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  • ISSN: 0022-1090 (Print), 1756-6916 (Online)
  • Editors: Hendrik Bessembinder Arizona State University, USA, Jennifer Conrad University of North Carolina, USA, Mara Faccio Purdue University, USA, Jarrad Harford University of Washington, USA, and Paul Malatesta University of Washington, USA
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The Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis (JFQA) publishes theoretical and empirical research in financial economics. Topics include corporate finance, investments, capital and security markets, and quantitative methods of particular relevance to financial researchers. With a circulation of 3000 libraries, firms, and individuals in 70 nations, the JFQA serves an international community of sophisticated finance scholars—academics and practitioners alike. The JFQA prints less than 9% of the more than 1,000 manuscripts submitted annually. An intensive blind review process and exacting editorial standards contribute to the JFQA’s reputation as a top finance journal.
JFQA COVID Symposium - Watch the recording 

The JFQA hosted a virtual symposium on April 30th featuring eight high-quality papers addressing different subjects related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The symposium recording is available here

The JFQA welcomes Mara Faccio as a Managing Editor

We are pleased to announce that Mara Faccio, Duke Realty Chair in Finance & Professor of Management (Finance) at Purdue University, has accepted our invitation to join us as a Managing Editor of the JFQA, effective August 1, 2020.

As a prolific and highly-cited scholar, Mara is extremely well-qualified for this role. She is currently a Director of the American Finance Association, Research Associate at the NBER and ECGI, and has served as an Associate Editor of the JFQA since 2018.  Mara has also twice won the Sharpe Award for Best Paper in the JFQA.

 We are excited to have Mara bring her expertise and broad scholarship to the JFQA.

Hendrik Bessembinder
Jennifer Conrad
Jarrad Harford
Paul Malatesta

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