the 2017 EFA Doctoral Tutorial will be recognized with the Best Doctoral Tutorial Paper Prize sponsored by Nasdaq Educational Foundation. In addition, one of the presenters will be invited to present his/her work at the Chicago Quantitative Alliance (CQA) Fall Conference 2017 to be held in Chicago September 13-14, 2017.

Doctoral Tutorial Chairs

Frans de Roon, Tilburg University, The Netherlands, F [dot] A [dot] deRoon [at] uvt [dot] nl            
Esther Eiling, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands, E [dot] Eiling [at] uva [dot] nl
Gyöngyi Lóranth, University of Vienna, Austria, gyoengyi [dot] loranth [at] univie [dot] ac [dot] at
Kristian Miltersen, Copenhagen Business School, krm [dot] fi [at] cbs [dot] dk

Further Information about the Doctoral Tutorial

Latest updates on the participants and program will be posted on the EFA Doctoral Tutorial website available here.
Contact: EFA/EIASM Administrative Coordinator, Marion Hebbelynckmarion [dot] hebbelynck [at] eiasm [dot] be